Most of us consume our daily dose of entertainment from the internet. It has become a base for a lot of upcoming artists. Recently, bridal hair & makeup artists have dominated every single social media platform. These makeup artists create original characters and special effects for films, television, photography, and theatre.
Even if you are not a hair and makeup fanatic, one can always appreciate the sheer hard work and creativity that goes in it. To enhance your existing skills, one can pursue hair and makeup course from a reputed university.
Past few years have seen a major shift in the beauty industry, big brands have entered the Indian market because of which a lot of people are now looking for artists that are not only highly professional but skilled in their craft. With the global trends and looks influencing our market, the demand for highly skilled Makeup and Hair professionals has increased.
In India, there are many institutes that provide such courses like Pearl Academy, Parul Garg salon and Academy, Vidya Tikara makeup artist course. But Pearl academy has been in the industry of fashion and celebrity makeup for the past 25 years and has a lot of experience and a very skilled faculty.
The institute has designed the curriculum of Celebrity and Bridal Hair and Makeup, with technical assistance from the London College of Fashion, and offers extensive conceptual and practical study and training with the help of visual communication and its application in the makeup and hair styling industry through classroom lectures, lab work, assignments and research projects. The course puts more emphasis on practical and applied training.
Following are the list of things one needs to know before they decide to become a professional in this field:
Qualification: To enrol in this 11-month course only 10+2 is required.
Job Opportunities: After completing the course, the job opportunities are immense like a job in the film industry as a makeup artist, theatre and one can also start their own business after that.
Responsibilities: A celebrity and make-up artist has a lot of responsibilities on their hands like before applying any makeup one should keep in mind the basic requirement of the client and avoid any skin problem like acne. After the makeup is done, one can also recommend the client on how to remove the makeup after the event/show is over.
Salary and timings: Once done with the course, there are two things that matter to any individual- relaxed timings and salary. If you are someone who wants to have their own business then timings is not a major problem or even if you're going to join an already functioning business, the timings depend on the amount of work. If looking for prospects that have optimal returns on investment is a wise move as there is a need to cover the overhead cost of the team, in case you are working on a major project and the value of the products being used.
So before making any decision, conduct an elaborate research and understand how fulfilling and rewarding the course is, ask yourself the question is it sufficient to meet the monetary needs, how much is the investment before each project, and will the earnings suffice your plans.