Special FX Makeup Course

Out of the Kit FX (Special Effects Makeup) – 24 clock hours

No experience necessary

Knowledge of basic special fx skills are required of every makeup artist working in film and television. These techniques are also used on stage, in commercials, haunted houses and photo shoots. This class is also perfect for moulage makeup training, the art of applying mock injuries for the purpose of training Emergency Response Teams and other medical and military personnel. This class covers those special fx makeup techniques that you can create right out of your kit. Effects covered include: bruises, cuts, wounds, scars, bullet holes, burns, sickness, dirt and grime, tattoos, application and removal of small prosthetics, healing progression of wounds, continuity and consistent placement of wounds. No lab skills needed for these out of your kit special techniques.

Kit needed:

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“This school has taught me the tricks and trades of becoming a clean and professional makeup artist with a warm and inviting vibe. Everyone has been friendly and kind and Celena has been an inspiration to work with." - Megan B.

Course Highlights

  • Course available for individual enrollment
  • Course includes high res studio pictures from our portrait studio for portfolio building and documentation
  • Certificate of Training issued upon completion of a course


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