The concept behind setting up FAT MU Make Up Academy stemsfrom a sense of void in the make-up education space in India.Wanting to change perceptions and provide an international level of education relevant to the Indian market, was a shared dream ofNatasha Nischol and Virginia Homes, which was realised in April2010. The academy offers a rounded education for the trainees to turn into confident young make-up ‘designers’ who can think, research,design and work intelligently given any brief and skin tone.
The eight-week professional make-up course includes airbrushtechnique, basics of make-up, technical make-up classes, make up for specific needs such as bridal, fashion, special effects, films and more. Sessions include meeting industry experts such as film director Shekhar Kapur, skin expert Venu Kriplani and more. A professional photo shoot is also included. The three-week Fashion& Beauty Pro Make Up Course includes bridal make-up, fashion and film make-up, essentials of make-up, adaptation of current make-up trends and more. There are short courses and workshops and also provides private make-up tuition, makeovers and professional make-up master classes. Each class has a small number of students to ensure maximum personal attention. It boasts sponsorship from a variety of brands like BenNye, Dermalogica, MACcosmetics, and others.
To be above 16 years and have a working knowledge of theEnglish language
Rs 1,000 for workshops, Rs 1,10,000 for the eight week professionalmake up course.