Course Outline

Module 1

Makeup Products & Equipment

Get to know the author, Rachel Dal Santo, before she introduces you to the colorful world of Makeup and all it entails. This module takes an extensive look at the equipment you will use, color theory and how to take advantage of the broad range of products available.

Module 2

Face, Eyebrow, Eye, & Lip Shapes

Become familiar with the diversity of human facial features and learn the skills required to make up any face, with confidence!

Module 3

Glamour Makeup for Photography

From the photography studio to the wedding isle, delve into the depths of Glamour Makeup and learn about the various styles and techniques for making your clients feel beautiful!

Module 4

High Fashion Makeup

Delve deeper into the Fashion Industry and explore the various styles and techniques of High Fashion Makeup Artistry. This fun module will have you exercising your artistic flair!

Module 5

Makeup for Film and Television

Lights! Camera! Action! This module introduces you to the exciting world of Film and Television makeup! Become familiar with the many industry specific standards and how they effect makeup design. Also learn about one of the most crucial elements of this field, continuity!

Module 6

Theater Stage Makeup

As well as teaching you about the key differences between makeup for camera and makeup for stage, this module will take you back in time to provide you with in-depth insight into the fascinating history of makeup!

Module 7

Old Age Makeup

Your first taste of Special Effects Makeup; this module explores the various techniques available for adding years to your clients!

Module 8

Character Makeup

Attain the skills commonly used in the fantastical world of character makeup. This module will have you re-creating your favorite characters in no time!

Module 9

Special Effects Makeup

This module officially welcomes you into the attention-grabbing and jaw-dropping world of special effects makeup. With focus on injury and disease simulation, your creations are sure to give people chills!

Module 10

Simple Prosthetics

A final look into the depths of special effects makeup, this module introduces you to the basics of prosthetic makeup and will give you the skills required for creating simple prosthetics using common products!

Module 11

Wigs and Artificial Facial Hair

Become acquainted with the basics of artificial hair application; a sought-after skill for the professional makeup artist which will make you stand out from the crowd!

Module 12

Working as a Freelance MUA

The refining touch to your newly acquired skills, this module will equip you with the knowledge required to put your skills into professional use!