makeup classes

Glendale Heights Makeup Classes

Tricoci University offers a variety of makeup classes at our Glendale Heights campus that caters to beauty enthusiasts, makeup artists, and/or licensed professionals. Some courses have pre-requisites or require an esthetics education from Tricoci University because of the advanced applications and techniques that will be taught. Others are open to professionals and the public alike. No matter which course you decided to take, you can feel assured that they will have the high standards as our full-length programs and continuing education courses.


Beauty Makeup 101

5-day/40 hour course where you’ll receive 35 CEUs. Must be at least 17 years of age. Open to the public. Must bring your own model each day, except for day 1.

Price (kit cost included)

$2000 (Kit Retails for $303.95)

Dates

May 11, 12, 13, 18, 20
May Registration: https://beautymakeup101-may.eventbrite.com
Registration Deadline: April 27th

Oct 19, 20, 21, 26, 27
October Registration: https://beautymakeup101-oct.eventbrite.com
Registration Deadline: October 5th

Topics covered:

  • Proper Sanitation
  • Makeup Basics
  • Day vs. Evening Makeup Applications
  • Tools of the Trade
  • Understanding Products
  • Basic Skin Care
  • Skin Types
  • Face Shapes
  • Selection of Products
  • Application Techniques

Beauty Makeup 201

5-day/40 hour course where you’ll receive 35 CEUs. Must be at least 17 years of age. Must have completed Beauty Makeup 101 or graduated from TUBC Esthetics program. Must bring your own model.

Price (kit cost included)

$2000 (Kit $385.20)

Dates

Jun 22, 23, 24, 29, 30
June Registration: https://beautymakeup201-jun.eventbrite.com
Registration Deadline: June 8th

Nov 9, 10, 11, 16, 17
November Registration: https://beautymakeup201-nov.eventbrite.com
Registration Deadline: October 26th

Topics covered:

  • Understanding individual features and how to alter/ correct
  • Bridal Makeup
  • Mature Makeup
  • Makeup for Teen
  • Makeup Trends
  • Men’s Makeup
  • Marketing Yourself
  • Retailing

Beauty Makeup 301

5-day/40 hour course where you’ll receive 35 CEUs. Must be at least 17 years of age. Must have completed Beauty Makeup 201. Must bring your own model.

Price (kit cost included)

$2000 (Kit $423)

Dates

Jul 27, 28, 29 & Aug 3, 4
Registration: https://beautymakeup301.eventbrite.com
Registration Deadline: July 13th

Topics covered:

  • Editorial Work
  • Runway Work
  • Professional Kit
  • Makeup for Photography/ Special Lighting
  • Corrective Techniques
  • Basic Hair Styling

Makeup through the Decades

1-day/8 hour course where you’ll receive 7 CEUs. Must be at least 17 years of age. Must have completed Beauty Makeup 101 or graduated from TUBC Esthetics program. Students need to bring their own makeup, brushes, and model. Topics include makeup looks from 1920s to 1970s.

Price (kit cost included)

$450 (No Kit)

Dates

Jul 13
Registration: https://decademakeup.eventbrite.com
Registration Deadline: June 29th


Aging for Stage & Film

1-day/8 hour course where you’ll receive 7 CEUs. Must be at least 16 years of age. Must bring your own model.

Price (kit cost included)

$550 (Kit $67.50)

Dates

Aug 17
Registration: https://makeupaging.eventbrite.com
Registration Deadline: August 3rd

Topics covered:

  • Creating a Character from Script
  • Highlighting and Shading
  • Stippling
  • Accessories
  • Wigs and Hair
  • Using Latex
  • Product Used for Different Techniques

Special FX

1-day/8 hour course where you’ll receive 7 CEUs. Must be at least 16 years of age. Must bring your own model.

Price (kit cost included)

$550 (Kit $67.50)

Dates

Aug 31
Registration: https://makeupfx.eventbrite.com
Registration Deadline: August 17th

Topics covered:

  • Bruises
  • Bruises
  • Burns
  • Scars
  • Sores
  • Wounds
  • Skin Diseases

Zombie Makeup

1-day/8 hour course where you’ll receive 7 CEUs. Must be at least 16 years of age. Must bring your own model.

