Beginners Courses

Course Content:  Practical and theoretical

Time:  1 Week (10.30am – 4.30pm)

Price:  £800 group - £1000 1to1 courses

Portfolio: Live Models

dates: flexible dates

Learn the most fundamental professional makeup artist techniques in this intensive practical based course.

 Who is this course for?

This course is designed for complete beginners who are looking to begin a career in the makeup industry. This intensive professional course is designed to help students to explore practical and theoretical aspects of technical and creative artistry, students will develop their confidence while learning at an in depth level.

What will I learn during this course?

The key skills learnt in this course will help students to have success in the industry and as well as inspiring them to move forward and discover other areas of makeup artistry.

The course content includes:
•Health, hygiene, safety, sanitising tools and equipment
•Preparation of client and products
•Getting started as a makeup artist
•The role of the makeup professional
•Building a professional makeup kit
•Understanding basic lighting
•Basic facial anatomy
•Colour theory
•Professional products, brushes, tools and equipment
•The art of perfect skin and skincare
•Highlighting and contouring
•Mineral makeup
•Eyebrow definition and grooming
•Understanding different eye-shapes
•Eye makeup; eyeshadows, eyeliners, mascaras
•False eyelash application
•Cheek/blush and colour application
•Working with pigments
•Precise lipstick application
•Colour mixing and experimentation
•Blending techniques
•Looks including; corrective, day, evening and special occasion
•Adapting techniques and colours for different skin tones
•Client aftercare
•Small classes to ensure you get that extra attention to detail
•Artistry/ Babtac Credited Certificate awarded on completion of the course

Students are welcome to bring in a camera to take photos during this course.

 What can I do with this course?

Graduates from this course can begin working on clients using their insurable artistry training academy certificate. This course focuses on beauty, corrective, day, evening and special occasion looks which can then be applied to clients in the working environment.

 What courses can I progress onto?

Students can develop their skills further and specialise any area of makeup by completing our intermediate or advanced courses such as Fashion and Catwalk Makeup, full Theatrical/Film/TV Hair and Makeup, Glamour Makeup, Vintage, Retro and Period Hair and Makeup, Advanced Professional Makeup or combine further courses within our Artistry Training Academy Bronze Makeup Artist Certificate or Silver Makeup Artist Certificate.

Published on  February 4th, 2014

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Artistry Training Academy offers a wide range of make up courses at their beauty treatment training centres around the UK. From specialist areas such as Asian bridal make-up and hair, Black make-up, Creative makeup, Air brush face make-up to courses on Hair extensions, Bridal hair and makeup, Fantasy eye makeup and more. On all bookings you will recive a free information pack.

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Artistry Hair & Beauty Academy
337 Great Horton Road


Phone: 07708 517 839



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