How do I start a Career in Nail Artistry?

Rajani Khajuria
Aug 1 · 3 min read

A Career in Nail Artistry has always intrigued me. Internet is brimming with pages on How to get into Nail Artistry, while I want to first understand What is a Career in Nail Artistry. I was Googling about a Career in Nail Artistry and was lucky to find:

Manju Pal’s overview!

Manju Pal has worked in Nail Artistry for 3 years & 6 months. Manju Pal has worked in Nail Artistry as Nail Artist in Cloud 9. In Manju Pal’s own words, this is how Manju Pal got into Nail Artistry: “After doing my schooling from Shandha Public School, I graduated from MKP College, Dehradun. After that I also did my MA in Hindi from MKP. I also did a course from Razzmatazz in Nail Art. Today I work with Cloud 9 as a Nail Artist.” I wanted to know more about Manju Pal and found this profile:

Career Video on Nail Artistry

In a video, Manju Pal has talked about various aspects of a Career in Nail Artistry. Manju Pal started by explaining Nail Artistry as: “A nail technician is a beauty specialist who is responsible for the grooming and appearance of a client’s fingernails and toenails. He or she provides manicures, pedicures, nail shaping, cuticle grooming, callus removal, synthetic nail treatments, and application of nail polish for their clients” I watched the full video and I absolutely loved it.

It is easy to Google information about what Qualifications are needed to enter Nail Artistry, this video went a step ahead to talk about the body of knowledge one needs to develop to excel at Nail Artistry. Manju Pal touches upon these in the Education section of the Video:

  • Nails
  • Manicure & Pedicure
  • Training
  • Up to Date

Manju Pal then explains why these Skills are essential for a Career in Nail Artistry:

  • Active
  • Creative
  • Patience
  • Client Handling

Manju Pal believes that the following are some of the Positives of a Career in Nail Artistry:

  • Entertaining Work
  • Self Learning

And, Manju Pal believes that one needs to prepare for following Challenges of a Career in Nail Artistry:

  • Time Consuming
  • Risky
  • Client Satisfaction

In the final section of the video Manju Pal talks about How a day goes in a Career in Nail Artistry. This video is by far the best video on a Career in Nail Artistry, that I have ever come across. To see the full Talk, one needs to install the LifePage Career Talks App. Here is a direct deep link of the Video:

Similar Career Talks on LifePage

I continued with my research on LifePage and thoroughly studied these links to gain more perspective:


Career Counseling 2.0

This disposition on a Career in Nail Artistry was just the starting point of my research on LifePage. Every Career Platform in the world talks about How to get into a Career and LifePage starts first with Why you should choose a particular Career. It is an incredible platform focussed on the right topic. Do have a look at:

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