Bridal Make-up

Beat the Wedding Day Jitters with These Practical Bridal Make-up Tips

Whether you are the bride or the professional make-up artist, chances are that you will be dealing with a mix of jitters and nerves, come the big day. However, when it comes to the bridal make-up, you can relax, thanks to our handy tips to make the bride shine on her big day, and stand out for all the right reasons. Bridal make-up is an art form; it is different to all other forms of make-up, and should be treated as such.

Part Time Beauty Courses

Pressed for Time? Earn While You Learn with Accredited Part-time Beauty Courses

Who has the luxury of time and money for a full-time academic schedule these days? Many South Africans are lucky enough to complete their education on a full-time basis, but there are many more who need to support themselves and their families while pursuing professional qualifications. Why should you be excluded from bettering yourself and adding a recognised qualification in your industry to your name, merely because studying full-time is not an option for you?

Swedish Relax Massage

Up the Ante with a Swedish Relax Massage Qualification

As a massage and beauty therapist, you have a lot of competition vying for easing the stiffness from your clients’ bodies. In such a competitive industry, you need to have something that others don’t. While talent and charisma certainly play a part in being a successful beauty therapist, and having the ability to place clients at ease in a relaxing setting, you need the training required to produce results. Face to Face Beauty & Make-Up Design School offers our practical Swedish Relax Massage five-day short course to massage and beauty therapists eager to learn the required skills for entering the beauty and massage therapy industry. This course is aimed at individuals seeking to gain practical skills in a short time, with the benefit of receiving a certificate upon completion of the examination once the course concludes.

Beauty Schools in Johannesburg

Beauty Schools in Johannesburg Are Calling, Will You Answer?

Johannesburg is the pulse of Africa’s beauty industry. With its excellent eventing and convention infrastructure, fashion houses and events from all over the world are increasingly being hosted in South Africa’s largest city. So it only follows that the continent’s leading internationally accredited beauty schools call Johannesburg home.

Hair Styling Courses

Is Talent Everything, or Do Hair Styling Courses Really Add Value?

Hair has always had a powerful impact on a person’s personality, and there will always be a demand for skilled and professional, talented hair stylists. It is a satisfying career that offers job security wherever you are in the world, and you can look forward to helping your clients to be the best versions of themselves.

Image Consultancy

Putting Your Image Consultancy Career On the Line – Dos and Don’ts of Daisy Dukes

Imagine the following scenario: your client asks your professional advice on donning Daisy Dukes shorts. What do you do? It’s not an entirely unreasonable request, considering that spring is well underway and the sweltering thirties will soon be upon us, as summer kicks into full gear. It’s never nice advising clients against something that they really want to wear, but as an image consultancy professional, you have to be brutally honest at times.

Professional Make-Up Pretoria

In a Sea of Amateurs and Also-rans, Stand out with Professional Make-up Training

  Many make-up artists use their natural talents and instincts to provide a creative personal beauty service to their clients. However, when you couple your talent with expert training, you can provide professional make-up solutions in Pretoria that helps you to stand out from the also-rans in a crowded marketplace. Every serious and professional make-up artist needs the grounding and foundation of solid expert training to help them learn the nuances and intricacies of the art of make-up design and combine these effectively with their natural talent.

Dark Skin Make-Up

Help Dark Skins Stand Out from the Mundane with these Make-up Tips

Make-up is fun, but it only flatters when you know how to make it compliment you. Many women with darker skin tones in South Africa have trouble finding make-up that works for their particular complexions. While this is a frustration in the South African beauty industry, it is a gap in the market for an industrious make-up artist. You can help your dark-skinned clients shine and stand out from the rest by helping them make their make-up show off their complexion to glamorous effect.

Corrective Make-Up

Expert Corrective Make-up Techniques and Tips

Your make-up clients place their trust in you to help them make the most of what they have. When someone comes to you for corrective make-up solutions, you are charged with helping them use new make-up products and techniques to hide certain flaws that they might be sensitive about. Should you do a good job, the good word-of-mouth referrals alone can be worth their weight in gold, not to mention the repeat business you are sure to enjoy.

