This program blends the Nail Technology and Facial Specialist curriculum to provide valuable training in both specialties. The Nail and Facial Specialist program provides training in scientific principles and fundamentals related to the structure and function of the skin and nails. The curriculum also includes the proper procedures behind the use of skin care techniques including hair removal, waxing, basic therapeutic massage techniques, aromatherapy, and make-up artistry. The student receives instruction and gains practice in all phases of nail artistry including manicuring, pedicuring and use of the chemicals and products used in the nail specialty profession. Students learn business and clients development techniques and examine the rules and laws essential for the Nail and Facial Specialist in the State of Florida. The graduate can demonstrate communication skills and can apply professional and appropriate ethics to all areas of the job. The Board of Cosmetology requires a Full Specialty registration after graduation. The Full Specialist Registered graduate is prepared for entry-level employment in nails and skin care.
Pharmacy Technology, AS Degree - North Florida Institute