Professional Makeup Workshop

a taste of beauty, editorial and fashion makeup in SRA's 10-week professional makeup course

Duration: 11 weeks, part-time
Day: Tuesdays, over 11 consecutive weeks
Time: 6pm - 9pm
Cost: $1377 incl. GST - materials included
Payment plans available




In partnership with SRA, Samala Cosmetics our sister company, is giving you the opportunity to further your makeup skills. Take a few hours out of your week to learn new techniques and trends that will allow you to add value and perform better in your industry. Using high quality professional products you will learn a wide range of beauty, fashion and editorial makeup looks. Finishing with a photo shoot to showcase your work and/or add to your portfolio.

Who is this for?

  • Industry professionals who would like to up-skill: Beauty therapists, hairdressers, stylists, designers, models
  • Artistic individuals lacking passion in their current work who want to experience something new
  • Those perhaps considering a career in makeup who want an introductory 'taster' to see if it's for them
  • Individuals who want to learn makeup for themselves and refresh their look 

Our unique offer

  • Intimate hands-on assistance and feedback from industry professional NZQA-accredited makeup tutors
  • Expert corrective techniques
  • Demonstration and practice time every lesson to maximise learning 
  • Access to high quality products and materials from Samala Cosmetics
  • Professional makeup rooms to practice in with industry-grade workstations
  • We keep classes small so you get maximum individual attention

Course Content

  • Introduction to skin care: Cleanse, Tone, Moisturise
  • Activity: create your own serums using top quality organic essential oils
  • Colour Theory in makeup artistry
  • Brushes, tools, health & hygiene
  • Prepping the skin to create a flawless base
  • Achieving beautiful foundation bases. Contouring, shading and highlighting to maximise and minimise features
  • Eyebrow techniques
  • Perfecting a bold lip
  • Natural editorial makeup
  • Sultry eye techniques
  • Western and Eastern bridal makeup
  • Incorporating colour; lash application
  • Glamour and event makeup; liner techniques and flicks
  • Runway design and facecharts


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