Welcome to The Academy of Make-up Scotland

"The Academy of Make-up is like no other school, it's a home for creative minds who love fashion, make-up and hair styling to come together, learn and have fun."

Train with the best

You will be taught by renowned Industry experts that have worked internationally with top fashion designer such as designers 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, Clive Owen, Sophie Ellis Bextor and Aleisha Dixon just to name just a few! and for magazines such as Vogue, Red, Cosmopolitan and Vault.


Our pro-course and complete pro course students recieve a six month aftercare program to give the help and support in establishing their new career and gaining valuable work experience in the industry.

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Weekday and Weekend Courses

We run both weekday and weekend courses from our Glasgow based studio, allowing you to study at a time that suits your schedule. We also keep our class sizes small guaranteeing that your time with us is as productive as possible. Check out our five week Complete Pro hair and make-up course, a combination of all our amazing courses and masterclasses rolled into one mega course!.

Number one make-up training academy in Scotland.

We believe what we offer at the Academy is unique, We were the first International academy of its kind dedicated make-up artistry, session hair styling and editorial nail art techniques outside of London. The Academy was established by renowned Make-up artist Sara Hill winner of the UK "Make-up Artist of the year award 2012” - our courses attract students not just from the UK but from all over the world.


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.

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