Build Your Professional Portfolio At Make Up FirsT!

Do you have high-quality photos of your work that demonstrate your full range and talent? You should! At Make Up First, our eight course Certificate Program includes an entire course on Media Makeup, so all your looks come out flawless.

You will work with agency models, under the direction of Chicago’s finest professional photographer, and receive high resolution photos of all of your images so you can start building your website and portfolio immediately! Take a look at some of the incredible work our students have done in the past below.

Our Fall Certification Program starts September 3rd! Sign up today!


Already an established makeup artist? You won’t want to miss the upcoming portfolio building workshop, with celebrity makeup artist Roshar. During this two-day workshop, Roshar will demonstrate his signature avant-garde approach, and attendees will:

  • Get an exclusive look at the Roshar’s techniques

  • Work on professional agency models under the direction of Roshar, photographed by professional photographer Robert Beczarski

  • Receive all high res images of the photographed looks for their portfolio

  • AND! Day 2 attendees will be entered to win one of three GLAMCOR RIKI SKINNYS

  • Receive a FREE SWAG BAG full of products from our sponsors

Justin Talaga