Pro Courses

EIGHT WEEK Professional Make-up

A course designed for a new generation of make-up artists!

Our 8 week professional make-up training course is designed for those who are looking to start a career in make up or those who wish to further develop existing professional make up skills. There is so much to discover in the world of make-up and no training course can claim to teach you everything, be it eight weeks, eight months or eight years! Building a successful make up career takes a lot of hard work; it’s not all glamorous people and locations! If however, like us, you have found a passion for make-up, fat mu can teach you the skills and knowledge that you will need to master, in order to embark on a career in this demanding industry. The professional training course will provide a detailed introduction to key areas of skin care and make-up. We provide a firm foundation in international techniques and etiquette. There’s not even room for an extra false eyelash but we think we’ve fitted it all in!

WHAT WILL I LEARN IN 8 WEEKS?

ESSENTIAL BASICS KNOW YOUR THEORY THE HISTORY OF MAKE-UP
  • Skin care and hygiene
  • Brush types and uses
  • Tools and accessories
  • Product knowledge and setting up
  • Prepping your artist / client / model
  • Basic facial anatomy
  • Intro to creative journal keeping /referencing
  • Intro to world of beauty! What is beauty?
  • Colour theory
  • Lighting and make up
  • Working with different skin tones & textures
  • Foundation applications/concealing techniques
  • Contouring techniques - working with highlight and shade
  • Working with colours, shapes & textures
  • History of ancient make-up
  • History of contemporary make-up
  • 20th century icons
  • Key historical periods in make-up and their influence in current advertising and editorial
GETTING TECHNICAL PUTTING THE ART INTO MAKE-UP THE BUSINESS SIDE OF THINGS
  • Corrective make up
  • Natural / neutral make up
  • False lash application
  • Photography and film
  • Tanning effects
  • Male grooming
  • Make-up for black and white/colour
  • Product mixing techniques
  • Technical make-up applications
  • Eyebrow proportions
  • Glamour / beauty make up
  • Catwalk / theatre make up
  • Fashion / editorial make-up
  • Period make-up
  • Bridal make-up design- from traditional to natural beauty to contemporary alternative bride
  • Intro to airbrushing
  • Into to character make-ups for film
  • Intro to special effects
  • Final project
  • Learning to think and communicate as a designer
  • Breaking down a script
  • Meeting professionals from the industry
  • 3 photo shoots to record work
  • Working with face charts

PRODUCT PLACEMENTS

To whet your creative appetites even more we have fantastic make up/skincare sponsors who support us on the course...

WHAT KIT DO I NEED?

Look into any make up artist’s kit and you’ll see each one is different to the next one. This is the beauty of what we do. We develop our own tastes and styles and preferred use of brands. At fat mu we advise and expose you to excellent products in class but it is up to the student to buy their own palettes, brushes, tools, pots and paints! This is done for a reason, each student must learn to develop a sense of working as a freelancer and learn where to shop, what to look for and how to test and try products by themselves. All part of learning this craft, essential for YOU to build relationships with suppliers and advise your clients too.

We promise to hold your hands along the way and help you with this exciting process by telling you where to go, brands and cosmetics that we love in India and on the international market and importantly who offers discounts to fat mu students etc. At the end of 8 weeks you will be confident in going out to work, with a keen sense of learning more!

And remember you never stop learning, this is just the start!

PRODUCTS TOOLS MISC
  • A start up make-up kit (kit list options will be sent through on enrolment )
  • A start-up brush kit (kit lists will be sent through on enrolment)
  • All brushes and make-up bought by each student is not included in the tutelage fee. Each student kit is individual to that student, and is bought by the student through the course duration! This is a good working practice for being a professional and well rounded artist

Dates

Month Courses Dates Time
  • July
  • 8 week
  • 10th July – 1st September
  • 10.00 am to 1.00 pm
  • Hours in total120 hours of teaching
  • Class capacityMax 20 students
  • Wherefat mu make up school, Khar West, Mumbai
  • Cost1,45,000/-*
* Applicable taxes extra
*fat mu certificates given only on completion of your relevant fat mu course / workshop.

Pro Courses

THREE WEEK Beauty Bridal & Glamour

Get creatively confident with beauty, bridal and glamour!

