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Make-up Application Course

This course is:

  • Internationally Accredited
  • Recognised by Insurers
  • Recognised on the NFQ of Ireland
  • All you need to be a highly skilled beauty Specialist

At American Beauty we offer our students a Unique and unsurpassed training experience:

  • We train you in a professional atmosphere
  • All Our tutors are highly skilled therapists & knowledgeable Tutors (Tutors complete CPD training 4 times a year)
  • Small classes (4-6 per class)
  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Extra tutor support (E-mail support & Phone support)
  • Continuous assessment – with 100% competency on completion
  • Free to repeat any classes if needed after completing full course*
  • 1 day per week option
  • Payment Plan available
  • Portfolio building & CV Design services.

Our Academy Uses:

  • Only Professional Products such as #1 Skin Care Company in the world 'Dermalogica'.
  • Worldwide Make-up Brands Such as MAC, Bobbi Brown, Laura Mercier, MUFE (make-up forever), Artistry, and Airbrush Systems such as Dinair & Kett cosmetics.
  • Ardell Lashes from allied international industries, Real Hair, amazing styles, work on the catwalk.

American Beauty-Make-up School is now one of the most unique make-up schools in Ireland founded over 8 year ago to bring excellence to make-up education. Many accomplished professional make-up artists have completed their training here.

American Beauty is a place for those who share a passion for creating a one of a kind look.

We strive to give you an inspirational learning environment, where we can teach our students practical and sophisticated skills. Now offering high standards of make-up artistry, with a clear, outlined, instructional approach; you won't find this kind of training anywhere else in Ireland. We are dedicated to providing education in make-up artistry above and beyond, as well as in related fields that are specific to the needs of both the novice and the experienced artist.

Course Subjects include:

This course is suited for those uncertain of joining the world of make-up or those who just want to be more knowledgable in Mastering the art of beauty make-up. This course is designed to emphasize the skills and attention to detail required for beauty make-up application for weather it's just improving your own look or trying to sell yourself to a prospective employer.

Students will learn from Personal care, hygiene, make-up theory-product knowledge, colour theory relevant to Make-up looks & trends, brush science, facial contouring using highlights and shadows, colour correction and concealing techniques, base matching, eye and lip treatments, and the proper use of powder and cheek color. Additional course content below:

  • Skin care choice and application
  • Make the lighting work for you
  • Your Tools, Equipment & make-up bag
  • Application of Day make-up
  • Application of Evening make-up
  • Application of Special occasion Make-up
  • Application of Mature make-up
  • Lash application

As part of this course, students will be required to complete projects that range from natural make-up to Special occasion looks. You will work on yourself and each other. You may also be required to work on models, some may be provided for you but it is advised to organize this prior to commencement. If you are not registering for VTCT qualification you will not be required to work on models.

Please call for price details

Course fees include:(If only selecting the required Items)
An American Beauty Academy Certificate

VTCT Fees:
Includes: VTCT Exam Fee, Uniform, Text Book, Class Notes*, VTCT assessment book, VTCT Badge
VTCT Certification is recognised in over 100 countries

Make-up Kit: Kit is not needed for class, as we will supply you with all the tools and products whilst training in the Academy. If you are doing this course as a career option, then a kit would be advised. To obtain details of a kit suitable for you, contact us via e-mail.

5 days (1 day a week for 5 weeks. /1 Evening per week for 10 weeks.)

Options available:
Days: Monday / Tuesday / Wednesday / Saturday / Sundays
Times: 10:30-4:30 or 12-6 pm

Evenings: Mondays / Tuesdays / Wednesday / Thursdays
Times: 7-10 pm

Start dates: Please contact us!