Beginners Makeup Course

“The 3 day Beginners Make Up Course was amazing! The tutors was very friendly and allowed me to explore my skills even beyond the normal remit of the course. I learnt so much in only 3 days and really hope to return soon. Would recommend to anyone looking to develop their make up artistry skills.” – Caroline Ball
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Course Content: Practical and theoretical
Time: 3 Days (10.00am – 4.30pm)
Price: £595 (includes VAT)
Finance Options: Payl8r logo Flexible monthly instalments
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Beginners Makeup Course


(3 Days)


Deposit Option Available: Pay 20% today and the rest later.


Course Description

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
  • LMS 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 London MakeUp School 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 Photographic Makeup, full Theatrical/Special Effects/Media Hair and Makeup Course, Glamour Makeup, Vintage/Retro/Period Hair and Makeup, Advanced Professional Makeup and Diamond Makeup Artist Certificate.

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