Nail technicians are employed in a few different settings, such as spas and salons, to groom and paint fingernails. Nail technicians specialize in nail artistry, including painting, airbrushing and polishing of fingernails and toenails. Technicians also perform nail grooming, including nail cleaning and cutting. Nail technicians must keep up to date with the latest nail products, techniques and trends. Nail technicians examine and evaluate the condition and appearance of nails to provide advice on proper nail care. They must be familiar with diseases and disorders of the nails, as well as all safety procedures and techniques for performing nail services.
Interested in becoming a nail technician?
Try one of these courses
- Nail Care Expert Certificate
- Nail Care Short Course Certificate
- Nail Care Proficiency Certificate
- Nail Care Skills Certificate
Last updated: October 25th 2016