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Makeup Artist Training Classes throughout the USA

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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; Los Angeles CA, Orange County, Pasadena CA among many others. Our makeup programs are only offered in each city four times a year so early booking is essential.

One-Day Professional Makeup Artist Certification Programs:

Makeup Principles Certification (1 Day) Program Schedule: 

Photo of Makeup Artist Training Classes throughout the USA9am-10am Makeup Theory:
- History of Makeup- trends and styles from ancient times to contemporary times
-  How does color work in makeup? Primary, Secondary and Tertiary Colors. Cool and Warm Colors. Analogous Colors. Blending colors. Learn how all interact and how to use them.
-  Complementary colors- How and when to use them
- How to choose makeup color based on Skin Color, Eye Color, Hair Color

10am-11am Foundation Application:
- Foundation Color Matching
- Foundation Selection- A crucial point in selecting a foundation shade is to recognize that the appearance of the shade in the container may not accurately gauge the color impact on the skin. Other times intentionally using a mismatch can achieve a desired result.
-  Foundation Coverage- Sheer, Light, Medium, Full. When to use each technique.
-  Foundation Formulation/Powders, creams and lotions- Oil and emollient, Oil-based shakers, Alcohol based, Powder based, Mineral Makeup, Water based, Water-based cream, Water-based oil-free, Silicone-based
- Foundation application techniques

11am-11:45am Eye and Facial Makeup:
Image of Makeup Artist Training Classes throughout the USA- Eye Theory- Eye Shapes, Concealer, Eye Base, Eyeliner, Eyeshadow, Highlighter, Brows, Eyelash Curls, Mascara
- How to Create a Natural Eye Look
- How to Create Smoky Eye Makeup/Red Carpet Makeup
- Blush- The application of blush-on comes after the complete makeup/foundation and concealer has been put into place. Blush is also referred to as rouge. The proper use of blush can help liven up an ordinary face and bring out the radiance of an unusual one. How one applies blush makeup determines whether they can bring out the structural beauty of a face, add shape or refine a too-plump one and narrow it down or simply give your complexion the warm glow of youth.
- Facial Shapes/Bone Structure Theory

11:45-1pm Hands-on Student Demo

1pm-1:45pm Lunch Break

1:45pm-2:30pm Contouring and Lips:
- Contouring- Contouring is a method of shading and highlighting certain areas of the face to create different angles and focus points. Contouring can be used to bring out small cheekbones or give a square face some softer curves. Contouring creates a sense of balance, adding definition to your makeup with color.
-  Lips- Create a flawless mouth

2:30pm-5pm Hands-on Student Demo

Bridal Makeup Certification (1 Day):
Bridal Makeup is a fun, exciting and lucrative area of expertise! You will learn color coordination, special techniques and step-by-step corrective makeup techniques for challenging situations. You will learn how to market and promote your services to brides. You will learn the application techniques for making a bride look her best on her wedding day. Learn how to handle a "test" makeup. Learn what to charge for your services. Learn how to "prep" for the wedding day. Learn organizational skills for an effective makeup station. All makeup products, tools and supplies are provided. 

HD Film / Photo / TV Makeup Certification (1 Day):
This class is geared to focus on artistic and technical end to land you a job in the entertainment industry. You will learn flawless makeup application techniques for different mediums such as HDTV, photography, music videos and film. You will learn how to create a seamless makeup that will look superb through the camera and the proper products to use. Airbrushing will be discussed. All makeup products, tools and supplies are provided. 

HD Red Carpet Makeup Certification (1 Day):
Learn beauty makeup for both dynamic (natural) and nighttime (dramatic). For those of you who've always dreamed of becoming a professional makeup artist this is the class for you. You will learn corrective makeup techniques and products used for professional makeup application. You will master fundamental skills in makeup theory, color, foundation, eye and facial makeup, contouring, and lips. All makeup products, tools and supplies are provided. 

