Curso de Maquillaje Profesional/

Makeup Artistry Program


Este programa es para cualquier persona que quiera aprender maquillaje profesionalmente y desarrollar una carrera en este campo. Aprenderás las más actuales y glamorosas tendencias y técnicas de maquillaje, aprenderás a trabajar para clientes reales, para fotografía, novias, editorial y mucho más.

Las lecciones se explican muy bien con atención a los detalles, por lo que al final del curso podrá dominar todas las técnicas cuando trabajes por tu cuenta.

Las clases son grupos pequeños (max. 6 participantes) así te garantizamos atención personalizada de los profesores que no recibirás en clases grandes y con muchos alumnos en otras escuelas.

El curso se ofrecerá en 3 modalidades diferentes para que así escojas la que te sea más conveniente:

  • Programa regular: 1 clase a la semana.

  • Program express: 2 clases a la semana.

  • Personalizado súper acelerado: las clases se ajustan de tal manera que puedas terminar lo antes posible (sujeto a disponibilidad).

El Curso de Maquillaje Profesional tiene un total de 18 lecciones. También puedes escoger alguno de nuestros programas extendidos de 22 o 26 lecciones.

Nuevos Programas Extendidos: desde el 2019, hemos extendido nuestros cursos para aquellas personas que quieren adquirir habilidades extra.

  • Artista Avanzado: Makeup Artistry Program + Airbrush. 22 clases.

  • Master en Maquillaje: Makeup Artistry Program + Airbrush + Efectos Especiales. 26 clases.

Debido a la gran cantidad de estudiantes internacionales, nuestros cursos se dictan en Inglés con traducción al Español si se requiere.

El curso incluye:

  • 18, 22 or 26 lecciones de 4 horas cada una, para un total de 72, 88 o 104 horas dependiendo del programa que hayas escogido.

  • 36, 44 o 52 horas de material de estudio y práctica en la casa dependiendo del programa que hayas escogido.

  • Profesores ganadores de premios.

  • Student-lab con MAC Cosmetics.

  • Student-lab con Make Up For Ever.

  • Student-lab con NYX Cosmetics.

  • Semana especial de Efectos Especiales con graduados de Cinema Makeup School (held in October 2019).

  • Material de estudio digital.

  • Libro.

  • Lecciones enfocadas en cómo trabajar en la industria del maquillaje y formas de conseguir empleo.

  • Lección sobre fotografía para maquilladores.

  • Lección sobre redes sociales y marketing.

  • Prácticas en la escuela.

  • Job selection from MAC (conditions apply).

  • Fotos digitales de tu trabajo al final de cada clase.

  • Acceso a descuentos de estudiantes con M.A.C, Make Up For Ever, NYX Cosmetics, Kryolan y otras marcas reconocidas.

Contenido del Programa

  • The art of Makeup. What is this wonderful world and its history.

  • Advice on how to start your career as makeup artist and promote yourself whether if you want to work as a freelancer or find employment.

  • Materials and brushes that the makeup artist uses.

  • Properly setup a professional and sanitary workspace and make-up station.

  • Color Theory. Chiaroscuro technique. The Art of Mixology.

  • How to work with face charts.

  • Identify bone structure, skin tone, skin condition, coloration, imperfections, and the positive and the negative aspects of the face Identify skin undertones and shades.

  • Understanding different eye shapes.

  • How to maximise and dramatise features.

  • Mastering brush control and flawless blending.

  • Preparation of the face. Prime and moisturize.

  • Practical application of Corrective Makeup according to every type of face.

  • Eyebrow shaping and waxing.

  • How to contour and highlight.

  • Theory of Colour applied to eye makeup. How to choose the most flattering eyeshadow for your client based on the color of her skin, eyes, hair, clothing, age and occasion.

  • The art of the smokey eyes.

  • Cut Crease technique (Arabic/Bollywood Eyes).

  • Cat Eyes.

  • Eyeliner and Mascara application.

  • Application of false eyelashes.

