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Certificate in Fashion and Photographic Make-Up - Level 3 at South Thames College

Course description

If you want a career in the beauty industry, this course will give an in-depth understanding of make-up artistry and will focus on the fashion and photographic industry requirements.

Course content

You'll cover:

  • Diagnosis of skin types and restrictions to treatment
  • Choice of model and use of various resources to create desired effects
  • Use of shading and highlighting to enhance features
  • Application of wedding, day, corrective, evening, fashion, photographic and period make-up.

Entry requirements

No formal qualifications are needed but you must have a good level of English to build your assignments and a portfolio of evidence. You'll also need to attend an interview.


Assessment comes in the form of practical assessments, (for which you must provide models), written papers, online tests and assignments.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact South Thames College directly.

Last updated date: 03 December 2015
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