Launch Your Makeup Artist Career

with Chic Studios Online

  • Self-paced, 100% online so you can learn when and where you want
  • Taught by working makeup artists with 8+ years of professional experience
  • Industry recognized qualifications
  • Join 3500+ graduates in the Chic Pro Community
  • Access to exclusive networking and career opportunities
  • 20-40% off Top-Beauty brands such as MAC Cosmetics, Makeup Forever, NYX and more with our Pro Cards

Chic Studios Online will do more than hone your makeup skills, we’ll show you how to grow a thriving MUA business!

Do you dream of…

… building your own bridal beauty business?
… trying out the latest avant-garde looks on a runway?
… getting your celebrity client glammed up for the red carpet?

Is fear stopping you from moving forward? Worried you won’t stand out in a sea of expert artists? Terrified of investing in your future when you don’t know the first thing about running a business?

Want to know a secret?

You don’t need to go $10,000 dollars in debt, or work two jobs, or fly halfway around the world to start your own freelance makeup artistry business!

You can launch your career today!

Chic Studios is a leading national makeup artistry school, with locations in New York, LA and Denver – and now in your own home!

We took 20+ years of professional experience and created an online program that will empower aspiring artists (like you) to achieve their best careers in the beauty industry.

Choose your own path!

When Amy Nicole Cohen (@AmyNicoleCohen) founded Chic Studios, her goal was to create an all-inclusive experience that provides the knowledge, fundamentals and the best makeup skills to set each student apart.

We pride ourselves in giving you the option to carve your own path, either by taking our full Master Certified course or mixing and matching our á la carte options. With our “choose your own adventure” format, nothing can get in the way of you starting your career or leveling up your existing skills!

Complete any of our courses and you’ll be invited to join the Chic Pro Community!

Community Benefits

  • Exclusive networking events in person and online. (including the Makeup Shows, NYFW, LAFW, Conferences and more)
  • Access to our private Facebook ‘Chic Pro Community’ group where alumni connect and experts and instructors are available to offer up support and mentorship.
  • Access to hiring fairs at major retail brands like Sephora, MAC Cosmetics, and Ulta Beauty, to name just a few.
  • First look at some of the most coveted job postings in the industry, with brands such as Lancôme, Kiehl’s, Makeup Forever and YSL Beauty.
  • 20-50% DISCOUNTS as Pro Makeup Artists, through Frends & Naimes Beauty Stores and various pro memberships with the top-beauty brands (your Favorites! such as MAC Cosmetics, Makeup Forever, Black Opal, Danessa Myricks Beauty, Bioderma Skincare, Billion Dollar Beauty, Stila, L’Oréal, Morphe + many more!)

Gorgeous, it’s time for your talents to blossom!
Start your makeup artistry career today.


“I am so proud to have graduated from Chic Studios. All of the teachers are not only successful industry makeup artists, but they really know how to TEACH makeup to anyone no matter what skill level. The part I love most about Chic is that you aren’t cut off after graduation.”

“What I have learned in technique and marketing my business through social media and beyond is invaluable and is bringing my business to the next level. If you want to up your makeup game and grow your business, I highly recommend Chic Studios School of Makeup! The instructors are top notch and the best of the best!”

“I’ve just recently graduated from Chic Studios in NYC and I had the greatest experience! I highly recommend Chic to anyone looking to pursue [a career] in the makeup industry! Everyone is so encouraging and inspiring! Such an amazing environment! ❤️?”