Price (kit cost included)

$475 (Kit $69)

Dates

Sep 14
Registration: https://zombiemakeup.eventbrite.com
Registration Deadline: August 31st

Topics covered:

  • Decaying Skin
  • Oozing Skin
  • Colored Latex
  • Textures
  • Impalements

Sugar Skull

1-day/8 hour course where you’ll receive 7 CEUs. Must be at least 16 years of age. Must bring your own model.

Price (kit cost included)

$450 (Kit $53.90)

Dates

Oct 5
Registration: https://sugarskull-makeup.eventbrite.com
Registration Deadline: September 21st

Topics covered:

  • Whiting out the skin
  • Shading for a skull effect
  • Adding color
  • Adding decorative accents

Corrective/Camouflage Makeup

2-day/16 hour course where you’ll receive 14 CEUs. Must be at least 17 years of age. Must have completed Beauty Makeup 101 or graduated from TUBC Esthetics program. Must bring your own model.

Price (kit cost included)

$800 (Kit $144.95)

Dates

Sep 28-29
Registration: https://correctivemakeup.eventbrite.com
Registration Deadline: September 14th

Topics covered:

  • Derma Color Pallete
  • Derma Color Setting Powder Kit
  • Contouring and Highlighting
  • Color Correction
  • Tattoo Cover Up
  • Birthmark Cover Up
  • Correcting Disfigurements
  • Psychology of Corrective Makeup

Strictly Eyes

4-hour course where you’ll receive 4 CEUs. Must be at least 16 years of age. Must have completed Beauty Makeup 101 or graduated from TUBC Esthetics program. Students need to bring their own makeup and brushes. Must bring your own model.

Price (kit cost included)

$250 (No Kit)

Dates

Jun 8 (1pm-5pm)
Registration: https://strictlyeyes-jun8.eventbrite.com
Registration Deadline: May 25th

Jun 10 (9am-12pm)
*A 3-hour public class geared more towards “beginners” and “enthusiasts”.
Registration: https://strictlyeyes-jun10.eventbrite.com
Registration Deadline: May 25th

Topics covered:

  • Identifying Eye Shapes
  • Correcting or Altering Eye Shapes
  • Smoky Eyes & Other Eye Looks
  • Color Choice
  • Lash Application
  • Different Liner Looks
  • Products

Eyebrows Only

3-hour course where you’ll receive 3 CEUs. Must be at least 16 years of age. Must have completed Beauty Makeup 101 or graduated from TUBC Esthetics program. Students need to bring their own tweezers and model.

Price (kit cost included)

$250 (Kit $71.60)

Dates

Jun 8 (9am-12pm)
Registration: https://perfecteyebrows.eventbrite.com
Registration Deadline: May 25th

Topics covered:

  • Using Stencils
  • Measuring Brows
  • Different Brow Shapes
  • Brow Techniques
  • Shaping Brows
  • Tinting Brows

Current Makeup Trends

1-day/8 hour course where you’ll receive 7 CEUs. Must be at least 16 years of age. Must have completed Beauty Makeup 101 or graduated from TUBC Esthetics program. Must bring your own model. Topics include the latest trends in makeup looks.

Price (kit cost included)

$450 (No Kit)

Dates

Jul 20
Registration: https://makeuptrends.eventbrite.com
Regsitration Deadline: July 6th


Perfect Foundation

4-hour course where you’ll receive 4 CEUs. Must be at least 16 years of age. Must have completed Beauty Makeup 101 or graduated from TUBC Esthetics program. Must bring your own model.

Price (kit cost included)

$250 (No Kit)

Dates

TBD

Topics covered:

  • Skin Prep
  • Choosing the Right Type of Foundation
  • Proper Tools
  • Proper Application

Perfecting Fuller Lips

2-hour course where you’ll receive 2 CEUs. Must be at least 16 years of age. Must have completed Beauty Makeup 101 or graduated from TUBC Esthetics program. Students to bring their own makeup, applicators, and model.

Price (kit cost included)

$150 (No Kit)

Dates

TBD

Topics covered:

  • Injection Free Enhancement
  • Proper Products
  • Proper Techniques

All About Brushes

2-hour course where you’ll receive 2 CEUs. Must be at least 16 years of age. Open to the public.

Price (kit cost included)

$150 (No Kit)

Dates

TBD

Topics covered:

  • Different Types
  • Synthetic vs. Natural
  • How to Use Them
  • Proper Maintenance