Master Makeup Artistry Course Outline Unit A

In this unit, we want you to think about the kind of makeup artist you’d like to be and we’ll introduce you to professional practices. This unit will introduce you to the world of makeup artistry, including how to set up your workspace, which brush is which, and how to keep a clean working environment.

The World of Professional Makeup Artistry

The World of Professional Makeup Artistry Course Book

In this book, you’ll learn

  • The timeless appeal of makeup
  • An overview of professional makeup artistry
  • Job profile of a professional makeup artist
  • Common work duties
  • Getting started
  • Tools of the trade

Orientation to Professional Practice

In this book and video, you’ll learn

  • Introduction to makeup products
  • Introduction to makeup brushes
  • Makeup hygiene and sanitary practices
  • Storage and transportation
  • Setting up for success
  • Finding the right lighting
Orientation to Professional Makeup Practice Course Book


In this video, you’ll learn

  • The tools of the trade
  • The name and purpose of each makeup brush
  • Celebrity artist Nathan Johnson’s top five brushes

Starting Your Own Business

Starting your own makeup business course book

In this book, you’ll learn about

  • Different types of businesses
  • Naming and registering your makeup business
  • Setting up an office
  • Taxes
  • Insurance
  • Writing your business plan
  • Marketing strategies