*Please come to class with 1 hand free of product on your nails or a practice hand to work on. You will also need to bring a curing lamp (either UV or LED), a table light and an extension cord. Gemini Cosmetics will provide a product kit that you get to keep. Course Description:: DAY 1:: LE 101 :: The Light Elegance Total Tour The Light Elegance Total Tour is a demonstration class that will take you through an in depth journey of the entire Light Elegance product line using the Light Elegance Catalog. You won’t just see the products, you will learn when to use them, in what combination and why. We’ll also talk about the intricate chemistry of several products so you will know exactly what to do as a quality nail professional. These are the tools of your trade and you must know how to use them perfectly and professionally. The second section of this class Darcy will thoroughly demonstrate the products and you can ask questions as each step is happening. You’ll learn the Light Elegance way to prep a nail, how to manage self-leveling gels and how to remove gel if too much product is applied—all the basic and essential “1-2-3’s” a nail tech needs to know. The Light Elegance Total Tour becomes your solid foundation to a successful career. You will leave this class knowing how versatile the Light Elegance product line is and how to be successful with it.
You will receive a Certificate of Completion, will earn Light Elegance University credit for LE 101, will become eligible to take LE 201 and will be one step closer to earning your LEU Bachelor’s Degree.
LE 201 :: Professional Shaping & Extensions The Professional Shaping & Extensions course covers popular nail shapes and the LE recommended techniques for each shape. For nail shapes that require extending the nail, Darcy will demonstrate extending the nail using both forms and tips. The LE 201 class is “hands on” so be prepared to dive in, have fun and finish the class with a newfound confidence for creating fabulous nail extensions.
You will receive a Certificate of Completion, will earn Light Elegance University credit for LE 201 and will be another step closer to earning your LEU Bachelor’s Degree. DAY 2:: LE 301 :: Let's Get Colorful & Play Art class Featuring the latest and greatest in Light Elegance nail art - Fast, fun and simple is the name of the game for techs looking to increase the value of their services. And the simple designs taught in this class will have you doing just that. You’ll get an introduction to the amazing LE Gel Paints and, of course, learn some tricks with LE Glitter Gels. This class is designed to have your clients wearing the latest, flashiest, most attractive nail art. Darcy will maximize the fun, be creative and show the trendiest designs for you to “wow” your clients with.
You will receive a Certificate of Completion, earn one elective credit to the Light Elegance University and will be one step closer to earning your LEU Bachelor’s Degree.
LE 401 :: Senior Seminar & Evaluation After taking LE 101, LE 201 and any elective LE 300 class, you are ready for the big dance. The LE 401 Senior Seminar is for advanced students who are well versed in the LE product line, can produce a consistently shaped and extended nail and are serious about furthering their career and technical ability. During this hands-on class, you will work closely with LEU Dean of Students, Darcy Olin to troubleshoot problems, share innovative techniques and produce finished nails of world-class quality.
You will receive a Certificate of Completion, will earn Light Elegance University credit for LE 401, and are ready for the final exam. You are now only one step away from earning your LEU Bachelor’s Degree! Darcy will give you all the details at the end of class.