A Nail Specialty Program as Creative and Committed as You Are

Nail Specialty

Is the beauty world calling your name?

Do you have a creative side waiting to be unleashed?
Our Nail Technology school could be for you!

Cosmetology Education

Nail Salons are Becoming Increasingly Popular in
New York City!

Ready to Become an Entrepreneur?

Do you have a passion for nail art and want to find a way to unleash your creativity? Are you looking for a career outside the traditional nine-to-five job? American Beauty School’s Nail Specialty Program might just be for you!

As a nail technician, you can be in control of your schedule. And a great first step is to find a Nail Specialty program that fits your goals.

Located in the Bronx, American Beauty School (ABS) is your local beauty school campus! We have served students from the Bronx, Westchester, Queens, and Yonkers, NYC and more. Begin your journey with ABS today!

What You Can Learn:
  • Anatomy and physiology of the nail, hand, arm, foot, and leg
  • Basics of chemistry and electricity
  • Nail structure, shape, and growth
  • Safety, awareness, control, and sanitation
  • Manicuring for men and women
  • Types of massages for the arm, hand, foot, and leg
  • Pedicuring
  • Tip application, design, and removal
  • UV and LED gel, liquid, and powder application
  • Nail art

But it doesn’t stop there! American Beauty School is committed to preparing students to become licensed and teaching business skills that can help them launch a potentially rewarding and successful career.

There are a variety of opportunities for nail technicians out of the salon. Check these out:

  • Nail Salon Owner
  • Influencer
  • Celebrity nail artist
  • Freelancing for photoshoots or video shoots
  • On-site service nail tech for events, individuals, or stores
  • Beauty blogger
  • Nail Instructor
  • And much more
For A Beautiful Education™

Follow Your Passion

Course Material

In addition,  Our Classes will be using the Milady Standard Nail Technology course materials which is packed with new and updated information on several important topics. The Milady Course Material will cover:

  1. History and Career Opportunities
  2. Life Skills
  3. Your Professional Image
  4. Communicating for Success
  5. Infection Control: Principles and Practices
  6. General Anatomy and Physiology
  7. Skin Structure, Growth, and Nutrition
  8. Nail Structure and Growth
  9. Nail Disorders and Diseases
  10. Basics of Chemistry
  11. Nail Product Chemistry Simplified
  12. Basics of Electricity
  13. Manicuring
  14. Pedicuring
  15. Electric Filing
  16. Nail Tips and Wraps
  17. Monomer Liquids and Polymer Powder Nail Enhancements
  18. UV and LED Gels
  19. The Creative Touch
  20. Seeking Employment
  21. On the Job
  22. The Salon Business
Learn How To Get Started Today

Stay Local

Located in the Bronx area of New York, our campus is home to students with a quick and convenient commute. Our campus is designed to give our students a place that feels a little like home. Contact us today for a tour!

Get Focused

Our curriculum was created to offer flexibility and prepare students for a successful career. Make beauty your business. Learn about our nail specialty program and see how you can get started today!

Build Your Name

Ready to learn more than just nail tech skills? Business and marketing techniques are essential in today’s social media era. Learn how to market yourself and share your work with the world as part of our nail tech program!


The practice of “nail specialty” means providing services for a fee or any consideration or exchange to cut, shape or to enhance the appearance of the nails of the hands or feet. Nail specialty includes the application and removal of sculptured or artificial nails.

American Beauty School’s Nail Specialty course is a New York state approved course with 250 hours until completion. While in school, our licensed nail instructors can prepare you to sit for the state board in a convenient Bronx location.

You Got This!

Follow Your Passion. Start now and get ready for an exciting new journey! Our admissions team is here to help you get started.

Contact Admissions today to learn about our programs, schedules, and payment options.