Professional Makeup
Artistry Diploma

Start Your Career in Professional Makeup

Canada’s Highest Credential in Makeup Artistry! Earn a DIPLOMA in Interior Academy’s Professional Makeup Artistry program. Practice and hone your skills in professional makeup artistry. Students learn fundamentals to advanced looks for Day, Evening, Grad, Bridal, Special Effects, and Airbrushing. The program includes a full professional makeup and airbrushing kit!

P/T - 13 weeks

Upcoming Start Dates

Oct 7, 2024 – Dec 16, 2024 

Program schedule to be announced. 

Program Forms & Schedules
Tuition & Fees

Registration Fee:$200

Domestic Tuition Rate: $3,500

Program Kits/Supplies/Lab Access/Tax: $1680

Funding Eligible: WorkBC/ Skills Training Grants/ Band Funding/Open Door/EI also available.


Please book an appointment for a school tour or send us the following to enroll in our programs.

  • COPY OF ID REQUIRED (Please include a drivers license, passport or other picture Identification)
  • COMPLETED ENROLLMENT FORM – (Available online)
  • COLORBLINDNESS TEST (In person or via email)
  • $200 REGISTRATION FEE  (Must be accompanied with application)


This program is an introductory to advanced makeup applications. Students will learn sanitation, makeup brush anatomy, skin physiology, facial anatomy (bones, muscles, shapes of: faces, eyes, lips and eyebrows) and color theory. Make up applications will be learned as follows: Corrective make up, contouring (through highlighting and shading), natural feature enhancements, day, evening, grad, bridal make up, decade trends, glamour and theatrical. Program includes a full airbrushing and special effects component. Students will also learn the business basics including retailing, resume/clientele building, including social media following.


Students will be qualified to perform makeup applications in the following positions: Makeup counters of Department stores, Independent Distributors Representative, alongside a photographer, Makeup Artist, Theatrical settings, Freelance Makeup Artist (weddings, graduations, and other special occasions).


Upon successful completion of the program the student will receive a Diploma in Makeup Artistry. Graduates can expect to have the skills to execute basic to glamorous applications. Graduates will also have the knowledge to determine client structural features and educate their client’s on proper skin care. Graduates will find employment at makeup counters of department stores, become an independent distributor of a specific makeup line, work alongside a photographer, become a makeup artist in a salon or spa environment, create dramatic makeup in a theatrical setting, and freelance your abilities for weddings, graduations and other special occasions. Applications for Interior Academy Makeup Artist’s will (on average) be completed within 45 minutes depending on how elaborate the client is requesting.

Ready To Get Started?


Interior Academy brings its same great Makeup Artistry program with additions in professional airbrushing, special effects, business basics and more advanced makeup looks. Using the LAB online format along with the best student kits, students can expect to be ready for a beauty career in 13 weeks!

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Getting Started.

Contact the school to set up an appointment for an interview prior to registering for a course. Ensure you bring proof of age (government issued photo ID) and a transcript or proof of education level IF you are under the age of 19. Enrollment contracts, course outlines, and school policies are then reviewed and signed. Students who are under the age of 19 must have a parent or guardian signature on the enrollment contract. A non-refundable registration fee of $200.00 is required at the time of registration into a program.

  • Application Questions

    An admissions advisor will review your answers with you. Please complete the enrolment form, located on the program website and submit as well.
    *If no, TOEFL or IELTS scores are to be forwarded to the school or, as an option, an internal English proficiency test will be provided.
    Note: Only Canadian citizens and Canadian Permanent Residents are eligible for federal/provincial student loan funding. As of 2019, the BC portion of student loans is now interest-free.
    If you are over 19 yrs old, we do not need transcripts or proof of high school completion,
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