Makeup Artistry

Does the idea of working on special events, photo shoots, fashion editorials, television, film and bridal makeup excite you?

Ever since you can remember you played with makeup. You stole your mom’s eyeshadow and brushes and now you have your own kit. Your friends have always been your models. Now is the time to step up the game and make it professional.

We will teach you the necessary skills needed to start a professional career in Makeup Artistry. We focus on practical, hands on experience to develop your techniques, confidence and business etiquette.

We will study the different skin types and how to apply varying make-up to all skin types. Makeup Artists are required all over the world. There is no age limit to this profession and there are endless possibilities. Makeup Artists are artists whose medium is the human body.

Our course provides you with the knowledge and skills required for a career as a professional makeup artist or as a keen hobbyist. This is an up-to-date and comprehensive course covering every aspect of makeup artistry.

Your future career possibilities:

  • Freelance Makeup Artist
  • Film makeup specialist
  • Cosmetics sales representative
  • Beauty advisor

The most beautiful makeup of a woman is passion

Courses Available

Full Time - 1 year

Course fees

R60 000 


R15 000


Registration Fee
R2 500

(excluding VAT)


Payment Plan Option

9 Monthly Instalments = R7959 per month


NOTE: Deposit and Registration fees are non-refundable

Our one-year course covers all the important theory as well as completing over 50 different looks. You will start from the very basics of Makeup, how to use different makeup brushes, how to apply every day makeup, natural beauty makeup, themed makeup, wedding makeup as well as theatre makeup, prosthetic makeup (cuts, blood, burns, missing fingers and wounds). We will help you to build your own makeup kit which you will use on your future clients. The one-year course is a full time program. Your year will consist of weekly classes (Monday to Friday), from 09:00 – 13:00, lessons are a mixture of in class theory and practical outings.

Required Equipment

Internet Access
Beauty Makeup Kit
SFX Makeup Kit
Life Casting Kit
Art Supplies

Part Time

Our part time courses, comprise of 2 lessons of 4 hours each, once a week. We cover the important theory without you having to go through the boredom of reading the manual. The practical work during classes will keep you on your toes and seeing objects from a different perspective.

Required Equipment

Basic Beauty Makeup

Course fees


Day & Evening Applications
R2 000

R2 500

R3 800

NOTE: Private tuition and onsite tuition available. Advanced Makeup courses on request.

It Was Such A Warm And Lovely Environment, I Made Friends For A Lifetime This Year. I’ve Learnt So Much. The Laughs And Fun Were Endless

Sabeehah Dawgie (Full Time Makeup Artistry)

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