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Career Profile: Manicurist

It is a known fact that some people like sexy looking nails. A manicure is a cosmetic beauty treatment for the fingernails and hands. A manicurist is the person who works to provide the manicuring service.

Not only women are interested in beautifying their nails, some men are interested as well. However, the bulk of the customers are usually females.

A manicurist’s arsenal may include the following equipments:

Nail file
Cuticle trimmer
Nail buffer
Nail polish
Nail polish remover
Cotton balls or cotton swabs
Nail trimmers
hand cream

The job scope may involve the following:

1. Removing old nail polish.
2. Cutting, filing and buffing nails.
3. Applying hand cream
4. painting the nail
5. Applying base coat
6. Polishing nails.
7. making art flowers

This is typically a female-based career. This job is found mainly in nail saloons.