Fashion Media and Makeup Artist Course - Overview

The beauty business is growing at a phenomenal pace in India. Many leading global brands are seeking to enter the Indian market, which can be seen in the rapid entry of major international salon chains and cosmetic brands in India – a situation that’s arising mainly due to a willing and growing consumer set. The upcoming international trends in the beauty industry when it comes to looks and personal grooming are widely accepted in this course. The changing market conditions have bolstered the demand for highly competent beauty professionals who can take up key positions as Makeup Artists, Hair Stylists, Photographic Stylists, Fashion Promotion Events, Retail Cosmetic Sales, and other related areas.

This exclusively designed curriculum of Fashion Media Makeup, with technical assistance from the London College of Fashion, offers an intensive conceptual and practical study, along with training through visual communication and its application in the makeup & hair styling industry through classroom lectures, lab work, assignments, and research projects. The course emphasises on intensive practical and applied training in core areas.


Cosmetic Techniques
Introduces and develops skills in the selection of skin and nail products for basic face, hand, and feet treatments, along with an understanding of relevant knowledge to accommodate for safety and hygiene.

Makeup Studies
Introduces the professional skills required of a makeup artist, increasing the awareness of different products available in the current market, and covering the basics from pre-foundation to makeup on a variety of faces.

Hair Styling
The emphasis on styling will be on basic techniques to produce a variety of fashion looks by elementary setting & styling on a range of hair types and textures.

Visual Studies
It introduces the principles of drawing & image making and their application to a variety of subjects, gradually building up one’s ability and confidence in a variety of media & techniques.

Information Technology
Hardware and software to use for a variety of tasks and situations, thereby developing an awareness of the vocational relevance of information technology.

Trimester 3 – Professional Attachment
Industry internships and the final portfolio are carried out in this trimester. It also aims to consolidate and implement creative, technical, and industry experience.

Creative Makeup
Focuses on current trends and themes to further develop individuality & creative skills. The unit includes traditional and contemporary bridal & bridal party makeup. Students are introduced to airbrush makeup for beauty and fashion.

Creative Hair Styling
Includes specialised areas of styling hair, introduction to hairstyling techniques to design, and the execution of hairstyles that would be appropriate and complimentary to a particular makeup look.

Media Makeup
This unit is designed to introduce different products and techniques that are available for the creation of ultra-realistic special effects, such as burns, cuts, stitches, wounds, and character makeup, through a workshop environment.

Visual Studies
Develops awareness of colour, form, and texture to improve presentation skills by introducing a variety of media and techniques with the use of paint, colour, collage, and texture.

Hair Decoration
This unit includes retro fashion styles as well as modern styles used in print and fashion. Skill development will be within a framework of projects specifically designed to produce creativity.

Basic Hair Design
The aim is to enable the students to develop an understanding of the principles and practical application of hair cutting and hair colouring techniques.

Photographic Styling
This unit continues to develop a student’s visual awareness and builds upon the skills developed in the first year, with an emphasis on research that culminates in an editorial photo-shoot.

Working Environment
The unit provides an opportunity for you to consider factors that influence organisational and individual effectiveness, including rights & responsibilities under both employment, and health & safety legislation.

Visual Studies/Portfolio
The emphasis will be on producing work that contains examples of a student’s abilities. Creative skills will be developed during the production of images and objects, rather than as isolated disciplines.

Students' Work

Have a glance at some of the stellar work executed by our students.


An Italian origin fashion designer, he has lived and studied out of England which helped him develop an eclectic signature, accuracy for details, and a new-age approach to design. His curiosity and aptitude to learn about the various facets of design have allowed him to win two prestigious competitions, namely the 2003 Award as the "Young Designer Of The Year" in Bristol and the 2008 Award of being an "Emerging Talent In Rome.

Career Path

Our 360° comprehensive learning-based model opens up multiple avenues and opportunities for students.

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  • Print Advertising

  • Fashion Photography

  • Retail Cosmetic Professional

  • Designer Runway Shows

  • Fashion Promotion Events

  • Modelling Agencies

  • Multimedia Entertainment

  • Beauty/Spa Salon Managers

  • Beauty Training

  • Freelance Makeup Artist