TV and Film Media Makeup Artist Course – 5 Days

TV and Film Media Makeup Artist Course - Seventa Makeup Academy


This specialised 5-day training course is designed to expand your skills into the TV and Film Media Makeup industry and become a specialist in this field. The area of TV and Film Media Makeup is fast becoming one of the most lucrative areas, working for media productions can be very exciting and varied with clients requiring looks from the minimal to the extreme.

|| Models from all ethnic backgrounds provided to practice on || Receive a £300 Kit Building Voucher included with this course || Maximised Learning 1-to-1 Personalised Course || Join our Award-Winning Makeup School in London || Explore a variety of techniques required to work as a Freelance Makeup Artist in the TV and Film Media Makeup industry ||


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This is a 5-day course and offers specialised makeup artistry training through personalised 1-on-1 sessions, maximising your learning experience.




Media Makeup for TV and Film is growing in demand and covers many formats across television, film and advertising. The opportunities available to skilled artists in Media Makeup are endless.

Previous makeup experience is essential for this advanced course. Students must have completed a Beginners Professional Makeup Artist Course and ideally the Seventa Makeup Academy Advanced Professional Makeup Course to achieve their full potential in this creative makeup course. This course is also ideal for any current artist who would like to refresh their skills and get current with their makeup application.


→ Introduction to products and specialist kit
→ Recap on working Professionally including Health & Safety, Hygiene and Client Care
→ Gain an in-depth understanding of the media makeup industry
→ Insight into the role of makeup artists in relation to stage, TV and film
→ The technical and artistic skills to complete make-up transformations
→ Cultural references and research techniques
→ Specialised techniques for HD/TV Makeup
→ Straight TV/Presenter/Celebrity styling
→ Male grooming
→ Period makeup styling
→ Ageing with latex
→ Brow blocking
→ Makeup Preparation and Framework
→ Time Management and working to deadlines
→ Makeup techniques for specialised conditions
→ On and off set TV and film etiquette
→ Technical knowledge including script breakdowns, continuity and call sheets


The TV and Film Media Makeup Artist Course awards participants with a Seventa Makeup Academy Diploma certificate which is fully insurable and allows students to apply professional makeup on private clients for any occasion.


£300 Kit Building Voucher: Start getting your professional kit together with products. The £300 Kit Building Voucher included on your course will help you have the necessary products and tools required, so you are ready to go out and start applying makeup on your clients.

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 will provide you with models to work on throughout your course. We try to keep the range of models as diverse as possible to offer a wide variety of skin types and tones to work with to give you the confidence and skill to work with Global Skin Tones & Types.

Maximised Learning & Practical Hours: We provide models as we believe that you should learn and practice on all types of skin to further increase your learning and practical hours on your course instead of being a model for someone else in the class taking up valuable time from your course.


Discounts of 5% are offered on courses when booking additional future courses and a bigger discount of 10% is available when booking 2 or more courses together.

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 expand their TV and Film Media Makeup Skills with our Special Effects Makeup Courses, these courses introduce new techniques and advanced looks suitable for the SFX world of makeup artistry. Students could also train on our Retail Makeup Artist Course, learning the specifics needed to be a successful candidate to work in the retail beauty market.


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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