Holiday Makeover Session Gift Certificates Available
Nov
24
to Dec 25

Holiday Makeover Session Gift Certificates Available

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Click HERE to arrange the details for that Special Someone...

How many times have you looked at your lovely Mom and thought to yourself that she deserves a day just for herself to make her feel like a Queen?  What about your Sister or your Bestie???  Why not offer them a unique opportunity for a private session with a Celebrity Makeup Artist for a complete makeup and skin care lesson custom tailored just for her?  She deserves the best.  Let's make that happen.  All you have to do is send us a message here and we can arrange everything for you!

What's included:

  • Skin type analysis
  • Learn about the skin care best for her skin
  • Discuss her color palettes for daytime and evening makeup looks
  • Application techniques for her desired result
  • She brings in her current skin care and makeup kit from home and we help her to use it to the fullest potential and then we make suggestions on what might compliment the kit even further.
  • Before/After professional photos 
  • Professional Headshot with complete hair and makeup

Approximate Session Time:  2 1/2 hours including photoshoot

Cost: $125 (Holiday Rate Only)

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Full Professional Makeup Artistry Certification Program - Hands-On
Nov
27
to Dec 3

Full Professional Makeup Artistry Certification Program - Hands-On

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  • Google Calendar ICS

This is the entire collection of modules all-in-one convenient package!  If you are aiming for a career in Professional Makeup Artistry, this is where you should start!

This is a 7-day program.  It is designed for the artist who wants to walk away with the foundation of what it takes to become successful in this field.  

Bonus:  Full professional makeup kit included in this class!!!

Module 1 - Intro to Airbrush Makeup

  • History of Airbrushing and why it's so necessary
  • Equipment Knowledge
  • Learn the different formulations available and when to use them
  • Spot correction
  • Foundation application techniques
  • Blush Placement and how to correct over-applied blush easily
  • Highlight/Contour Placement and why its so easy!

Module 2 - Advanced Airbrush Makeup Techniques

  • Basic Airbrush Makeup review
  • Color Correction rules and when to break them
  • Tattoo Coverage
  • Airbrushing Eyes
  • "Hair-brushing" for quick color changes, gray coverage, thinning hair
  • and so much more!

Module 3 - Perfecting the Canvas - Foundation, Foundation, Foundation

  • Identify Facial Structure & Skin Types
  • Color Theory & Color Matching for ALL Skin Tones
  • Skin Prep 
  • Foundation Formulas and when to use them
  • Application techniques and understanding how to use your tools
  • Makeup for Mature Skin
  • Concealing techniques for several skin issues
  • Contouring/Highlighting
  • Understanding the different powders and when to use them
  • Setting/Sealing your work

Module 4 - Becoming a Bridal Makeup Artist

  • Bridal Makeup application techniques designed specifically for long-lasting results
  • Bridal Photography basics...Lighting, Filters, Indoor v. Outdoor, etc.
  • Wedding contracts, consultations, trials and the Big Day preparation/execution
  • Bridal marketing tips & Social Media Marketing
  • Pricing Strategies

Module 5 - Eyes, Lashes & Brows...Oh My!

  • Eye shapes & anatomy
  • Eye makeup preparation
  • Knowing your makeup brushes and how to use them
  • Eyeshadow application techniques and blending tips
  • Know your eyeliner formulations and how to apply them
  • Brow shapes and how to create them with pencils, powders, gels, pomades, etc.
  • False eyelash application and blending
  • Eye makeup through the ages and how to execute these looks

Module 6 - Hairstyling on Set

  • Essential tools & products for your kit
  • Blow drying techniques
  • Using a curling iron/wand to achieve different curl patterns
  • Flat ironing quickly and safely
  • 3 strand braids
  • Fishtail braids
  • How to execute a specialty hairstyle based off of a picture provided by the client/talent

Module 7 - Male Grooming

  • Discussing what is involved in Male Grooming
  • Skin prep & the products to have on hand
  • Achieving even coverage on the skin without looking/feeling excessively "made up"
  • Facial hair and how to work around it
  • Hairstyling products and how to achieve the basic male styles 
  • Addressing additional issues with male facial anatomy

