Esthetics & Nail Specialty

For the ultimate multi-tasker, learning one skill is not always enough to satisfy your passion.

A beauty professional with multiple skills helps open a wider variety of opportunities. Continental School of Beauty’s Esthetics & Nail Specialty program combines two successful programs into one with lessons in both skin and nails. Both Estheticians and Nail Technicians use their training, creativity, and personality to connect with clients and help them look and feel their best. These two services are incredibly complementary. Professionals who are able to offer a selection of high-end skin and nail care services may find increased employment opportunities and enjoy higher client retention.

Locations: Rochester, West Seneca, Syracuse

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What You’ll Learn

The Esthetics & Nail Specialty 800-hour program includes training in the core skills of both professions with a strong focus on the spa industry. Guided by experienced professionals, graduates of the program are equipped with the skills, techniques, and training to help them become highly qualified spa beauty professionals. This program can be completed in as few as 6 months and offers full-time day programs on all campuses. Coursework covers topics that include:
  • Manicures & Pedicures
  • Acrylic, Gel, & Fiberglass Nails
  • Skin & Body Treatments
  • Temporary Hair Removal
  • Facials
  • Makeup
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Come get to know us, learn all about our programs, take part in a Q & A with Admissions and Financial Aid and more!

cima logo You will love the way you learn at Continental School of Beauty! All students in the Esthetics & Nail Specialty program are provided access to Milady’s CIMA digital learning platform, which offers a fun, flexible, and enjoyable learning experience. The digital technology works with in-class instruction and provides convenient access to course materials and helps prepares students for state licensure. To learn more about digital learning at Continental click here. cosmetology tools

Possible Career Paths

Career opportunities for graduates of our dual program offer flexible options to choose from.
  • Skin Care Specialist
  • Spa Owner / Manager
  • Product Sales Representative
  • Beauty Blogger / Writer
  • Nail Care Artist
  • Makeup Artist

If you are a true multi-tasker, Continental School of Beauty’s Esthetics & Nail Specialty program might be just right for you. Contact us today or fill out the online form and we’ll contact you!

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