Basic Hairstyling for Makeup Artists Certification (1 Day):
As a freelance makeup artist, you will sometimes be expected to do hair. This class is probably one of the best supplemental classes you'll ever take because you'll instantly increase your marketability. This class is designed to cover the majority of those hair styling situations. This class focuses on specific technical details that make the difference between an ordinary hairdo and an attention-grabbing appearance. You'll learn how to create hairstyles with volume and movement. You'll learn how to work with messy loose waves, straight styles, and tighter springier curls. You will also learn several difficult Up Dos. This class is not a cosmetology program; it's a hairstyling class designed for makeup artists by makeup artists.

Makeup Artist Portfolio Day Certification (1 Day):
The entire day of class is a professional photo session with an extraordinary pro photographer. Bring a friend to work on! Students will work on a friend, have photos taken, then switch friends and start again. We start with the basics, making sure everyone is competent in color theory, sanitation, foundation and concealer work. When the day is done, you'll walk away with professional pictures for your portfolio with different models and looks to showcase your talent, along with the skills and confidence to go out and conquer the makeup world!

For further information on make-up certification programs in your area, please e-mail us via our Contact Page.

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Some interested visitors submitting program inquiries to our school up to 2018-08-09 were from:

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- Fashion Runway (35 hours)
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- Airbrushing (70 hours)
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Bosso Intensive Makeup School Los Angeles
Courses / Programs
Conveniently located in the Hollywood area, Kimberley Bosso Makeup School Los Angeles is a private make-up artist school providing quality make-up artist training programs to novices, aspiring make up artists and professionals alike.

One of the most sought-after celebrity make-up artists in LA, Kimberly Bosso offers 6-day and 4-day intensive certificate courses, and a 1-day intensive course in Make up Artist Training.

Students of Kimberley Bosso's affordable 6-day and 4-day intensive make up training courses are awarded with a professional certificate upon completion.

This certificate will prepare you for an exciting career in the make-up industry. So get ready to learn some serious makeup skills and be on your way to a wonderful new profession!

Kimberley Bosso's make-up classes are held in Hollywood, close to CBS Studios. Sunset Boulevard is situated close to Bel-Air, Brentwood, Beverly Hills, Holmby Hills and Pacific Palisades, and runs along the northern boundary of UCLA Westwood campus.

Student Testimonial:
"Not only did I get the results I was wanting from Kimberley's course, but just learning the airbrushing alone was worth the entire course. It was definitely worth the investment!"
- Sara Malek, Austin TX
6-day & 4-day Intensive Professional Make-up Artist Certification Courses:
Traditional and Airbrush Make-up techniques taught via theory and hands-on training.

The 6-day program includes all of the content of the 4-day program but also includes Red Carpet Makeup and Fashion Week with extensive airbrushing.

1-day Intensive Make-up Artist Course:
For beginners or those looking to sharpen existent makeup skills.

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- 2-Hour Makeup Artist class
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UCLA Extension, Entertainment Studies and Performing Arts
Courses / Programs
One of the nation's largest and most comprehensive institutions of continuing higher education, UCLA Extension in the University of California, Los Angeles, has served students in Southern California since 1917. Our performing arts & entertainment courses are open to all adult learners, regardless of previous levels of study. Program fields include Acting, Visual Effects, Production Design, Music Technology, and many more. Each year, Extension offers 4,500 courses, linking 65,000 adults of diverse backgrounds to enhanced career, academic, and personal growth opportunities through lifelong learning.

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Our courses directly address the competitive demands of today's industry and prepare professionals with a broad, in-depth background. Students actively participate in a supportive, professional environment, taught by leading experts and artists currently working in Hollywood.
Performing Arts & Entertainment Certificate Courses:

- Acting
- Development
- Producing
- Directing
- Cinematography
- Makeup/Costume
- Production Crafts
- Sound
- Post-Production
- Visual Effects Creation
- Animation
- Interactive Media/Games
- Film/TV Theory
- Music Theory
- Performance
- The Music Business
- Recording Engineering
- Music Technology, and more...
Jake Carpenter Acting Studio
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At our acting studio, we believe that when actors grow into strong artists, their performances are powerful. These kinds of performances are what the great directors, producers and actors are looking for and they are rare. The goal of the studio is to help you become strong actors and contenders for major roles in film and television projects.

