Long Island Nail, Skin & Hair Institute


Do you have a passion for Beauty? Want a flexible career with unlimited potential in a growing industry? Long Island Nail and Skin Care institute is a science based, trend forward school where Beauty Enthusiasts become Beauty Experts. We offer N.Y.S. licensing and certifications in Esthetics, Nail Specialty, Waxing, Laser Hair Removal, Advanced Esthetics, M.A.C. Makeup Artistry, Airbrush Makeup, Airbrush Tanning, Eyelash Extensions and more.

About Us

Founder and Chief Executive Officer of The Long Island Nail & Skin Care Institute, Dana Caruso is widely recognized as a global beauty expert. She has been featured in numerous beauty publications and has numerous TV appearances to her credit. Ms.Caruso brings her "Science Based & Trend Forward" sense of style to each area of the programs at The Long Island Nail & Skin Care Institute and is committed to raising the bar on beauty industry standards and education.

Long Island Nail and Skin Care Institute is conveniently located in Levittown long island and has been successfully training the future of the beauty industry for over 19 years. Our one of a kind school includes spa rooms where students have the opportunity to get hands-on experience working with real clients in a variety of services, including facial treatments, waxing, body treatments, manicures and pedicures, makeup application, eyelash extensions and airbrush tanning. Long Island Nail and Skin Care's constantly growing campus now includes a Beauty Boutique where students can buy top professional products and a Beauty Lounge hosting a varietyof vendors, and partners demonstrating the latest trends and technology in the industry.


We offer programs for beginner Beauty Enthusiasts as well as Continuing Education for Beauty Experts who want to keep up on the latest trends and styles.

Our comprehensive courses include the following:


The 600 hour Esthetics course consists of practical training and technical instruction covering all aspects of the Esthetics Industry. Our goal is not only to prepare you for New York State Board Examinations, but also provide you with the skills and knowledge necessary to succeed in the emerging field of Esthetics and Medical Esthetics.

Nail Technology

The 250 hours Nail Technology course teaches aspiring Nail Technicians the latest techniques in the nail industry with an emphasis on theoretical and practical knowledge of Natural Nail Care, Enhancements, and industry trends.

Cosmetic Laser Removal

The 50 hour Cosmetic Laser Hair Removal course is designed to further your understanding of safety, anatomy, physiology and the basic physics of skin and light interactions.


The 75 hour Waxing course covers all areas of facial and body waxing by providing technical instruction combined with extensive hands on experience. This program teaches all aspects of the practical and theoretical knowledge required to become a NYS Licensed Waxing Specialist.

Makeup Artistry

The 100 hours Makeup Artistry course offers the most avante garde education in makeup. This course is everything the aspiring Makeup Artist can't live without.

Natural Hairstyling

Learn to create modern styles, as well as edgy and creative hair designs, using hot tools, braiding, extensions and more in this 300 hour class. Concentrating on everything from the basic fundamentals of hairstyling with simple blow-drying techniques, to creating elaborate designs for occasions. With our natural hairstyling course, students can learn to create beautiful, modern styles.

Advanced Esthetics

The 50 hours Advanced Esthetics course designed to further understanding if advanced esthetic treatments inclusive of Microdermabrasion,Chemical Peel, Advanced Facial and Body Treatments,Advanced Waxing Techniques, and Aromatherapy in Esthetics.

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Become a Beauty Expert Today!

If you would like to turn your passion for beauty into a career, you should consider The Long Island Nail & Skin Care Institute.

Easy payment plans and financial Aid available to those who qualify.