Professional Makeup Artistry 101

Pro soto Training Center

NEW Professional Makeup Artistry 101 (30-Hrs)

Date: Sunday, January 13th through Sunday, March 17th
Time: 1-4pm (Each Sunday, for 10-weeks)
Cost: $2,450+ Kit

Kit 1 (required) $250.00–>Includes cape, brush set and disposables for class participation

Kit 2 (Optional) $1,300.00–> Includes Kit 1 and FULL makeup kit & luggage bag for easy transportation, TEMPTU Airbrush Machine & AB Starter kit

*Model needed each week of class. Diversity in your model selection
is encouraged.


Advanced Makeup Classes:

  • Bridal Workshop Airbrush and Freehand
  • Mastering the Art of Contouring and Highlighting
  • Mastering the Art of Eye Makeup
  • Special Effects: Bruises, Cuts, Latex, Wounds, etc.
  • Mastering the Art of Tattoo Covering

Advanced Makeup Classes offered monthly.

Advanced Esthetic Workshops:

  • Dermaplane
  • Advanced Waxing Techniques
  • Advanced Chemical Peel Treatments
  • Eyelash Extension Workshop

*For licensed professionals only! Must have current active license in esthetics/cosmetology or be a student of esthetics/cosmetology enrolled in a minimum of 200 hours.

Pro Class 101: Introduction to Professional Makeup Artistry

Pro Class 101 is designed for those choosing to pursue a career in makeup artistry as a freelance Makeup Artist in the bridal, film, or print industry or for the licensed professional who desires to include makeup artistry services to their existing beauty salon or spa business. Our students will learn “hands on” by practicing on live models who are diverse in skin colors and age ranges. Our goal is to provide students with the knowledge and confidence it takes to provide the most professional service possible for your clients whatever their beauty needs or desires may be!

Includes – Makeup Artistry Workbook, a professional photo shoot, a professional makeup artistry kit that includes cosmetics, brushes, tools and professional airbrush equipment, along with a certificate of completion.

Course Overview:
Week 1: Introduction

  • Orientation
  • Kit Overview
  • Profiling Client
  • Prepping the Skin

Week 2: The Art Flawless Skin

  • Selecting Appropriate Foundation
  • Color and Formulation Choices
  • The Art of Concealing
  • Introduction to Contouring and Highlighting

Week 3: The Art of Shaping the Face

  • Contouring and Highlighting Techniques
  • Understanding Facial Shapes
  • Introduction to Color
  • Choosing the Right Tools

Week 4: Designing the Eye

  • Proper Use of Brushes
  • Eyeshadow Application Techniques
  • Using Pencil, Liquid, and Gel Liners
  • Applying Mascara to Others

Week 5: Introduction to Airbrush

  • Video Presentation
  • How to Maintain/Troubleshoot the Airbrush
  • Practice Techniques/Templates
  • Airbrush Foundation Application

Week 6: The Natural Look

  • How to Achieve the “No Makeup Look”
  • Perfecting Eye Application Technique
  • Perfecting Lip Application Technique
  • Brush Overview

Week 7: Makeup For Photography

  • Guest Photographer/Speaker
  • How to Market Yourself
  • How to Be Prepared for a Photoshoot
  • Styling the Model

Week 8: Professional Photoshoot

  • Class Photoshoot on Location
  • Model Provided by Student

*This class will be 4-5 hours long.

Week 9: Film, TV, and HD Makeup

  • Makeup For Various Mediums
  • Basic Understanding of Lighting
  • Tricks of the Trade

Week 10: Career Planning

  • Class Overview
  • Review and Critique Photoshoot Makeup
  • Marketing Yourself
  • Celebrate!