UPCOMING CLASSES

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Nail Thoughts Certification 

July 14, 2024 - Suisun, CA

Reina Santos | @reireishnailart 

Join me for a day of education as I guide you through all things Nail Thoughts! In this class you will learn how to properly use Nail Thoughts Tinted Base Gels to help you cut down on your service time, while still providing your clients with a high-end experience and beautiful long lasting Structured Gel Manicures. We will also be diving into fun and trendy Nail Art using Nail Thoughts Color Gel products.


Upon completion of this class, you will leave feeling confident using the KOKOIST Nail Thoughts product line and your clients will constantly be coming back to you for more!


July 14, 2024 (Last day to register is 7/2/24)

Suisun, CA

10am - 3pm


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What's included:


*This class is for Licensed Nail Techs, Cosmetologists or current students.


*Basic E-file experience is recommended.


*This class is Non-Refundable and Non-Transferable.


*After registering for this class, I will email you class details, more information and what to bring to class along with the location address in Suisun, CA.


~ I'm so excited to meet all of you!

Nail Thoughts Certification 

July 21, 2024 - Chicago, IL

Dylan Pritchard | @thenailwhisperer

Come join us for a fun day of education centered around the Kokoist x Nail Thoughts line of products! Learn all about how to create durable, beautiful structured gel manicures with our tinted base line. Pick up some fun new techniques and create super trendy nail designs using the NT color line. Catch the vibe and join a community of passionate nail artists while we all learn together!


Class is reserved for nail professionals only, as we are covering advanced techniques that require a professional understanding of manicure procedure. Those currently in school for licensing as a nail technician are welcome as well. 


Registration ends July 7th, 2024 at 10pm.


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Level 1 & 2 Certification 

July 22, 2024 - Chicago, IL

Dylan Pritchard | @thenailwhisperer

Everything you need to know about KOKOIST USA! We'll be going over all of the products in the line, as well as the history of  KOKOIST and the overall concept of the brand. This class is for industry professionals only. Applying to this class as a student currently enrolled in esthetics is also accepted. We are covering advanced topics that require a basic understanding of manicure techniques.


Registration ends July 8th, 2024 at 10pm.


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Level 1 & 2 Certification

July 21, 2024 - London, ON (Canada) 

Calene Noble | @nailtechsocialclub

Tianna Webb | @grownglobeautybar

Join us on Sunday, July 21st, 2024 and come ready to learn everything you need to know about the KOKOIST brand, history and products. You will be taught the most up-to-date industry techniques from a leading Japanese brand!


Upon completion of this class you will have a thorough understanding of how to use the full advanced gel system, including sculpted free forms and gelips. You will leave with all the information and knowledge you need to impress your clients so that you can stand out from others and truly market yourself as an experienced, high-value nail technician.


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*This class is intended for nail professionals as we will be covering advanced techniques that require a fundamental understanding of manicure procedures.



ENROLLMENT OPENS MONDAY JUNE 8th, 2024 AT 1PM EST.

ENROLLMENT CLOSES JULY 8th, 2024 AT MIDNIGHT.

Level 1 & 2 Certification 

July 21-22, 2024 - Carolina, PR

Melanie Toledo | @nailsbymel.co

Learn the Japanese Gel products & techniques that have taken the elite world of Japanese nail artists by storm!


What is included:


What You Will Learn:

LEVEL 1 - Premier Course


LEVEL 2 - Excel Course

Nail Thoughts Certification

July 29, 2024Tacarigua, TTD

Tzarna De Silva-Lobo | @beautybytzarna

Come join us for a fun day of education centered around the KOKOIST x Nail Thoughts line of products! Learn all about how to create durable, beautiful structured gel manicures with our tinted baseline. Pick up some fun new techniques and create super trendy nail designs using the NT color line. Catch the vibe and join a community of passionate nail artists while we all learn together!


Class is reserved for nail professionals only, as we are covering advanced techniques that require a professional understanding of manicure procedure. Those currently in school for licensing as a nail technician are welcome as well.


What you will learn:


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Nail Thoughts Certification

August 4, 2024Ferndale, MI

Meilani DeBlois | @polishedbymei

Join me for a day full of all things Nail Thoughts! In this class you will learn how to properly use Nail Thoughts Tinted Bases and Gel Colors. You will learn skills to help cut down on your service times while still being able to provide your clients with a beautiful, long lasting manicure. We will also be learning some fun and trendy Nail Thoughts signature nail art!


*This class is for Licensed Nail Techs, Cosmetologists or Current Students.


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Last day to register is: Sunday, July 21st 

Level 1 & 2 Certification 

August 4-5, 2024 - Carolina, PR

Melanie Toledo | @nailsbymel.co

Learn the Japanese Gel products & techniques that have taken the elite world of Japanese nail artists by storm!


What is included:


What You Will Learn:

LEVEL 1 - Premier Course


LEVEL 2 - Excel Course

Level 1 & 2 Certification 

August 25-26, 2024 - Carolina, PR

Melanie Toledo | @nailsbymel.co

Learn the Japanese Gel products & techniques that have taken the elite world of Japanese nail artists by storm!


What is included:


What You Will Learn:

LEVEL 1 - Premier Course


LEVEL 2 - Excel Course

Level 1 & 2 Certification 

August 25, 2024 - Wichita, KS

Donna Cao | @donna_cao

Learn the Japanese Gel products & techniques that have taken the elite world of Japanese nail artists by storm!


