Why Take This Course?
Professional makeup application techniques and cosmetology are an art form, and students at DSI have the opportunity to study under the top makeup artists in the field. This 50-hour certification course reveals the secret to bringing out the beauty in every woman, teaching the fundamentals of cosmetology. With the skills and short cuts acquired in this course, students can expand their career potential and enter the world of cosmetology while also acquiring the ability to highlight their own beauty!
What Does This Course Cover?
DSI’s makeup application course encourages students to express their creativity, teaching more than just cookie cutter make-up application. From color theory to highlighting and contouring, students gain vital hands-on experience in virtually every aspect of makeup. Classes are limited in size ensuring every student has the opportunity to practice what they’re learning.
This course will cover techniques such as highlighting and contouring, precision eye makeup, brow shaping, artificial eyelash application, color blending, lip enhancement and corrective makeup. Students will learn about the tools of the trade, including brush types (natural and synthetic), and which work best for certain application techniques. An overview of sanitation techniques will help new artists protect instruments and products from contamination.
This course provides students with the skills needed to become a professional makeup artist. Not only will the class cover how to organize a makeup kit at a practical price, students will learn how to present themselves to potential employers and clients, and how to assess their goals in this growing, exciting field.
Potential careers for a Makeup artist include:
- Working for a makeup company, in a department or specialty store
- Staffing or owning a makeup boutique
- Makeup application for theatrical productions, videos, fashion shows, magazines, advertising, editorials, working freelance, for major motion pictures or TV
- With a physician in the field of paramedical camouflage makeup.