A lot of professional make-up artists rely on weddings as a secure income in-between their other freelance work.  Specialising in bridal also means having your own business.  This course covers everything you need to set up your own bridal business as well as business advice to help you set up and run your own successful business.

Bridal make-up
bridal makeup


12th June – 7th July

25th Sept – 20th Oct


Monday – Friday

9.30am – 3pm





Experienced Tutors

Principal Amy has run her own successful Bridal Hair & Make-up Business for the last 12 years.  The majority of our tutors also specialise in Bridal and have decades of experience and expertise to share with you on this course. Meet Our Team.

Work Opportunities

Sussex Make-up Academy is proud to be able to give our students some great work experience in this field. See Aftercare & Agency for more details.


Week 1 – Base

  • skin tone/type
  • face shapes
  • foundation
  • concealer
  • powder
  • contouring
  • hair preparation
  • curling hair

Week 2 – Eyes

  • eye shape
  • eyebrows
  • natural eyes
  • dramatic eyes
  • eyeliner
  • false lashes
  • hair up

Week 3 – Cheeks & Lips

  • lip shapes
  • blusher
  • bronzer
  • lipsticks
  • hair styling

Week 4 – Complete Looks

  • daytime bridal  hair & make-up
  • natural hair & make-up
  • evening hair & make-up
  • glamourous hair & make-up
  • vintage hair & make-up