Beginners Makeup Course

Course Content: Practical and theoretical
Time: 3 Days (10.30am – 4.30pm)
Price: £695 
Portfolio: Live Models
Dates: Contact us for additional dates


Understand and develop a heightened confidence level as you discover and explore the skills of a makeup professional during this 3 day introduction course. A combination of theory, practical and demonstration of a variety of techniques. The secrets of the makeup professional revealed!

Who is this course for?

This entry level course is designed for complete beginners who wish to learn basic makeup techniques to kick off your career as a makeup artist.

What will I learn during this course?

This course includes:

  • Health, safety and hygiene
  • The role of the makeup professional
  • Colour theory and the colour wheel
  • Skin and skincare
  • Foundations and concealer application
  • Highlighting and contouring
  • Beauty eye makeup
  • Basic eye lining and mascara techniques
  • Eyebrow definition and grooming
  • Strip eyelash application
  • Cheek and blusher techniques
  • Lip techniques
  • Advice on makeup kit
  • Small classes to ensure you get that extra attention to detail
  • ATA 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 freelance on private clients using their insurable Artistry Training Academy certificate, or pursue work on makeup counters. Students can develop their skills further by progressing onto further courses and specialising in different areas of makeup.

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.

What is the difference between this course and the 1 Week Beginners Professional Makeup course?
The 1 Week Beginners Professional Makeup course covers more in depth detail about working in the industry and getting started as makeup artist. As the 1 Week course is an extra 2 days, more creative and advanced looks are also covered.


Where can I find your course dates?
Unlike most academy, we can be flexible with our dates and our courses run throughout the year. Please contact us for our next available dates. If you have specific dates in mind, let us know!

Can I visit the academy?
Yes, but all visits must be booked in advance to ensure tutors are available. Please contact us to arrange a visit. Walk ins are not permitted as they cause class disruptions.

Can I study part time?
Yes, we offer flexible days and evening classes.

Am I ready to work within the makeup industry on completion?
Upon successful completion of any course you will receive full certification from ATA which will allow you to go and find work within the industry.



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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