New York’s No.1 leading training provider in Make Up and Hair. Taught by industry
professionals to give you a head start in your career.
Licensed by New York State Education Department.
What we believe – THE NEW YORK MAKE UP ACADEMY is one of the leading schools
in the industry and it is in touch with the market. We are a progressive school with the
most up to date training. Our syllabus implements this – taught by professional
teachers in touch with the market and their
influential attention to detail.
Our programs offer the opportunity to have placements at New York, Paris, London and Milan Fashion Week.
NYMUA is one of the only international academy’s in the world that is able to offer all graduates a headstart in their careers. We are able to offer job placements, internships and assisting job opportunities to students all around the globe These include, New York, London, Paris, Milan Fashion Week and Miami Swim Week. Becoming a makeup artist opens you up to so many job opportunities including working in the Fashion, Editorial, Theatrical/TV and Film Industry. We also have our own creative agency you can apply to join once you graduate and be on our NYMUA PRO TEAM.View more videos
One of the benefits of becoming a professional makeup artist and training with us is receiving your PRO DISCOUNT CARD. Once you graduate the Academy you are able to receive discounts and membership on all makeup brands. As your journey begins as a makeup artist and you start your career adding/replacing products can become expensive so having these discounts helps you to save money. Some of the brands you can enjoy discounts with are MAC, Makeup Forever, Anastasia Beverly Hills, Charlotte Tilbury, Face Atelier, Nigel Beauty Emporium, Frends, Alcone, Danessa Myricks, Temptu, NYX and Crown and many more. Enjoy up to 40% off. We will guide you to get these discounts on your program.
We also offer student/graduate days and aftercare learning programs with a lot of the brands so you can have extra lessons in store.
All students receive an exciting opportunity to have a Portfolio Shoot on all of our programs. You will learn how to work behind the scenes as a makeup artist with one of our inhouse photographers. You will be creating a set of professional photos of your finished makeup looks putting your skills to use from everything you have learnt on the programs. You can use the photos to show new and up and coming clients for your social media/ website etc. Having a portfolio of images will increase your chances of getting booked as a makeup artist.View MORE
“What an inspirational course! Very motivating, creative and encouraging. I was given excellent demonstrations and was provided with very constructive criticism. The photo shoot was fantastic and I now have…
“A fantastic balance of theory and practical I walked away with a fantastic understanding.”
“I was working in an office before and wanted a change in career. I went on the 4 week make up course. Just simply a huge thank you as I…