Makeup Classes in San Francisco, CA

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Blush School of Makeup:
Situated close to the Bay in downtown San Francisco, Blush School of Makeup is state of the art makeup training institution that offers professional makeup artist classes ranging from highly-specialized Photography, Editorial, Wedding and Special-FX makeup classes, to a Full Master Makeup Artist course.

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Image of Makeup Classes in San Francisco, CAProfessional Makeup Artist Courses:
Blush is a private boutique Makeup Only school. Our classes are 7 - 8 students per start.

The Master Makeup Artist (720 hours)
- Duration: Day Schedule = Tuesday - Saturday 9am - 4pm for 21 wks  / Evening Schedule = Monday - Friday 4pm - 9:30pm for 26 wks.
The Master Makeup Artist class is specifically designed to take an individual with basic or no knowledge in makeup and teach them the inner workings of the industry and get them to a professional makeup artist level.

- Award Upon Completion: DIPLOMA In Makeup Artistry

Special Makeup FX (4 weeks)
Duration: Day Schedule = 140 hours / Evening Schedule = 110 hours (20 School Days)
This course teaches the student how tPhoto of Makeup Classes in San Francisco, CAo skillfully create effects that can be used in motion pictures or photo shoots. It deals with simulating sickness, bruising, cuts, scars, bullet wounds and blood, freezing, aging, bald caps, the proper professional application of prosthetics, and facial hair.

- Award Upon Completion: CERTIFICATE

Wedding & Bridal Makeup (2 weeks)
Duration: Day Schedule = 70 hours / Evening Schedule = 55 hours (10 School Days) 
The course includes teaching proper bridal consultations and how to build a bridal business, makeup for: classic brides, natural brides, modern brides and creative brides, how to cover a tattoo, and more.

- Award Upon Completion: CERTIFICATE

Airbrushing (2 weeks)
Duration: Day Schedule = 70 hours / EveniPhotos of Blush School of Makeupng Schedule = 55 hours (10 School Days) 
This in-depth study of the art of airbrushing allows the student to become familiar with different airbrushing techniques and develop the skills needed to airbrush for both beauty and fantasy.

- Award Upon Completion: CERTIFICATE

HD Digital Media (2 weeks)
Duration: Day Schedule = 70 hours / Evening Schedule = 55 hours (10 School Days)
The makeup artist will be highly skilled in adapting makeup application through the use of specific techniques and products to HD Cameras and other digital viewing environments.

- Award Upon Completion: CERTIFICATE

Editorial & Photography Makeup (2 weeks)
Duration: Day Schedule = 70 hours / Evening Schedule = 55 hours (10 School Days)  
Ideal for makeup artists who desire to get formal training on how lighting conditions and different lenses dramatically affect the final outcome and coloring of our makeup.

- Award Upon Completion: CERTIFICATE

Fashion Runway (1 week)
Duration: Day Schedule = 35 hours / Evening Schedule = 27.5 hours (5 School Days) 
Ideal for the makeup artist who wants to thoroughly understand the inner workings of runway makeup.

- Award Upon Completion: CERTIFICATE

Theatrical & Character (2 weeks)
Duration: Day Schedule = 70 hours / Evening schedule = 55 hours (10 School Days) 
Ideal for the makeup artist who wants to thoroughly understand the tips and techniques of stage makeup for face and body, beauty makeup for stage (musicians & show girls, etc)

- Award Upon Completion: CERTIFICATE

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Academy of Art University
Courses / Programs
Located in the San Francisco Bay Area, the Academy of Art University is an accredited Art School offering both traditional on-campus and distance education (online) degree and certificate programs in art & design. No matter who you are or what your goals are, the Academy has degree programs or Continuing Art Education courses that could be exactly what you are looking for.

The University has a diverse international student population that represents 85 countries and makes up about 30 percent of our total enrollment of more than 16,000 students. The Department of English as a Second Language provides international students at the Academy of Art University with a unique program, which integrates the study of art and language. International students can receive additional ESL support outside of class, such as writing and speaking labs, at no extra cost.

