Art of Make-Up

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'The Art of Make-up' is a five week course designed for those who have a passion for make-up or those who want to brush up on their skills. This course teaches the basics of beautiful make-up, professional application techniques and industry secrets. This is a fantastic introduction for those who are considering a career in this industry and is suited to beauty professionals and beginners alike.

Duration: One day per week for five weeks

The Art of Make-up: Course Content

The Make-up Specialist
Study of skincare, skin diseases and contra-indications                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Hygiene
Creating a flawless complexion:
-Custom blending
-Concealers, colour correctors and high-points                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     -- -
Blusher:creme and powder
Eyebrows: shaping, balancing, enhancing
Contouring: understanding face shapes, structures and features.
Eyes: understanding different eye shapes and makeup to suit varying shapes
Lips: application, balance, formulations, tricks of the trade.
Colour Confidence - one day workshop on colour analysis and understanding undertones and the importance of colour choice
Bridal Make-up
Classic looks
Final examination


Fees £500 per student. A deposit of £250 is required upon application.

Fees and deposits are non-refundable and non-transferrable.


The next course commences on Tuesday, 18 July 2023 and runs for 5 consecutive weeks (one day per week) from 9.45am until 4.00 pm. We are now accepting applications, to register your interest please email us at

Application Form 

The school reserves the right of refusal to any application deemed unsuitable.

Download your application form here.
Send completed Application form and deposits to:

Oonagh Boman School of Make-Up
16 Main Street
Co Down
BT26 6AE

Read details on our Fashion and Photographic Make-Up