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Basic Makeup

Build the Foundational Skills You’ll Need to Launch a Career in Makeup

This is the quintessential course for beginners who would like to become proficient in the fundamentals of makeup application. If you’re interested in entering the field of Professional Makeup Artistry, or you aspire to join the cosmetics industry, this is the place to start.

Beginning with color theory and working with an individual’s facial anatomy, we’ll teach you how to apply makeup in a variety of settings, properly use products and tools, correct issues, and create an artistic look.

Course Description

The Basic Makeup course is split between hands-on training and classroom theory for a total of 35 hours. Topics of study include:

  • Color Theory
  • Facial Anatomy
  • Skin Preparation
  • Foundations
  • False Eyelashes
  • Basic Application
  • Day & Night Makeup
  • Product Knowledge
  • Makeup Tools
  • Corrective Techniques
  • Job Perspectives

Course Schedules

We offer a variety of schedules to fit your needs, so you can achieve an education while managing your other responsibilities.

Schedule Type Days Time Duration
Full-Time Monday through Friday 9 AM – 5 PM 1 Week
Part-Time (English and Spanish) Wednesday through Friday 9 AM – 5 PM 2 Weeks
Part-Time Monday and Tuesday 9 AM – 5 PM 3 Weeks
Weekend Saturday and Sunday 9 AM – 5 PM 2.5  Weeks
Evening Monday through Thursday 6 PM – 9:30 PM 2.5 Weeks