Qualification

Introduction

Interests

  • Hair, Beauty & Complementary Therapies

Why take this course?

Develop an understanding of the techniques and approaches needed to provide effective and healthy hand care. Learning about these treatments is a great way to enhance your own personal beauty regime and is also a great means of relaxation which can help increase your confidence and self-esteem.

This course is for those with a keen interest in manicure and a willingness to undertake self-study and practice at home.

Please note that this course is for interest only and does not sufficiently qualify learners for professional practice in beauty or complementary therapies.

What you will experience

You will learn basic anatomy and physiology of the nails, as well as hygiene and health & safety practices related to manicure. You will also learn basic massage and nail polishing techniques.

This course explores:

  • Filing and shaping fingernails correctly
  • Pushing back cuticles neatly and safely
  • Performing a soothing hand massage
  • Professional polish application