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DUBAI Foundation to Advanced Level Makeup Artistry Course

Sun-Thurs, 2 Weeks, Makeup, Photoshoot, 12,000 AED
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  • Overview

    This course is designed to teach you all the fundamentals and techniques of makeup artistry while extending your skills to an advanced level. After completion, you will feel confident and be better prepared to work in varying fields of the makeup industry. This course is perfect for serious and ambitious makeup artists who will be taught a variety of makeup application techniques by the widest range of professional working makeup professionals who are represented by leading creative agencies. With small class sizes, you will benefit from one to one attention from our experienced tutors.


    Upon completion of this course you will be awarded:

    “The Foundation to Advanced in Professional Makeup Artistry”

    This certificate includes Foundation, Creative, Fashion and Photographic makeup awarded by the (London Academy of Freelance Makeup

    And 2 further Optional Accreditations


    Benefits and Exclusive Opportunities for Students include

    Train from Dubai’s-largest accredited makeup school offering more Internationally recognised and accredited qualifications and certificates to our students than any other school in Dubai

    Dubai’s- Only British makeup school who is accredited and awards students with certificates By the UK government Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual)

    Learn from several Guest International Makeup Artists especially flown in from London, New York, Europe and North America as well as Top Local Makeup Artists

    Includes a Professional photo shoot day with International Fashion Photographer and Agency models, as if you were on a working magazine shoot.

    AOFM offers student Pro discounts on over 300 Makeup brands including, Charlotte Tilbury, Nars, Bobbi Brown and MAC

    AOFM is the ONLY makeup school listed on the MACPro cosmetics website. We have 3 International Makeup School locations that are MAC registered schools for Professional Makeup Artists.

    Upon completion, we offer exclusive International Work placements through our creatives agency aofmpro.com .The ONLY makeup school in Dubai to place graduates on more than 700 plus global work placements every year after training. To see where in the World we could take you check out our Opportunities page.

    Dubai’s ONLY school to offer a FREE and unlimited aftercare program after graduating with brands such as Tom Ford, MAC Pro, Bobbi Brown, Charlotte Tilbury Chanel and international contacts and guest speakers.. See our Aftercare page for full details.



  • Syllabus


    Week 1 Foundation level Course

    • Make-up artist hygiene
    • Health and safety
    • Anatomy and physiology
    • Skin preparation
    • Foundation selection and application
    • Natural beauty makeup
    • Contouring and highlighting
    • Corrective and camouflage techniques
    • Creating glowing skin
    • Powders, bronzers and highlighters
    • Glamour makeup
    • Eyebrow shaping using makeup
    • Eyeshadows in powders and creams
    • Smokey eyes
    • Pencil/Liquid liner
    • False lash application
    • Bridal makeup
    • Blusher in cream and powder
    • Primers for face and eyes
    • Consultation techniques
    • Mascaras
    • Lipsticks, glosses and liners
    • Male, mature and ethnic makeup
    • Corrective techniques for different skin tones
    • How to apply male makeup
    • Different types of foundations and which to use depending on skin type
    • Ethnic makeup
    • Photography makeup
    • Commercial/Advertising
    • Understanding of photography lighting
    • Black & white/colour Photography Make Up
    • Using pigments to create intensity


     Week 2 Creative Makeup Artistry

    • Period makeup
    • How to block out eyebrows
    • Winged eyeliner
    • Stencils/Tattoo
    • Blending and 3D techniques
    • Textures and avant garde
    • Glitters, pigments, crystals and grease paints
    • Creating face charts
    • Fashion editorial and magazine Makeup
    • Hands and body makeup
    • Catwalk makeup
    • Fashion industry knowledge
    • Backstage etiquette
    • Getting started in the industry
    • Building a professional makeup kit
    • Photo shoot session with a professional photographer Hairstylist and agency model


  • Fees & Dates

    Course Fee:

    AED12000 +5% VAT

    AOFMpro 25 piece brush collection included FREE  AED1500

    Optional CIBTAC, OFQUAL and City and Guilds accreditation Fee AED970 + 5%VAT

    Payment Plan:

    The Academy will accept a 50% deposit to hold a student place at the time of booking.

    All fees must be paid in full no later than 5 weeks prior to the course date.

    When booked as a course package rather than individual modules this already includes  a 2000 AED discount


     Course dates and times

    This course runs from 10 am – 6 pm

     Sunday to Thursday over 12 days


    AUGUST  03rd August 2020 – 18th August 2020

    Accreditation Test Dates: To be confirmed


    SEPTEMBER 28th September 2020 – 13th  October 2020

    Accreditation Test Dates: To be confirmed


    NOVEMBER 16th November 2020 – 1st December 2020

    Accreditation Test Dates: To be confirmed

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