NCEA Certification Program
WHAT BEING NCEA CERTIFIED MEANS...NCEA Certified is the professional status awarded to a skin care professional that has met the competency standards as set-forth by NCEA's 1200 Hour Esthetician Job Task Analysis. It represents the highest skin care credential available in the United States and adherence to the code of ethics of the profession. NCEA Certified Professionals may also be members of the National Coalition of Estheticians, Manufacturers/Distributors & Associations. (NCEA)
Sylvie Archenault, a second generation Esthetician;
CIDESCO Diplomat from France and a NCEA
Certified from the United States has dedicated her lifetime
to the Esthetic Profession. Sylvie wrote 600 hours of
School curriculum for Ultissima Beauty Institute,
New York in her late 20's and later owned Sylvie's
Skin & Body Care, a Day Spa in Encino, California,
for 25 years. Founder of Sonage (His or Her age in
French), a technologically Advanced Professional
and Retail Skin & Body care line in 1994. Archenault
is the sole importer, distributor, and educator for
Eureduc USA Selective Esthetics, representing the
Ultimate Health, Beauty and Wellness equipment from
France, in response to a need to link Esthetic to the
Medical field. Leader in the service of educating the
professional and consumer alike, lecturer, writer to
the Industry, Sylvie continues to serve new and
experienced Professionals alike, through Selective
Esthetics Advanced Post-graduate Education center
in Woodland Hills, California, NCEA Certified Training
Facility. Selective Esthetics offers uniquely
synthesized beauty and health specialties with
Sylvie Archenault is a member of the Society of Dermatology Skin Specialist organization that aims to develop and foster the highest standards of skincare in the dermatology setting. Through education and research the SDSS is developing national standards and provide a forum of learning for those working in dermatology skincare practices. The Organization is facilitating open communication amongst its members and also act as a resource and support system for its members. The SDSS is promoting the profession dermatology skincare through interdisciplinary collaboration and by acting as a resource about the profession for other health care professionals.
VICTOR BRIERE, Ayurvedic Practitioner; Co-Founder of Pacific Coast Ayurveda.
Victor has an Ayurveda practice based on the belief that a healthy body and mind are the pillars for a life full of spirit and joy. True health is the bi-product of a conscious life. As an Ayurvedic Practitioner Victor's aim is to teach you the principles of health and guide you towards balance that can be self-sustained and generated from the inside-out.
Victor was born and raised in Los Angeles. His love of Kundalini Yoga lead him to Ayurveda. He studied Ayurveda at Kerala Ayurevda Academy in both Los Angeles and in Kerala, India where he spent time as a clinical intern at multiple Ayurvedic Hospitals and Wellness Centers. He continued his education by learning the diagnostic art of ayurvedic pulse reading with Dr. Vasant Lad, and Dr. Suhas Kshirsagar.
The SDSS is a voluntary organization that aims to develop and foster the highest standards of skincare in the dermatology setting. Through education and research the SDSS will develop national standards and provide a forum of learning for those working in dermatology skincare practices. The organization will facilitate open communication amongst its members and also act as a resource and support system for its members. The SDSS will promote the profession of dermatology skincare through interdisciplinary collaboration and by acting as a resource about the profession for other health care professionals.
Content on this site is provided as educational material. Selective Esthetics does not diagnose, treat, prevent or cure any conditions. The education center is product & equipment neutral. The selection of Professional Skin Care Products and Equipment utilized to conduct all educational classes are few of the choices reflected in the Esthetic industry.