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Welcome to The Academy of Make-up Scotland        

The Academy of Make-up is like no other school, it's a home for those who love make-up and hair styling to come together, learn and have fun. It's an Art school which is proud to be different from the establishment. Our classes are practical and taught with passion and energy that is contagious and inspiring, Our graduates success is our legacy.

The Academy of Make-up was started in 2010 by Sara Hill, winner of "Expert make-up artist of the year 2015" and the "UK Make-up Artist of the Year Award 2012”. We offer a selection of make-up artistry and hair styling from our training school based in Glasgow & Aberdeen in Scotland. These fast track training courses are perfect for those looking to become professional make-up artists and session hair stylists. and our courses attract students from all over the world. We are the number one Hair and Make-up Academy in Scotland. You will be taught by our team of experienced and renowned industry experts that have worked internationally with top fashion designers such as Vivienne Westwood and Chanel and celebrities such as Melanie C, La Roux, Kanye West, Emili Sande, Rosie Huntington-Whitleley, Paolo Nutini, The Saturdays, Anne Hathaway, Marina and the Diamonds, Clive Owen, Sophie Ellis Bextor and Aleisha Dixon to name just a few, and for magazines such as Vogue, Red, Cosmopolitan, Elle, Hope st and Marie claire. 

We are proudly Accredited by the British Association of Beauty Therapists and Cosmetologists (BABTAC), and (HABIA) a government appointed sector skills body and industry authority for hair, beauty, nails, spa therapy, barbering and African type hair, for your quality assurance.                                        

Tel: 0141 248 4393  Email: info@theacademyofmakeup.com


Open Day 2015

June 23, 2015

You are invited to The Academy of Make-up Open Day 2015! Champagne arrival and lots of make-up talk.  It's going to be an information packed day for you to come along and ask all of our lovely team any questions you may have. It's a great chance for you to have a little sneak peek at our gorgeous make-up studio where all of our classes take place.  Our exceptionally talented tutors will be doing live demonstrations from Special Effects to Fashion make-up looks all through the day and a group of our friendly graduates will be there to ask questions about what they have been up to since they finished their course with us and how amazing it is being...

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Feedback from Students

March 31, 2015

Our Hair Tutor Karen McDougall went to Dundee to provide one-to-one training for Jillian and Laura at their salon.  Jillian gave us such lovely feedback and review on her blog, check it out!   http://thebeautyofmylife.blogspot.co.uk/2015/03/the-academy-of-make-up-scotland-bridal.html

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