How to Become a Makeup Artist

We can tell you how to become a makeup artist. Call or come visit our school, talk with an advisor to figure out your program of study, and discuss with our financial office your different payment options. Would you like to sit in a morning lecture or demonstration on a topic that interests you? Pin-up vintage makeup, zombies, injury simulation, airbrushing? You will see why students come from afar to study with us!

At our School Makeup is the Focus

Have you been looking at beauty schools, and the advisors are trying to interest you in hair? Cosmetology is a great field, but you want to be a makeup artist! At Cosmix school makeup comes first.

At Cosmix you can be an Artist of Makeup

Have you always had an artist flair, but you did not know how to turn your talent into a lucrative career? You do not want to be a "Starving Artist"! At Cosmix you can be an artist of makeup. From clean delicate natural makeup to edgy "avant-garde" theatrical styles.

Scholarships

There are a limited number of scholarships available each year. They are awarded based on application and interview. Entries are accepted all year long. The following scholarships are available and competitively awarded to qualified applicants who meet all the enrollment requirements:

Florida Resident Scholarships

These scholarships are available to Florida residents. For those who qualify, these scholarships provide $1,000 tuition assistance for the Production or Master Makeup Artistry programs. Applicants must submit a scholarship application and show a photo ID with a Florida address. Apply now>

Artistic Scholarships

Artistic scholarships are available for the Master Makeup Artistry, Production Makeup Artistry Programs, and Special FX Courses. For those who qualify, these scholarships provide $1,000 tuition assistance. Applicants must submit a hard copy portfolio, link to an online portfolio, or a minimum of 6 images to info@cosmixinc.com in addition to their scholarship application. There are 3 types of scholarships:

Creative Potential- this category includes all forms of art including makeup artistry and is for non-professional artists.

Professional Artist- this category includes drawing, painting, ceramics, clothing design, photography, graphic design, and other art mediums (not makeup artistry).

Creature Artisan- this category includes character (injury simulation, aging, hair work, bald caps, zombies & prosthetic appliances & other special makeup effects).

Industry Professional Scholarships

this school These scholarships are available to licensed cosmetologists, facial or full specialists, or nail technicians. Makeup artistry schools give a more in-depth education on makeup than cosmetology schools. For those who qualify, these scholarships provide $1000 tuition assistance for the Master, Production, and Fashion Makeup Artistry programs. Applicants must submit a copy of their cosmetology, nail, or skin care license in addition to their scholarship application. Recipients can combine this with the Florida Resident Scholarship.

Alumni Scholarships

These scholarships are available to graduates who have successfully completed a program and are interested in continuing education. There are a limited amount of scholarships available each year. For those who qualify, these scholarships provide $1000 tuition assistance for programs at other institutions. Graduates must apply within 90 days of graduation.

Annual Jay Cannistraci Scholarship

This scholarship is in honor of an industry legend and former instructor at Cosmix. It awards $10,000 in tuition assistance for the Production Program annually to an individual who shares the passion that fueled Jay Cannistraci in his successful career. Recipients must pay all material fees. Entries are accepted all year. For more information>

As one of the few schools for makeup artists in the country, we want to help our students succeed in their chosen profession. We hope to award scholarships to deserving students who need financial assistance. Don't hesitate to ask us for more information about our scholarships.