Makeup Artist School

Accredited Makeup Courses

The Makeover Studio is an established UK makeup artist training school providing  affordable  accredited courses covering day and evening beauty, bridal , special occasion, photographic and runway  makeup on either an attendance  or flexible home study basis. We also provide a host of private client services including wedding and special event makeup, 1-2-1 lessons and makeover photo shoots.

Based in Portsmouth, Hampshire , The Makeover Studio was founded in 1995 by Tina Elliott-Hunt, an experienced makeup artist, lecturer and aesthetician. Committed to the promotion of high training standards, Tina  shares her skills and experience with her students making her a highly sought after educator. She is an acknowledged author to a variety of reputable and respected courses attracting many established beauty professionals and lecturers to her school in pursuit of continuous professional development.

Home Study 

Home study is suitable for those who are unable to attend a tutor based course but  would like to learn how to create the looks you see on television, in fashion magazines, or would just love to brush up on your technique for personal use. Two options are available; Bridal and Beauty Makeup or  Makeup Artist course which includes the history of makeup, as well as the study and practice of photographic and fashion techniques.

Attendance Courses

If you are captivated by the latest makeup trends  and would  love to try out a varied range of cosmetic brands and learn how to use new products first hand,  training as a makeup artist in class can be a fascinating and rewarding  choice, allowing you to learn multiple looks, techniques and how to work with people for a variety of events and occasions. The options are; Cosmetic Makeup, Bridal and Photographic Makeup and Makeup Diploma.

IMG_1513Our private makeup studio offers  a range of courses  to suit all levels and abilities from novice to existing qualified professionals looking to expand their skills.

Whether you choose to book a class or enrol on a home study makeup course,  you will have studied the principles and practice of professional makeup application and gained valuable and relevant knowledge that could be utilised in areas such as working with high street or independent brands as a makeup artist, within your own existing beauty business, or considering training in beauty.

Accredited by Beauty Guild. Listed school on the register of UK training providers.