Salon E-file Techniques Course

Acrylic Refresher Course

With Mel Lewendon

💅🏻 Do you struggle to control your acrylic ?

🙋🏼‍♀️ Do you agonise over correct ratios and getting that bead just right ?

🙎🏼‍♀️Do you struggle with acrylic lifting ?

👩🏼‍🏫 Is acrylics something you learned but have never been confident enough to offer to your clients?

Learn how to control and use your acrylic with ease!

In depth and fully comprehensive, the Acrylic Refresher Course is designed to help you become a more confident and knowledgeable tech. To take you through the Application of Acrylic, Using Extensions, Techniques and Tips & Tricks to make acrylic application easy.

I am going to guide you through every aspect of our work from start to finish, not only that, but you get a 3 hour 1-2-1 zoom or face to face session with me to go over what you have learned and pick my brains!

I am so proud of introducing this hybrid way of learning and on top of all of this there are no product biases so feel free to use the products you know and love.


Love Mel xxx


Anatomy & Physiology

Provide a safe and effective service with anatomy and physiology 101 :

  • A&P doesn’t have to be boring!
  • Easy to follow lessons with interactive elements.
  • Never forget A & P get started with the downloadable workbook!

Health & Safety / Allergies

Provide a safe environment for your clients!!

  • Health and safety knowledge from consultation to goodbye
  • Allergy info & prevention ( information from the forefront of the industry)
  • Contraindications and how to recognize them (be prepared for some gory pics !)

Science & Product Knowledge

So you have the tools but do you have the knowledge?

  • Simple to understand scientific product information (delivered with fun!)
  • Wow your clients with your product prowess
  • Learn about light sources and how it behaves with your products!

Salon Nail Shapes

You will learn how to avoid hobbit claws and wonky digits :

  • Salon shapes demonstrated and explained
  • Get the perfect 10 (not 7.5)
  • Give your clients nails that will flatter their characteristics

Tools & Gadgets

All the gear and no idea?

  • Learn how to use all your tools and gadgets
  • Get the best from your tools so you don’t have to keep replacing them
  • Cleaning and disinfection for all tool types

Perfect Prep

Build good solid foundations with immaculate prep!

  • To remove or not to remove? Your cuticle questions answered
  • Prep like a boss, no lifting here thank you!
  • Amazing (not so secret) tips to get you prepping with ease

Tip Fitting

Learn how to extend a nail using a tip, ditch the stereotype of tipping and learn how to perfect it.

  • Nail Tips, what’s good and what’s not!
  • Perfect Fitting tips to get the most natural shape
  • Don’t get hung up on the sculpting hype, see what modern tips have to offer


Form fitting does not have to be stressful! You will learn:

  • Fitting a form for all salon shapes
  • What forms to use for what!
  • Downloadable form fitting diagrams

Product Application

Acrylic is the toughest system of them all to apply, you will learn:

  • Learn my tips for quick clean application with close up videos and slowed down action
  • Learn how to sculpt with your brush and not your file
  • Bead Pick up Edumat included!

Nail Structure

Confused about lines, arches and apexs? You will learn:

  • Perfect placement and structure
  • Apex placement for all salon shapes
  • Learn how the pros make their nails look sleek and beautiful

Filing & Finishing

So you’ve put on the product, now what?

  • Learn how to file to achieve consistency
  • Learn how different files work and how to use them effectively
  • Rid bulk and bumps to make your nails look beautiful…

Infil & Removal

Keeping the client’s nails balanced and healthy is paramount:

  • Learn how to infil and when
  • Soak off/file off procedures and tips for speedy removal
  • Speed up your removal time

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Course Information

Estimated Time: 3 days online/in Person

Difficulty: Beginner to Intermediate

Course Instructor

Melanie Lewendon Author

Hi my name is Melanie Lewendon. I am your course educator and creator and the proud owner of be inspired ! During my courses you will get full support and all the tools you need to become the best you can be ! I love to share my knowledge and pass on everything i've learned on my 14 years to you. I cannot wait to work with you !!!

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Acrylic Refresher Course
  • Course Progress

  • Your Course

    • Anatomy & Physiology
      • A & P 101
    • Health & Safety/Allergies
      • Health & Safety
      • Nail Conditions/Contraindications
      • Allergies in the Nail Industry
    • Science & Chemistry
      • Acrylic Science & Chemistry
    • Nail Shapes
      • Salon Nail Shapes
    • Tools & Their Uses
      • Acrylic Nail Brushes
      • Nail Technician Tools & Uses
    • Perfect Prep
      • The Nail Cuticle
      • Perfect Nail Prep
    • Tip Fitting
      • Nail Tip Types & Uses
      • How to fit and prep your tips for salon
    • Form Fitting
      • Nail Forms & Their Uses
      • Salon Square Form Fit
      • Salon Almond & Ballerina Form Fit
    • Structure/Apexs
      • Apex placement for Salon Nails
    • Product Application
      • Acrylic Bead Pick Up
      • Acrylic Application 
      • Pinching the Acrylic Nail
    • Filing & Finishing
      • Nail Filing Techniques
    • Infil & Removal 
      • Acrylic Infill & Rebalance
      • Acrylic Nail Removal