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Basic Makeup Short Course

This makeup short course is the ideal course for those wanting to master the basics of makeup application. During this course you will learn a wide range of techniques including how to perform makeup consultations, how to correctly analyse face shapes and features, colour theory, as well as skin types and cleansing.
This is a practical based course, where you will learn a variety of evening makeup looks, including the classics like smokey eye, winged liner and red lips. Day makeup looks cover nude tones and natural colours to softly enhance the features. Students also receive a professional makeup brush kit to ensure they are ready for the makeup industry.

What This Course Covers

  • Preparing the client
  • Consultation
  • Skin type and condition
  • Facial cleansing
  • Face shapes and features
  • Colour principles
  • Makeup plan
  • Suitable products
  • Tools and equipment
  • Basic day makeup
  • Evening makeup
  • Smokey eyes
  • Red lips
  • Strip false eyelashes
  • Individual eyelashes
  • Applying the makeup

Course Duration & Location

This course runs over five days, from 9-4pm each day. There are two options (one day per week, or five consecutive days) and we run these alternatively. Please enquire with your campus to check availability of options or see dates and times below.

Brisbane Campus:

  • 09-13 April 2018, Monday to Friday, 5 day block
  • 02-06 July 2018, Monday to Friday, 5 day block

Melbourne Campus

  • 09-13 April 2018, Monday to Friday, 5 day block
  • 02-06 July 2018, Monday to Friday, 5 day block

Course Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Inclusions, Models & Materials

All learning materials and resources are provided and students will receive a uniform t-shirt and a professional brush kit. Four models are required for practical assessments, on the final two days of the course.

Course Accreditation

This is an accredited short course and on succesful completion students will receive a statement of attainment for unit SHBBMUP002 – Design and apply make-up.

Course Cost and Payment

This course costs $1,100, which includes all learning materials and resources needed.

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