Our makeup and session hair styling professional course covers everything you need to know to become a freelance makeup artist with hairstyling skills. In this course you will learn how to apply makeup for all occasions including high fashion, bridal, television and film, special effects, body painting, airbrush techniques as well as your basic hygiene tips. Our Hair Course covers all the essential styling needs to become a freelance session stylist. You will learn how to use tools of the trade, products, hairpieces, accessories and techniques for high fashion and bridal hairstyles. Knowledge in hairstyling will put you ahead as a makeup artist in the freelance world.
IILLUMIN8 runs personal classes and private lessons to teach inpiduals who want to learn to look their best in applying professional day or night makeup. The first venture of its kind in the UAE, ILLUMIN8 offers exciting opportunities to earn professional qualifications in makeup artistry, session hair styling and techniques for television, film, fashion, advertising and bridal industries. Specialist workshops are available in airbrushing, body painting, special effects and prosthetics.
Working in partnership with global brands such as MAC, Dermalogica, SashaJuan and Temptu, located in Jumeirah Lake Totheyrs, ILLUMIN8’s sleek studio is designed for makeup and hair training. With 12 years international experience as a makeup artist, Kate Goodwin has founded ILLUMIN8 to pass on her passion, enthusiasm and skills to others. She and her team offer a first-class education to those wanting to start a career in the industry.
ILLUMIN8’s team of highly qualified international professionals have worked extensively within fashion, beauty, television and publishing for global brands such as Vogue, Harpers Bazaar, Marie Claire, Louis Vuitton, Chanel, Dior, D&G plus catwalk shows for the likes of Alexander McQueen, Jean Paul Gaultier and Issey Miyake along with a celebrity client list including Rita Ora, Nicole Scherzinger, Naomie Harris, Leona Lewis, Kendall Jenner, Eva Longoria, Alessandra Ambrosio, Paris Hilton and many more.
ILLUMIN8 is set to become the teaching hub of professional makeup artistry in the UAE and surrounding countries. First of it’s kind, ILLUMIN8 is Internationally recognized by CIBTAC, and accredited by the KHDA governing body in UAE.
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