The Complete Makeup Artist Course – 6 months


The Complete Makeup Artist Course at Seventa Makeup Academy is a fully comprehensive Makeup Course aimed at students who are looking to start a full time career in the Makeup Industry.  This Complete Makeup Artist Course covers all areas of artistry, design and techniques, and also includes Hairstyling and SFX Makeup skills making sure you have the ultimate start to launch yourself into a new career pathway.

|| We supply Models from all ethnic backgrounds to practice on for all Professional Courses || Receive a comprehensive Artistry Kit that includes everything you need to complete your course and start work straight away, the Kit includes a Professional Makeup Brush Set, Makeup and Skincare products, Hairstyling Kit, Airbrush Makeup Kit & Equipment and more, all included with this course || Small Class Sizes, so you receive the attention you need || Join our Award-Winning Makeup School based in the heart of London || This course comes with the option to exclude any topic that is not of interest to you ||


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I had the most amazing experience I was a novice when I started the course. It was very organised, everything explained beforehand and the studio was fantastic, I felt very comfortable. I enjoyed the practical side of the workshop not only did I learn new skills, I had great fun. – Finola –


This course is 6 months or 26 weeks in total and is available Full-time Monday to Friday (occasional weekend dates may be included). Check the course enrolment options down below for start dates.


INVESTMENT: £25,000 £14,997 GBP 


This course is ideal for anyone who would like to turn their passion and dream into a reality to pursue a career as a Professional Makeup Artist.

No other course offers you more; including a variety of Makeup Applications, Hairstyling, Creative Makeup Techniques including Special Effects (SFX) Makeup and Advanced Styling with Optional Professional Photo Shoots included throughout your journey enabling you to experience a photo shoot environment and complete your training with industry ready images for your personal portfolio.

Being a Complete course there is no need for any previous experience as this course goes through Makeup Artist skills for complete beginners through to advanced while delivering first class tutor demonstrations from industry experts and allowing students full practical time to recreate and enhance looks and techniques from the lessons.

By only using models on all our courses we enable our students to get more practical and hands-on than any other private makeup school.


Our Complete Makeup Artist Course includes all individual Seventa Makeup Academy Courses as a complete package and includes:

The Professional Makeup Artist Course – Level 2 VTCT Qualification
→ Advanced Beauty Makeup Artist
Fashion & Catwalk Makeup Artist
Editorial Makeup Artist
The Professional Hairstyling Course – Level 2 VTCT Qualification
→ Bridal Makeup
Bridal Hair
→ Airbrush Makeup
→ TV & Film Media Makeup
→ Makeup Through History
→ Hair Through History
→ Pro Eyes
Global Skintones
→ Glamour Makeup
Mature Makeup
Male Grooming
→ Avant-Garde Makeup
→ Avant-Garde Hair
→ Introduction to SFX Makeup
→ SFX Prosthetic Flat Moulding
→ SFX Bald Cap
→ SFX Casualty
→ Final Week – 1 to 1 On Any Subject or Complimentary Photoshoot

+ 6 x Optional Professional Photo Shoots for industry-ready images for your personal portfolio (available at certain stages in the course schedule).

Please note: This course comes with the option to exclude any topic that is not of interest to you but may present gaps in your course schedule and will have an impact on the investment required for this course.


The Complete Makeup Artist Course awards participants with a Seventa Makeup Academy Diploma Certificate in each of the subjects covered + VTCT Level 2 Awards in each of the subjects covered which is fully insurable and allows students to apply professional makeup and complete professional hairstyling on private clients for any occasion.


VTCT Level 2 Award in the Art of Photographic Make-Up

VTCT Level 2 Award in the Art of Dressing Hair

VTCT (ITEC) Level 2 Award in Infection Prevention (COVID-19) for Make-Up Services


Comprehensive Artistry Kit, Professional Brush Set and more included: Exclusive to the Seventa Makeup Academy ‘Complete Makeup Artist Course’, Students will receive a comprehensive Artistry Kit that includes everything you need to complete your course and start work straight away, the Kit includes a Professional Brush Set, Makeup and Skincare products, Airbrush Makeup Kit & Equipment and more, all included with this course.  The Artistry Kit is for all students to keep and use in class, to continue their practice outside of the academy and ready to start working at the end of the course.

Professional Kit Use Included: At Seventa Makeup Academy all products are provided for the student to use during their course in class, only professional brands are used. These products have exceptional quality, are hypo-allergenic to avoid or minimise any allergic reactions, are long-lasting, respectful and caring for the skin.

Models: We provide models from all Ethnic Backgrounds (White, Black, Asian, BAME, etc), enabling our students to have an understanding and learn to work with Global Skin Tones and Types from all Ethnic Backgrounds. Working with models further increases learning and practical hours on courses instead of being a model for someone else on the course taking up valuable time from the course.


Students are also automatically registered on our Professional Makeup Artist Discount Program for 20% off the Ten Image Professional product range.


After this course students can explore other areas of makeup such as our Retail Makeup Artist Course, learning the specifics needed to be a successful candidate to work in the retail beauty market. Or extend your skills further with exclusive ongoing Masterclasses and Workshops regularly hosted or held at the academy.




The dates listed are provided for guidance and are subject to change. You will have the option of choosing and securing suitable course dates once your enrollment application and course fees have been paid.

Please note all course dates are subject to availability and subject to change without notice.

If you can’t find a suitable proposed course date prior to enrolling, let us know using the form below and a member of our team will help you find a suitable date.


Completing this pre-enrolment questionnaire helps us to advise you which course or courses are best suited to you, and which ones will get you on the path to being a makeup artist in the area of the industry that you are most interested in.

Once we have received and reviewed the details you have provided you will be connected with a Student Development Advisor who will discuss the different options available with you and start creating a Personalised Education & Progression Plan that will be tailored to you and your needs.

The Student Development Advisor will also provide you with more information about what next steps are required to complete your enrolment and secure your place on an upcoming course. Eg. Payments, Finance Applications, etc. This is followed by choosing dates from the course schedules.

We look forward to seeing you in class!


Our cancellation policy applies to all courses. Once paid your course will be confirmed and no refunds can be issued. A change of dates may be requested by you with 4 weeks (Professional Courses) or more notice.

For courses where only a deposit (20% of the course fee) has been paid and you cancel (not change dates), the deposit is forfeited and is non-refundable.

Placement on a course or courses is subject to availability and we have the right to cancel or make changes to course dates without notice.

Most courses (refer to individual course pages) require a minimum of 2 students to be enrolled or the course may be rescheduled. Alternatively, students have the option to upgrade their course to a 1 to 1 Personalised Course (where available), with direct 1 to 1 attention with the tutor to proceed with the scheduled course dates.

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