This course will help you master your skincare routine and perfect a flawless foundation to a professional standard. It has been developed specifically to create a thorough foundation in Beauty, which can be used as a stepping stone to a career within the fastest paced industry in the world, as well as for those more interested in using the information, skills, and tools for purely personal reasons. You will learn and be equipped to achieve a variety of salon quality treatments from the comfort of your own home.
8 Interactive Lessons
8 hours +
Module I - Introduction
Weekly Assignments + Fun Quizzes
If you miss a lesson, you can always view the recordings later.
Optimize Skincare for your Skin Type
Learn all about your skin, it does so much for you and can often be taken for granted. By the end of this lesson you will be able to identify your skin type and the correct way you should be caring for it. This lesson will set the foundations for the rest of your Beauty course and act as a stepping stone from which you can build upon.
SPF, Cellulite & Stretchmarks Exposed
Complete your skincare routine with more information to ensure your skin gets all the care it needs. The most common skin conditions will be outlined – from Cellulite to Stretchmarks, what they are and how you can treat your skin so that it is as radiant and fresh as possible. We also discuss SPF - how important it is and what it really protects against.
Manufactured Products Vs Natural & Homemade
We use all kinds of products for all kinds of reasons throughout the course of our everyday lives. With moisturisers, serums, shampoos & toothpastes included, you will learn about some of the most common ingredients in your products. The idea of organic, natural and homemade products will be introduced and comparisons made, and we have lots of lovely recipes that will enable you to make these products yourself at home.
The Role of Lifestyle in Premature Aging
This lesson outlines the link between your lifestyle and what you see in the mirror, both now and in the future. Now that you understand how to topically treat your skin with creams you will learn how to treat it from the inside out as well.
Makeup - Flawless Foundation for your Skin Type
With so many products on the market it can be frustrating and even intimidating trying to find the optimum product for your skin. In Lesson 5 you will learn how to prep your skin properly, as well as the difference between all of these popular products and be able to establish which will benefit your skin the most.
Makeup - Face Shapes Revealed
The shape of your face will greatly impact on how you should apply your makeup. Understanding the different face shapes will enable anyone interested in makeup to really accentuate their best features and minimize any features they feel require it. While foundation can even the skins tone, the use of concealer on more prominent blemishes, scars and marks will ensure a completely flawless radiant complexion.
Makeup - Highlighting, Contouring and Blusher
Now that the base of your makeup is complete and you have expertly concealed any imperfections, it’s time to add depth, definition, and warmth back into the skin. The understanding of face shapes will have a huge impact on your ability to highlight and contour your face like a professional.
Makeup - Finishing the Look with Tips & Tricks
This lesson will introduce you to the world of eye makeup and help you finish off your look. This will enable you to develop and practise your blending skills, while allowing you to familiarize yourself with some of the products available before you continue onto the Advanced course. You will learn more about the various techniques, tools and products and continue on to develop these skills.
How Advanced Modules Work
Learn New Skills
The Thursday webinars are very interactive and are often student led. As long as you’re a member, you will be registered for them indefinitely, so you can log in anywhere in the world to share your work with fellow students.
Module II - Finishing Touches Module
In this week, you will learn how to create the perfect look for any bride on their perfect day, ensuring it is long lasting and timeless. Also, what makeup suits what age? You will learn the skills to decide on shades and product amounts for specific age brackets.
Manicures and Pedicures are an important treatment at every time of the year. You will not only learn about the proper techniques for applying nail polish but also, all the steps needed for salon standard manicures and pedicures. Elevate your polishing skills to the next level with the use of Gel polishes or the 2-week polish.
The removal of unwanted hair is an ever-present concern for most the population. This week will outline the various methods – waxing, sugaring, laser, threading etc. The benefits of each method will be explored in detail and which is best suited to certain areas. We will also cover some of the problems that can be caused by hair removal including ingrown hairs and folliculitis, and how best to treat and avoid.
Now that your skin and nails are in optimum condition, it’s time to bring your hair to the next level. Thin, dull and brittle hair can be replaced with fuller, vibrant luscious hair, when treated the right way, with salon bought and homemade hair treatments. You will learn how to style it, for daily wear and more glamourous styles, including blow drying, heat styling, hair setting, up-styles and bringing your style from day to night. You will learn about all the tools needed and the tips and tricks to make your hair styling easier and faster.
Module III - Master Skincare Module
In this lesson we take skincare to the next level with exfoliants – including mechanical and chemical exfoliants such as AHA, BHA and retinol, microdermabrasion, peels and more! You will learn more advanced skincare treatments such as IPL, Botox & Fillers.
Learn how to recognise some of the more active ingredients in beauty products. Understanding exactly what they can do for your skin will help you make more educated purchases and really get value for your money.
Skincare is always vitally important, but the understanding and care it requires varies depending on age and skin conditions. Understanding how to tailor your regime can mean the difference between premature aging and ultimate skin confidence. The skin on our faces isn’t the only skin we must look after; body care is vitally important to look good head to toe.
Being able to do a complete salon quality facial from the convenience of your own home will ensure your skin is as radiant as possible. Learn all about removing those nasty blackheads and even perform anti-aging facial massage.
Module IV - Master Makeup Module
This lesson will highlight some of the more prominent makeup game changers throughout the years. We will look at the finer details associated with highlighting and contouring, following on from all the information in the foundation course so that you can completely master the perfect look. You will even learn how to alter certain aspects of your face through the art of contouring.
Your lashes frame your eyes and your brows frame your face. In this lesson, you will learn how you can enhance them both through tinting, lash extensions and the various methods of brow shaping. You will also learn how to determine the shape that best suits your face through brow mapping.
Eye makeup can really change your look. Here you will be introduced to more product equipment and techniques that will help you achieve both a natural look, as well as a more intense and dramatic Smokey eye look. These are great for nights out and special occasions, and here we will cover how to achieve this glamorous look.
This week will enable you to take your eye look to an even higher level, encouraging creativity and the use of much more high pigmented colours. The week will be topped off by perfecting your luscious lips. With so many options on the market, you will learn what the differences are and what will best suit your personal needs and style.
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