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Makeup Artistry Technician

About the Program

Learn industry-leading makeup and beauty trends and techniques, taught by creative, qualified, and experienced instructors in a modern classroom environment. Work on real clients and models and have your looks shot by pro photographers as you build your portfolio for a dynamic career.  The Makeup Artistry Technician Diploma in Halifax is the only dual-licensed program in Atlantic Canada that offers you both a Makeup Artistry and Eyelash Technician License. You will gain practical application techniques for various makeup artistry topics including Bridal, Introduction to Special Effects (SFX), High Fashion, Film and Television, Glamour, and more. You will also master the latest lash techniques including lash extensions, lash lift and tint. Throughout the advanced makeup diploma, you will learn skills for retail, commercial and personal capacities; greatly expanding your options and increasing your career opportunities. Unlike other makeup schools in the Atlantic province, all our students are provided with a 4-week work license so they can confidently demonstrate and develop skills for real-world experiences.

Career Opportunities

Open doors to a well-rounded career with our makeup artistry courses. You will have the opportunity to pursue positions in film and television, theatre, beauty salons, spas and retail as well as self-employment as a freelance artist. Graduates can expect to find work as a makeup artist, eyelash technician, fashion show artist, makeup consultant for bridal and glamour, brand ambassador and more.

Employers Who Have Hired Eastern Grads

  • MAC Cosmetics
  • Make Up For Ever
  • Smashbox Cosmetics
  • Sephora
  • Glow Parties
  • Halifax Boudoir Photography
  • Shopper’s Drug Mart Beauty Boutique
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