Are you interested in making a career as a make-up artist? This course will equip you with the skills and knowledge that you need to become a successful make-up artist and from home!
This course will enable you to:
· Understand that a facial is a procedure involving a variety of skin treatments including team, exfoliation, extraction, creams, lotions, facial masks, peels, and massage
· Learn how to apply a deep cleanse and identify the best toning products and procedures
· Explain what a mask therapy and facial massage is and how to undergo the procedures
· Gain understanding about eyelash and eyebrow treatments and what works best
· Learn how to apply make-up professionally
· Learn how to create face and body art make-up
· Explore the different types of nail treatments and enamelling
· Learn how to apply media make-up for people who work in theatre, fashion and photography
· Gain an insight into anatomy and physiology
· Learn about health, safety and business management of a make-up artist
As a freelance make-up artist you can work for different clients, making it a flexible and rewarding career. Just imagine this could be you! This program will enable you to study anytime and at your own pace. All coursework can be submitted by either post or email making it easier and hassle-free.
The course materials will be delivered to you, so it couldn’t be easier. Our student friendly and experienced tutors are always a click away to give you advice and to help you through your course. Enrol today and join the successful students that have already done so.
UNIT 1: SKIN STRUCTURE, TYPES AND FACIAL TREATMENTS
o Facial Treatments
o Skin Structure
o Skin Analysis
o Lip and eye make-up cleanse
o Superficial/deep cleanse
o Toning products and procedures
o Client record card and treatment plan
o Contraindications to treatment
o Mask therapy
o Facial massage
UNIT 2: EYELASH AND EYEBROW TREATMENTS
o Eyelash and brow treatments
o Skin test or patch test
o Eyelash tinting
o Eyebrow tinting and shaping
o False eyelash application
o Eyelash perming
o Strip lashes
o Semi-permanent mascara
UNIT 3: PROVISION OF MAKE-UP TREATMENTS
o Make-up consultation
o Record card and treatment plan
o Product formulations
o Labelling of ingredients
o Common ingredients of skincare and make-up products
o Mineral make-up
o Product use and information
o Client preparation
o Make-up brushes and tools
o Hygienic application of make-up
o General points of good practice
o Make-up application procedure
o Bridal make-up
o Consumer legislation
UNIT 4: PROVISION OF SPECIALIST MAKE-UP TREATMENTS
o Face and body art make-up
o Make-up colours
o Artificial tanning
o Airbrushing techniques
o Nail treatments and enamelling
o Nail art
o Make-up effects and tools
o Media make-up (theatre/fashion/photographic)
o Cosmetic camouflage
UNIT 5: ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY
o Blood and blood supply
o The lymphatic system
o The skeleton
o Muscle tissue
o The skin (dermis, epidermis)
o Hair (follicles, structure, colour)
o Nerve endings
o Functions of the skin
o Disorders of the skin
UNIT 6: HEALTH, SAFETY AND BUSINESS MANAGEMENT
o Sterilisation and hygiene
o Salon management
o Health and safety legislation
o Equal opportunities
o Communication and greeting clients
o Appearance and attitude
o Telephone manner
o Complaint handling
o Treatment of minors
o Data protection
o Teamwork and time management
o Codes of conduct, ethics and practice
o Employee appraisal
This course is assessed through regular assignments. These assignments are then marked by your tutor. No external examination required for this course.
You may start at any time and have 12 months to complete the program. The course will take approximately 80 hours to complete. This offers you flexibility to work at your own pace without the pressure of deadlines.
This is a distance learning course that you can complete from home. You will receive a course pack containing all study materials, as well as full tutor support. Your help is only a click away!
At the end of this course successful learners will receive a level 3 NCFE certificate of achievement. That means that it is independently accredited at a level of learning equivalent to level 3 on The Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF) for England, Wales and Northern Ireland (where level 2 and 3 courses are similar in difficulty to GCSEs and A Levels, respectively).
The training courses have been designed specifically to meet the needs of learners who prefer to study from home. The course measurable learning outcomes have been benchmarked at Level 3 (using Ofqual's QCF level descriptors) to allow you to consider the depth of study, difficulty, and level of achievement involved. This course has been accredited under NCFE IIQ Licence by Open Study College which has been approved as an NCFE Investing in Quality (IIQ) centre to give formal recognition to courses.
NCFE is recognised as an Awarding Organisation by the qualification regulators for England, Wales, and Northern Ireland. These are Ofqual (the Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulator in England); the Welsh Government and CCEA (the Council for Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment) in Northern Ireland.
COURSE QUESTIONS & ANSWERS
WHAT ARE THE REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS FOR THIS COURSE?
No previous knowledge is necessary for this course.
WHAT IS INCLUDED IN THE COURSE PRICE?
· Comprehensive study guide
· Personal tutor support
· Assignment marking and feedback
· FREE NUS Extra card worth £12.00
· FREE CV writing service
· FREE kit including:
· Make-up palette
· Lip brushes
· Mascara brushes
· Eyeliner brushes
WHAT ABOUT THE ADDITIONAL COSTS?
Everything you need is included in the price!
STILL HAVE QUESTIONS?
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