Jake Carpenter began his professional acting career while at UCLA. Jake is one of the stars of the famous movie, ALIVE, which also stars Ethan Hawke and John Malkovich. Jake has acted in projects with Renee Zellweger, Dean Cain and Tim Roth. He has performed for a season on the L.A. Law television series and guest-starred in several other popular television shows. Jake loves teaching acting and has a passion for guiding his fellow actors to grow artistically and professionally.
Acting training classes for both adults and children at all levels from beginner to working professionals:

- Classes focus on doing scenes and monologues from plays and movies.

- Students do their work and then receive constructive and encouraging feedback from Jake.

- Students are encouraged to work at least once, and preferably twice, in each class.

- Classes work on a monthly system.

- Classes take place on Saturdays from 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm.
CMC School, Yucatan - Color Reading / Chromatology Workshop
Courses / Programs
Psychic ability practitioners, medical professionals & color therapy healing enthusiasts living in California may be interested in this unique short program in Mexico:

• Develop your psychic ability with Divination through color in the abundantly colorful and spectacularly scenic state of Yucatan in Mexico!

• Chromatology or Chromatics is the study of color, and at CMC School in Yucatan, we offer an exciting and highly educational chromatology, divination & color reading workshop (taught entirely in English) to develop your psychic ability and enable you to make color readings.

• Today, color therapy (also known as chromotherapy) is used extensively by interior designers, fashion designers, beauty therapists, holistic and healing therapists, doctors, mediums, and artists to enhance the power of color and color combinations.

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• Our programs appeal to professionals, therapists, vacation seekers & travelers from the neighboring border states of CA, TX, AZ and NM, from across the U.S., local students from Mexico, as well as international students from Europe, Latin America, The Caribbean, and around the globe.
Chromatology Workshop - Fall 2018:
• Learn how to develop your psychic ability through color, and how to do divination readings by utilizing the power of color.

• Divination is the art or practice of seeking to gain an insight into future events by gathering hidden knowledge through interpretation.

• Chromatology (also called chromatics) is the study of color - which has an enormous impact on our mental, emotional, physical, spiritual body.

• Learn how color influences our perception, and study color for its healing qualities.
Arts University Bournemouth
Courses / Programs
• Study for 1, 2 or 3 semesters at the UK’s No. 1 arts university!

• Arts University Bournemouth (AUB) is a leading university specialising in arts, performance, design, and media education. Easily accessible less than 2 hours south of London by train, AUB provides study abroad BA (Hons) courses for US / international students & professionals who wish to spend time abroad in pursuit of careers in creative arts, graphic design, interior design, textiles, fashion, makeup, animation, visual communication, event management, architecture, dance, acting, film production, photography, & more.

• Our short study abroad courses are designed for students who want to spend time learning in the UK, developing their creative skills and perhaps gaining credits towards their university degree, but do not necessarily want to spend as much as 2-3 years studying in the UK.

• Students are fully integrated with our full-time BA (Hons) degree students, and these courses can be taken for 1 term, 2 terms, or 3 terms.

• If you can't find the exact course you want, we can design a course tailored to your individual needs. You can join several groups of students on a range of different courses and also receive one-to-one tuition.

• We also provide summer study abroad programs.

"The facilities that the Arts University Bournemouth has to offer are absolutely amazing. First off, the library was one of the most resourceful places I have come across in my entire stay there."
- Orlando, USA, Animation Production
1, 2 or 3 semesters on the following degree courses:

• Architecture
• Animation Production
• Acting
• Costume with Performance Design
• Creative Events Management
• Dance
• Fashion Studies
• Film Production
• Fine Art
• Graphic Design
• Illustration
• Interior Architecture & Design
• MakeUp for Media & Performance
• Modelmaking
• Photography
• Textiles
• Visual Communication
• Visual Effects Design & Production

Further Courses:
• Portfolio Preparation Art, Design & Media (2 terms)

• Preparation for Masters (1 or 2 terms)