Course in Artistic Make-up and Visagism
The Swiss Beauty Academy school in Zurich offers a course in Makeup and Visagism. We are training professionals to work in this area, with this professional qualification we offer courses and seminars in English. Our school offers the Make-up and Visagism Course in several languages. The current offer can be found on our website Swiss Beauty Academy. The practical classes are partly held in mixed groups, which allows for interaction with other cultures during the course.
Aims of the Makeup Artist and Visagist Course:
This demanding 6-month technical course is suitable for people who want to work as professional Makeup stylists. The course provides participants with the theoretical knowledge and practical skills to works as Makeup artists and visagists. To ensure our students receive the best support, our courses are held in small groups.
Profile of Makeup Artists and Visagists:
The term visagistic comes from the French word visage and means face. It is the art of making people more beautiful and transforming them using colours and haircuts. In order to achieve a harmonious result, it is of fundamental importance to identify and determine the skin tone. The most important thing is to establish whether the skin is warm or cold in tone.
Description of the Makeup Artist and Visagist Course:
Professional Makeup procedures
Knowledge of combinations of facial colours and shapes
Various Makeup techniques for eyes, face, and lips
Dermatology and technical professional knowledge
Professional bridal, gala, and photo shooting as well as daytime and night-time make-up
Procedures to prepare and create hairstyles
Hair profile and fine cleaning techniques
Separation of strands of hair for wrapping, wrapping techniques, and streaks
Repair techniques (covering up), curly hairstyles and their variations, banana hairstyles and their variations
Updo/ knot hairstyles and their variations
Braided styles and their variations
Note: Students should bring their own models and will be informed in advance.
Artist and Visagist Course– Testing and completion of the Makeup Artist and Visagist Course:
During the Makeup Artist and Visagist Course, a simulated test will be completed every few weeks and assessed according to two detail marks (practical and theory). All test results in the Makeup Artist and Visagist Course will be analysed and marked by experienced specialist teachers. After successfully passing the final exam of the Makeup Artist and Visagist Course, you will receive a diploma from the Swiss Beauty Academy, which certifies that you can demonstrate the necessary professional knowledge to work as Makeup artist and visagist and apply this knowledge in practice.
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