Light Elegance University

Do you use Light Elegance products?  Or are you interested to know our products better?

THEN THE LIGHT ELEGANCE UNIVERSITY IS FOR YOU!

Jo Wickens is the Light Elegance educator for Devon (and South West) and is proud to offer this complete programme.

 

What is the Light Elegance University?

The Light Elegance University is a unique concept in which we ensure that you will achieve a higher level knowledge through various educational modules. After completing all the modules as well as participating and succeeding in the exam you will receive an “Award of Excellence” and you will then have earned the right to call yourself a Master Light Elegance Nail Technician.

Who is the Light Elegance University for?

Light Elegance is for any professional nail technician who is interested in Light Elegance products or already uses Light Elegance and who is looking for more knowledge and recognition of their skills, technique and self-confidence.

 

WELCOME TO THE LIGHT ELEGANCE UNIVERSITY!

I am extremely proud to offer you this unique programme!

All courses priced here are for group sessions and are held in my training studio in Newton Abbot, Devon.

I can accommodate private 1-2-1 classes, along with staff training in my studio or within your location (other charges apply for these, please enquire for further information)

 

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SWITCH & APPLICATION WORKSHOP

Conversion Class 

(Module 1 & Gel Trial Kit Included)

This course takes you through the product knowledge for the full range of Light Elegance Gels.

You will be taught on the application of each product during the practical parts of the lessons. This class is completely tailored to your current skill level, so is a perfect start to the Light Elegance classes, including converting from acrylic or another nail system. 

At the end of the course you will have full knowledge of all Light Elegance products and the correct methods of application.

The course includes a full student handbook and a Gel Trial Kit.

The course has a Certificate on completion.

Because of the in depth course content you are also issued with Light Elegance Module 1 University Certificate, setting you on your journey for your Light Elegance Bachelor’s Degree.

– Model required: None (you work on yourself) – Duration: Full Day

Price £225 per student

This can be booked as a 1-2-1 or as a group for salon staff. 

Please email jo.wickens@lighteleganceuk.com to arrange a training date for this class.


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FREE INTRO TO LE WORKSHOP

MODULE 1

During this introductory workshop, you will receive a detailed product presentation. We guide you through the Light Elegance University Course and the Various Modules. You will also receive the detailed product guide.

After completing this module you will be under no obligation to purchase further products or under any obligation to continue with further modules

– Model required: none – Duration: 2 hours Max

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MORE THAN BASICS

MODULE 2

ANATOMY, PATHOLOGY, HYGIENE, CHEMISTRY & LIGHT ELEGANCE SOAK OFF P+ GEL POLISH

As a Nail Technician it is imperative that you are aware of the anatomy of the hand, fingers and nails. In addition, a good knowledge of Pathology (nail infections) is also very important to properly exercise your profession. You want to know after all everything that you are doing is correct. Here at the Light Elegance University we also like to go one step further……..Chemistry! Do you really know what gel comprises of? And how the curing process works?

P+ is our Soak Off gel (gel nail polish) from Light Elegance. In this module we discuss the product knowledge as well as the step by step application for this treatment.

Products Required: P+ Top Coat, P+ Base Coat, P+ Glitter Gel Polish, P+ Colour Gel Polish, Cuticle Oil, Cuticle Pusher & Nipper, Duster Brush, Cleansing Wipes, Cleanser, Perfect File, Foamie, LED/UV Lamp

– Model required: none – Duration: 3 hours max

Price £90

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NEW SET & PERFECT FRENCH

MODULE 3

THE CORRECT COMPOSITION OF THE NAIL ON A NEW SET WITH A PERFECT SMILE LINE

Do you hear sometimes names that you do not know? Apex, Convex, Lower Arch, Upper Arch, Concave? All this is to do with the structure of the nail.

In this training we go to the core of a perfectly prepared natural nail, the right tip choice by analysing the nail shape, beautiful deep smile line, correct structure and correct filing techniques.

Recommended Products Required: Natural Curve or Clear Stiletto tips, Airbond/VitaPrime, Tack/Powerbond, Super Shiny, Nail Glue, Cuticle Oil, Cuticle Pusher & Nipper, Duster Brush, Cleansing Wipes, Cleanser, 1 Step Pink or Cover Pink, Perfect White, Clear Gel (One of these: Cool, Builder, Extreme or Fibre), Oval #4 Brush, Smile Line Brush, Z File 150 & 180, Perfect File, Foamie, LED/UV Lamp

– Model required: None (you work on yourself) – Duration: 3 hours max.

