Chic Studios NYC, Lower Manhattan:
Chic Studios NYC - Studio of Makeup Artistry offers a 4-week professional makeup artistry program as well as a range of short make-up courses and workshops. We are dedicated to providing our aspiring makeup artists with the techniques and skills needed to succeed in the industry of makeup artistry, as well as creative, hands-on training, helpful career guidance and an extended invite into the Chic Studios Community. Chic Studios is centrally located at 139 Fulton Street in the Financial District in Lower Manhattan, close to Fulton Street Subway Station, Broadway, Park Row and the World Trade Center.
Makeup Artist Training Programs in Manhattan, NYC:
Professional Makeup Artistry Program (4 Weeks):
This is an intensive, hands-on program that consists of 84 in-class hours, (100 total hours), designed to teach you all the fundamentals & techniques of makeup artistry. We offer day or evening hours. This program accommodates the aspiring makeup artist or the pro artists who want to brush up on their current makeup skills.
Upon your successful completion, you will receive a Certificate in Professional Makeup Artistry, Pro Card Applications, Letter of Reference & membership to Chic Community! The cost includes a Professional Makeup Kit ($700 retail value), 15 Brushes & 1 Add-On program of your choice, and a Portfolio Photo Shoot.
Subjects include: History of Makeup, Tools, Materials, & Products Knowledge, Hygiene & Station Set-up, Skin Philosophy, Prepping the Skin, Ethnic Skin Types, Foundation Testing & Color Mixing, Color Theory, Basic Makeup Application, Corrective Makeup Techniques, Natural Makeup Application, Day Makeup Application, Evening Makeup Application, Bridal Makeup Application, Makeup for Mature Skin, Correcting Eye & Face Shapes with Makeup, Highlight & Contouring techniques, Shaping & Defining the Brows, Male clients, Business as a Makeup Artist/ Brand & Market yourself & More!
During the final 14 hours of the program, students can study a specific concentration. You can choose 1 of the following add-on programs: TV & Music Video Makeup; Period Makeup (1920s-2000s); Fashion & Runway Makeup
Upon completion of the program, students receive a “Certificate of Professional Makeup Artistry” and have an opportunity to participate in a professional photo shoot to begin their portfolios.
Customized Makeup Workshops (18 or 28 hours):
Our workshops include a Professional Makeup Artist as a consultant in a small studio setting with maximum of 4 students for individualized attention. The workshop runs over 4 or 5 days, is customized to your needs and coordinated with your schedule. Day, evening, and weekend times are available.This is an intensive, fast paced workshop, to maximize your learning time. The cost includes a Professional Makeup Kit ($900 retail value) and 15 Brush set (required). Models are provided for all practical looks. This 1-on-1 Workshop includes a professional makeup kit with professional makeup brands. A $250.00 deposit is required to confirm a workshop.
Further Makeup / Beauty Training Programs:
- Basic Hairstyling Program (18 hours)
- Airbrush Makeup & Sunless Tanning Workshop
- Hollywood Makeup (3 hour workshop)