(HH | Foundational + Advanced Makeup Course) – £349.00

What to expect to learn on your Foundational + Advanced course

With a step by step technique and tool approach to all aspects of bridal and occasion makeup, Holly Hanrahan makeup artist will guide you through the complete process of a perfectly executed makeup application for your paying clients.

Complexion, eyes, contour, highlight, blush, lashes, brows, liner are all included in this one day course packed with inside knowledge from Holly’s ten years in the industry.

With the current makeup climate in Instagram and social media, it’s important to keep up to date with the more advanced makeup techniques that will set you apart from the crowd.  This course day, you will create looks that push your technical boundaries and artistic flair and create a portfolio look to be proud of.  Your final look will be photographed professionally and sent to you after the course for you to use to promote yourself on your own sites.

Learn the art, products, and tools to create more extreme full glam makeup looks.


Students will be working on fellow students, will need to have their own basic make up kit and a selection of products and brushes to bring along on the day, although one full kit for the classroom to share will be provided to fill any gaps. 

Next Foundational + Advanced Course Dates :

21st- 22nd September 

9th – 10th November 

23rd – 24th November 

Time : 10:00 – 17:00

Venue : Envy Hair Salon, Folkestone, Kent CT20 1SE



  • Skincare and analysis, tone, texture,skin, eye and lip prep and priming
  • Foundation selection and application for flawless skin light to full coverage
  • What Tool /brushes do what 
  • Colour correction, concealing
  • Contour and highlight, face shape analysis
  • Longevity and Setting techniques


  • Eyeshadow placement  for eye shape enhancement 
  • Blending techniques with a focus on eyeshadow brushes
  • Eyeshadow Colour Theory
  • Typical looks for bridal, day and evening


  • Product choices and tools
  • Colour and shape correction
  • Natural hair stroke brows, ombre brows,  fully defined brows
  • Matching brows to different makeup looks


  • Liquid and powder
  • Product and tool selection
  • Placement and correction
  • Face shape and colour theory


  • Symmetry
  • Creating Fullness
  • Matt
  • Gloss
  • Ombre
  • Longevity techniques


  • Learn the different blending techniques when applying ultra-bright shades and which colour theory works best

Glitter Work

  • Learn application techniques to minimise fall down, which products and tools work best for accurate application

Cut Creases

  • Learn application techniques, products and tools to create this modern and extremely popular eyeshadow base 


  • Learn the art of creating this as a starting point for your clients base, reshaping the face to create ultimate femininity 

Lash Application

  • Learn a step by step Fail proof technique to applying false strip lashes 

Ombre Lips and Brows

  • Learn the art of creating a soft fade from light to dark