The Academy is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) and the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD).
Bachelor Degree programs:
- Interior Architecture & Design
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Graduate Degree programs:
- Advertising
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Continuing Education programs:
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Aviva Spray Tanning Academy
Courses / Programs
The Aviva Spray Tanning Academy, with onsite sunless tanning classes in Los Angeles CA, NYC, Boston and a range of other locations throughout the United States, offers convenient, short and comprehensive online education programs to beauty professionals and students based in California and nationwide.

Our students are those who are looking to add sunless tanning certification to their beauty career portfolio, or to start a successful spray tanning business, or improve the profitability of their current spray tanning business.

"I had taken several online courses and what set Aviva's apart for me was the in-depth demonstration of spraying technique. It completely changed my game up 100%. That has helped me perform the best for my customers. I would recommend Aviva to others because they are amazing at what they do. They are leaders in this business and simply the best."
- Sophia Rocha, Owner, Golden Glow Studio Mobile Spray Tanning Services, Long Beach, CA

Our programs are for salon professionals, estheticians, mobile spray tanning business owners, spray tanning consultants, cosmetologists, hair stylists, makeup artists, and anyone else that wants to be a professional spray tanning consultant.
Online Spray Tan Certification Programs:
* Sunless 101 Online Course: 3 hour class appropriate for beginners up to intermediate level spray tanning professionals.

* Sunless Master Online Course: 3 hour course. You must have completed Sunless 101 or been spraying for 2 years or more before you are ready for this level of artistry.

In-Class Spray Tanning Training:
- Sunless 101 Program: 1 day comprehensive course for beginners to intermediate level

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MicMakeupSchool
Courses / Programs
MicMakeupSchool is a world-renowned traveling makeup school that offers one-day professional make-up artist training and certification programs in a range of cities throughout the United States. We offer our make-up classes in San Diego, CA; Boston, MA; Philadelphia, PA; Seattle, WA; Miami, FL and Washington DC among many others. Our makeup programs are only offered in each city four times a year so early booking is essential.

Our make-up programs are taught by a renowned LA makeup artist and cater for all skill levels - from beginner to advanced. Every class is hands-on and has a maximum number of 18 students. This creates an environment where each student has easy access to the instructor to ask questions or review their makeup techniques. Upon completion of the course curriculum, students will receive a Certificate representing achievement in Elite Makeup Artistry.

A career as a professional makeup artist is an exciting choice. The fashion and entertainment industries offer several opportunities for well-trained makeup artists. This short make-up courses are ideal for the working individual who wants to start their career as a makeup artist in the shortest amount of time.
1 Day Make-up Artist Certification Programs:

- Makeup Principles Certification
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Classes consists of lecture - demo - application for each section.
AML Academy, Los Angeles County
Courses / Programs
Conveniently located in the heart of Glendale CA, just 10 miles north of Downtown Los Angeles, AML Academy is a quality make-up school that offers a wide range of professional make-up artistry courses including 'High Definition' specialities in beauty, fantasy, Avanti grade, and airbrushing. We also provide a range of hair styling courses in celebrity and print hair styling for bridal, fashion, runway and television.

Our founder, Alice Atakhanian, opened the doors of AML Academy to future artists, and has graduated over 50 students since it's opening in 2009. Her students learn all the secrets of make-up artistry and hair styling and she doesn't hold anything back from them.
Professional Make-Up & Hair Dressing Courses:

- 3 Week Make-up Course
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Updated: 2015-12-23
Updated: 2015-12-23
Kisses 'N Makeup, Bay Area
Courses / Programs
Based in Alameda County in the San Francisco Bay Area, Kisses 'N Makeup offers a 5-day make-up artist training program called "Intro to Makeup Artistry and Basic Techniques". This course takes place at the Hilton Garden Inn in Emeryville (between the cities of Berkeley and Oakland, CA), and is offered five times per year. Our course is designed to prepare the student for working in the TV/ Film, print, advertising, fashion and retail industries and a career as a professional makeup artist.

Our quality makeup workshops are divided into two sessions. The first session of the workshop is conducted with a lecture and demo of techniques. The second session consists of a hands-on session for students to apply what they have learned during the lecture and demo on a model. A completion certificate is awarded upon successful completion of the course.
5-Day Make-up Artist Training Program - "Intro to Makeup Artistry and Basic Techniques"

Modules include:
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