Our 3 week BBG (Beauty, Bridal, Glamour) Pro Make up Course is designed for those who want to fast track their make up skills for the world of glamour and beauty. If you want to start a career in make up or wish to further develop existing make up skills than this is the course for you. Show us your passion and we’ll take you from basic beauty looks to the world of high glamour and dazzling brides! We provide a solid foundation in international techniques and etiquette, giving you the confidence to go forward into this creative world successfully.

WHAT WILL I LEARN IN 3 WEEKS?

ESSENTIAL BASICS KNOW YOUR THEORY THE HISTORY OF MAKE-UP
  • Skin care and hygiene
  • Brush types and uses
  • Tools and accessories
  • Product knowledge and setting up
  • Prepping your artist / client / model
  • Intro to creative journal keeping /referencing
  • Intro to world of beauty! What is beauty?
  • Colour theory
  • Lighting and make up
  • Working with different skin tones & textures
  • Foundation applications/concealing techniques
  • Contouring techniques - working with highlight and shade
  • Working with colours, shapes & textures
  • Techniques for beauty enhancement
  • Technical glamour application
  • Bridal Make up Design
  • Adaptation of current make up trends

PRODUCT PLACEMENTS

To whet your creative appetites even more we have fantastic make up/skincare sponsors who support us on the course...

WHAT KIT DO I NEED?

Look into any make up artist’s kit and you’ll see each one is different to the next one. This is the beauty of what we do. We develop our own tastes and styles and preferred use of brands. At fat mu we advise and expose you to excellent products in class but it is up to the student to buy their own palettes, brushes, tools, pots and paints! This is done for a reason, each student must learn to develop a sense of working as a freelancer and learn where to shop, what to look for and how to test and try products by themselves. All part of learning this craft, essential for YOU to build relationships with suppliers and advise your clients too.

We promise to hold your hands along the way and help you with this exciting process by telling you where to go, brands and cosmetics that we love in India and on the international market and importantly who offers discounts to fat mu students etc. At the end of 8 weeks you will be confident in going out to work, with a keen sense of learning more!

And remember you never stop learning, this is just the start!

PRODUCTS TOOLS MISC
  • A start up make-up kit (kit list options will be sent through on enrolment )
  • A start-up brush kit (kit lists will be sent through on enrolment)
  • All brushes and make-up bought by each student is not included in the tutelage fee. Each student kit is individual to that student, and is bought by the student through the course duration! This is a good working practice for being a professional and well rounded artist

QUICK FACTS

  • Hours in total37.5 hours of teaching
  • Date10th July
  • Time6.00pm - 9.00pm
  • Class capacityMax 20 students
  • Wherefat mu make up school Khar West, Mumbai
  • Cost48,000/-*
* Applicable taxes extra
*fat mu certificates given only on completion of your relevant fat mu course / workshop.

Pro Courses

THREE WEEK Hairstyling

Learn the art of styling updos

This 3 week intensive course is an excellent start-off for anyone wanting to learn the art of styling “updos”. It is designed for make-up artists who need to work with hair or for hair stylists looking to get more creative with their skills. You may be complete beginner or maybe you want to get more confident with styling? From contemporary bridal styles to period / retro, you’ll learn how to adapt them to any occasion be it weddings, parties, fashion shoots, films. Why not add another string to your bow and come and get creative and inspired with hair. It’s hands-on, well structured and we can ensure you will feel confident enough with what you’ve learnt to get out there and start styling immediately.”

WHAT WILL I LEARN?

Workshop Content Timings
  • WEEK 1 – PREP
  • Intro week for prepping the hair. This week will show beginners to hair- products / basic tools / sectioning/ blow drying / straightening / creating curls / working with heated rollers and tongs
  • 6pm – 9.00pm
  • WEEK 2 – STYLING
  • This week will start you off with learning how to backcomb, tie a pony, different styles of braids moving onto basic buns and advancing to bridal styles.
  • 6pm – 9.00pm
  • WEEK 3 – STYLING
  • In the last week we move onto working on period styles and learning how to incorporate them in a modern way for any event / occasion or shoot.
  • 6pm – 9.00pm

WHAT WILL I LEARN?

