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TROPICAL POPICAL CERTIFICATE IN NAIL ARTISTRY

If you want to make your nail dreams come true, this is the high school for you! After this course we believe you’ll be a qualified nail artist rather than just a nail technician (although you’ll be both!)Your educator, Niamh turns out some of the finest nails Dublin has ever seen on a daily basis in Tropical Popical. She’s fully qualified to teach you all of her tips and tricks for you to add to your repertoire or indeed start a new one!  
THE COURSES
We’ve created a curriculum that can be taken in parts or you can do the whole thing in one go. So if you’re looking for a professional course to learn a new skillset or if you’re just looking to upskill, come join us and become an amazing (tropical) nail artist.
Course 1: 10.00-17.00
Tropical Popical Certificate in Mani & Pedi (1 day) €150

Course includes:

  • Anatomy of the Nail
  • Tools, what they do and technique
  • Product knowledge
  • Hygiene, salon sterilisation and sanitation, contamination
  • Nail diseases and disorders and how to deal with them
  • Client care
  • Client consultation
  • Mani and Pedi treatments including shaping, cuticle care, massage
  • Paint including colour and French
  • Demos
  • Homecare
Course 2: 10.00-12.30
Tropical Popical Certificate in Gel Polish (1/2 day) €100
Course includes:
  • Product knowledge including Gelish specifics
  • Client consultation
  • Tools
  • Shaping
  • Nail prep and care
  • Gel polish application
  • Demos
  • Gel polish removal
  • Homecare
Course 3: 13.30-18.00
Tropical Popical Certificate in Nail Art (1/2 day) €100
Course includes:
  • How to use tools and products
  • Techniques and skills
  • Applying techniques
  • Combining techniques
  • Gaining inspiration
  • Breaking down intricate pieces
  • Demos
  • Expert tips and tricks
Course 4: 10.00-17.00
Tropical Popical Certificate in Gel Extensions & Refills (3 days) €350
Course includes:
  • Gel theory
  • Product knowledge
  • Industry knowledge
  • Tools
  • Demos
  • Client consultation
  • Natural nail care
  • Nail prep
  • Tip application
  • Shaping
  • Gel application, both natural and French
  • Nail structure
  • Gel polish application
  • Gel vs Acrylic
  • Homecare
  • Refills: Consultation, reshape, rebalance, lifting removal, nail prep, refill theory, reasons for lifting, homecare
Course 5:  
Tropical Popical Certificate in Nail Artistry -all of the above (5 days) €600  

Course includes all the above.
You will need a kit for this course and they are available to purchase for €170. 
All certificates are recognized by the Associated Irish Therapists.  You will need a hand model for all courses (how very Zoolander).