Makeup Artistry

Become a Certified MUA (Make-up Artist)


Makeup Fundamentals

45 hours – $1,975

The need for professionally trained and certified Makeup Artists is on the rise. That’s why we developed our Makeup Academy featuring our fundamentals course to meet the demand for those seeking specialized training. This course comes with your very own professional makeup kit, that you can use long after completing the course to jumpstart your career.

Our classes are delivered in a positive “I CAN” environment where we have experienced educator and guest speaker to teach you insider tips of the trade. This is a basic makeup course focusing on makeup fundamentals, tools and career-building skills. A Professional Makeup kit is included.

In order to maintain a safe learning environment as well as provide our usual high level instruction. This class is In-Person and may require you working on a live person. We also have mannequins with different skin tones that can be used in makeup instruction.

You will learn

  • Fundamentals of Makeup Application
  • Basic formal looks
  • Basic Trend makeup design
  • Convert day to evening looks
  • Secrets to celebrity-style looks
  • Choosing makeup for skin type, skin color and face shapes

Makeup Fundamentals Course Schedules

Our Makeup Academy has a schedule that will fit YOUR lifestyle, including attending school with time to work and enjoying time off with family and friends.

Day Class
Plainville Campus

Monday and Tuesday — 1:00PM-4:30PM

  • Coming Soon

Evening Class
Plainville Campus

Monday and Tuesday — 5:30PM – 9:00PM

  • JANUARY 24, 2022
  • SEPTEMBER 20, 2021 (SOLD OUT)
  • JULY 12, 2021 (SOLD OUT)
  • MAY 17, 2021 (SOLD OUT)

Register now online or call or text us at (860) 571-0330​

Airbrush Fundamentals

6 hours – $695

This course will help artists master their airbrush equipment and learn basic beauty application. A professional TEMPTU airbrush kit is included. You will receive a certificate upon completion.

You will learn

  • Proper consultation techniques
  • Concealing and applying foundation
  • Proper usage and cleaning of equipment
  • Bronzer and highlighter
  • Custom blend pigments
  • Lip and eye application
  • Bridal looks

Airbrush Class Schedules

International Institute of Cosmetology has a schedule that will fit YOUR lifestyle, including attending school with time to work and enjoying time off with family and friends.

Plainville Campus
1 Day Class
M 9:00AM-3:30PM

Coming Soon

Register now online (fees apply) or call or text us at (860)571-0330​

Makeup FAQ’s

Is a tool kit included?

Yes, the Makeup Fundamentals class comes with a professional makeup kit that encompasses a wide variety of skin tones. The perfect starter kit that you can rely on when starting your journey in makeup artistry.

What are payment options for this class?

Currently we offer the full prepay or $400 down and balance due by the first day of class options for this class.

Is financial aid available for this class?

Financial Aid is not available for the Makeup Fundamentals class.

What will I learn in this class?

You will learn the Fundamentals of Makeup Application, Basic formal looks, Basic Trend makeup design, learn to Convert day to evening looks, Secrets to celebrity-style looks and Choosing makeup for skin type, skin color and face shapes

Will I learn to apply eyelash extensions?

Since CT has an Eyelash Extension license, only strip lashes are applied in the Makeup Fundamentals class. For more information on our 50 hour Eyelash Extensions course, please visit: https://www.studyhair.com/programs/eyelash/

Which campus is the makeup class available?

Currently the Makeup Academy is only available in the Plainville campus.

Is there an age requirement?

Although the Makeup Fundamentals class is designed for everyone looking to kick start a career in Makeup Artistry, we feel in order to get the most out of this class students should be 16 years old and older.

Can I get licensed with this program?

CT does not currently have a makeup license, so the Makeup Fundamentals class will not lead to licensing. You will receive an IIC certificate of completion.

How do I sign up for makeup classes?

To sign up for Makeup Fundamentals class please visit: https://www.studyhair.com/programs/makeup/makeup-signup/