The 1-week Professional Beauty Makeup Certificate course is ideal for anyone wishing to pursue a career in make-up with little to no previous experience. This intensive course is structured to provide you with a solid understanding and fundamental knowledge of the make-up industry. You will learn professional make-up application and techniques, with interactive hands-on makeup demonstrations. Students will have the opportunity to develop professional beauty imagery on a live photo-shoot with leading industry experts for portfolio building.   





START DATE : AUG 17th, 2020

FEE : USD 800 



Course Description

The course includes talks and closed-door events exclusively for FAD Dubai students from brand consultants and leading cosmetic brands, with brand discounts for makeup products.

The 1 week Professional Beauty Make Up Certificate training will take you from introduction to all aspects of the make-up profession.

From prepping skin, to correction, lash-work, contour and high-light, lip-work and colour theory. You will gain insight into natural make-up, beauty editorial looks, glamour, creative and fashion, as well as bridal.

Working alongside top artists in the industry, you will finish the certificate course with a beauty shoot, plus a glamour and creative fashion shoot, with professional models, celebrity make-up artist(s) and photographers.

You will have an incredible advanced capsule training system offering hands-on practical creativity and business knowledge, to work in this very competitive and fabulous industry.

What will you learn?

Introduction to Make Up

Skin analysis, faceshape, eyebrow shape

Make Up Kit, Tools and Products

Colour Theory


Make-Up Application & Technique

Natural/daytime make up application

Colour correction – warming and cooling

Natural eyes - day make up

Eye brows

Who is who on set

‘Cream on Creams’ Products

Make-Up Application & Technique (Glamour & Creative Part 2)

Portfolio Building Techniques


Certificate in Personal Styling & Shopping by London College of Style and FAD Dubai

Entry Requirements

  • Successful applicants will demonstrate a keen interest in the world of beauty and make-up.
  • The course is suitable for those who are beginners and have little to no experience in make-up.
  • Those who are passionate about make up and have enthusiasm to learn professional skill from a team of industry experts.
  • Those who would like to learn the fundamentals of make-up at professional industry level.

Career Opportunities

On successful completion of the course individuals can begin their careers as a Professional Makeup Artist with:

  • Salons
  • Spas
  • Retail and Department Stores
  • Bridal Boutiques
  • Freelancers for Bridal Make Up
  • Celebrity Make Up
  • Make Up for Photography

How to Enrol

Click the "Apply Now" button to proceed to payment. If you require additional information about the course, kindly fill the online enquiry form to receive further details. Your seat will only be confirmed on payment of fees via bank transfer or online through a credit / debit card. Fees will be refunded in full if the course is cancelled due to any unforeseen circumstances.


Q) Is it a practically tutored course? The course is both theoretical and practical. The practical part of the course will help you apply the skills that were taught in theory (e.g. styling clients, visiting malls for personal shopping) for a better understanding of the basics and industry exposure. Q) How many hours is the course? Credit hours: 20 minimum Q) What certification will I receive? You will be receiving a professional certificate from FAD Dubai Q) What is the application process? Step 1: Click “Apply Now” button Step 2: Proceed to fill out student information, prepare either emirates ID or passport copy Step 3: Agree to terms and conditions and proceed to online payment. Q) Where are the tutors from? What is their background in relevance to the course? FAD works with an extensive list of industry experts with diverse national backgrounds and in-depth knowledge of their fields. We focus on the ability and experience of the tutor to deliver industry-level education and engagement with students throughout the course. Q) Is 1 week enough to cover all topics on the course of interest? Through research and multiple years of experience, the FAD academic team have carefully designed all the courses at FAD to meet international education standards and KHDA requirements. We make sure to introduce our students to the fashion industry with respect to the area of interest, on a fundamental basis. Our short courses are designed to involve students in activities that will equip and prepare them for the practical world of fashion. Q) Do I require any materials to attend the course? Course specific material list will be emailed to enrolled students prior to the start date of the course. You are required to come to class with your personal laptop or tablet, a notebook and a pen depending on your preference. Q) Do I need to make any preparations prior to joining the course? No prior preparation is required before joining the course. However, International students should kindly ensure they have the following: i. Immigrations entry visa requirement based on their passport Q) Who can join FAD? Applicants must be over the age of 17. There is no minimum education requirement, individuals with a commitment and passion for creativity are encouraged to register. Q) Does FAD offer internships? Through our fast growing list of international, regional and local partnerships with major players within the fashion industry, FAD provides ample opportunities for students to take up part-time job placements and internship opportunities. While we do not guarantee internships, we will provide as many opportunities tailored to your specific needs and expose students to industry networks. We have many successful internship stories both during the course and as an alumni. Q) Does FAD offer any special discount if I sign up for multiple courses? If you choose to sign up for multiple courses, we offer a special discount of 10%, which will be applied automatically when you put the courses to card. Q) What payment options does FAD offer? You can either choose to do online payment on our website and secure your seat today. Or you can come to campus and pay by cash. Q) How many people are in the classes? We have a maximum of 15 students per class and the seats are offered on a first come - first serve basis. Q) Can I continue further studies at an advanced level? Yes, we will guide you and help you with your future goals as a student and as an alumni. Q) I am a working professional, can I join the course with my workload? You can balance your studies along with your workload as long as the timing does not clash. It is also subject to the timings of the course you wish to enroll for. Q) Can I connect to a Counsellor to give me more details on the course? Yes, please insert your information on our contact page with your question and one of our counsellors will get back to you. Q) Does FAD provide industry exposure? FAD offers plenty of opportunities when it comes to industry exposure to ensure engagement in the field of fashion.




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