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York College

This short course will interest those who wish to learn how to apply their own make-up correctly. It will provide a simple introduction to make-up and skincare and is designed to give individuals confidence in their own skincare and make-up regime.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements. Students will need to bring in their own make-up (foundation, powder, blusher, highlighter, shader, lipstick, eye shadows) and clean brushes.

Dates and Times

We are hoping to run this course again soon.

For more information ring the InfoZone on 01904 770 770 or email them on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Course Content

  • How to prepare the skin for make-up
  • Face shapes
  • How to apply basic make-up, using own make up products


Students who develop a particular interest in make-up and skincare may consider progressing onto:

  • Level 2 Beauty Therapy (part-time and full-time courses available)
  • Level 2 Hair and Media Makeup

Course Fees

The cost of this course is £55.

Courses costing more than £200 can usually be paid for in instalments. Please contact the College for details.

How to Apply

If you wish to study this course you do not need to fill out an application form, simply call our Admissions Team on (01904) 770397 or visit our friendly team of advisors in the InfoZone, located behind the main reception desk.


Contact Us

If you have any questions about this course or any aspects of studying at York College please email or call (01904) 770770.

Whilst every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information contained in this webpage, the content is subject to change where necessary.


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