The professional course aims to train the make up artist of tomorrow. This is where your journey to becoming a certified professional make up artist begins. We have a comprehensive course of twelve lessons, with corresponding exams, plus an introduction and a video on career tips, to build and test your skills in make up artistry.
The professional course is for anyone at anytime anywhere — even from the comfort of your own home, who share our passion and relentless drive to create glamour. Purchase the course now and discover the power of make up artistry.
Master makeup artistry the Max Factor way---as designed by leading world class makeup artists.
Become a certified, KHDA-recognized makeup artist, recognized throughout the GCC, and work as a professional makeup artist for fashion, photography and events.
Be part of an exclusive network of Max Factor makeup artists and glamour experts all over the globe and be in the loop for the freshest tips and trends in beauty and makeup.
Each lesson may have corresponding theoretical or practical exercises which you will have to pass to unlock the next lesson. At the end of the course, there will be a final exam which consists of 1 theoretical and 3 practical exams. You are only allowed 3 takes for the final exam, after which, you will need to repurchase the course.
The course has to be completed in 6 months. Your login will expire after this and you will have to repurchase the course.
MATERIALS YOU NEED
As a course essential, purchase of the Starter kit(link to SK page) is recommended as this contains almost all the products and tools you will need for all the lessons. If you already have a variety of products on hand, we recommend purchasing the Makeup Tools kit(link to MTK page) which contains the Brush Set and Makeup Blender.
Below are the list of products, tools and accessories that you will need for the duration of the course:
- Face primer
- Liquid foundation
- Compact powder
- loose powder
- Eyeshadow primer
- Powder eyeshadow (matte and shimmery)
- Liquid or gel Eye liner
- Eye pencil
- Eyebrow pencil
- Eyebrow mascara
- Contour palette, cream and powder
- False lashes and glue
- Face accessories such as face crystal, feathers, glitters
- Model, sister, female friend to be used in the practical application exercises
- Laptop, smartphone or device with a camera to record the practical application exercises and the final exam.
SKIN TONES AND TYPES
CORRECTORS AND CONCEALERS
FOUNDATION AND FACE POWDER
FACE SHAPE IDENTIFICATION
CONTOUR, HIGHLIGHT AND BLUSH APPLICATION
FALSE LASHES, MASCARA AND FACE ACCESSORIES
LIP SHAPE, LIPLINER, LIPSTICK AND LIPGLOSS
Makeup Academy Must Knows & Career tips
The Starter Kit will equip you with almost all the basic makeup and tools you’ll need for the course. We highly recommend that you purchase the Starter Kit * to take you on your journey to become a professional makeup artist. The kit is expertly put together by our team of makeup experts to ensure you have almost all the makeup products and tools needed throughout the course---from base to blushes, brushes to sponges and all the basics in between.
* Please note that the Starter Kit can be purchased as an optional item, along with the Professional Course. This kit can be delivered only to the UAE for now.
They are the fundamental tools of any make up artist, which include a brush set and a makeup blender. They have been designed by Samira Olfat who used her 12 years experience in the makeup world to put together a brush set with 19 different brushes which are made of 3 types of material: horse hair, synthetic hair and nylon for different usage. These brushes come with a belt. Makeup tools * are as important as products and a combination of great tools and great products lead you to the best result.
* Please note that the Makeup Tools can be purchased as an optional item, along with the Professional Course. This kit can be delivered only to the UAE for now.