Dailyduties include providing nail and hand services to customers, suchas basic manicures, artificial nails, gel nails, hand massages,hot-oil therapy, nail fills, nail repair, nail wraps and nailpolishing.
Pedicures and the application of acrylic toenails mayalso be performed.
Manicure technicians examineand evaluate the condition and appearance of nails to provideadvice on proper nail care. They must be familiar with diseases anddisorders of the nails, as well as all safety procedures andtechniques for performing nail services.
They use sterilizationequipment and must know how to properly sterilize and sanitizetheir tools. Manicurists ensure safety procedures are followedwhile performing manicures or pedicures.