Chic Studios NYC: Master Certified Makeup

Course Level: Beginners – Intermediate – Advanced
Course Duration: 6 weeks (4 weeks evening + 2 weeks day)

Enroll in our master makeup class and set yourself apart from the others.  This is a full-time, well-rounded course.  Including all things makeup, that starts with the fundamentals and beauty, then moves into advanced techniques for your dream career!  Chic Studios School of Makeup is pleased to offer this comprehensive master makeup course that covers a multitude of fundamental makeup artist skills. Our Master Makeup Artistry class includes 4 photoshoots to set our students up for success and consists of 106 hours of comprehensive classroom experience, as well as out of class professional development, for a total of 118 class hours.

About this Course

This intensive, hands-on makeup class in NYC is designed to provide you with everything you need to excel as a professional makeup artist, from beginner and intermediate makeup fundamentals to professional and career promotion. In fact, this course includes a number of workshops, such as basic hair styling, airbrush makeup, and our advanced week: TV, Music Video Makeup,  Fashion, Runway Makeup, Digital Beauty and a Photo Shoot. During the Airbrush 2 day course, there is no kit included, however one can be purchased for an extra cost $200. There is 14 hours for airbrush, and 14 hours for hairstyling.

Graduates of this course can expect to be prepared to achieve more advanced makeup artistry techniques throughout the course while learning business basics to marry with their makeup artistry career. Chic Studios supplies everything needed for learning purposes, with the material, tools, supplies, and products, to find success within this makeup course and beyond.

Meet Chic Studios New York

Our New York City campus is located in the bustling downtown Financial District, easily accessible by a number of subway lines. This location is equipped with several classrooms, on-site makeup lab and content studio, and all of the tools you need to learn and grow. Chic Studios welcomes students to use the content studios to work on building their portfolio and create content, free of charge to graduates. Chic Studios offers a supportive, hands-on learning environment led by our dedicated professional educators and staff. With a clean, upbeat facility, Chic Studios is a leading makeup school offering the highest quality of education to all. To learn more about our courses, or schedule a tour, please contact us today.

Course Schedule:

Day class: Monday to Thursday from 10:00am – 5:00pm

Included In This Course

  • Basic Kit with Brush Set
  • Skin Care Set
  • 4 Professional Photoshoots (with images & set etiquette training). The first shoot occurs during the bridal course, the second is a headshot of yourself and the third and final are on the final class day of Master Certified course.
  • Diploma upon successful completion
  • Pro Card Membership Applications (over 25 brands)
  • Access to the Chic Pro Community (private group for hiring fairs, job postings, networking events and more)
  • Airbrush kit is an extra cost ($200)
  • Real Techniques
    • Full Brush Set
  • Billion Dollar Brows
    • 9 piece brow set
  • Bioderma
    • 5 piece skin care set
  • Extra Supplies
    • 1 Hand Sanitizer
    • 2 Powder Puffs
    • 2 Small Bottles (Alcohol + Brush Cleaner)
    • 1 White Tote Bag

Chic Photo Shoot

Included in several courses is a professional photo shoot, with a professional photographer, hairstyling, on-set etiquette experience, snacks, beverages, music, access to the content studios for selfies, content creation and more. A well-rounded experience and additional photos for their portfolio to showcase their talent.



  • History of Makeup Artistry- who, when + what happened, styles + more
  • Hygiene + Prepping Techniques
  • Foundation Testing, Color Matching + Applications
  • Station Setup, Tools, Brushes + Materials (uses/functions)
  • Skin Philosophy, Skin Care Ingredients & Product Knowledge
  • Brow Shaping, Perfection + Defining
  • Step-by-Step Beauty Makeup Applications
  • Day Makeup Notes + Applications
  • Color Theory
  • Evening Makeup Applications
  • Red Lips notes, application + perfecting techniques
  • False Lash Applications
  • Corrective Makeup Techniques
  • Smokey Eyes
  • Highlighting + Contouring Techniques
  • Male Grooming Notes, Products + Application
  • Liquid Eye Liner Application + Techniques
  • Natural Makeup Applications


  • Bridal Makeup Applications – Global Look
  • Bridal Makeup Applications – Natural Look
  • Bridal Makeup Applications – Traditional Look
  • Bridal Makeup Applications – Heavy Glam Look
  • Cut Crease Eyes
  • Social Media Notes + Tips
  • Business: Branding + Marketing
  • Business: Freelance Makeup Artistry
  • Business: Sales + Cosmetic Retailing
  • Business: Bridal Clients + Invoices + More
  • Photoshoot (of your choice, beauty or bridal)


  • Fashion + Runway Makeup
  • TV + Music Video Makeup
  • Digital Beauty Makeup + Social Media
  • Professional Development (career)
  • Photoshoot (headshot)


  • Hairstyling Course
  • Airbrush Course
  • 2 Photoshoots (beauty + freestyle)

Pro Card Membership

A package of Pro Membership Applications are given to each graduate of a professional course. These application provided, is a direct access to the brands pro membership, which results in a discount from the brand, ranging 20% – 50%. The membership process and fee is the responsibility of the applicant.

Reviews About Chic

Enroll in our master makeup course in New York and start your journey into your dream career!

Chic Studios School of Makeup is pleased to offer this comprehensive master makeup course that covers a multitude of fundamental makeup artist skills that will set each student apart in the beauty industry as strong, talented, knowledgable and professional artists.

Our Master Makeup Artistry class consists of a total of 120 hours, which includes out of class work, required studies and lessons (All aspects of the Professional Makeup Course -70 in class hours [84 total], Hairstyling for Makeup Artists workshop -18 in class hours [20 total], Airbrush Makeup Course -14 hours in class [16 total]). There is a total of 120 hours in class. This course is a well-rounded professional makeup artistry course.

For all workshops, Photo shoots or Social Media class, there is a $250 non-refundable fee.

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