3 Month Complete Makeup Diploma

makeup courses in London at The London School of Media Make Up

  • Industry ready qualification
  • Full working makeup kit & custom made brush set
  • Industry leading makeup artist tutors
  • Trainee experience
  • Portfolio shoot
  • Freelancers Handbook
  • Digital & Social media workshop
  • Access to our in-house makeup agency

London’s leading makeup courses. Do you want to become a makeup artist and launch your career working in the Fashion, Film and Television industries? 

The LSMM 3 month Complete Makeup Diploma runs from Monday – Friday, this is our most intensive makeup course aiming to train students to the highest industry standard whilst covering all essential makeup skills. The course modules cover: Straight & Corrective Makeup, Fashion & Beauty Makeup, Period Makeup & Camouflage, Contemporary Hair Styling, Cutting & Blow Dry, Basic Barbering, Body Painting, Airbrushing, Period Hair & Wig Dressing, Character Makeup, Casualty & SPFX, Prosthetics and Bald Caps.

Aftercare

As part of the diploma students will receive full access to our student support and alumni services. This includes career development sessions to further prepare for working as a freelance makeup artist. We guarantee work experience throughout the course and continue to support our students after graduation, assisting them to find paid work placements in their preferred area of expertise.

Portfolio Building & Professional Development

During the last week of the makeup course and under the guidance of fashion makeup artist, Rebecca Wordingham, you will design and execute nine signature makeup looks to be shot over the course of three days with a professional photographer and agency models.  This serves as the foundations of your professional make up portfolio that can be used to launch your career.

This module also includes a digital and social media workshop aimed at providing students with current, up-to-date industry know how. Providing our students with a comprehensive ‘Freelancers Handbook’, that includes guides on invoicing, brand building, accountancy, database building and personal marketing we aim to prepare you for life as a successful freelance makeup artist.
 

Industry Support

The LSMM is proudly supported by MAC, Nars, Bobbi Brown, Tom Ford, Chanel, Bare Minerals, Kosas, Bioderma, Burts Bees, Make Up Forever, Glossier, Urban Decay and Revolution Pro to name a few.

Students are able to bring their own working kit, however products from these brands will be available for all student to use during the course.

The Kit 

Upon signing up for our Complete Make Up Diploma and included in the price, our students receive a full working professional makeup, brush, skincare and hair kit that is valued at over £2000.

The Complete Make Up Diploma  is Suitable For

No previous makeup experience is required. The course covers all training from basic skills right through to more advanced skills. Whether you’re leaving school or considering a career change, our 3 Month Complete Makeup Diploma is the perfect place to launch your career.  
 

Click here to view the work our incredibly talented graduates produce during their portfolio shoots.

Part-Time Complete Makeup Diploma

makeup courses at The LSMM

  • Industry ready qualification
  • Full working makeup kit & custom made brush set
  • Industry leading makeup artist tutors
  • Trainee experience
  • Portfolio shoot
  • Freelancers Handbook
  • Digital & Social media workshop
  • Access to our in-house makeup agency

Part-Time Complete Makeup Diploma 

Our Part-Time Complete Makeup Diploma covers the same syllabus as our intensive 3 month diploma course but is spread over a 6 month term, with classes running for 3 consecutive days a week (Mon, Tues & Wed). This course aims to train makeup artists to the highest industry standard, covering all essential makeup skills and is the perfect course for those who are unable to commit to full time education, giving them the opportunity to work part-time whilst studying. The part-time course will allow students to gain even more invaluable work experience during their days off and work on set projects.
 

Aftercare

As part of the diploma students will receive full access to our student support and alumni services. This includes career development sessions to further prepare for working as a freelance makeup artist. We guarantee work experience throughout the course and continue to support our students after graduation, assisting them to find paid work placements in their preferred area of expertise.

Portfolio Building & Professional Development

During the last 2 weeks of the makeup course and under the
guidance of fashion makeup artist, Rebecca Wordingham, you will design and execute nine signature makeup looks to be shot over the course of three days with a professional photographer and agency models.  This serves as the foundations of your professional make up portfolio that can be used to launch your career.
This module also includes a digital and social media workshop aimed at providing students with current, up-to-date industry know how. Providing our students with a comprehensive ‘Freelancers Handbook’, that includes guides on invoicing, brand building, accountancy, database building and personal marketing we aim to prepare you for life as a successful freelance makeup artist.
 

Industry Support

The LSMM is proudly supported by MAC, Nars, Bobbi Brown, Tom Ford, Chanel, Bare Minerals, Kosas, Bioderma, Burts Bees, Make Up Forever, Glossier, Urban Decay and Revolution Pro to name a few.

Students are able to bring their own working kit, however products from these brands will be available for all student to use during the course.

The Kit 

Upon signing up for our Part-Time Complete Make Up Diploma and included in the price, our students receive a full working professional makeup, brush, skincare and hair kit that is valued at over £2000. 