Industry Basics to be covered in-depth

  • Intro to Media Makeup Artistry - Potential jobs in this industry
  • History of Makeup - Characteristics throughout the ages
  • What's in your Makeup Kit
  • Makeup Brushes, Tools, Materials, etc.
  • Fashion Editorial & Runway Makeup Techniques
  • Film & TV Makeup Techniques
  • Continuity on Set
  • Research & Inspiration
  • Etiquette on Set/Shoots/Backstage at Fashion Shows

Business Know How to be covered in-depth

  • Career Guidance
  • Business Building, Marketing, Networking
  • Portfolio Building
  • Collecting Your Work for Your Portfolio
  • Portfolio Websites
  • Social Media
  • Agencies and Unions

Total Investment (Professional Makeup Kit included):  

$2750.00 (50% deposit required to reserve your space in the studio) Click here to get enrolled!

 

 

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HAPPY HOLIDAYS!!!  Please join us for our Annual Makeup, Manes & Merlot Event for the Public
Dec
6
5:00 PM17:00

HAPPY HOLIDAYS!!! Please join us for our Annual Makeup, Manes & Merlot Event for the Public

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Click HERE to reserve your spot!  Booking Deadline is December 1st!

You're invited!  Bring a friend & be prepared for an evening full of makeup tips, hairstyling tricks and adult refreshments aplenty!

You should be at this event if you...

  • Want to know how they did that to their hair in that one picture online
  • Need to change up your color palette on your eyes for the Holidays/Season
  • Just can't figure out how to use that pink "egg-looking sponge thingy" that everyone is using on their face to apply foundation
  • Really want to learn what compliments your facial features when it comes to all of those new makeup trends you are seeing online
  • Need a Holiday Party Night Out with the ladies and you want to walk away from it with some great beauty secrets!

Cost:  $55 per person includes personal hair and/or makeup consultation on self-application techniques by a Celebrity Hair/Makeup Artist, discounts on cosmetics and hairstyling products, complimentary hors d'oeuvres and beverages.

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Pro Makeup Artistry Certification Module 1 - Intro to Airbrushing
Jan
15
10:00 AM10:00

Pro Makeup Artistry Certification Module 1 - Intro to Airbrushing

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  • Google Calendar ICS

Click HERE to enroll!

Full day intensive hands-on class starting at the very beginning of airbrushing and by the end of the day, you will be fully trained to apply airbrush makeup professionally.  This includes much more than just foundation.  It's important to be able to deliver airbrushed results for the full face, so you will also be trained on highlight/contour and blush techniques and spot coverage/concealer application.  Cost of this certification is $150

This class is required in order to continue on to Advanced Airbrushing Techniques.

All makeup and equipment will be provided by South Bay LA Makeup Artistry Institute, however we can also provide any student with their own kit for an additional fee.  

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Pro Makeup Artistry Certification Module 1 - Intro to Airbrushing
Nov
6
10:00 AM10:00

Pro Makeup Artistry Certification Module 1 - Intro to Airbrushing

  • South Bay LA Makeup Artistry Institute (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Click HERE to enroll!  Enrollment deadline is Nov 1st!

Full day intensive hands-on class starting at the very beginning of airbrushing and by the end of the day, you will be fully trained to apply airbrush makeup professionally.  This includes much more than just foundation.  It's important to be able to deliver airbrushed results for the full face, so you will also be trained on highlight/contour and blush techniques and spot coverage/concealer application.  Cost of this certification is $150

This class is required in order to continue on to Advanced Airbrushing Techniques.

All makeup and equipment will be provided by South Bay LA Makeup Artistry Institute, however we can also provide any student with their own kit for an additional fee.  

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Full Professional Makeup Artistry Certification Program - Hands-On
Oct
23
to Oct 29

Full Professional Makeup Artistry Certification Program - Hands-On

  • South Bay LA Makeup Artistry Institute (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This is the entire collection of modules all-in-one convenient package!  If you are aiming for a career in Professional Makeup Artistry, this is where you should start!

This is a 7-day program.  It is designed for the artist who wants to walk away with the foundation of what it takes to become successful in this field.  

Bonus:  Full professional makeup kit included in this class!!!

