what do you learn in this course

  • Intro to Makeup
  • Tools & Sanitation
  • Color Theory
  • Facial Structures
  • Special Occasion Makeup
  • Time Period Makeup
  • Fashion / Editorial Makeup
  • Air Brushing
  • Marketing & Business


how long is it?

  • 100 Hours
  • Full Time: 5 Weeks
  • Part Time: 8 Weeks
  • Weekend: 10 Weeks

what do you learn in this course

  • Intro to Makeup
  • Tools & Sanitation
  • Color Theory
  • Facial Structures
  • Special Occasion Makeup
  • Time Period Makeup
  • Fashion / Editorial Makeup
  • Air Brushing
  • Marketing & Business


how long is it?

  • 100 Hours
  • Full Time: 5 Weeks
  • Part Time: 8 Weeks
  • Weekend: 10 Weeks

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