The Part-Time Complete Make Up Diploma  is Suitable For

No previous makeup experience is required. The course covers all training from basic skills right through to more advanced skills. Whether you’re leaving school or considering a career change, our 6 Month Part-Time Complete Makeup Diploma is the perfect place to launch your career.  
 
 

 

Masterclasses

makeup courses at The London School of Media Make Up

These courses are suitable for working makeup artists. Whether you wish to learn more about a specialism, or upgrade your product & technical knowledge.

The masterclass makeup courses at our makeup academy are designed to help working make-up artists in their existing career. These classes can help to take you to the next level within a chosen specialism and can be a great way to refresh your skills before a new job or challenge.

We run masterclasses on the following topics: Complete Fashion & Beauty, Camouflage & Period Makeup, HD Airbrushing, Body Painting, Contemporary Hair, Period Hair & Wig Dressing, Casualty Effects, Character, Prosthetic & Bald cap application

 

Short Courses

  • Fashion, Beauty & Skincare focused
  • Up-to-date Industry Theory
  • Industry leading makeup artist tutor
  • Pro products
  • Industry ready qualification
  • Full brush set

Our 3 & 5 day short courses are a new offering from The LSMM. They are both intensive and integrated workshops led by The LSMM Creative Director and successful fashion and beauty makeup artist Rebecca Wordingham.

Rebecca has extensive experience in the fashion industry having worked with leading magazines such as British Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar UK, Glamour UK, Dazed & Confused, i-D, The Sunday Times Style, SSAW and RUSSH as well as brands such as Adidas, Topshop, COS, Browns Fashion, Stella McCartney and Ports 1961 among many others.

5 Day Fashion and Beauty Workshop 

The LSMM 5 day fashion and beauty workshop offers an opportunity to learn intensively in an accelerated period of time. During the 5 day period, Rebecca will teach you the skills needed to become a successful fashion and beauty makeup artist. You will have access to one of Rebecca’s high level assistants who will be on the course to guide you and answer your industry-related questions. You will work intensively and collaboratively with your course peers, using each other as models and supporting each other through each module.

The days generally consist of a lecture, live demo and student practical, with end-of-day feedback. You may be given homework and reading before and during the course, to ensure you get the very most out of your studying.

The LSMM 5 day fashion and beauty makeup course will cover:

  • Health and safety
  • Hygiene
  • Understanding skin concerns/skin conditions
  • Intro skin workshop
  • Skin Types
  • Face shapes
  • Foundation techniques luminous/dewy skin, red carpet skin & matte
  • Understanding makeup for photographs, video and instagram
  • Key kit essentials
  • Contouring
  • Perfecting brows boyish, fluffy and arched
  • Contouring and highlighting eyes
  • Blush techniques
  • Eye shapes
  • Eyelash application
  • Bridal looks
  • Red carpet looks
  • Editorial look
  • Intro into professional development the business side of becoming a freelance makeup artist.
  • Mini digital workshop
  • On set etiquette

 

3 Day Fashion and Beauty Workshop

Our 3-day fashion and beauty workshop offers an opportunity to learn intensively in an accelerated period of time. During the 3 day period, Rebecca will teach you the skills needed to become a successful fashion and beauty make up artist. You will have access to one of Rebecca’s high level assistants who will be on the course to guide you and answer your industry-related questions. You will work intensively and collaboratively with your course peers, using each other as models and supporting each other through the modules.

The days usually consist of a lecture, live demo and student practical, with end-of-day feedback. You may be given homework and reading before and during the course, to ensure you get the very most out of your studies.

The LSMM 3 day fashion and beauty makeup course will cover:

  • Health and safety
  • Hygiene
  • Understanding skin concerns/skin conditions
  • Intro skin workshop
  • Skin finishes
  • Foundation techniques luminous/dewy skin, red carpet skin
  • Key kit essentials
  • Contouring
  • Perfecting brows arched
  • Blush techniques
  • Eye shapes
  • Eyelash application
  • Bridal looks
  • Editorial looks
  • On set etiquette

Industry Support 

The LSMM is proudly supported by MAC, Nars, Bobbi Brown, Tom Ford, Chanel, Bare Minerals, Kosas, Bioderma, Burts Bees, Make Up Forever, Glossier, Revolution Pro to name a few.

Students are able to bring their own working kit, however products from these brands will be available to students for use during the course.

Also included in the cost of the course will be a working brush kit that we encourage our students to use.

Our Short Courses are Suitable for

Beginner students looking to familiarise themselves with the industry before completing other courses.

Amateur and experienced working makeup artists looking to grow their skill set towards becoming a successful fashion and beauty makeup artist in an accelerated period.

There will be approximately 12 students taken for this course so be quick and sign up today to avoid disappointment!