Module 1 - Intro to Airbrush Makeup

  • History of Airbrushing and why it's so necessary
  • Equipment Knowledge
  • Learn the different formulations available and when to use them
  • Spot correction
  • Foundation application techniques
  • Blush Placement and how to correct over-applied blush easily
  • Highlight/Contour Placement and why its so easy!

Module 2 - Advanced Airbrush Makeup Techniques

  • Basic Airbrush Makeup review
  • Color Correction rules and when to break them
  • Tattoo Coverage
  • Airbrushing Eyes
  • "Hair-brushing" for quick color changes, gray coverage, thinning hair
  • and so much more!

Module 3 - Perfecting the Canvas - Foundation, Foundation, Foundation

  • Identify Facial Structure & Skin Types
  • Color Theory & Color Matching for ALL Skin Tones
  • Skin Prep 
  • Foundation Formulas and when to use them
  • Application techniques and understanding how to use your tools
  • Makeup for Mature Skin
  • Concealing techniques for several skin issues
  • Contouring/Highlighting
  • Understanding the different powders and when to use them
  • Setting/Sealing your work

Module 4 - Becoming a Bridal Makeup Artist

  • Bridal Makeup application techniques designed specifically for long-lasting results
  • Bridal Photography basics...Lighting, Filters, Indoor v. Outdoor, etc.
  • Wedding contracts, consultations, trials and the Big Day preparation/execution
  • Bridal marketing tips & Social Media Marketing
  • Pricing Strategies

Module 5 - Eyes, Lashes & Brows...Oh My!

  • Eye shapes & anatomy
  • Eye makeup preparation
  • Knowing your makeup brushes and how to use them
  • Eyeshadow application techniques and blending tips
  • Know your eyeliner formulations and how to apply them
  • Brow shapes and how to create them with pencils, powders, gels, pomades, etc.
  • False eyelash application and blending
  • Eye makeup through the ages and how to execute these looks

Module 6 - Hairstyling on Set

  • Essential tools & products for your kit
  • Blow drying techniques
  • Using a curling iron/wand to achieve different curl patterns
  • Flat ironing quickly and safely
  • 3 strand braids
  • Fishtail braids
  • How to execute a specialty hairstyle based off of a picture provided by the client/talent

Module 7 - Male Grooming

  • Discussing what is involved in Male Grooming
  • Skin prep & the products to have on hand
  • Achieving even coverage on the skin without looking/feeling excessively "made up"
  • Facial hair and how to work around it
  • Hairstyling products and how to achieve the basic male styles 
  • Addressing additional issues with male facial anatomy

Industry Basics to be covered in-depth

  • Intro to Media Makeup Artistry - Potential jobs in this industry
  • History of Makeup - Characteristics throughout the ages
  • What's in your Makeup Kit
  • Makeup Brushes, Tools, Materials, etc.
  • Fashion Editorial & Runway Makeup Techniques
  • Film & TV Makeup Techniques
  • Continuity on Set
  • Research & Inspiration
  • Etiquette on Set/Shoots/Backstage at Fashion Shows

Business Know How to be covered in-depth

  • Career Guidance
  • Business Building, Marketing, Networking
  • Portfolio Building
  • Collecting Your Work for Your Portfolio
  • Portfolio Websites
  • Social Media
  • Agencies and Unions

Total Investment (Professional Makeup Kit included):  

$2750.00 (50% deposit required to reserve your space in the studio) Click here to get enrolled!

 

 

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Advanced Airbrushing Techniques - Pro Makeup Artistry Certification Module #2
Oct
10
10:00 AM10:00

Advanced Airbrushing Techniques - Pro Makeup Artistry Certification Module #2

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  • Google Calendar ICS

Click HERE to enroll!  Enrollment deadline is October 1st, 2017.

Pre-requisite:  Intro to Airbrushing Certification

Full day intensive hands-on focus on the more advanced concepts of Airbrushing, including:

  • Color correction
  • Tattoo coverage
  • Eye makeup application (YES, this includes liner!)
  • "Hair-brushing"
  • and so much more!  

There is no reason you should not be able to apply an entire face and/or body makeup with an airbrush and we are going to train you how.  

Cost:  $250

We will be supplying the product and equipment, however we can arrange to supply you with your very own kit at an additional fee.

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