Nail Specialty

Today’s trendsetters want to showcase their creativity and technical abilities by mastering the art of manicures and pedicures!

Nail artistry has become a relevant part of the beauty industry and is a necessity for fashion-forward women and men! Whether it’s adding a little glamour to your fingertips for a special occassion or going classic for a big job interview, people are paying close attention to the details.

If you picture yourself creating delicate nail art or the perfect pedicure, Continental School of Beauty can help you have the power of beauty, literally, at your fingertips!

Locations: Rochester, Syracuse

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What You’ll Learn

Students in Continental School of Beauty’s 250-hour Nail Specialty program learn the latest techniques and trends to help keep them on the cutting edge of what clients want. The program may be completed in as little as 2 months. Our team of supportive educators has your back and will help you prepare for the State Board.

Coursework includes practical instruction in:

  • Manicure and Pedicure Treatments
  • Electric Filing
  • Nail Art
  • Acrylic and Gel Nail Techniques
  • Fabric Wraps
  • Nail and Skin Disorders
  • Client Analysis
  • Retail Management

We offer the freedom of flexibility with schedules available to fit many needs

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Some clients are looking for the manicure of the moment while others choose to keep it classic with the traditional french manicure. Whatever your clients’ nail needs are, Continental stays up-to-date on the latest trends.

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Possible Career Paths

Clients are as loyal to their nail technician as they are to their hair stylist.

Graduates of the Nail Specialty program may find career opportunities in spas, cruise ships, resorts, individual nail salons and may even open their own nail shop!

Specialty services in the beauty industry have a variety of career options to choose from.

  • Nail Salon Technician
  • Instructor
  • Manicurist
  • Product Sales Representative
  • Nail Salon Owner/Manager
  • State Board Examiner/Inspector
  • Resort/Cruise Salon Technician

Placement Is Our Priority

Career Services

Graduates of Continental’s Nail Specialty program are building their beauty careers and book of clients with confidence. You could be a Continental School of Beauty success story too! Contact us today to learn more.


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