May 20, 2022: the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention listed six Connecticut Counties in the High/Orange category as part of its COVID-19 Community Levels Map. Only Fairfield and Tolland Counties are listed in the Medium/Yellow category. Residents in these counties should wear a mask indoors in public; stay up to date with COVID-19 vaccines and get tested if they have symptoms. Additional precautions may be needed for residents who are at high risk for severe illness. Visit the CDC COVID-19 Community Levels Map for updates.

Nail Technician

Most of the frequently asked for services are listed in the left margin of this page.  For specific license requirements, please select the link below.

No person may practice as a nail technician in Connecticut after January 1, 2021, without holding a license issued by the Department of Public Health.

License Requirements

License Based on an Out-of-State License

Training Licenses

Reinstatement of a Lapsed License

School Approval

Trade Shows

Practice Act

Infection Prevention and Control Plan Guidelines for Practitioner

Combination License

Fees:

Initial License:  $100

Renewal (Biennial):  $100

Reinstatement:  $100