Shelf Life Of Makeup

Posted in: Pro Makeup Artist Tips- Aug 27, 2016

As a makeup lover, you are constantly buying new makeup…and then probably not using it as often as you expected. Like that bright yellow eyeshadow you thought would go perfectly with that new blouse you just bought. Or maybe you bought that new pale peach lipstick you have been dying to try and then realized […]

How To Start a Successful MUA Freelance Business

Posted in: Pro Makeup Artist Tips- Aug 18, 2016

You’ve spent months in school for your makeup artistry certification, exercised dedication by receiving coaching and gaining on-site experience. You’ve worked hard under someone else’s name, learning the ropes. But there’s a nagging feeling in the back of your head…your intuition tells you: I could do this on my own. There are a lot of […]

Makeup Contouring Tips Used By The Pros

Posted in: Pro Makeup Artist Tips- Aug 09, 2016

One of the primary skills we teach at Makeup.School is contouring. Contouring consists of more than just applying makeup. We start with the basics; teaching you how to examine your client’s skin type, analyzing what products they use in their daily skincare routine, deciding whether or not their skin could benefit from an exfoliation treatment…all […]

Tips to Get a Great Makeup Counter Job

Posted in: Your MUA Career- Aug 03, 2016

Look, we all have heard the interview spiel before. Be prepared, show up on time (early PLEASE), look presentable, practice your interview questions, bring a well thought out resume. Of course these are all IMPORTANT. But how do you snag a makeup counter position? And not just any makeup counter….but the one you REALLY want? […]

How Much to Charge Clients as a Makeup Artist

Posted in: Your MUA Career- Jul 27, 2016

So you’ve finished your coursework and are now ready to start your makeup artistry business. You’ve created your High-Quality Makeup Portfolio, you have put together your Makeup Artist Kit, you have your list of clients and potential clients, now you need to know how much to charge for your services. Setting prices for your services […]

How To Choose Your Online Makeup Education

Posted in: Makeup.School Education- Jul 20, 2016

You love makeup. You love creating and embellishing existing beauty. You love playing and sharing with those around you, getting to see the smiles on their faces as they discover what’s possible. You love learning top of the line techniques that push your talent and creativity to that sweet spot of pure innovation. You love […]

You can do it! Tips to help you succeed with your online makeup artistry course

Posted in: Makeup.School Education- Jul 15, 2016

In our article Benefits of Learning to be an MUA Online, we discussed the advantages of securing your Makeup Artistry Certification through an online program as opposed to attending a traditional program. We know it can be hard to stay focused when taking a self-paced online makeup artist course, so we’ve put together some best-practice study […]

Tips To Use Your Phone’s Camera To Showcase Your Work

Posted in: Your MUA Career- Jul 08, 2016

If you’ve been following our blog, you’ve learned some amazing things about becoming a professional makeup artist. We’ve touched on topics such as how to create a high-quality makeup portfolio, how to stay ahead of the competition, getting the best makeup artist kit, and the absolute necessities you need to keep in your kit at […]

History of Makeup Artistry

Posted in: Makeup.School Education- Jul 06, 2016

If you had to guess, how long would you say makeup artistry has been in existence? 200 years? 400 years? Would it surprise you if we told you that makeup of one sort or another has been used for over 6,000 years in cultures all over the world? Incredible, right? In fact, almost every culture […]

Makeup.School Review: Bobbie Harvey UK

Posted in: Student & Alumni- Jun 28, 2016

Name: Bobbie Harvey Location: London Age: 21 FB: bobbie.harvey.792 IG: bobbieharveyuk What made you choose Makeup.School over other online makeup artistry programs? I find most online courses way over priced and very difficult to progress through due to lack of information and over complicated procedures! Makeup.School popped up online somewhere and I took a nosey and […]

Notice to all students. All coursework for Makeup.School must be completed on or before October 31, 2019. The course will not be available after November 1, 2019 as we are developing a new course.