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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to join?

The tuition for the online Makeup Artist Certification Program is $900. This 77 videos contained within 18 learning modules, culminating with a practical and theoretical examination. Check out our latest discounts and offers!

Since 2009, thousands of students from over 90 countries around the globe have taken our self-paced course, which can be completed from any internet-connected device, in any location.

Do you have a payment plan for the makeup kits?

No, we do not have payment plan options for our makeup kits. Full payment is required prior to sending the makeup kit(s) to you.

Can I work as an international makeup artist?

Makeup.School is an international online training center that offers a well-known certificate in the beauty industry which is ideal to start your own makeup artistry or applying for a makeup artist position.

The certificate you will receive is a Certificate of Completion. You can become officially licensed when you study at a cosmetology school (2 year full time). Cosmetology includes anatomy & physiology, makeup, body massage, electrotherapy, facials & skincare, waxing & tanning, etc. Makeup will actually form only a small part of your studies and you will not go in-depth in any makeup subject when study at a cosmetology school.

To perform beautician work such as facials, waxing, etc . you would need to be a cosmetologist. But very importantly, you don’t need to be one to work as a freelance makeup artist. However, some stores and salons may require you to be a a cosmetologist or esthetician to work for them.

What age should I be to join the makeup course?

There is no age restriction to join the makeup course but we do recommend students to be 16 and older.

Do I need to buy your makeup kit to do the training course?

No, you do not need our kit to complete the training course. You can use your own makeup.

Does the membership include the makeup kit?

No, the membership does not include a makeup kit. If you do need a makeup kit then you can purchase one separately from our online store: Buy Makeup Kit

Please note that you do not need our kit to complete the training course. You can also use your own makeup.

How can I download the ebooks and videos?

Here are the instructions for how members can download the ebooks and training videos:

After you’ve logged in you should be taken to the Members Area page.

Just scroll down on that page. You will see the handbook and bonus ebooks when you scroll down.

To download the videos you need to go to each video tutorial and download it on its own. Here’s an example:

Once you’ve logged in, go to the first video called How to Do a Facial.

Below the video you will see 2 options which are Download HD Video (69MB) | Download SD Video (23MB). Right click on the one you want to download and select “Save Link As”. Your browser will then ask you where you would like to download the video on your computer. You can then save it to your computer.

If you have an iPhone then you may need to install an additional App in order to download the ebooks and videos to your phone. Here is an application with which you can do this: iDownloads PLUS – Download Manager

Can I receive discounts from other makeup stores when I become a member?

Our members have used their certificate to receive discounts at various makeup stores but you will have to contact them directly.

We provide our own brand of makeup at our online makeup store.

What is the shipping fee to my country when I buy from the makeup store?

We ship internationally with FedEx International Economy. You can receive a shipping quote in the store when you add items to your shopping cart. When you’re in your shopping cart you can scroll down and choose your country from the drop down box and enter your province and postal code. Then click on “Get a Quote” to receive a shipping quotation.

I signed up for the brochure but did not receive the confirmation email

It may be that your Hotmail, Yahoo or Gmail account is blocking the confirmation email. You should add our email addresses (support@universityofmakeup.com) to your contacts or safe list.

Here’s an article for how to add our email address to your safe list in Hotmail.

If the above solution doesn’t work then please try to use an alternative email account.

Nothing happens when I click on the links in the training emails and modules

It may be that your internet browser is unable to open the links. Please update your internet browser if possible. You can do this from the links below.

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Why should I join the Makeup.School Membership Program?

Here are the benefits of becoming a member of the Makeup.School Membership Program:

– Download all 77 professional makeup training videos in SD and HD and play it on any device without having to be connected to the internet at all times.

– Download your 278 page makeup course handbook. This is a complete guide every makeup artist should have and you need this to receive your certificate.

– Complete our examination and receive your Makeup.School Certificate. This is ideal for when you apply for a job in the makeup industry or start your own makeup artistry business.

– You receive 7 bonus ebooks covering every aspect of the beauty industry in detail. These are essential to know if you’re a makeup artist.

– Template documents that are perfect to use when starting your makeup artistry. They include the Makeup Questionnaire Template, Makeup Artist Prices Template and Quotation Template.

– Have access to advice and support from our professional makeup artists. Members are able to ask makeup questions they have and receive professional advice within 24 hours. Our team is there to help you with your studies

– You’ll have access to our Makeup Artist Directory where you can advertise your makeup services and display your portfolio to thousands of potential clients in your area.

How long does it take to complete the makeup course?

The makeup training course can be completed in 8 weeks. However you can do the training at your own pace and schedule. There is no time limit in which you have to finish the course.

If you choose the payment plan then you will have to complete the payments for 12 months even if you finish the course sooner. This also means that if it takes you 16 months to complete it you still only pay until the 12th month.

How does the examination work to receive the certificate?

Here are the full requirements in order to receive your Makeup.School Certificate.

The theoretical examination consists of 40 multiple choice questions. You must choose the most correct answer. You must at least score 26 out of 40 points to pass.

You will also need to upload photos of makeup looks you’ve done. The 5 Bridal Makeup Looks and 5 Celebrity Makeup Looks of the training course are required. The makeup can be done on yourself or other models. Our makeup artists will then review them and provide feedback.

There is no time limit as to when you should complete the examination.

Do I need a makeup license to work as a makeup artist?

Makeup.School is an international online training center – we offer a well-known certificate in the beauty industry which is ideal to start your own makeup artistry or applying for a makeup artist position.

The certificate you will receive is a Certificate of Completion. You can become officially licensed when you study at a cosmetology school (2 year full time). Cosmetology includes anatomy & physiology, makeup, body massage, electrotherapy, facials & skincare, waxing & tanning, etc. Makeup will actually form only a small part of your studies and you will not go in-depth in any makeup subject when study at a cosmetology school.

To perform beautician work such as facials, waxing, etc . you would need to be a cosmetologist. But very importantly, you don’t need to be one to work as a freelance makeup artist. However, some stores and salons may require you to be a a cosmetologist or esthetician to work for them.

Where can I complete the examination?

You will find the online examination section in the Member’s Area once you’ve logged in here. Only members are able to login to the member’s area.

Just scroll down until you see the Online Examination heading. From there you can complete the questionnaire and upload your makeup look photos. If you’re having problems uploading the photos then you can email it to info@universityofmakeup.com. You can use http://www.picresize.com/ to resize your photos if they are too big for email.

Here are the full requirements in order to receive your Makeup.School Certificate.

What is the brand of the makeup kits?

This is Makeup.School’s own brand of makeup. We have manufactured the best makeup on the market with the knowledge of the top makeup artists in the industry. Your clients will be left speechless.

I have paid for the membership program but I am unable to login to the members area

After payment you should be redirected the registration page of the membership program. There is a 2-step registration process. It can happen that your browser blocks the registration page. Please email us with the email you used to pay for the course or send us your transaction ID. We will then send the registration link to you as soon as possible.

 

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Company Address

Makeup.School, a Beautiful LLC Company
101 South Santa Cruz Avenue #580
Los Gatos, CA 95031
USA

Cosmetic Products Address

13620 Saticoy Street
Los Angeles CA 91402
USA

Contact Info

For all inquiries: support@makeup.school
+1 (866) 962-1666