Beginners Make-up Course


Beginners Make-Up Course

Start your makeup journey with award winning makeup Artist Maggie Tamarua and Team. At the Tamarua Beauty Academy we are passionate and confident that you will complete your course with all the knowledge, understanding and skills that you will need to progress your career to the next step.

All trainers have completed their Training and Assessment Certificate. They are highly qualified with years of experience teaching at colleges/tafes, editorial spreads and have worked for prestigious makeup companies and won major industry awards. All trainers STILL work within the makeup industry and are well sought after.

All classes will have an intimate classroom experience of no more than 8 students per class, to ensure the greatest experience possible. You will be provided with all makeup required to create each look. Competitively priced Makeup kits will be available to purchase which will contain an excellent selection of products. Student must supply own brushes for use in class. Students will have a option to purchase the TBA set (includes all the basic must haves) for $180 or provide their own set. This will ensure students can practice and learn how to maintain their brushes by cleaning, sanitizing, reshaping and drying properly. With proper care you can use the same tools your entire career.

A Certificate of attainment is gained on the successful completion of the Beginners Make-Up Course. All students will receive 10% off selected products throughout course. The Academy prefers to use a range of different products to achieve the optimum finish including Kryolon, Nars, Inglot, and Napoleon.

Students must be 16 years of age or over at the starting date of the course.

From Dreams to Reality


Beginners Make-Up Course

8 week course – model required from week 3

One night or weekend per week for 3 hours


  • Health, Safety and Hygiene
  • Products/Tools/Kit and how to use them
  • Brush technique and control
  • Application of foundations – Colour harmony and skin Tone
  • Contouring and highlighting
  • Application of day, evening, glamour and mature makeup
  • Eye shadow application, eye structure and corrective techniques
  • Precise eyeliner and lip shaping technique
  • Application of Individual and Full set lashes
  • Vintage Makeup
  • Industry Knowledge – Conducting yourself as a professional artist and establishing a successful career.


Prerequisites to the course: Students must be 16 years of age or over at the starting date of the course. You will be taught all the practical aspects of makeup application and selection for weddings and special occasions.


Included in course

  • Makeup
  • Disposable wands
  • Spatula
  • Fake lashes
  • Wipes
  • Lash adhesive
  • Mascara
  • Brush cleaner
  • Airbrush machine

Photo Shoot

Students will participate in a professional photo shoot to begin building their portfolio. This will form part of their assessment. Photographing your looks will show you where you need to improve and how your makeup translates in pictures.

Course Cost: $1350.00
(No hidden costs)

Deposit of $450 (non refundable) is required to secure your place in class; the balance to be paid prior to commencement of the course or payment plans available.

Course Location: Point Cook

Min 3 students required for class to proceed

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Jan 15

Beginners Makeup Course – 15th January 2018 (3 hrs per week for 8 weeks 6-9pm)

January 15, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - March 5, 2018 @ 9:00 pm
Jan 20
Mar 12

Beginners Makeup Course – 12th March 2018 (3 hrs per week for 8 weeks 6-9pm)

March 12, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - April 30, 2018 @ 9:00 pm