This course will give you the confidence and professional skill-set
to take the lead as a Makeup Artist on high-end productions!


With the Advanced Makeup Artist course:

  • You will learn advanced professional techniques including: creating looks for editorial photography, television, film, high fashion, and creative makeup. Providing the professional skill-set and essential knowledge to creatively direct and lead makeup artistry on high level productions.
  • One-on-one instruction with our professional Makeup Artist tutors who are directly involved within the industry.
  • Required photo and assignment submissions throughout the course, where you will gain individual feedback - our instructors will be there every step of the way throughout the course, guiding you along the route to advanced creativity and career success.
  • There is a strong focus on advanced content creation and portfolio building within this course. We highly encourage our students to use the course assignments to build their professional portfolio. We have created on-trend industry guided assignments specifically geared for successful portfolio content creation. 
  • You will receive in-depth knowledge and personal education on business, branding, and marketing, including lifetime course access and post-graduation support. We encourage you to complete your portfolio, website, and business cards while you are learning; and we are here for you every step of the way as you begin to build your business!
  • You will receive a certificate of completion, showing that you have mastered the Advanced Makeup Artist course.
  • Upon completion you will become eligible to register and automatically qualify to receive PRO cards from our partners.
  • The Advanced Makeup Artist course provides a one of a kind opportunity to learn from NYC’s industry best Makeup Artists and have them as guiding mentors as you complete your education and pursue your professional career.
  • Our advanced curriculum has been proven successful through hundreds of students within our New York City school. 

Pro Cards and Discounts


Upon graduation we provide guidance with PRO Card Applications. Once you have received your certificate, you will qualify to obtain PRO card membership from our partners, Frends Beauty and Nigels Beauty Emporium. These two industry recognized online companies will provide up to 40% off in brands such as Make Up For Ever, L’Oreal, Stila, Naked Cosmetics, Becca, Beauty Blender, Anastasia Beverly Hills, Morphe, Zuca, NYX, Smashbox, Too Faced, Temptu and much more. We understand that as you grow as a makeup artist, building and adding on to your tools is a vital part of your success.

Receive OMA Professional Certificate


Throughout the teaching of our advanced course, you will enhance your existing training, providing you with the knowledge and skill set for advanced Makeup Artistry within the beauty industry. After you have completed the Advanced Makeup Artist course you will receive your OMA certificate of completion! A digital copy of the certificate will be e-mailed to you with your graduation letter, and a hard copy of the certificate will be individually printed with our seal and mailed to your requested address.

Your Instructor

Paulina Pecak now brings over 4 years of refined makeup artistry to Nina Mua, our New York City based makeup school, where she has helped hundreds of students achieve their makeup artistry goals through dedicated teachings in all disciplines of the beauty industry.

Furthermore, her artistic flair has been successfully translated and highly recognized onto the social media sphere, where her seasoned makeup skills have cultivated a loyal fans base of over 50,000 beauty enthusiasts. 


Class Curriculum

Module #1: Introduction

  • Creative makeup
  • Period makeup
  • HD makeup
  • High fashion makeup
  • Editorial makeup
  • Nude makeup
  • Photoshoots
  • Products
  • Artist Appearance
  • Motivation


  • Creative makeup application
  • HD makeup application


  • 1920's Look: Blocking Out Eyebrows
  • Great Gatsby Look (1930's)
  • Ethnic Bridal: Cut crease, Glitter Eyeliner, Glossy Lips
  • Twiggy Inspired Look (1960's)
  • Building depth with ceyeshadows and cut crease


  • High fashion dewy look
  • Runway look: Gold leaf, Trendy eyeshadows and lip color

Module #5: EDITORIAL Makeup

  • Editorial look: Strip lashes, shimmers, bold lips
  • Edgy look: Studs and crystals

Module #6: Business, BRANDING, MARKETING

  • Where to work as a makeup artist
  • Building a web-site
  • Social media marketing
  • Youtube
  • Pinterest and Tumblr
  • Model Mayhem
  • PRIV and Glamsquad
  • Craigslist
  • Motivation + Graduation Support

Your next steps:

  1. Click the "BUY NOW" button and complete the checkout process.
  2. You will receive an email confirming your registration [please note: if the course is purchased as a gift the recipient will be able to update their name and information within the course directly once login information has been received; see step 3!].
  3. We will process your registration information and within 24 hours you will receive our welcome e-mail with course instructions, and the access link to the course using your unique log in provided within the welcome email. 
  4. You will have an unlimited amount of time to complete the course, as well as continuous lifetime access to the course.
  5. Beginning in module 2 you are given assignments to complete and submit. 
  6. Please submit before & after photos, a description of each look, and the printed upload form.
  7. Upon each submission our professional Makeup Artist instructors will reply directly to you with specialized feedback based upon your submission.
  8. There are a total of 8 assignments to complete your certification.
  9. You will receive your certificate after you have completed and submitted all module assignments, and once they have been reviewed, confirmed, and answered by our professional Makeup Artist course instructors.

Our mission is to provide you with a rich and personalized learning experience, that will help you to become a professional makeup artist, all from the comfort of your home.  From initial contact to graduation, we want every communication you have with the school to be exceptional and memorable.

Price: $499 (U.S. Dollars)

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Online Makeup Academy welcomes students from all over the world to enroll and does not have a minimum age or education requirement.

Ready to take charge of your makeup artistry career but unable to afford to pay for your online makeup schooling upfront? No problem! We understand that money can sometimes get in the way of the ability to pursue your new career, and that's why we created an affordable way for you to pay to take the online makeup classes you need in order to become successful in your own makeup artistry business. Our installment plan is available through PayPal for US Customers only. Free shipping.