Who is this course for? Our ITEC Level 3 Certificate in makeup is for anyone that wishes to pursue a professional career in the makeup industry. You do not need any prior beauty or makeup training experience to complete this course. You will study everything from basic makeup application to fashion, catwalk and photographic makeup techniques. (You do not need to complete our ITEC L2 Certificate in Makeup prior to completing this course, although it is the perfect way to advance your existing skills and qualifications)

Course Content

Fashion & Photography Make-Up Artistry students will cover comprehensive training and extensive practical experience in the following areas:

  • Client consultation methods
  • How to communicate effectively with you client
  • Forming a treatment plan based on your clients requirements
  • Makeup Artist Etiquette
  • How to perform your makeup treatments in a safe and professional manner
  • Providing clear recommendations and aftercare advice for your client
  • Health & Safety
  • Hygiene and Sterilisation
  • Insurance and record keeping
  • Preparing yourself, your client and your work area
  • How to carry out a Skin Analysis
  • Skincare; cleansing, toning, moisturising and priming
  • Skin types, conditions, diseases and disorders
  • Anatomy and physiology associated with the head and neck
  • Beauty make-up: daytime, evening, special occasion and trend makeup……
  • Bridal makeup looks, from classic to contemporary
  • Trend make-up: spotlight eye, cut-crease, blown out smokey eye, all out glitter eye…….
  • High fashion and catwalk make-up looks
  • Black and white photographic makeup
  • Period makeup
  • Fantasy makeup
  • False Lash application; strip and individual eyelashes
  • Design; researching techniques, developing and presenting your design plan
  • Colour Theory
  • Career options and CV preparation
  • Building a professional portfolio



Students of this course work towards an internationally recognised diploma, fully accredited and fully insurable.

  • ITEC Level 3 Certificate in Fashion & Photographic Make-up Artistry


Method of Assessment

The Beauty Institute prides itself on its continuous assessment. This allows both our tutors, and our students to carefully monitor their progress throughout the course.

Students complete at the end of the course, externally verified examinations in:

  • Practical (daytime, photographic and fashion makeup looks)
  • Theory (MCQ papers)


Students complete throughout the course:

  • A portfolio of various makeup looks
  • Assignments
  • Case Studies



Saturdays              09.30am – 4.30pm

Commencing:       April 28th 2018

Duration:              16 weeks


Course Investment

  • €1,750
  • Deposit: €500
  • Balance paid in the following installments; €750 week one, €500 week five


  • ITEC Examination fees
  • Bespoke INGLOT Make-Up kit
  • Make-up brush set and implement kit
  • The Beauty Institute t-shirt
  • Course Literature
  • Photoshoot images (digital)

Pay the deposit for the Course.

You can pay a deposit now or if you want to pay in full you can below.

Deposit-ITEC Level 3 Fashion & Photographic Make-Up Artistry-€500.00

Pay for the Course in Full.

You can pay now or at the course.

ITEC Level 3 Fashion & Photographic Make-Up Artistry-€1750.00