In as little as 8 Months

The Professional Esthetics program provides an in-depth exploration of skincare and nail care services, educating students to meet and exceed Florida’s requirements for Full Specialist registration. At Florida Academy, students will sharpen their knowledge and skills in facials, waxing, masques, galvanic treatments, body wraps, make-up application, peels, microdermabrasion’s and more. Not only will graduates be proficient with all necessary services to work in the esthetics and nail care industries but also develop a strong work ethic. Furthermore, you can depend on our experienced instructors for their knowledge of manicures, pedicures, acrylic nails, gel nails wraps and polishing to nail art tips and sculpts.

Our school is equipped with industry equipment that allows our students to become skilled in the techniques used in spas, salons and medical offices. This includes high-frequency and galvanic machines, Epiwave Ultrasonic facial devices, LED light therapy systems, Endermologie equipment and TEMPTU airbrush machines. These tools provide hands-on training for our students so their prepared for life on the job upon graduation.


Upon graduating from the program students can look forward to the following career opportunities:

  • Salon owner
  • Spa owner
  • Salon manager
  • Spa manager
  • Freelance skin or nail care professional
  • Nail artist
  • Skin care specialist
  • Waxing technician
  • And so much more!

Professional Esthetics Program

For those students seeking a career in as a full specialist, Florida Academy’s The Professional Esthetics program incorporates all the curricula and certifications associated with our Skin Care program, along with additional curricula associated with our nail technology program.

State Registration – Florida

To be registered in the State of Florida as a Full Specialist, a practitioner must be registered by the Board of Cosmetology, Department of Business and Professional Regulation. The Board is located at: 1940 North Monroe St.,Tallahassee, Florida 32399 [Telephone (850) 487-1395]

**The program length does not include holidays or breaks

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