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Monday Hands-On Workshops at NAILPRO Sacramento


Sacramento Convention Center, Rooms 103 & 104

Register for Workshops HERE!

These workshops from top brands deliver hands-on experience for you to better understand their products—and how to profit from adding them to your service menu!

**Hands-on Workshops are NOT included with the price of your general admission ticket and require separate fees.

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM - Price $350.00
Room 103 - Aprés Nail: Gel-X Certification Course Part 1 (1 of 4 courses)
Albee Chen, Aprés Master Educator
Gel-X Certification Course Part 1 is a concentrated, intensive workshop meant to teach nail technicians of all levels how to properly prep and apply Gel-X to achieve the perfect, sculpted look. Learn the basics of perfecting the world's 1st soft gel extension system with the newest revolution in nail extension technology- Aprés Gel-X! Easy to apply, no odor, no dust- pre-molded Gel-X tips come in a variety of shapes and sizes ready for a no-hassle application that lasts over 3+ weeks! All components of the system are soft gel so removal is a quick and easy 15-20 minute soak off in acetone (like removing gel polish!). Get a sculpted acrylic look in half the time! 

Required Supplies for Certification Class:

  • Product free nails
  • e-file
  • basic manicure tools
  • complete **Gel-X w/ Sculpted Coffin Long Kit (**GEL-X Kit is included with your workshop registration fee. If you already purchased the indicated kit, you may use it for the workshop and receive a voucher to purchase other Après products.)

This comprehension course is Part I of IV required to complete the entire Aprés Gel-X Master Program. Upon completion of Gel-X Master Program, Official Educators will be able to apply for brand ambassador positions, Lead Educator positions, official tradeshow, events, demo education positions, and etc. Aprés Educators will be able to host their own Authorized Aprés Education Workshops. Sales & Marketing education included as well!


8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. – Price $ 100.00
Room 104 – EDKO Nail Systems

Master French Ombré Acrylic Nails with Emese Koppanyi, 2018 NAILPRO Cup Champion, World Champion, 4-time European Champion  

Want to elevate your game to the next level? 2018 NAILPRO Cup Champion, Emese Koppanyi, is offering specialized training using products she personally designed and competed with. Her EDKO brand preaches precision and technique, and after a session with her, you will be able to create beautiful award-winning French ombré acrylic nails that will WOW your clients and increase your bottom line

Required Supplies: EDKO Acrylic Kit (Kit NOT included with registration fee and MUST be purchased from EDKO Nail Systems at their booth #427 before the workshop), pusher, scissors, nail prep, ultra-bond, nail form or tip, files, buffers, acrylic brush, dappen dish and top shine gel.