Makeup Artistry

Your Beauty Story Starts Here

Do you dream of a future in makeup artistry where you get paid to do what you lovE?

Are you ready to unleash your creativity and turn your beauty obsession into a career? Celebrity’s Master Makeup Artistry program provides multi-faceted training and hands-on skills in beauty fundamentals, TV and Film production, and character makeup artistry.

Our experienced makeup artistry instructors will help build not only your skills, but a cutting-edge portfolio that can help catapult a career in freelance, fashion, film, television, or even special effects makeup studios.

As a nationally accredited makeup school, financial aid is available to all students who qualify and our advisors will guide you through the process.

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what you'll learn

Makeup artistry covers an ever-growing range of skill sets, and whether you are drawn towards special makeup effects, beauty and glamour, editorial fashion looks, drag creations, or even creature and monster making, Celebrity provides you with everything you need to turn your makeup obsession into a rewarding career.


Celebrity’s makeup artistry program features two modules: Beauty & Fashion and Special Makeup Effects & Character Creation.  Between these two modules, you’ll gain the fundamental techniques needed to apply bridal and fashion makeup, plus advanced makeup techniques used in tv and film production, as well as special makeup effects and character creation.

All students receive a top-of-the-line pro kit from industry-recognized brands to equip you with high quality tools you will use well into your career.

Makeup Artistry Modules

Beauty & Fashion Module

Your fundamental makeup training will be with our Beauty & Fashion module. This is where you’ll develop your professional makeup fundamentals and receive hands-on skills in bridal, fashion, runway, editorial, and retail consultations.  You’ll be learning from experienced makeup industry professionals in an intimate class setting that allows for extensive one-on-one training.

During the Beauty & Fashion Module you’ll be learning just some of the following makeup fundamentals:

  • Color Theory
  • Bridal Events and Makeup
  • Beauty Airbrushing
  • HD & Camera-Ready Makeup
  • Fashion & Editorial

You’ll be challenged throughout the entire program to create makeup looks that simulate real-world working environments.  We use professional photographers to capture all of these projects to help you build a professional portfolio you can use immediately upon graduation.

Special Makeup Effects & Character Creation Module

Once you’ve mastered the fundamental makeup artistry techniques, it’s time to make the monsters. Learn cutting-edge special makeup effects and character generation that are used daily on television, film, or even digital productions. Our instructors work in film and TV and teach modern techniques to design, sculpt, mold, cast, finish, and paint your very own character.   Whether you want to create an angel or a alien you’ll learn all the techniques needed to deliver truly stunning character creation.  

Professional photoshoots and projects will teach you valuable knowledge to navigate the tv and film industry. A professional makeup artist has comprehensive skills and knowledge on professionalism, set and job etiquette, script breakdowns, continuity books, movie budgets, portfolio upkeep.

Our Facilities, products & staff

Celebrity’s Makeup Artistry Program is not just a series of classes. Our hands-on courses are held in a contemporary state-of-the-art makeup lab, showing you what it feels like to work in top-of-the-line creative facilities, with other professionals who are at the top of their game. Celebrity will have you working with celebrity makeup artist-teachers, partnering with global makeup brands, running professional shoots, and more!

Accredited and Licensed Makeup School

As a nationally accredited and licensed school, we offer quality training and recognized professional makeup certification upon the completion of our course. Plus, this also allows us to offer federal financial aid options and work with you to kickstart your pro makeup career.

Cutting Edge Facilities

Our Makeup Artistry courses are held in a modern, state-of-the-art environment that replicates real-world industry experiences. Our facilities feature a makeup center and special makeup effects lab, equipped with professional furniture, tools and products so you can get real-world training. 

Celebrity Guest Artists

As our student, you will work with celebrity guest artists and industry leaders. We regularly collaborate with working artists that perform demos, teach in the classroom and give you real-world advice you can use for years to come.

Professional Photoshoots 

Throughout the program, you will be challenged to create special looks for professional photo shoots. These photos will become part of your professional resume and portfolio. You will work with models and create looks that showcase your talent, skills and your artistry.

Pro Celebrity Beauty Kits

All students receive top-of-the-line customized makeup kits with all the tools needed for success from industry-recognized brands like Kryolan Professional and Bdellium Tools. Translation? You will be equipped with high-quality tools you will use well into your professional makeup career.

Financial aid available

As a nationally accredited makeup school, we have worked hard to ensure you multiple ways to pay for school. Talk to our advisors to learn more about applying for financial aid, available to those who qualify.  If you are worried you may not qualify, we offer several grants, scholarships, loans, payment plans, and veteran education benefits so you can rest assured that paying for your education will not be a limitation to a new career. 

Career Opportunities & Community Partners

These days, with the prevalence of social media and video content – our culture is more beauty obsessed than ever before. Luckily for us, this has led to a beauty industry boom which allows for a multitude of career options for aspiring Makeup artists! From runways and red carpets to youtube tutorials and prosthetic transformation videos, or even just getting your clients’ eyebrows on fleek – wherever your passions lie, you can find a way to make it your life’s work.

Your education at Celebrity can help prepare you for several exciting careers including:

  • Cosmetic Consultant
  • Fashion
  • TV and Movies 
  • Bridal
  • Salon/Spa
  • Theatrical and Entertainment Industries
  • Freelance Makeup Artistry 
  • Retail
  • Special Makeup Effects Lab
  • Content Creator
  • Editorial and Advertising
  • And many more!
Getting Licensed

Celebrity Beauty School also offers a major boost to your future career by helping you to obtain a Florida cosmetologist license. While a license is not required for pro makeup artists, having clients know that you are fully licensed and tested in your field will bring an extra level of trust to your client interactions. They will rest assured knowing that you can handle not only makeup – but hair, skin, nails, and more!

Become Your Own Boss

The beauty of working as a pro makeup artist is that you get to choose the lifestyle you desire. You take the jobs that you want, you choose who you work with and when, and you decide which fields complement your work style the most. You’ll be able to choose a steady job in a salon with a close network of beloved coworkers, work in film and travel theworld with movie productions – creating makeup looks in far-off lands with famous actors and actresses.

Career Fairs & Alumni

Celebrity offers career fairs that provide a forum for our students to meet with beauty industry professionals and expand their network. In addition, you’ll gain access to an industry job board that allows Celebrity graduates a fast track to landing their dream job.  Since our influence spans the entire region, you’ll meet with a diverse selection of employers throughout Florida looking to hire our graduates.


Success Stories

Here are just a few of our successful Celebrity graduates:

Julio Escudero: Julio is an accomplished makeup artist for MUBA Cosmetics and Official Stylist to Miss Universe.   IG @julioescuderomakeup

 Niss Karim: Since graduation, Niss has become a successful makeup artist who now travels the world offering makeup classes and instruction.  She recently launched her own makeup palette you can find at