Learn the art of makeup. This program goes beyond the makeup basics taught in the cosmetology program and delivers in-depth preparation for a career as a makeup artist. Learn every aspect of professional makeup from instructors who are knowledgeable, experienced makeup specialists. From hands-on training in application techniques and portfolio development to consultation and retail skills, the program teaches the skills you need for a career as a makeup artist in salons, spas, bridal, editorial, runway, film and television.
Become a Makeup Artist
TECHNICAL AREAS COVERED INCLUDE:
Color theory, matching, and correction
Contouring, highlighting, and shading
Brow shape and design
Eye shape, contrast, texture, liner
Blush and lip application
Bridal, Beauty, Fantasy, Haute Couture, Black and White Media, and Period Makeup
Photoshoot and runway makeup
Marketing and social media
*The Makeup Program is not an accredited program and applicants cannot receive Title IV for this program.
We want you to be prepared. That’s why our Future Professionals receive their own professional kit packed with all the essentials—brushes, cleansers, lip and eye color pallettes, liners, blush, mascara, lash extensions, and more—so you’re ready to succeed in school and launch your dream career.
Learn more about our graduation, placement, and licensure rates, and much more.
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