Our Team

Darci Brown

Owner, Director and Mentor

Darci Brown, has found great success as a result of her work in the beauty industry for over 30 years. As a leader in the field, Darci’s reputation and results of excellence precede her. Her dynamic, genuine and authentic approach to educating causes her students to be inspired to know their contribution in the industry and in this world. She feels that her career is more than just a career. It is her passion and has been a great source of learning and fulfillment. Darci is committed to sharing her talent, passion and experience with future beauty industry leaders by creating a positive and fulfilling education experience.

Sydnee Greenwell

Admissions and Compliance
Sydnee is a native to Weber County.  She graduated from Weber State University with a degree in English and Psychology.  She was an essential part of opening Esteem Academy and began as our Operations Director while also doing Admissions and Accreditation.  She decided to follow her heart and pursue her dreams and is now focused on the Admissions and Accreditation.   She is a yoga instructor , health coach, and Nail Technician.  She loves anything in the outdoors and has an adventurous spirit.  She loves to read and spend time with family.   She puts her heart into everything she does.  Her passion and magnetic personality make her a great asset to our team.

Program Length

Full-time: 11.5 months
Part-time: 21 months


Career Opportunities

Nail Care Specialist
Synthetic Nail Technician
Nail Salon Owner
Platform Artist<
Retail Sales
Traveling Educator
Product Representative

Text Materials Used

Milady Standard Nail Technology Nail Technology
Milady Standard Nail Technology Student Workbook
Milady Standard Nail Technology Exam Review

Course Outline

 Professional Development
Anatomy & Physiology
Hair & Nails
Make-up & Skincare
Eyelash Extensions
Sanitation & Infection Control


Tuition & Fee Costs

Tuition: $15,000
 Fees: $150
Kit & Books: $2,350


1682 E 5600 S, South Ogden, Utah 84403





Sun : Closed

Monday: Student CE & Prep Day Only

Tue - Th : 9am–9:30pm

Fri - Sat : 9am–5:00pm

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(801) 689-3031

1682 E 5600 S 
Ogden, Utah 84403