The #1 Australian Makeup And Hair Academy For Work Experience And Job Opportunities.
Elite Hair And Makeup Academy is an award winning school for professional makeup and hair training. Learn from expierenced teachers and get hands on experience at runways, photoshoots and more.
Get Accredited In Makeup, Hair & More With Our Certificate III In Makeup Course!
We are now accepting monthly enrolments for our Certificate III in Makeup Course.
Learn Makeup Artist Essentials, Advanced Makeup Techniques, Long Hair Styling, Spray Tanning and Lash & Brown Tinting.
Kickstart your career, side hustle or passion in the makeup industry for 2021.
Flexible Learning & Payment Plans Available.
We're MAGAP 2020 Winners!
We're thrilled to announce we have won the Asia Pacific Makeup Artist Guild Awards 2020 category of Educator Of The Year!
This is in addition to our 2020 nominations For Educator Of The Year (Organisation & Individual).
Professional Hairstyling for Makeup and Photography
Hair Styling Essentials is a beginners hair styling course
Advanced Makeup Techniques for Editorial, Bridal & Media
Advanced Make-up and learning all about airbrushing
Certificate 3 in Make-up
Learn everything you need to know about Make-up and opening our own business
Nadya V, Google Reviews
If you are looking for the best makeup and hair styling academy, look no more.
Elite Makeup and Hair Academy offers everything you need – from very well structured courses to work experience.
Justine is very knowledgeable, delivers the content in a very clear way and shares her invaluable expertise and experience. She creates fantastic learning environment at the studio, makes it relaxed with her sence of humour, tells very valuable stories and provides recommendations based on her past industry experience. She gives enough attention to each and every student making sure they get the most out of each class.
I am very happy that out of all makeup schools at Melbourne I have selected Elite Academy, where I have learnt a lot and also made new friends.
Sabrina L, Google Reviews
I recently finished all my 3 courses with Elite. Essential make up , advance make up and Hairstyling . I strongly recommend do all 3 courses. 😊 I realized beauty industry they want Someone can do make up and hair styling altogether.
Justine has great knowledge for make up and hair styling . She has great sense of humour as well. 🙂 During melbourne lock down time she even provide free online class once a week. It was great time to have laugh together and gain knowledge together. Another great things about Elite is providing work experience opportunities. Even after graduated Elite. Elite keep providing great work experiences . Though the those experiences will gain confidence. So someone like me who never done any make up and hair styling . Just go for it 🙂 It never late to start. Just follow your heart . And good luck for all future HMUA 💗 And thank you again Justine and Sarah 🌸
Brett F, Facebook Reviews
I did the Online Makeup Course with Justine at Elite Hair and Makeup Academy and had the best time ever! We had LIVE one on one lessons every week that covered Foundation and colour matching, to casual makeup looks and smokey eye looks. Justine is an amazing mentor and taught me so much in the six weeks we had together online. The courses at the academy are perfect for beginners and also for professionals wanting to refine their skills. I even was lucky to be able to go and work on a professional photoshoot for 'Paul Mitchell' with Justine aswell. Their online courses are the perfect thing to do during this lockdown period!!
@Bellissima_Artistry, Facebook Reviews
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Why choose Elite Makeup Academy?
We are the Number #1 School for Work experience and Job placement for Makeup Counters and Freelance work
We have graduated students working for Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival, Runways Shows, Photography Studios, Make-up Counters and running there own Freelance Bridal/Special Occasion businesses
Upon completion of the course I started working successfully as a professional freelance make-up artist. I have had an opportunity to work with a wide range of clients who required make-up for formals, bridal, weddings and special events.
Justine and Marie-Louise are great tutors, their expertise and willingness to share their knowledge has helped me to successfully enter the industry that I love!
Since completing the advanced makeup course at the beginning of 2016 and the hair course at the end of 2016 I have been a part of the Australian Academy of Modelling doing make-up for photo shoots and fashion runways. She has been the Makeup artist for Melbourne Music Week 2015 and for photo shoots with fashion designer Taryn McGeoch and milliner Lynette Lim from Love Lotus Millinery.
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