This course covers the application of a gel polish nail enhancement to the natural nail without extension, providing a smudge proof and longer lasting polish combined with the use of UV technology.
Course modules include:
• Health, safety and hygiene
• Preparation of client and work area
• Client consultation
• Contra-indications and contra-actions
• Gel polish application and removal
• Structure of the nail
• Aftercare advice
Updated June 2020
Students should be qualified in Level 2 Manicure treatments.
Procedure is demonstrated by the tutor, learners will then practice the treatment on their model using a colour and a french gel polish application. Learners will be shown how to remove the gel polish safely and effectively. Learners will be assessed on their practical techniques and by written assessment.
Students will be able to provide a UV gel polish service to their clients. Students may wish to apply for any full or part time beauty course at Gower College Swansea.
Students will be expected to wear full length black trousers, flat black enclosed shoes and a plain black top or tunic.
The purchase of a kit is essential to study on this course - approximate costs are:
Kit - TBC