The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

November 24, 2013

Instructors complete advanced training

— Ann Thomas and Nikki Lykens, instructors in the New River Community and Technical College School of Cosmetology, recently completed an extensive three-day master education event through CND.

By completing this educational program, Thomas and Lykens have achieved CND master certification in nail technology.

CND is an international leader in the beauty industry, specializing in the scientific study of the structure and chemistry of the nails. They are also a worldwide leader in product development.

The classes were instructed by Holly Schippers, international education ambassador for CND, and Tracy Gorie, education ambassador in the U.S.  The New River School of Cosmetology will now be listed on CND’s website as a certified CND-approved salon.

The New River Community and Technical College School of Cosmetology offers an associate degree program in cosmetology and certificate programs in nail technician and esthetics at the Greenbrier Valley Campus in Lewisburg.

Applications are now being accepted for the spring semester. For further information about the program, contact Lisa Carter at 304-647-3005.

The Cosmetology students offer reduced cost services to the public. They are running a holiday special through Dec. 12, featuring $5 off any chemical service.

For appointments, call 304-793-3009.