Gel Polish Home Courses

gelpolishThe demand for gel polish from client in salons, spas and nail bars is as high as it has ever been.  It is easy to understand why:

  • You can apply it very quickly.
  • Very durable, it does not wear or chip for at least two weeks.
  • It is the perfect polish for natural nails or extension alike.
  • And it as a beautiful glossy finish.

Essential Nails

If you would like to learn and become qualified in applying gel as a polish but don’t have the time, or would prefer not, to attend classes you will be please to learn there is another way. A method of learning which is becoming increasingly popular (currently the most popular way to learn and obtain gel and acrylic enhancment qualification): learning from home.

Essentialnails are the leading provider of distance learning in nail technology in the UK and are the only ones to have the qualifications recognised by The Guild Of Beauty Therapists. This home course is designed to be flexible enough to suit the most busy lifestyle. You can take as long as you like to complete it and everything is included in the pack to learn, master and become qualified in applying gel nail polish.


How Does It Work?

If you have not ordered a course previously from you need to order the full version (which included their unique training hand). Once you receive your pack which includes an instructional DVD you are ready to begin.

What Will It Teach Me?

  • How to safely use the UV box.
  • How the polish actually works.
  • Preparation.
  • How to apply it perfectly in drench and solid colour using the training hand.
  • How to apply and remove the polish on a live model.

The course does not cover health, sanitation and hygiene however, so to start you will need to have completed training which has this included such as their gel or acrylic tip overlay, manicure, acrylic sculpt or fibreglass tip courses.

Many who are new to nails learn this and another system (which includes health, hygiene and sanitation) as part of a package. You can choose from their Manicure/Pedicure or  Gel Tip and Overlay to go with this one. Order these an you will not only be learning to popular systems but saving money too.


What Will I Receive On Completion

Once you have sent you work back to and they are of a sufficient standard you will be issued with a diploma in this enhancement enabling you to become insured and charge paying clients