What is included:


What You Will Learn:

LEVEL 1 - Premier Course


LEVEL 2 - Excel Course

Nail Thoughts Certification

August 29,  2024 - Richmond, VIC (Australia) 

Tori Pan | @beeladynails.and.goods

The Nail Thoughts Certificate is finally landing in Australia! Nail Thoughts has been a gem in the nail industry, and we are excited to uncover the secrets of these amazing products. In this training, we will cover everything about Nail Thoughts products, including Tinted Base Gel and Colour Gel for art! We'll also delve into the theory of gel texture for creating long-lasting Structured Gel Manicures. If you love Structured Gel Manicures on natural nails and want to elevate your skills to the next level, you don't want to miss this opportunity!


*This course is recommended for nail technicians with prior experience in gel nail applications and proficiency in e-file manicures and gel removal techniques.


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Level 1 & 2 Certification 

September 1-2, 2024 - Carolina, PR

Melanie Toledo | @nailsbymel.co

Learn the Japanese Gel products & techniques that have taken the elite world of Japanese nail artists by storm!


What is included:


What You Will Learn:

LEVEL 1 - Premier Course


LEVEL 2 - Excel Course

Nail Thoughts Certification 

September 15, 2024 - Toronto, ON 

Tianna Webb | @grownglobeautybar

Meilani DeBlois | @polishedbymei

The Nail Thoughts brand by Katie Masters is expanding across North America, and we want you to be part of this exciting journey! Join KOKOIST USA Educators, Tianna Webb and Meilani DeBlois, for an immersive one-day certification class designed to enhance your salon service menu. In this hands-on class, you will gain confidence and expertise in:


Bring these innovative methods back to your salon and upgrade your clients' experience with the latest in Japanese nail artistry. Don’t miss this opportunity to advance your skills and stay ahead in the industry; the key to success is knowing you are always worth the investment!


What's Included

- Nail Thoughts Class Kit (Valued at $350 CAD)

- Nail Thoughts Textbook

- Nail Thoughts Certificate


What You'll Learn:

- Nail Thoughts x KOKOIST Brand History

- Nail Thoughts Product Review + Best Uses

- High End Cuticle & Nail Prep Using E-File

- Structured Gel Application

- Gel Removal + Retention Tips & Tricks 

- Juicy Nail Art Designs




Extras:

- Snacks + Beverages

- Click & Shop Supply List

- Branding Gift 




ENROLLMENT OPENS MONDAY JULY 8th, 2024 AT 3:00PM EST

*ENROLLMENT CLOSES SEPTEMBER 2ND, 2024 AT 11:59PM EST*

PREMIERE SAN ANTONIO SHOW CERTIFICATION 

September 14, 2024 - San Antonio, TX

Hilary Dawn Herrera | @hilarydawnherrera

Using the latest products, learn the fundamentals of semi-hard gel with KOKOIST, Japan’s Best Nail Gel. 


By the end of this class, you will learn how to use the advanced gel nail system from KOKOIST. In addition, you will learn how to use Gelips, our easy-to-use full coverage nail extensions made from a high-grade ABS that you can do fills with.


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Nail Thoughts Certification 

September 29, 2024 - Toronto, ON 

Tianna Webb | @grownglobeautybar

Calene Noble | @nailtechsocialclub

The Nail Thoughts brand by Katie Masters is expanding across North America, and we want you to be part of this exciting journey! Join KOKOIST USA Educators, Tianna Webb and Calene Noble, for an immersive one-day certification class designed to enhance your salon service menu. In this hands-on class, you will gain confidence and expertise in:


Bring these innovative methods back to your salon and upgrade your clients' experience with the latest in Japanese nail artistry. Don’t miss this opportunity to advance your skills and stay ahead in the industry; the key to success is knowing you are always worth the investment!


What's Included

- Nail Thoughts Class Kit (Valued at $350 CAD)

- Nail Thoughts Textbook

- Nail Thoughts Certificate


What You'll Learn:

- Nail Thoughts x KOKOIST Brand History

- Nail Thoughts Product Review + Best Uses

- High End Cuticle & Nail Prep Using E-File

- Structured Gel Application

- Gel Removal + Retention Tips & Tricks 

- Juicy Nail Art Designs




Extras:

- Snacks + Beverages

- Click & Shop Supply List

- Branding Gift 




ENROLLMENT OPENS MONDAY JULY 8th, 2024 AT 3:00PM EST

*ENROLLMENT CLOSES SEPTEMBER 2ND, 2024 AT 11:59PM EST*

Level 1 & 2 Certification 

October 13, 2024 - Columbus, OH

Donna Cao | @donna_cao

Learn the Japanese Gel products & techniques that have taken the elite world of Japanese nail artists by storm!


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What You Will Learn:

LEVEL 1 - Premier Course


LEVEL 2 - Excel Course

Level 1 & 2 Certification 

October 25, 2024 - Southern California

Hilary Dawn Herrera | @hilarydawnherrera

Learn the Japanese Gel products & techniques that have taken the elite world of Japanese nail artists by storm!


What is included:


LEVEL 1 & 2 CERTIFICATION


COMING SOON - Sparks, Nevada

Denae Sambrano | Gemini Cosmetics

Interested in learning about KOKOIST's Japanese gel?


This 2-day, Level 1 & Level 2 double certification class is held at Gemini in our new class room with KOKOIST educator, Denae Sambrano.


This class with be hands on with a kit included. It will cover all of KOKOIST's unique gel formulas and techniques.  


MORE DETAILS TO COME


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