This amazing course allows you to develop a wide range of make-up skills along with some beauty basics. Your journey to becoming a make-up artist starts here!

  • You will develop a wide range of practical skills that will enable you to progress to the next level of study in either make-up artistry or beauty.
  • This is ideal for anyone with a passion and flair for make-up who would like to pursue a career in either make-up artistry or beauty.
  • One year full-time
  • Two days per week
  • Please note: the mode of study may include twilight/evening sessions

Some of the topics you will study include:

  • Day, corrective and bridal make-up
  • Camouflage make-up
  • Eye treatments
  • Facial
  • Competition skills

You will learn all the current make-up trends, including contouring, highlighting and colour selection to make your clients look and feel amazing.

You will be required to work on your classmates in paired activity. 

You will be required to provide models for practice and assessment purposes.

  • Three National 4s which must include English
  • Relevant industry experience and/or other qualifications will be considered on an individual basis
  • Those who are 16 years old by 31st October 2022 will be considered for this course.
  • National Certificate: Make-up Artistry SCQF Level 6
  • Beauty Therapy Massage - NVQ Diploma VTCT Level 3
  • With further study you could have a career in make-up artistry or beauty therapy
  • You are required to purchase your own kit which is approximately £150 (this cost is based on current supplier prices and is subject to change)
  • You are also required to purchase a uniform (Approx. £30)
  • You will be required to take part in an individual interview