√ Overview:

Are you looking to be a highly paid Makeup Artist? Give your career a boost with Global Edulink’s well-recognised Professional Makeup Artist Training Course. This training course allows you to enhance your skills in Makeup application as a professional Makeup artist.

Our Professional makeup application training course is highly popular and this training is ideal for those who would like a more “hands on” approach to their learning as it allows candidates to gain practical skills, knowledge and understanding in makeup application.

Studying with Global Edulink has many advantages. The course material is delivered straight to you, and can be adapted to fit in with your lifestyle. It is created by experts within the industry, meaning you are receiving accurate information, which is up-to-date and easy to understand. This course is comprised of professionally narrated e-Learning modules, interactive quizzes, tests and exams. All delivered through a system that you will have access to 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for 365 days (12 months). An effective support service and study materials will build your confidence to study efficiently and guide you to secure your qualification.

√ Who is it for?:

  • This is for the people who are hoping to become a Makeup Consultant/Makeup Artist/Beauty and Bridal Makeup artist.

√ Course Description:

This training is for 60 guided learning hours. The course is designed to cover the topics listed under the curriculum below.

√ Method of Assessment:

At the end of the course learners will also take online multiple choice question assessment test. This online multiple choice question test is marked automatically so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.

√ Certification:

Successful candidates will receive a well-recognised Global Edulink’s Certificate in “Professional Makeup application”.

√ Entry Requirement:

  • This course is available to all students, of all academic backgrounds. However, prior experience in make up application would be an advantage.
  • Learners should be ages 16 or over to undertake the qualification.
  • Basic understanding of English language, literacy, numeracy and ICT are required to attend this course.

√ Career Path for a Makeup Artist:

This course could help you to take on a range of positions, such as:

  • Freelance Make Up Artist
  • Bridal Make Up Artist
  • Beauty Consultant


Still not convinced?

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Course Curriculum

Module 01 - Make up Application
1. Step by step make up application 00:16:00
2. Face Makeup 00:05:00
3. Eye Makeup 00:03:00
4. Lips, Cheeks & Brows 00:04:00
5. Day Make-up step by step application 00:08:00
6. Night Make-up step by step application 00:11:00
Lesson 1- Concealers and Colour Corrections 00:00:00
Lesson-2 The Eyes Eyeshadow 00:00:00
Module 02 - The Lips & Types of Lips
1. Purple Ombre Lips 00:03:00
2. Pink Ombre Lips 00:03:00
3. Red Ombre Lips 00:03:00
4. Peach & Purple Lips 00:03:00
5. Rose Lip Transfer 00:03:00
6. Zebra Lip Transfer 00:03:00
7. Lip liner application with pencil 00:02:00
8. Lipstick application 00:01:00
Module 03 - Physiology of Make up Application
Introduction to Basic Make-up Application 00:00:00
What is Make-up 00:00:00
Structure of the Skin 00:00:00
Types of Skin 00:00:00
Types of Eyes 00:00:00
Basic Make-up 00:00:00
Basic MAKE-UP Procedure 00:00:00
Make-up Techniques 00:00:00
How to put on Makeup Naturally 00:00:00
Remove the Make-Up 00:00:00
Make up is Art, Beauty is Spirit 00:00:00
The Make-up Guide 00:00:00
Module 04 -Preparation of The Face
Preparation of The Face 00:04:00
Correct and Conceal 00:12:00
Correct Foundation Shade 00:11:00
Daily Essentials 00:13:00
Evening Look 00:19:00
How-to Smokey Eye 00:10:00
Bridal Make up 00:03:00
Module 05 - Make up for Different Occasions
1. Special Considerations for Weddings & Events 00:03:00
2. Bridal & Special Occasion Makeup as a business 00:03:00
3. Bridal step by step application 00:08:00
Module Book
Module Book Make-up Application 00:00:00
Mock Exam
Mock Exam: Professional Make-up Artist 00:40:00
Final Exam
Exam: Professional Make-up Artist 00:40:00

Course Reviews


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  1. Become a professional in hours!


    Doing this course put me one step towards my goal of becoming a self employed makeup artist. I got to understand the procedures, foundation routines, cosmetics, right down to the hygiene and accounting details.

    The demo’s are quite dyslexia friendly since not all sections require massive reading. Just the perfect course for me 🙂

  2. The course was brilliant


    The course was brilliant I learnt so much and gained a lot of confidence. Since passing I have been trying out different makeup techniques and have developed a love of Global Edulink makeup. I hope to attend the TV & Film makeup course at some point this year.

  3. Would recommend it


    Had a great time on the course, learnt a lot both about the topic and myself. Would recommend it if you are prepared to put the work in.

  4. This course has and will change my life


    This course has and will change my life, the past few weeks has taught me a lot and about myself, and taught by a brilliant tutor. I’m looking forward to the next few weeks and completing the course and do something that I will love doing.

  5. It is a fabulous course


    I started studying with Global Edulink a couple of weeks ago. It is a fabulous course, very informative. The information is given in a way that makes it easy to learn. My only criticism is that I wish the course was shorter as I’m keen to start my career now.

  6. Highly recommend it


    A detailed and straight forward course. Highly recommend it to anyone interested in Makeup application course.

  7. it was a great experience!


    I from Chicago USA to do the course; and it was a great experience! The Global Edulink is excellent! I learned much more than I expected! Loved it

  8. this online course is fantastic.


    I’ve been working in the makeup industry already for 16 months but the course still taught me so much. Such a great product & industry knowledge & tutor of this online course is fantastic. Insightful, lovely & couldn’t do enough to help us all.

  9. I learned so much


    This course includes everything you need to know and practice and the teachers are absolutely brilliant! I learned so much and felt confident to go into the industry straight away and had no problems doing so thanks to all their advice! Thank you so much Global Edulink.

  10. I am very thankful for the Global Edulink founders


    I have learnt a lot and I am very thankful for the Global Edulink founders for setting up this online course.

  11. I can truly say it is the best online training provider


    I have just qualified as a makeup artist at Global Edulink. I can truly say it is the best online training provider with amazing people! I am very grateful for the opportunity to meet all of you and to accomplish my goal!

  12. By far the best place to learn makeup!!


    By far the best place to learn makeup!!! The wealth of information and knowledge from the experts.

  13. I really loved the structure of the course


    I really loved the structure of the course, the first two modules were taught from scratch and after that we had a different variety of makeup artists every lesson teaching us their skills. I feel like I have come away with all the best professional techniques and ideas!

  14. My whole experience regarding this online course was fun


    My whole experience regarding this online course was fun & has given me a lot of confidence in pushing forward towards my career as a makeup artist.

  15. Great online course!


    Great online course!! I definitely recommended because the course is intense, and well organised.

  16. I would recommend this online course


    I did not have any experience prior to the course. My makeup skills have gone beyond where I expected they could go. I would recommend this online course for anyone who is interested in makeup art.

  17. I learned a lot of great techniques


    I learned a lot of great techniques from well organised make up lessons and I am proud to call myself a professional makeup artist. I have very pleased and returning clients. I would advise people who want to learn makeup to take this online course!

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