  • Lipstick application.

  • Bridal Makeup.

  • Makeup for dark skin tones.

  • Makeup for mature skin.

  • Makeup for men.

  • How to understand the concept you need to deliver to designers, photographer., etc and execute their ideas properly on the models.

  • Makeup for Photoshoots and videos. Black & White photography. Editorial & Commercial photography.

  • Vintage makeup (years 20's, 40's, 70's...)

  • Editorial/Catwalk makeup.

  • Thema-Fantasy makeup.

  • General beauty tips and advice.


Extended Programs

​- Advanced Artistry with Airbrush. Everything mentioned above + the following:

  • Understanding your airbrush equipment components: compressor, air nozzle, air brush gun

  • How to clean the airbrush

  • Types of airbrush makeup products

  • Choosing and maintaining your airbrush tools

  • Finding the right airbrush makeup for your clients

  • Projection of air brush to paper exercises progressing to application to skin, face and body

  • Beauty Makeup using air brush

  • Creating a seamless makeup base

  • Contouring and highlighting

  • Complete bridal airbrush makeup applications

  • Creative face art/fantasy makeup

  • Working with stencils.

  • Plan and execute makeup using airbrush.

- Master in Makeup. Everything mentioned above + the following:

  • Materials used for Characterisation and FX Makeup.

  • Use of water-based and oil-based paints.

  • Use of alcohol paints.

  • Working with blood and different types.

  • Preparing and creating characters.

  • Character styling.

  • Skin ageing.

  • Create skin imperfections.

  • Create realistic wounds with sculpt gel.

  • Create realistic scars.

  • How to create fake theet.

  • Use of the airbrush in Characterisation, Bodypaint and FX.

Career Prospects

After the complexion of this training you will be able to work for:

  • Special events

  • Brides and Weddings

  • TV and/or High Definition TV

  • Cosmetics brands

  • Commercials

  • Photographers

  • Fashion, media and music industries.

  • Beauty salons and counters

  • As freelance Makeup Artist

  • Blogger/ Vlogger

  • FX Makeup


  • Makeup Artistry Program: €1.820 (18 lessons). Exc. materials.

  • Advanced Artistry. Makeup Artistry Program + Airbrush: €2.236 (22 lessons). Exc. materials

  • Master in Makeup: Makeup Artistry Program + Airbrush + Special Effects: €2.652 (26 lessons). Exc. materials.

Our courses are tax free, meaning that you do not pay any taxes over the amount and also, the course can be included for deductions in the yearly tax declaration as education expenses (including what you spend in materials and related expenses). 

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If you pay the full amount at once you get 5% discount over the total amount.

You can also pay in terms:

- Regular program:

  • Makeup Artistry Program: 7 instalments of €260 each.

  • Advanced Artistry: 8 instalments of €279,50.

  • Master in Makeup:  9 instalments of €294,70.

- Express program: 

  • Makeup Artistry Program: 4 instalments of €455,00 each.

  • Advanced Artistry:  5 instalments of €447,20.

  • Master in Makeup:  5 instalments of €530,40.

- Personalized Accelerated program and International Students: you save your place with a first payment of 50% of the course and then you pay the rest of the amount on the first day of class.

We also accept other payment programs such as Mijn Betaald Plan. Just ask for more payment options.

PROMO: Combine this course with the Hairstyling Course and get an extra 10% discount using the code 2courses at the checkout.


  • We are a school approved by the Dutch CRKBO, which means that we will give you a certificate as a Makeup Artist/Visagist at the end of the course. For more information visit

  • We are also an approved member of the International Union for Makeup and Hairstylist Education.

  • We prepare you for the exam at the Kwaliteitscentrum Uiterlijke Verzorging Branche Diploma Visagie. 

Work kits


Buying the kit with us is optional. Read below*.

Our work kits are provided by Make Up For Ever and MAC cosmetics!


All of our students will obtain 20% student discount for future purchases of Make Up For Ever products and 20% with MAC.

