# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Nail Technician I Task 247333698

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Apply acrylic overlay nails.

Definition

Application includes
  • adhering to manufacturer’s instructions for acrylic overlay nails
  • examining client's hands
  • sanitizing client's and technician’s hands
  • removing shine of nail plates
  • applying dehydrator
  • sizing the tip
  • applying the nail tip
  • applying primer
  • applying acrylic product
  • filing, shaping, buffing nails
  • applying oil to finish nails.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What is the difference between sculptured and overlay nails?