Our fantastic range of training courses are for those who want to realise their ambitions of becoming a hair and makeup artist.
You will learn how to use the correct tools, techniques and methods required to work in the exciting world of hair and makeup artistry, create a photographic portfolio to promote your work AND benefit from a goldmine of invaluable business advice and contact, built up by Kiran through years of experience.
Back to Basic Makeup Course Duration: 5 Hours Price: £250
An introduction to the basic skills of applying make-up with hints and tips for making the most of the best features
You will learn the key techniques for creating up-to-date looks for the day and evening that suit the face shape and skin tone
Through out the course I will be giving unique industry tips on enhancing features and cosmetic tips and tricks for application
Skin and skincare
Working with make-up brushes
Understanding your face shape
Understanding what is best for all skin tones, choosing the right products for you
Skin tone / foundation selection and application
Concealing and colour correcting
Contouring and highlighting according to your face
Enhancing eye shapes
Perfecting eyeliner techniques
Brow grooming and defining techniques
Cheek colour application
Lip colour application
Natural day makeup
evening makeup, including smokey eyes
Achieving a sultry smokey eye with a few simple steps
Luscious lash techniques
The Makeup Essentials Course – Bridal & Fashion Makeup
Duration: 3 days
This is the perfect course that will take you from an untrained amateur to a highly proficient makeup artist, with unique and very marketable skills set within the space of 3 days. You will learn how to apply makeup from basic to advanced level.
Detailed practical training is provided on every aspect of your makeup tool kit and makeup artist hygiene. Kiran also provides detailed insights into the pros and cons of various makeup brands, different brand types and which skin tones they are best suited to.
Makeup Artist Hygiene
Foundation Selection and Application
Blushers – Powders/Cream/Glitters
Eye Shadow – Powder/Cream
False Eye Lash Application
Creating Glowing Skin
Understanding of Photography and Lighting
Bridal Make Up
Contouring and Highlighting
Lipstick, Glosses /Liners
Fashion and Catwalk
Natural Beauty Make Up
The Make Up Accelerator Course - Airbrush Makeup
Duration: 2 days
This course helps trained makeup artists to further enhance their existing skills, by taking a leap into a revolutionary new way of applying makeup.
The makeup is sprayed onto the skin using an airbrush instead of being applied with sponges, brushes, fingers, or other methods.
Airbrush makeup will add a new dimension to your services and enable you to stand out from the competition in a very crowded industry.
Smouldering Eyes and Arabian Nights
Duration: 4 Hours
After mastering the basics your ready for the next level! Perfect the art of a stunning smokey eye, blend away and get those edges feather light and soft.
The classic smokey eye, quick steps to getting it smoking every time
Go dramatic with arabic inspired smokey eyes and breath taking eye liner techniques.
Glitz and glam! Secrets to applying shimmer and glitter without fall out!
Contouring and highlights for the perfect sultry look
Celebrity inspired makeup and flawless skin
Luscious lips techniques
The Make Up Pro Course -Bridal/Fashion Makeup and Airbrushing Duration: 5 days
This course is for those who are serious and dedicated about fast tracking their careers as a makeup artist, and hitting the ground running with excellent and powerful skills sets.
This course combines the benefits of the makeup essentials course with the learning outcomes of the airbrushing course – a revolutionary new way of applying makeup.
The Hair Designer Course – Bridal & Fashion Hairstyling
Duration: 2 days
This intensive course will teach you how to create cutting edge hairstyles from simple to intricate styles, and combines an excellent theoretical knowledge base with practical application.
Students are given a comprehensive insight into the latest hair styling products and tools, and how these suit different hairstyles and types. Information is provided from prepping the hair right through to finishing off the hairstyle.
An excellent course for the makeup artist who wants to add another dimension to her services.
Hair Product Selection
Tools of the Trade - Building a Session Stylist Kit
Setting the Hair
Hair Up Designs
Hair Pieces & Working Extensions
Classic French Pleat & Beehive
The Total Look Course - Bridal/Fashion Hair and Makeup
Duration: 5 days
This course combines the learning outcomes of the hair and makeup courses from basic to advanced level. It is perfectly suited for the aspiring beauty professional who wants to offer her clients a complete portfolio of services to provide them with a perfectly coordinated “Total Look”, be it for bridal or fashion work.
The course intelligently weaves together theory and practice giving all attendees the perfect foundation on which to launch their beauty careers armed with a unique and powerful skills set.
The Elite Artist Course - Bridal/Fashion Hair and Makeup, Gel Nails and Airbrushing
Duration: 10 days
This is our most intensive course which incorporates the learning outcomes of all the previously mentioned courses AND covers advanced and complex techniques in hair and makeup.
Course content is updated on a monthly basis to ensure that students are being taught the latest and most cutting edge trends to put them at the forefront of the industry.
In addition the course enables students to benefit from a gold mine of business advice, dealing with clients and some useful contacts within the beauty and fashion industry.
This course is ideally suited to the individual who desires to pursue a career in this competitive yet rewarding industry.
Additional topics covered:
Building a professional makeup kit and portfolio.
How to conduct a consultation.
A contacts sheet for industry leading professionals (photographers, retouchers and modelling agencies.)
Advice on purchasing discounts from brands such as MAC and BOBBI BROWN and where to purchase the products.
How to set up a company - liability and contents insurance, tax, Inland Revenue and managing your accounts.
Tips on marketing and advertising your business.
The Mehndi Maestro Course - Bridal Henna
Duration: 3 days
This three day intensive course introduces aspiring henna artists to the beautiful, mystifying and highly creative world of henna art. The theoretical base gives students a very strong foundation and is perfectly matched with practical demonstrations of numerous different styles.
A walkthrough is provided on raw materials, henna production, application, and a variety of the latest techniques. The course paces you on creating simple designs before advancing to complex and intricate designs, including Arabic, traditional Indian/Pakistani and fusion styles.
Preparing the Henna Paste
Making Henna Cones
How to Create Basic Designs
Creating more Intricate Designs
Glitters and Gem Stones
Duration: 1 day
A professionally shot and styled photographic portfolio is the crowning glory for a student to prove to herself and the world, what she has learnt from her course – a chance to put skills into action and capture them with glamour and panache.
We coordinate photo shoots for all our students at very competitive prices – a must for those looking to setup a business and show samples of their work to potential clients.
The following is provided on the day of the shoot:
An industry leading photographer.
A professional model and fully equipped studio.
Two images will be retouched and provided to the client per outfit.
All raw images will be provided on CD.
Self Grooming Course
Duration: 1 Day Price: £200
This course is suited to clients who want to increase their general knowledge of makeup and personal styling and thus enhance their personal appearance on a day to day basis or for special occasions.
This course is filled with quick tips and tricks that will be invaluable to anyone with a keen interest in rejuvenating and taking pride in their appearance.