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Advanced Professional Make-up Course



6 Months (2 x classes per week)

Tue & Thu: 10:00 – 14:00 or

Mon & Wed: 10:00 – 14:00



February 2019


COST:  R 26 000 p/p

Cost includes manual, brush set and free usage of my own class make-up products during the course.  You need to provide your own false lashes.  This cost also doesn’t include your own make-up kit.



  • An all-round understanding of the preparation of your working environment, treatment area, tools, materials, clients and self.  Also an understanding of make-up kits and essential tools
  • An advanced course in brow shaping covering waxing, tinting, face shape, brow analysis and brow threading
  • An in depth understanding of the structure and function of the skin.  How to do a good skin analysis before starting with your make-up application and what products are the best for your clients.  Also the knowledge to advise your client for future skin care products and treatments.
  • An in depth understanding of the different types of make-up, it’s advantages and disadvantages
  • The use of specialised lighting, corrective make-up for all face shapes and skin types and skin infections.  Colour theory – choosing the correct colour for your client and the colour wheel
  • Topics of neutralizers, concealers, foundation and powder.  Also blusher, lip liner and lipstick. Different eye shades, different eye shadow applications an corrective application.  We shall examine techniques and all aspects of the eyes in detail
  • Make-up techniques such as day, evening, special occasion, bridal, mature, ethnic skin & Asian application, false lash application (individual and strip lashes top and bottom), make-up for magazines, make-up for television, make-up for fashion shows, art on the face, different eye make-up application (i.e long eye, cat eye, Cleapatra, smokey, leapard eyes and the like), men’s grooming
  • The history of make-up, period make-up (the years 1920, 1930, 1940, 1950, 1960, 1970)
  • Business management such as how to get yourself “out there” and how to become established as a freelance make-up artist.  We will finish with some hair ideas


Kits are optional and according to your own budget. You will only need your kit once you are ready to see your own clients.  During the course you can let me know when you are ready to buy your kit.  I will order your kit from Mac Head Office and it will take about 4 weeks to arrive.


R 10 000 – R  17 000


  • Skin Primer
  • 4 – 8 Lippies
  • 5 – 9 Matte Foundations
  • Lip Liners
  • 3 x Dewy Foundations
  • Eyeliners
  • 3 x Stick Foundations (for dark skin)
  • Setting Spray
  • 12 x Concealers
  • Lash Glue
  • 1 – 3 Powders
  • 3 x Blushers
  • Eye Shadow Palettes
  • Under Eye Highlighter
  • Aluminum Kits
  • 1 – 3 Eye Primers
  • Lash Curler
  • 30 x Eye Shadows
  • Tweezers
  • 1 – 3 Pigments
  • Liquid Liner
  • 1 – 3 Extra Brushes
  • Contouring Palette



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The School
The Alicia Buckle School of Make-up and Hairstyling offers excellent practical and theoretical training for anyone interested in pursuing a serious career in the make-up industry. Her students are given the right tools, in both business and cosmetics, to start their careers as make-up artist and thrive in this industry. -
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