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Contouring and Highlighting Expert

International Open Academy
Course summary
30 hours
19 GBP excl. VAT
Distance
Next available date: You can start immediately. - Distance
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Course description

Contouring and Highlighting Expert

Contouring and Highlighting Expert

Learn how to highlight and contour just like the pros! Highlighting and contouring aren't just fancy techniques used by celebrities and professional makeup artists they're an absolute MUST for any makeup fan.

Contouring will sculpt, slim and define your face, so you can get the look you want without having to permanently alter your features. Whereas highlighting brings out your best features by drawing attention to them using light. Who needs plastic surgery when you can get the same effect using contouring makeup?

You can play with application, products, and shapes to achieve various looks from soft and natural to dramatic evening makeup. Using a mix of lessons and video tutorials, we'll show you the latest tips and techniques for creating a flawless face for yourself or your clients!

Suitability - Who should attend?

This course is the perfect match for you if you:

  • Want to learn the hottest trend in makeup right now
  • Desire a more youthful and vibrant appearance
  • Would like to learn how to enhance your natural features
  • Want to know what makeup and tools are best for you
  • Are an experienced makeup artist and want to raise the standard by taking your skills to the next level

Outcome / Qualification etc.

  • This course is CPD/CE accredited. CPD accredited courses count towards the total of CPD hours to submit for your job role. CPD points are accepted and recognized by employers from both the public and private sectors, and academic institutions across the UK and internationally.
  • ICOES (International Council for Online Educational Standards) accredited.

Training Course Content

This course may be contouring for beginners, but by the end you'll be an expert!

You'll learn how to:

  • Identify face shapes Measure the face for symmetry
  • Design a facial map for product placement
  • Match the perfect colors for foundation
  • Find an ideal contour palette
  • Choose the right products and tools for your contouring kit
  • Properly blend with easy techniques
  • Professionally apply cream products
  • Professionally apply powder products
  • Add color in the right places with blush
  • Work with all ethnicities and skin types
  • Alter various face shapes and features

Course Breakdown:

Module 1: Preparing The Skin

  • Introduction to skin
  • Identifying skin types – Dry, Oily, Combination, etc.
  • Choosing products
  • Understanding the color wheel
  • Color correcting
  • Using concealer
  • Matching foundations for every skin tone and ethnicity
  • Identifying face shapes

Module 2: Highlighting With Cream

  • Benefits of using creams
  • Cream vs. Powder highlighter
  • Creating a map for symmetry
  • Measuring facial zones
  • Choosing tools for cream highlighters
  • Choosing cream products
  • Color choices for all skin tones
  • Applying cream highlighter

Module 3: Contouring With Cream

  • Benefits of using creams for contouring
  • Pros and cons of cream contours
  • Choosing contouring products
  • Color choices for all skin tones
  • Using a facial map for contouring
  • Where to place contouring
  • Applying cream contouring

Module 4: Contouring With Powder

  • Benefits of using powders
  • Powder types
  • Pros and cons to powders
  • Setting with powder
  • Choosing tools for powder contouring
  • Applying powder contouring

Module 5: Highlighting With Powder

  • Benefits of using powder highlighters
  • Setting with powder highlighter
  • Discover the power of reflection
  • Types of powder highlighters
  • Choosing tools for powder highlighting
  • Color choices for all skin tones
  • Applying powder highlighters

Expenses

The cost of this course is  £99   £19 + VAT per participant.

Exams and PDF Certificate already included in price.

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International Open Academy

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