PRODUCTS TOOLS MISC
  • Light hair spray
  • Mousse
  • Styling spray
  • Tail comb
  • Wide tooth comb
  • Sectioning pins
  • Vent brush
  • Round brush - sml / med / lrg
  • Finishing brush
  • Hair grips – all sizes
  • U pins – all sizes
  • Invisibles
  • Water Spray Bottle
  • Hair Dryer
  • Tongs medium size
  • Straighteners
  • Heated Rollers

QUICK FACTS

  • Hours in total37.5 hours of teaching
  • DateTBA
  • Time6.00pm - 8.30pm
  • Class capacityMax 20 students
  • Wherefat mu make up school Khar West, Mumbai
  • Cost48,000/-*
* Applicable taxes extra
*fat mu certificates given only on completion of your relevant fat mu course / workshop.

Pro Courses

Keeping you at the forefront of make-up artistry!

We always say you never stop learning! That’s why we run our make up masterclasses to keep you at the forefront of make up artistry.  Our fat mu masterclasses are open to professional working make up artists and our fat mu graduates (MU-ettes).   These classes are run a few times a year and subjects change from season to season.  They include advanced fashion, age-ing make up for HD cameras, intro to casualty effects, period hairstyling, airbrushing.  If YOU have something you want to learn, tell us and we’ll try and make it happen for you.  Again, classes are small so that you get the most out of each session.

Pro Courses

Flawless make-up for the world of hi-definition

"Come and be a part of the newest revolution in the make-up world at fat mu! Airbrushing is taking the high definition world by storm and now YOU can be a part of it. Why Airbrushing? It provides speed of application and a flawless finish that is a must in the film / fashion world where perfection is a necessity, not a luxury! Book now and join the craze that is taking the make-up world by storm."

WHAT WILL I LEARN?

ESSENTIAL BASICS Workshop Content Timings
  • DAY 1 - 4
  • Getting to know your airbrush and it’s mechanics
  • Beauty and bridal airbrushing – including foundation, blusher and highlighting
  • Body make-up
  • Working with stencils and colours to create high fashion looks
  • Opportunity to practice and perfect these techniques under expert guidance
  • 2.30 pm - 5.30 pm

WHAT KIT DO I NEED?

PRODUCTS TOOLS MISC
  • All provided by fat mu
  • All provided by fat mu
  • All supplied by fat mu

QUICK FACTS

  • Hours in total3 hours of teaching
  • DateTBA
  • Time2.30 pm - 5.30 pm
  • Class capacity 12 students
  • Wherefat mu make up school Khar West, Mumbai
  • Cost30,000/-*
* Applicable taxes extra
*fat mu certificates given only on completion of your relevant fat mu course / workshop.

Pro Courses

TWO WEEK Start-up Hairstyling

Designed to kick-start your skills in hairstyling

This 2 week start-up hair styling course is an excellent beginning for make-up artists who want to gain confidence with hair. We have artists who want to be able to handle hair, understand hair, be able to manage basic preps, styling and ultimately be directional with hair. It is designed to kick-start your career and in 10 hands-on sessions, you will break any fears that you may have. We guarantee you'll leave feeling great with your new start-up skills.

WHAT WILL I LEARN?

ESSENTIAL BASICS Workshop Content Timings
  • WEEK 1 – PREP
  • Intro week for prepping the hair. This week will discuss hair types / show products / basic tools / sectioning/ blow drying / straightening / creating curls, waves and using tongs
  • 6pm – 9pm
  • WEEK 2 – STYLING
  • This week will start you off with learning how to backcomb, tie a pony, different styles of braids and starting you on glamour and bridal styles.
  • 6pm – 9pm

WHAT KIT DO I NEED?

PRODUCTS TOOLS MISC
  • Light hair spray
  • Mousse
  • Styling spray
  • Tail comb
  • Wide tooth comb
  • Sectioning pins
  • Vent brush
  • Round brush - sml / med / lrg
  • Finishing brush
  • Hair grips – all sizes
  • U pins – all sizes
  • Invisibles
  • Water Spray Bottle
  • Hair Dryer
  • Tongs medium size
  • Straighteners
  • Heated Rollers

QUICK FACTS

  • Hours in total30 hours of teaching
  • DateTBA
  • Time6.00pm – 9pm
  • Class capacity12 - 15 students
  • Wherefat mu make up school Khar West, Mumbai
  • Cost28,000/-*
* Applicable taxes extra
* fat mu participation certificate given only on completion of this relevant fat mu course
* kit costs will be an additional cost for students