Nail technicians provide manicure and pedicure services to clients at salons, spas and barber shops. These services include filing, cleaning, trimming, polishing and repairing fingernails and toenails. Nail technicians a... More » Beauty & Fashion Nail Care

Schools that offer online nail technician training include The Academy of Nail Design, MediNail Learning Center, and Mirage Spa Education. The Academy of Nail Design, which has been internationally a... More » Business & Finance Careers Career Aspirations

A nail technician test includes questions such as, "Where should you store sanitized implements?" and, "What does it mean if an acrylic liquid is odorless?" Test questions also ask about common infections in salons, haza... More » Education Standardized Tests

Most nail salons provide pedicures to men as well as women. However, there are some salons that cater specifically to men. Nail salons that exclusively provide services to male clients are typically located in large metr... More » Beauty & Fashion Nail Care

Some popular nail designs used in nail salons include polka dots, glitter, swirls and ombre paint, notes CoverGirl. Nail artists can freehand the design or place tape on the nail to create the designs. More » Beauty & Fashion Nail Care

Glitter acrylic powder is a sparkly powder nail technicians add to regular polishes to create shimmering effects. It consists of a glitter substance mixed with a clear or chocolate-colored acrylic powder. More » Beauty & Fashion Nail Care

In order to become a licensed nail technician, first attend and graduate from a state-licensed school. Each state has a particular requirement for a number of instructional hours needed before a person is eligible to bec... More » Beauty & Fashion Nail Care