VIII Advanced Nail Techniques

TEA Units of Study: TEKS "Knowledge and skills" subsections covered:

A. Applying acrylic nails B. Applying nail tips C. Applying dipped nails D. Applying gel nails E. Applying a wrap technique to the nails F. Performing nail art

  • (1) The student consolidates the employability characteristics of a successful worker in the workplace.
    • (C) review technical knowledge and skills required to be successful in careers in the human services area
    • (D) assess time-management principles and techniques to achieve objectives and effectively serve clients
    • (E) create and maintain records, including electronic records, of client services using safeguarding procedures to store and retrieve personal care client information
  • (2) The student consolidates academic skills to satisfy the requirements of cosmetology.
    • (B) merge principles of chemistry, explaining the composition, structure, and properties of substances and of chemical processes to provide a broad range of personal care services
    • (C) design needed services based on the basic principles of human anatomy in order to provide needed personal care services
  • (3) The student implements rules and regulations established by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation.
    • (A) apply and defend emergency policies and procedures regarding health and safety
    • (B) evaluate risks, including potentially hazardous situations, to maintain a clean record of safety when providing personal care services
    • (C) perform and complete all practical requirements as required by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation or the governing body


  • Milady’s Standard: Cosmetology, Cengage Learning, Inc./Delmar Learning, 2004 – Chapters 25, 27, 28

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