Teens Makeup Courses: Makeup Artistry, Summer Camps, Day Lessons and Transition Year

Learn the basics of Makeup Artistry - Ideal for Teens, 14+

The course covers the basic of skin and cosmetology as well as day, evening and bridal makeup.

This course is suitable for complete beginners.

Entry requirement: 14+

Attendance: 6 Saturdays 10:00-15:00

Qualification: MKF Institute Award in Makeup Application

Course Fee: €350, payable in full or via 2 instalments as follows: Registration fee €150 + First day €200.

Course Information...

Teen Summer Camps - from June to August every year

Kylie Jenner Inspired makeup

Love Kylie's Glossy Looks?

Eyes, lips and face contouring covered

Learn contouring techniques in the teen summer camp. Kylie Jenner inspired makeup looks

Festival hair and makeup covered by teen summer camp

Festival hair and Makeup Ideas?

Covered in summer camps

special effects makeup for Halloween

Special Effects Makeup

Your Halloween look sorted!

special effects makeup for Halloween

Stage Makeup

An introduction to makeup artistry

special effects makeup for Halloween

Manicure and Nail art

Gorgeous nails and creativity. What more can we say?


Makeup Week

Teen Makeup Summer Camp subjects:

  • Monday - Makeup up and skin prep 101
  • Tuesday - Contouring, baking, strobing, festival makeup using colour pigment glitter and gems
  • Wednesday- Instagram makeup: glowy skin, cut, crease
  • Thursday - Advanced makeup: special effects and stage makeup
  • Friday - bring a look together for FREE photoshoot

Beauty Week

Beauty Summer Camp subjects:

  • Monday- Hair basics: curling, partitioning, backcombing, products and simple hair styles to suit your face shape
  • Tuesday - Hair advanced: braids and simple up styles, Festival hair styling and retro hair styles (60s and 70s)
  • Wednesday- Nails: shape, file, polish and nail art
  • Thursday - Looking after your skin: skin care, skin type, skin condition, teen skin specific, including simple facial home recipes
  • Friday - bring a look together for FREE photoshoot
Summer Camps Details...

Full Day Hair and Makeup Workshop

Teen Full day makeup & Hair styling class offered on saturdays 11:00 - 16:00. This class allows teens to learn how to style their own hair and apply their own makeup.
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hair styling and makeup class

Do you love what we stand for and would like to be involved? If you are interested in makeup, fashion, fitness or photography and you want to work with our college during your transition year work experience just apply online. We will need all of the details, including dates.

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Share your goal with others - Become an Ambassador

Opportunities at the MKF Institute
Every year we give our teen summer campers the opportunity to become our ambassadors and represent us.

If you have not completed a summer camp with us but would like the opportunity to become an ambassador, we might consider your application if you write blogs, participate in online discussions, have a passion for makeup, beauty, fashion or photography.

The idea is to get you ready for a career in the makeup Industry and enhance your CV.

The benefits of being our ambassador:

  • You will receive transition year work experience with us if required. You are given priority
  • You will receive a Free gift from us every year in which you are our ambassador
  • You will receive a Free class with us each year in which you are our ambassador
  • We will give you a letter of reference covering the 3 years period, which might facilitate employment and enhance any career you chose to pursue
  • We will give you a 10% discount in relation to professional course fee

The tasks you will carry out as an ambassador (from home mostly, apart from events we might invite you to):

  • Update for our social media pages
  • Recommend us because you really believe in what the college stands for
  • Create blog posts
  • Assist us with marketing and collaborations
  • youtube video creation
  • Sit in day class to get a feel for the subject, chat to students/tutor or interview them for videos/blogs creation during your school holidays
  • Assist the student coordinator - provide ideas
  • Compile newsletters with us

How to apply:

E-mail info@mkfinstitute.com the following:

  • The reasons you would like to be our ambassador
  • Confirmation that your parents/guardians support your application

Our mission is to assist you achieve your career goals

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MKF Institute - winners of the ITEC best overall college 2011

miss ireland 2010

Our Students worked with Miss Ireland in 2010

We all know success has nothing to do with luck. It takes hard work and commitment.

All of the success stories shown on our site comes from students that had a career plan, a dream and were willing to make their dream come true.

You might have met some of previous students in make-up counters, seen them on TV or admired their work in magazines.

What they had in common was passion. The drive and ambition to succeed in the field.

They are the ones that embrace opportunities and work hard to attain the credits, the experience and to network within the Industry. They show their skills and professionalism every time.

They are the ones that don't just arrive not on time, they arrive early and they are arrive prepared.

In the journey to becoming a top makeup artist, you might find that talent plays no part because make-up is a skill that can be acquired, learnt.

The reality of any Industry is that consistency and professionalism is what is required in order to achieve success.

If you share their vision, contact us today. You can be certain that as one of our students we will do everything in our power to help you achieve your goals.



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