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.

“If you want to up your makeup game and grow your business, I highly recommend Chic Studios School of Makeup!”

“Chic Studios has changed my life for the better. I was given the tools and information needed to be successful in this industry.”

“I would recommend this school to everyone who is looking to become a makeup artist!!”

Choose your own path!

When Amy Nicole Cohen 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!

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Our Courses

Level 1 Course: Beauty Makeup and Skincare

Level 1 Includes:

  • A journey through the history of makeup and the iconic beauties who shaped the styles of today.
  • Skin! From terminology to treatments, we’ll cover all you could ever want to know about the body’s largest organ!
  • Understanding facial structures and face shapes so you can create a flattering look for any client.
  • Keeping your tools, your clients and yourself safe with important hygiene tips.
  • Learning the tools of the trade, from makeup brushes to foundations.
  • And of course – how to apply makeup like a total pro!

Level 2 Courses

Bridal Makeup

Let us show you how to turn bridezillas into blushing brides with our in-depth bridal makeup application course. Whether your client wants a traditional look or something heavy glam, we’ve got you covered.

Makeup For TV & Music Video

Discover the ins and outs of working in TV and Music video, from popular looks to HD makeup to how lighting can affect appearance. To top it off, we’ll share the must-haves for a professional kit bag and the need-to-know roles when working on set.

Makeup for Fashion & Runway

Let us show you how to turn bridezillas into blushing brides with our in-depth bridal makeup application course. Whether your client wants a traditional look or something heavy glam, we’ve got you covered.

Digital Beauty & Social Media

Social media is taking over so understanding how to create scroll-stopping digital beauty looks is a must. In this course you’ll not only learn how to perfect a digital makeup look, but also how to use social media to market your own services.

Business of Makeup Artistry

Learn the basics of starting your own makeup artistry business, from getting hired and networking to branding and marketing yourself. (Includes a bonus module on starting your Bridal Makeup business).


Take our full Masters Certified Program for just $xx!

Level 1: Beauty Makeup & Skincare
Level 1: Beauty Makeup & Skincare

Bridal Makeup
Bridal Makeup

Makeup for TV & Music Video
Makeup for TV & Music Video

Makeup for Fashion & Runway
Makeup for Fashion & Runway

Digital Beauty & Social Media
Digital Beauty & Social Media

Business of Makeup Artistry
Business of Makeup Artistry

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

Community Benefits

  • Exclusive networking events, and events including GenBeauty, BeautyCon, the Makeup Show, and Coachella.
  • Access to our private Facebook group where fellow graduates in top-brand makeup companies are available to offer up support and advice.
  • Access to hiring fairs at major retail brands like Sephora, MAC Cosmetics, and Ulta, 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.
  • Gigs with iHeartRadio, NYFW, Miami Fashion Week and LAFW.
  • 20-40% 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, Billion Dollar Brows, Ardell, Black Opal, Danessa Myricks Beauty, Bioderma, Anastasia Beverly Hills, Embyolisse, Stila, L’Oréal, Morphe, NYX + many more!)
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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! ❤️💋”

Ready to start your Makeup Artist career?

Get a taste of what Chic Studios Online has to offer!