All the kits have absolutely everything you need for your professional training and to work with your clients after you finish. Everything was personally picked by us to guarantee that you will have suitable materials for the highest professional standards. We respect your budget so you can be sure that you won't have any extra expenses during the course.


You can choose from these brands:

  •  MAC Cosmetics:

    • Basic Package: €650 the basic great quality materials tha you need to start as Makeup Artist.

    • Luxe Package: €950 the most high-end products from the brand chosen by us specially for our students.

  • NYX Cosmetics:

Additional Materials for the Advanced Artistry with Airbrush:

  • Kryolan kit: €499.

You can also rent the materials paying a small extra fee (see further below).

Click HERE to see the list of materials you need for this course and what is included in the starter kit in case you would like to purchase it.

Additional Materials for the Master in Makeup with FX:

  • Kryolan kit: €199.


You can also rent the materials paying a small extra fee (see further below).

Click HERE to see the list of materials you need for this course and what is included in the starter kit in case you would like to purchase it.

The basic kits include everything you will need to enter the world of makeup, the luxe kits include additional products that make your kit more diverse but it is a personal choice. 

The kits cannot be paid in terms but you do not have to buy them at the moment you book the course, you can buy it later on and you also have the possibility to buy the Airbrush and the FX kit later on the course when you are closer to these lessons.

*If you prefer to bring the materials by yourself you can find the list of what you need to buy HERE. We don't guarantee you good results on your work if the quality of your cosmetics is not good enough. It is also mandatory to bring everything on the list.

If you can't afford to buy the materials yet, you can rent a kit with us for only €150 euro extra for the Makeup Artistry Program, €199 for the Arbrush Program and €250 for the Master in Makeup Program.

Disclaimer: We don't guarantee you good results on your work if the quality of your tools and cosmetics is not good enough. It is also mandatory to bring everything on the list. We reserve the right to modify the content of the kits according to the availability of our providers and seasonal products.


Apart from the products cosmetic products, the kits will also include for free:

  • Elegant makeup case.

  • Basic brush set from Glamour Makeup.

  • 1 pair of mink lashes.


You can also upgrade the brushes for a selection from MAC Cosmetics or NYX Cosmetics brushes (includes professional brush belt) with a 25% discount OFF the retail price:

  • MAC Cosmetics 10 brushes: retail price €352, our price €264.

  • NYX Cosmetics 12 brushes: retail price €234,37 our price €175.

As mentioned before, the kit will come with a basic makeup case, but you can also upgrade to a trolley (recommended if you will be doing both hair and makeup):

  • Basic trolley unbranded: €121.

  • NYX cosmetics trolley: retail price €317,65, our price €225.

  • ZÜCA/Kryolan trolley (blue): retail price €299, our price €259.

  • ZÜCA/Make Up For Ever trolley (black): retail price €299, our price €269.

Starting Dates

For the Personalized Super Accelerated Program please contact us with your requirements and we will prepare a course adapted to your time.

Starting Dates 2020

Regular Program

Once a week, 4 hours per class.

March 07, 2020

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Sunday's 10:30-14:30

August 30, 2020

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Monday's 10:00-14:00

September 05, 2020

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Sunday's 10:30-14:30

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Express Program

Twice a week, 4 hours per class.

January 13, 2020

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Tuesday's & Thursday's 10:00-14:00

May 06, 2020

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Tuesday's & Thursday's 10:00-14:00

August 31, 2020

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Tuesday's & Thursday's 10:00-14:00

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Once a week, 8 hours per class.

January 17, 2020

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Saturday's 10:00-18:00

May 08, 2020

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Saturday's 10:00-18:00

September 04, 2020

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The course is held at following location:

Suezkade 102, 2517CA, Den Haag.

Free parking the whole day until 18:00

You can come with tram 3 to the stop Conrakade or tram 11 to stop Laan van Meerdervoort Oost.

How to book?

Click on the button you see below and follow the steps of the payment system.