# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Nail Technician II Task 1242371318

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Apply acrylic sculptured nails.

Definition

Application includes

  • examining hands
  • removing shine from surface of the nails
  • applying primer
  • fitting form or tip
  • applying acrylic product using the four-ball method
  • buffing and filing nails
  • applying oil to finish nails.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What is the purpose of applying primer to the nail?
  • What is the four-ball method?
  • Why is nail form placement important?