Course Overview

Interested in offering professional makeup services, but not sure where to start? Ideal for beginners, on this foundation course you’ll learn three classic looks: day makeup, evening makeup, and special occasion make up. After you’ve gained your diploma certificate, you’ll be able to gain professional insurance, which means you’ll be able to start working with clients!

If you’re a makeup enthusiast that wants to create photographable looks that correspond to lasting memories, you’re in the right place! You’ll have the support from beauty professionals, and have the guidance from video tutorials as you work through your course. Perfect for those who have other commitments, you’ll be able work in your own space and at a pace that suits you. You’ll be creating show-stopping looks on clients in no time at all when you enrol on this course. 

What will I learn? 

  • How to run your own business, interact with clients, and promote your services 
  • Health and safety legislation, and the types of insurance you’ll need 
  • Anatomy and physiology of hair, skin, tissue, eyes, and muscular system
  • You’ll study skin types, diseases and disorders
  • You’ll learn how to make stunning makeup looks using basic colour theory
  • You’ll contemplate different face shapes, skin types and characteristics in makeup
  • Aftercare procedures

Course at a glance

This course is adaptive and can fit around your own personal needs.

Study Method

This course is specially designed to be studied through distance learning at a pace that suits you.

Enrol and start now…

Single payment
£325
Monthly, from
£29/month

How to Become a Beauty Therapist

What could be better than a career that lets you help people look and feel their best? Find out what a beauty therapist does day-to-day, and what qualifications and skills it takes to become one.

View Career Guide

Need some help?

Firstname is required
Lastname is required
Email is required
Phone number is required
Question is required

Need an answer straight away, no problem...

Enrol and start now…

Single payment
£325
Monthly, from
£29/month

This course is adaptive and can fit around your own personal needs.

mins/day

The learning hours for this course are up to hours, which is around minutes per day for months.

This course can start as soon as you enrol.

We'll give you plenty of time to finish this course, but if you need more time, just ask!

Our course code
NB044
Official Qualification Title
Foundation Makeup Course

Entry requirements

Entry requirements
There are no formal entry requirements for this course, however, it is recommended that you have an intermediate ability to read and write English

Enrol and start now…

Single payment
£325
Monthly, from
£29/month

Need some help?

Firstname is required
Lastname is required
Email is required
Phone number is required
Question is required

Need an answer straight away, no problem...

Enrol on this course and start now

Single payment

£. Was £

Pay securely via any major debit or credit card.

Monthly payments

£/month

Flexible payment options from 0% APR.

Enrol on this course

Need some help?

Firstname is required
Lastname is required
Email is required
Phone number is required
Question is required

Need an answer straight away, no problem...

Why study with Oxbridge?

  • We'll get you qualified faster

    On average Oxbridge students pass three times quicker than those attending a traditional college.

  • Your grades are higher

    Our method of teaching produces pass rates 20 higher than the national average.

  • Proper job-ready qualifications

    Every course is designed to advance your employability or skills.

  • Unlimited Tutor Support

    You'll get as much help and support as you want—from experts—every step of the way.

  • We've bottled Mr Motivator

    Our courses are designed to be stimulating, engaging, and adapt to the pace and style of your learning.