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Special FX Makeup

$1048 or $104/mo

Our Special FX Makeup course gives you the chance to flex your creative muscle as you learn how to age characters, create realistic injuries, apply and color prosthetics, make hair pieces, and much more!

  • On video, special effects makeup artist Michele Mulkey takes you step by step through 30 special effects makeup techniques
  • Receive complete career training
  • Land a job in theatre, television, or film

Your Professional Certificate

ISMP Special FX Makeup Artistry Certification

ISMP™—International Special FX Makeup Professional™

When you graduate, you’ll receive our International Special FX Makeup Professional designation. This certificate shows you have successfully completed our training and you’re ready to begin an exciting career in special effects makeup. You’ll work on photo shoots, movies and television shows, for theater productions, and more!

How You Learn

How to become a professional makeup artist online
  • Study whenever and wherever you like
  • We send you DVDs, course texts, makeup products, and course guides
  • You watch instructional videos
  • You read full-color course texts and complete loads of practical assignments
  • You upload your work to the Online Student Center
  • Your personal tutor evaluates your work and provides personalized audio feedback
  • Once you finish the course, you’ll receive your certificate and professional designation, International Special Effects Makeup Professional (ISMP)

Here’s What You’ll Learn

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Unit A

  • Tips for success as a special effects makeup artist
  • Safe and sanitary practice
  • Taking photographs
  • Setting up your kit
  • Setting up your workspace
  • Client etiquette and professionalism
  • Highlight and shadow
  • Old age makeup
  • Applying bald caps
  • Starting your makeup business

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Unit B

  • Working with hair
  • Stippling techniques
  • Stippling a beard
  • Hand laying hair
  • Lace hair piece application
  • Hand punching hair
  • Analyzing a script
  • Creating a look from a script
  • Marketing and promotion
  • Social media for your makeup business

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Unit C

  • Understanding wounds
  • Researching wounds
  • New and old bruises
  • Scrapes and scratches
  • Indented and raised scars
  • Frostbite
  • Burns
  • Tattoos
  • Working with clients

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Unit D

  • Prosthetics and blood effects
  • Foam gelatin prosthetics
  • Pros-Aide® transfers
  • Combining techniques
  • Cutting the skin on camera
  • Blood tubing
  • Blood packs
  • Zombie makeup
  • Industry connections

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Here’s What You’ll Get

Special Effects Makeup Training Course Material

Special FX Makeup Starter Kit

Special Effects Makeup Starter Kit Free

You will need to purchase some additional items for your assignments which will cost approximately $75 depending on where you buy them. Frends Beauty has assembled kits for QC students that include everything you’ll need. You can find them here.

Our Guarantee

We stand behind our quality courses. That’s why we offer a full money-back guarantee. From the date you receive your package, you have 21 days to review the course materials.

If you do not find that the course is a good fit for you, simply return the materials, unused, with a tracking number, and your course fees will be immediately refunded. All that we ask is that you call the School to receive shipping instructions.

For the Special FX Makeup course, the SFX Starter Makeup Kit can not be refunded (value $100 US).

XSave when you pay in full

Pay In Full

$1348

$1048


Save $300

Enroll Now

Payment Plans

Pay Monthly


$1348

$100 deposit and 12 monthly installments of $104

 

Enroll

Pay Bi-Weekly


$1348

$100 deposit and 26 bi-weekly installments of $48

 

Enroll

Pay Weekly


$1348

$100 deposit and 52 weekly installments of $24

 

Enroll

All prices are in US dollars

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Sign up and we’ll get you registered as soon as possible. You’ll have access to all of your course materials online and your materials will be shipped off to you right away. Get started in a career in special effects makeup artistry today!

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