Price £90

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REFILL & PERFECT COLOUR

MODULE 4

UPDATING AN ARTIFICIAL NAIL APPLICATION, APPLICATION OF A COLOUR GEL AND SOME MARKETING. THEN YOU CAN COMFORTABLY GET STARTED!

How to sell your services? We help you with tips!

We continue this module with the infill of a grown nail. How do you thin a nail correctly? Is it necessary to remove all the product? We focus again on the correct structure and correct filing techniques so that your speed increases.

In addition we will focus on perfect colour application. This module will give you great confidence!

Recommended Products Required: Colour Gel, Glitter Gel, Airbond or VitaPrime, Tack or Powerbond, Super Shiny, Cuticle Oil, Cuticle Pusher & Nipper, Duster Brush, Cleansing Wipes, Cleanser, “Base” Gel (one of these: 1 Step, Cool, Extreme, Builder, Fiber), Clear Gel (One of these: Cool, Builder, Extreme or Fibre), Oval #4 Brush, Polish Brush, Z file 100 & 150 & 180, Perfect File, Foamie, LED/UV Lamp

– Model required: none (you work on yourself – Duration: 3 hours max.

Price £90

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5TH NOVEMBER 2018 10AM-1PM

SCULPTING - NAIL FORMS & NAIL BED EXTENSIONS

MODULE 5

REVERSE FRENCH TECHNIQUE & APPLICATION OF FORMS

An extension using nail forms is not only firm but also looks much more natural. We teach you different ways to place your form as well as how to create sculpted extensions. In addition we show you how to build a reverse French nail and show you how to create the smile line in different ways! A real must and interesting module!

Recommended Products Required: VitaPrime or Airbond, Powerbond or Tack, Super Shiny, Cuticle Oil, Cuticle Pusher & Nipper, Duster Brush, Nail Forms, Cleansing Wipes, Cleanser, Natural Fibre, Cosmetic Pink Builder, French Tip, Perfect White, Soft Pink Extreme, Oval #4 Brush, Smile Line Brush, Z File 150 & 180, Perfect File, Foamie. LED/UV Lamp

– Model required: none (you work on yourself) – Duration: 3 hours max.

Price £90


 

19TH NOVEMBER 2018 10AM-1PM

SPECIAL SHAPES

MODULE 6

MEET THE NAIL SHAPES

As a nail technician we must sometimes venture out of our “comfort zone” and try something new. In this module we will use forms creating bold artificial nails such as: stilettos, baby stilettos, ballerina, almond etc.…. And of course we will teach you how to create a number of these using forms.

Recommended Products Required: Colour Gel, Glitter Gel (optional), Airbond or VitaPrime, Tack or Powerbond, Super Shiny, Cuticle Oil, Cuticle Pusher & Nipper, Duster Brush, Nail Forms, Cleansing Wipes, Cleanser, Natural Fibre, Soft Pink Extreme, Cosmetic Builder Pink, Clear Gel (One of these: Cool, Builder, Extreme or Fibre), Oval #4 Brush, Smile Line Brush, Z File 150 & 180, Perfect File, Foamie, LED/UV Lamp

– Model required: none (you work on yourself) – Duration: 3 hours max.

Price £90


3RD DECEMBER 2018 10AM-1PM

ART & PLAY

MODULE 7

 

LET’S GET PLAYFUL WITH NAIL ART!

Now with Light Elegance products you can get creative. Gel paint, pigments…in this module you can create quick and imaginative nail art that you can immediately get to work in your salon.

Recommended Products Required: Display tips of your choice to work on, White Gel Paint, Sugars (optional), Pretties pigments (can be Primary, Effect or Premium), Silver Rainbow, Chrome, Top Gloss, Super Shiny, Duster Brush, Sponges (make-up wedges), Cleansing Wipes, Cleanser, 1 Step Clear, Foamie, LED/UV Lamp

– Model required: none (you work on yourself) – Duration: 3 hours max.

Price £90


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THE BIG FINALE

THE BIG EXAM!

This is the Big Day! The final exam is here.

We start first with a verbal exam where the student will be asked to talk about certain products for 1 minute each, we then go onto a written exam where we would expect you to have a good knowledge of anatomy, pathology, chemistry and Light Elegance products.

Finally, you will start the practical assessment where you will have to demonstrate to us different techniques along with the use of forms and tips. The content of this part of the exam is only notified at the time of the exam!

In order to take the final exam you must have attended all of the modules. After each module you will receive a certificate of completion.

– Model required: none (you work on yourself) – Duration: 3 hours max.