June 24, 2022: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has listed Fairfield, Hartford, New London, Middlesex, Tolland, and Windham Counties in Low/Green the as part of its COVID-19 Community Levels Map. Only Litchfield, Middlesex and New Haven County are listed in the Medium/Yellow category. Residents who live in the Medium /Yellow counties who are at a high risk for severe illness, should talk to their health care provider about whether to wear a mask and take other precautions. These residents should stay up to date with their COVID-19 vaccines and get tested if they have symptoms. 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