Program Information

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Makeup Artistry Course 

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PART-TIME - 20 hrs. per week


Advanced Makeup Artistry Program

Course Outline:

The beauty industry is one of the largest and most lucrative in North America.  The Academy of Cosmetology program in Makeup Artistry provides salon-ready training in not only the basic skills, but advanced techniques as well.

This program is designed for the artist at heart!

This course consists of theory and hands on, consisting of 300 hours basic course with an added 50+ hours of advanced makeup which includes airbrush, special effects and lash extensions. 

Our core curriculum includes: *makeup text  and kit included in cost

·         Evolution of Makeup Artistry-who, what & when

·         Infection Control: Principles and Practices

·         Facial Anatomy & Physiology-skin conditions and disorders that a makeup artist would encounter and ones that could receive a makeup application.

·         Tools of the Trade-brushes, materials & their function

·         Color Theory-corrective makeup techniques

·         Client consultation-the art of communication. How to build your clientele and keep it!

·         Creating the Canvas-foundation testing, matching & applications

·         Highlighting and Contouring makeup techniques

·         False Lash Application-cluster and strip application

·         Facial Features & The Everyday Application-the natural makeup application

·         Perfecting the cat eye & red lip

·         Smoky eye techniques

·         Shaping and Defining the Brows

·         Corrective Makeup techniques- Camouflage makeup techniques

·         The Bridal Industry-creating the perfect look, the perfect consultation.

·         Photography Makeup Application-lighting & techniques, black & white application, Editorial and High Definition (HD) makeup.

·         Teens, Mature Skin and Male Makeup.

·         Fantasy & Avant-Garde- let your creative side show!

·         The Business of Makeup & your Professional Image-business, branding, marketing and retail training.

Advanced Makeup curriculum includes:

·         Airbrush makeup- include airbrush manual  and kit.

·         Lash Extensions-enhancing the eyelashes with a dramatic or natural technique; infection control; disorders and diseases of the eye, business of lashes and how to build your clientele.

·         Special Effects- application techniques including foam latex to woochies. Learn how to create first, second & third degree burns working with gelatin and latex.  Special effects kit is included.

Program cost:

Full course outline will be discussed when you come in for your interview.

The total cost of the program is $5457.50, this includes your $100.00 registration fee, Provincial exam fee, Student ID card, and everything listed below:

Make Up Textbook

Air Brush Manual

Professional Air Brush System  

Artist Kit (Tweezers, Tool Belt, Capes etc)

Special Effects Make up & Accessories

As the Make Up Industry changes often - courses offered and kit contents are subject to change without notice.
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