Permanent Makeup

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Whether you want to become a tattoo artist or work in other areas of permanent cosmetics, this is the place to start! These FAQ’s are quick to read, and can help you get off on the right foot, before you seriously consider program options. Before you spend too much time digging for info, you can learn about permanent makeup courses, program length, and more. Many cosmetology students don’t realize that permanent makeup is so much more than tattoo artistry. If you’re curious, take a peek to learn more…

 

Permanent Makeup

01. About
Thinking about enrolling in permanent makeup training?

If you are considering enrolling in permanent cosmetics, you are probably curious about how much the program costs, how long it will take to complete, what you will learn in the program, and more. Beauty Schools Directory has answered many of the most common questions about the education that helps you become a licensed tattoo makeup artist, so you can decide whether taking the next step in your career is the right decision for you. What do you learn in permanent makeup training?

Permanent makeup is a creative and growing industry that attracts individuals who seek to pursue a career in the beauty or medical professions. Permanent makeup is the art and science of using tattoo artistry to apply cosmetic looks more permanently than one's daily makeup routine. Students of permanent makeup school will learn how to tattoo to recreate the look of cosmetics such as eyeliner, lipstick, brow liner, blush, eyeshadow and other makeup products. The field of permanent makeup attracts individuals who are seeking to become a near-medical beauty professional.

02. Courses | Course Length
What Do You Learn In Permanent Makeup Training?

Permanent makeup is a creative and growing industry that attracts individuals who want a career tattooing for cosmetics reasons. Permanent makeup is the art and science of using tattoo artistry to apply cosmetic looks more permanently than one's daily makeup routine.

Students of permanent makeup school will learn how to tattoo to recreate the look of cosmetics such as:

  • Eyeliner
  • Lipstick
  • Brow liner
  • Blush
  • Eyeshadow
  • Other makeup products

The field of permanent makeup attracts individuals who are seeking to become a near-medical beauty professional. It’s one of the most intriguing and fastest growing fields within the beauty industry.

 

What courses will I take to become a permanent makeup artist?

Many permanent makeup artist training programs teach the skills through in-class lectures and courses, as well as through hands-on training in student clinic environments. The actual curriculum your future school will have may vary, but some of the courses you may take to train to become a permanent cosmetician include, but are not limited to:

  • Safety, Sterilization & Sanitization
  • Procedure Room/Station Setup
  • Procedure Before & After Photography
  • Procedure After-Care
  • Needle Selection & Usage
  • Makeup Artistry w/ Symmetry
  • Technical Application of Permanent Cosmetics
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Color Theory & Color Mixing
  • Skin Types, Colors & Undertones
  • Client Consultation
  • Highlighting & Shadowing

This is by no means an exhaustive list of potential classes you may take if you enroll in school for this program. Most prospective students compare 3 to 5 schools, so be sure to compare your options and ask each school about their curriculum of courses to find the one that best meets your needs.

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