Makeup Course for Beginners: Contour, Highlight, Blush & Bronzer

View classes (on this page)

Learn to contour & highlight, and complete the look with blush & bronzer with our makeup & personal presentation short courses in Sydney!

Taught by an ABIA Bridal Makeup Artist of 2019 award winner, this makeup contour, highlights, blush & bronzer workshop in Sydney is designed for both beginners & intermediate students of all age groups. Find out how to enhance the features that best suit your face shape. You will learn how to contour & highlight successfully to a professional level. You'll be given simple and quick makeup tips and techniques personal guidance from a leading industry expert, Kerry Howell. Come take advantage of her expertise and let Kerry show you how to use your makeup most effectively.

You will learn all the tricks of the trade to transform your look in minutes. Get direct advice on your makeup form, which products are best for you, and how to bring out your very best features.Looking to expand your knowledge even further? Check out our Makeup Course for Beginners: Eyebrows, False Lashes & Lips, Makeup Course for Beginners: Eyeshadow, and Makeup Course for Beginners: Foundation & Concealing.

Learning outcomes

By the end of this makeup course, you should be able to:

  • correct or enhance your face shape by using a combination of contouring and highlighting products that best suit your facial features, skin tone & age
  • complete the look using bronzer & blush
  • confidently go into makeup/retail stores & select contouring powders, highlight, blush & bronzer that best suit your tone, features & texture.

What will be covered in this makeup course?

  • Hygiene: basic steps to good makeup hygiene
  • Base: applying the correct base to enable the best outcome for contouring/highlighting
  • Contouring: correct or enhance your bone structure
  • Highlighting: where to apply a highlight for a “natural glow”
  • Blush/bronzer: where to apply blush & bronzer
  • Retail makeup purchasing: selecting makeup in makeup/retail stores that best suits your skin tone, features & age

Who is this makeup course for?

Beginners and anyone thinking of becoming a makeup artist. This is a great introductory course to see if it’s right for you!

What to bring to class

  • Headband
  • Notepad and pen
  • Your makeup bag & brushes ( if preferred, your tutor can supply brushes and makeup. However please bring these basics along – mascara, eye makeup remover, and moisturiser)
  • Magnified mirror if required (small general focus mirrors will be provided)

Please note: If you would like to use false lashes these can be purchased directly from your tutor for a minimal cost

If you don’t have some of these products, don’t worry our teacher Kerry can also advise what best suits your skin type/age/the look you feel comfortable wearing & then advise where to source the appropriate products.

  • If you have various products please keep these handy and Kerry can help with your selection – for any questions please email Kerry before the session commences at

Show full classes

This course has no current classes. Please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join waitlist for Makeup Course for Beginners: Contour, Highlight, Blush & Bronzer

This course has no current classes. Please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join waitlist for Makeup Course for Beginners: Contour, Highlight, Blush & Bronzer

Great reasons to enrol in a short course with us

Small classes

A personal approach means quality learning, so you can enjoy plenty of interaction with your instructor and the chance to ask questions.

Short & sweet

Our short courses & workshops get straight to the point, providing the skills you need with minimal commitment of your precious time.

Facilities & equipment

Our range of venues suit every type of course, are easy to get to, and have the equipment and tech needed to support your learning.

Easy, secure enrolment

Enrol online 24/7 with a safe, convenient 3-step process, and you can change your mind up to 7 days before class starts.

Quality instructors

Our educators bring first-hand experience and knowledge, with up-to-the-minute practices from diverse industries.

For business, or pleasure

Our courses help you rapidly increase your skills and knowledge, for professional development or personal interest.

4.7 starsaverage rating on Google

1,400+courses to choose from

99%customer support rating

Course testimonials:

  • said: Obtaining the knowledge in a relaxed atmosphere with the ability to ask questions.

  • said: The tutor made sure to take time with each student at each stage and give relevant suggestions tailored to each student.

  • said: Learned so much. Great fun.

  • said: Kerry takes the time and patience to reviews everyone's products and even makes suggestions that are suited to each individual. She also takes the time to go over previously taught items to help clarify and explain how everything comes together.

Related courses