Permanent Makeup Schools in Massachusetts

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MAB - Permanent Makeup School

310 Court Street
Plymouth, MA 2360

Pigmenta Permanent Cosmetics

581 Boylston Street Suite 404
Boston, MA 02116

Prettyology Academy

58 Pulaski Street Suite C4-7
Peabody, MA 01960

How to Become a Permanent Makeup Artist in Massachusetts

Massachusetts Permanent Makeup Artistry Careers At a Glance
  • The average salary for permanent makeup artists in Massachusetts is $68,173 ($32.78/hour). This is higher than the national average of $55093 ($26.49/hour).
  • There is a predicted 9% job increase between 2016–2026 for skincare specialists, including permanent makeup artists. This is lower than the expected national growth of 11%.

Ready to jump into a permanent makeup career in Massachusetts? We're sure you're excited, but we need to cover a few things before we get carried away. Our number one priority is helping you make the best decision. First off, there are many people you can look to for inspiration in Massachusetts. For example, Angelbare has been featured on all the local TV stations for her permanent makeup skills. When you are speaking with schools, you can use her success as an example to share with advisors when discussing your goals. Are you already imagining yourself working as a permanent makeup artist in Massachusetts?

First, you need to find out the license requirements and career outlook for permanent makeup artists in this state. We have that info spelled out neatly in the following sections. From there, you'll want to contact all the local beauty schools near you that offer permanent make-up artist programs and courses. You'll want to compare all your options to be sure you move in the right direction. We''ve been helping students like you connect with beauty schools for years, and we're excited to hear about your success!

State License Requirements

Permanent makeup is part of tattoo artist licensure in Massachusetts. After meeting basic education requirements, you can get a tattoo artist permit. Before you can work in an approved tattoo facility, you must go through bloodborne pathogen training, first aid training, and CPR training. A tattoo artist permit is good for two years after it is issued. Learn more on the Massachusetts Community Sanitation Program website.

Education Details

Sure, you want to find a Massachusetts permanent makeup program that includes the skills to perform the applications your clients need. But you can also find programs that include additional skills related to owning your own practice in this state. Your first step is comparing the curriculum from every school in your area to be sure you choose one that aligns with your vision for practice.

Permanent makeup artist course topics:

  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Anesthesia
  • Patient care
  • Highlights and shadows
  • Makeup artist techniques

License Renewal

Your clients will expect you to have the proper training for the skills you are presenting to them. That's why your next step should be contacting schools in your area that offer permanent makeup artist training.

Massachusetts Permanent Makeup Careers


Average yearly salary for permanent makeup in Massachusetts

Permanent makeup artists provide tattoos such as 3-D eyebrows and permanent eye liner. A trained permanent makeup artist's work looks natural and improves a woman's overall appearance. Any tattoo parlor or salon desirous of offering long standing benefits to their customers has job options for a trained permanent makeup artist. The numbers suggest a bright job outlook for permanent makeup artists.

Massachusetts is in the midst of a significant boom with regards to their beauty industry. Part of that can be attributed to more individuals seeking to make a career in various forms of beauty care, permanent makeup being one of the newer treatments to study. Potential professionals learn more from these institutions.

Massachusetts Board of Registry of Barbering and Cosmetology
Professional Beauty Federation
Professional Beauty Association

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