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Professional Make-up Artist

Master Beauty & Fashion makeup with our 6-months certification program


6 months 8,000.00 Beginner

Learn professional makeup techniques and the basics of hairstyling. Benefit from our expertise in beauty & fashion and the MAKE UP FOR EVER Academy network

Make-up lessons take place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at our school in Boulogne-Billancourt.


Offer you the most complete Beauty / Fashion / TV make-up training and prepare you concretely for the real world of the Make-up industry.

You will learn all the basics of makeup as well as the most current techniques. The make-up teaching is supplemented by hairdressing lessons allowing to respond more effectively to field requests. You will be able to work in the fields of beauty, fashion and TV. Also benefit from all the exclusive MAKE UP FOR EVER advantages.



Role and qualities of the make-up artist
Essential Notions of the Skin
Beauty makeup, make-up (morphological study)
Corrective make-up (contouring, modeling…)
Bridal makeup (western and eastern)
Ethnic makeup
Fashion make-up (studio photos, fashion show…)


Make-up for television (corrective make-up, news, talk show)


Styling techniques (brushing, braids, updos, ties, epoch hairstyle)



Art culture lessons, taught by a certified lecturer at the Louvre Museum -20 hours

All Master Programs are taught in French



Students are selected on application (administrative file and artistic book examined by the faculty) and individual interview with a professor of the Academy who assesses the motivation and artistic sensitivity of the candidate, regardless of their diplomas and experience. These elements can be sent by post or online by clicking on "Apply" below.

All candidates admitted must be over 18 years of age on the start of the school year or for candidates aged 16 and 17, parental permission along with a parent's identification will be required.



Throughout their training, students are required to carry out numerous internships in different fields such as TV, theater, dance, events, etc. to acquire your first experiences, create a network and facilitate your professional integration.

Example: The Voice, La Nouvelle Star, Japan Expo, Who’s Next & Première Classe, The Musical  « La légende du Roi Arthur", Miss France



- An international network of Makeup Artists and industry professionals who speak for conferences.

- A digital photo book of your makeup made by a professional photographer

- Workshops initiation to the creation of website, social networks and job search

- A workshop initiation to the creation of status and professional structure

- 40% discount on MAKE UP FOR EVER products in the Pro-Loft Boutique of the Academy or on our merchant website during your training



At the end of their training, the students present a photo book of their make-up, taken by a professional photographer, for the exam.

The validation of this book by a Jury made up of professional make-up artists makes it possible to obtain a Professional Certificate recognized RNCP level III - subject to renewal of professional certification.


If your professional experience has enabled you to acquire a large part of the skills related to the training program that we are preparing, you can make a request for Validation of Acquired Experience (VAE).


The request for Validation of Acquired Experience is presented by the candidate to MAKE UP FOR EVER Academy.

The request must be accompanied by a file (CERFA) indicating the training followed, the diplomas obtained and the functions performed. You can download the CERFA document and send it to Valérie Loustalot, MAKE UP FOR EVER Academy, 110 Avenue Victor Hugo, 92100 Boulogne Billancourt.

Upon receipt MAKE UP FOR EVER Academy will inform you within 2 months of the admissibility of your file. For more information, we invite you to consult:



Application fees: 80 € (only by Credit Card, online payment or bank transfer)
Deposit payable upon registration for confirmation of training: € 2,400
First payment mid-September: € 3,200
Second payment in mid-December: € 2,400
Additional costs: Kit Products & Brushes: 750 € TTC * + Hairdressing Kit: 255.38 € TTC * (* Price 2020 for information)
Accepted methods of payment: bank card (online or on site), transfers.
Any payment for the entirety of the training not received 10 days before the start of the training will result in the cancellation of the registration.

students experience work & testimonials


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Camila is actress in Colombia. She took the 2 month Summer School class in Paris in 2015 and she tells us everything about this amazing experience

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El Hocine - Beauty Basics +

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