Waxing Certificate

Expand Your Service Offering with a Qualified Waxing Certificate

These days, beauty technicians need to be everything to their clients. From nail technicians to make-up artists and wax professionals. In order to remain competitive in an ever-crowded marketplace, you need to ensure that your skills and training remain up to date with the latest advancements in the industry. A waxing certificate can give you the confidence you need to offer a more comprehensive service offering to your clients.

Beauty Specialist Courses

How Beauty Specialist Courses Can Help You Take Your Career Forward

Talent goes a long way in the beauty industry, but it’s not enough. You need the skill and technical training that comes from expertly administered beauty specialist courses. At Face to Face Beauty & Make-Up Design School, we have a team of not only qualified, but also experienced, beauty specialists who invigilates our nationally and internationally accredited courses. This is a very important distinction from many other beauty academies across South Africa, as our tutors are actually working professionals in the industry.

Spa Therapy Courses in South Africa

Take Your Career to the Next Level with Spa Therapy Courses in South Africa

The beauty industry is incredibly competitive in South Africa. But when you make it in this vibrant and exciting sector, you can look forward to a rewarding and lucrative career. How do you make your mark in the beauty therapy industry? You start by investing in your future with quality and recognised spa therapy courses in South Africa.

Camouflage Make-Up

How to Use Camouflage Make-Up to Cover Up Your Clients’ Flaws

Everyone has a few so-called flaws that they would like to cover up, and let’s face it, that’s why many of your clients turn to you. Whether it is red spots, scars, or other skin irregularities, your clients may come at you with a variety of skin imperfections that they want your magic make-up brush to make disappear. Fortunately, camouflage make-up makes it easier than ever to cover up physical imperfections, giving your client the perfectly clear and smooth complexion they pay you for.

Manicure and Pedicure

Manicure and Pedicure Tips from the Pros

Everyone wants a professional manicure and pedicure, but many don’t have access to the professional tools and equipment needed. This doesn’t mean that you have to walk around with grubby nails and toes. Let’s take a closer look at insightful tips from the professionals on how to pull off a great manicure and pedicure.

Lash Tinting

Should You Recommend Lash Tinting to Your Clients?

Whether it’s an eye-brow wax treatment, tweeze or thread, the effect of a perfect arch is more effective than a fresh haircut. As any make-up artist and beauty specialist knows, eyebrows and lashes are powerful features that give the face a geometric balance and also help to make the eyes pop. However, having polished brows and luscious lashes requires more than merely getting rid of stray hairs every few weeks and applying mascara every day.

Asian Make-Up Techniques

Fantastic Asian Make-Up Techniques to Make Your Clients Stand Out in Public

Different skin tones require different approaches to applying makeup. East Asian people require a specific approach to apply make-up. A simple rule to follow in this regard is to darken what you see, and to highlight what you don’t. Let’s take a closer look at this flexible rule.

Eye Makeup Techniques

Insightful Eye Make-Up Techniques That Will Set Your Clients Apart

Every make-up artist is always looking for an edge, something different that sets their clients apart. However, it all starts with getting to grips with the basics first. This is why it is always advisable to start with a foundational course that explains the basic eye make-up techniques that every artist should master before branching out on their own.

Catwalk Make-Up

Must-Know Catwalk Make-Up Tips

It is so easy to fall into a rut when it comes to catwalk make-up. As a make-up artist, it is up to you to stay on top of the latest styles and provide your clients with the trendiest looks. While you may stir things up with a different coloured liner every now and again, switching from grey to black isn’t really that bold. So what can you do to make your clients stand out for all the right reasons?

Image Consultancy

Boost Your Service Offering with Image Consultancy Services

More and more make-up specialists, and skin and beauty technicians recognise the value of diversifying their service offering. It is because of this that more people choose to expand their academic training, and image consultancy has become a hot topic in the industry. Clients want a well-rounded individual to help them stand out in the crowd, and this is exactly what you will learn to do with our Image Consultancy Course.

Mature Make-Up

Have Glowing, Mature and Youthful-Looking Clients with Carefully Applied Make-Up

Women over 50 deal with changes to their bodies that include hot flashes, acne and drying skin. How do you do a really great day-look for ladies over 50? You do so by starting out with the mindset of making the skin look even and glowing, without emphasising lines and achieving great eye definition without ending up with a very harsh result.


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