Give the gift of education!

Looking for the perfect gift this holiday season? Treat the makeup enthusiast in your life to something special. We have a variety of workshops to choose from for everyone in your family, ranging from beginner to advanced. Master the art of airbrushing with our Temptu-Certified Airbrush Bridal workshop, or bring the whole family along to our Mini Monday demonstration to see what’s trending in 2019.

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TEMPTU-Certified Airbrush Bridal workshop
December 17th, 2018

Make Up First Temptu Airbrush Bridal Workshop

Join us for our TEMPTU Certified Airbrush/Bridal Workshop. This one-day workshop will cover the business of Bridal, as well as airbrush makeup using TEMPTU products! Students will learn how to assemble and use the airbrush and compressor, and will be taught various airbrushing techniques. Participants will be guided in the selection of various airbrush foundations, blushes and contour shades, in order to create a flawless airbrushed face. Equipment is available for use during the one-day, six-hour session, as well as available for purchase. Students should bring brushes from their makeup kits.

Upon completion, students will receive a TEMPTU Certified by Make Up First® Certificate!

Exclusive Pro Shop discounts day of workshop for attendees!


Teen Camp Workshop
December 26th-28th, 2018

Make Up First School Teen Camp Workshop

Our Teen Camp workshops focus on introducing blossoming makeup artists to both fundamentals of the craft as well as the many different types of makeup within the field. These single-session workshops are geared toward student’s ages 13-17. Students have the option of choosing all three sessions or any single session of their choosing. Topics include:


Dec. 26th: Skin Prep, Color Theory, and Makeup Application

Dec. 27th: Advanced Beauty Makeup Application. Students will learn how to on trend eye looks, highlight + contour, among other beauty techniques.

Dec. 28th: Theatrical makeup class that will focus on Gore! Students will learn how to create wounds; cuts, bruises, and scars. Students will also have the option to create Glam + Gore looks.

All makeup and tools will be provided each day.


Mini Monday Workshop: Spring Trends—Featuring Pantone’s Color of the Year 2019 “Living Coral”
January 14th, 2019

Make Up First Mini Monday Workshop Featuring Pantone's Color of the Year Living Coral

Our Mini Monday Workshops are open to the public, so everyone can join in! We’ll showcase Pantone’s Color of the Year for 2019, “Living Coral”, and preview the hottest looks for the upcoming season.

This workshop will be help from 10am-12pm, and can be used as Continuing Education hours under the IL Barber Act!

Justin Talaga