Cosmetology & Beauty School in Sacramento – Paul Mitchell the School
916.339.1888
5231 Madison Avenue Sacramento, CALIFORNIA 95841

Learn Advanced Makeup Techniques

Advanced Makeup ApplicationA career in cosmetology can take you to amazing places. Whether you want to run a salon, work in show business or pursue a job in high-fashion, a diverse skillset is key. Our Advanced Makeup Add-on course enables future professionals and Paul Mitchell the School graduates to continue building and applying their knowledge and skills through classroom instruction and work with live models.

This course improves the employability of students by teaching advanced makeup techniques not found in the traditional beauty school curriculum. The Advanced Makeup Add-on course consists of fifteen modules that include hands-on practice and evaluation by a Paul Mitchell The School instructor. Additionally, the course will assist future professionals in the creation of a professional makeup portfolio.


The Advanced Makeup Curriculum Includes:

Tools of the Trade:

Students are introduced to the tools and techniques they’ll utilize throughout the course.

Corrective Makeup:

Learn to emphasize flattering features through the skillful application of shade and color. Cover up imperfections and tattoos to leave clients looking their best.

Makeup for Mature Skin:

Gain an understanding of how cosmetology techniques should be adapted to aging skin.

Makeup for Dark Skin:

Receive instruction on how skin tone affects the beauty routine.

Makeup for Asian Eyes:

Learn how to adapt eye makeup techniques for maximum effect.

Male Makeup:

Expand your beauty repertoire by developing skills to take advantage of this emerging trend.

Classic Pinup Makeup:

Tap into the nostalgic styles of the 1940s with instruction in cosmetology for pinup models.

Airbrushing Makeup:

High-definition video has brought about increased interest in this subtle technique. Learn how to correctly apply makeup with an airbrush gun.

Bridal Makeup:

The goal? To make the bride look natural, gorgeous, and glowing. Mastering wedding-day beauty techniques can open up lucrative opportunities for the dedicated cosmetologist.

Film/Photography Makeup:

Prepare for a career in live entertainment or show business with advanced training in the application of subtle makeup.

Special FX Makeup:

Explore the world of facial prosthetics and master the creation of fake scars, bruises, and more.

Theatrical Makeup:

Get acquainted with the beauty regimen used by countless Broadway productions to make stars shine on stage.

Advanced Makeup Application


Paul Mitchell at MTI Testimonials and Careers

Find out what some of our cosmetology school graduates are doing with the training they received at MTI’s Paul Mitchell beauty program. Also, learn more about the potential careers graduates may pursue upon completion of the program.

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Apply to Paul Mitchell the School at MTI

Apply today to pursue an exciting career in the field of cosmetology. Upon completion of the online application, you will be contacted by an MTI admissions advisor who will guide you through the process, answer your questions, and schedule a tour of our Sacramento campus. Join Sacramento’s best beauty school and apply today!

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