Become a Professional Makeup Artist in 12 weeks

An extensive deep dive into beauty and makeup.

This makeup artist course will teach you everything you need to know to be able to use makeup to make anyones true beauty and personality shine. FÄRG ACADEMY always implements true diversity on all levels, giving you the right tools to help any client, no matter their skin tone, age, gender indentity or personality.

Through the course, we'll go through everything from hygiene, skin care, makeup color theory, sculpting, beauty makeup through the ages, makeup for TV and film sets and so much more. We'll also go through the proper steps and tools needed to make it as a professional makeup artist.

Our Makeup Artist course includes an extensive makeup kit with high-quality products and professional tools to the value of approx. SEK 30,000.* The kit along with the know-how and expertise taught during the course will make sure to give you the tools needed to work as a makeup artist in a dynamic, fast-moving, diverse and conscious industry.

*The Makeup kit may vary depending on season and course but will always include relevant and high-quality products from FÄRG MAKEUP and our partners!

Note that this course cannot be combined with other discounts.

Online or In person

You can choose to go this course in Stockholm or completely online. When choosing to take the online course, you decide when to take the course and for how long. The perfect option if you can't commit to specific dates and hours and need a more flexible option.

Course Contents - The basics

  • Study guide
  • Basic preparatory skin care
  • Color theory & symmetry
  • Product knowledge & areas of use 
  • Material knowledge and tool care
  • Hygiene
  • Ergonomics


  • Knowledge of materials
  • Hygiene
  • Preparatory care
  • Fastening knot, knotless, weave-in.

Course Contents - All things makeup

BASICS: color matching & color correction, product types & application techniques, customization by skin type & finish, sculpting with shading & highlighting.

EYEBROWS: plucking & filling the brows

EYE MAKEUP: eye shapes & shadow techniques, eyeliner & false lashes.

PERFECT MOUTH: applying techniques using pencil, lipstick and lipgloss.

MAKEUP STYLES: Natural makeup & grooming; Clean beauty & bridal makeup; Party makeup & red carpet; Fashion - editorial & runway; Makeup for photo shoots - studio & outdoors; Makeup for TV & film; Makeup for the stage; Makeup history (1920-2000).

Practical & theoretical exams.

Course Contents - Getting to work

  • Starting and running a company
  • How to freelance as a makeup artist
  • How and what to charge
  • Sales techniques
  • Ethics and morals in the industry
  • Researching
  • Sources of inspiration & mood boards
  • Working under time pressure
  • Continuity work
  • Consulting & customer service
  • Marketing
  • Social media & content creation
  • Building your portfolio

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