On-Location Private Makeup Lessons

  • Lessons are provided on an hourly basis. A full face makeup application lesson will typically be 2-3hrs. 

About this service

  • Receive a private one-on-one experience.

  • Strengthen your abilities, perfect your favourite makeup looks, and learn new application techniques.

  • Develop the skills to enhance your natural features

  • Learn how to maximize use of the products and tools you already own.

  • Discover which products are worth an investment and which aren’t.

  • Gain a better understanding of product sanitization and longevity - how long should you really keep that foundation?

  • Assess the setup and lighting of your makeup application environment.

  • Obtain notes and face charts specifically related to your lesson.

  • Lessons can be tailored to address any specific topic of interest; whether you're a stay-at-home mom needing a quick routine to follow, or a business-woman wanting to perfect your professional look!

Cost: $85/hr.

 

On-Location Group Makeup Lessons

Bachelorette Parties - Girls Nights - Team Building

3-6 attendees

  • A full face makeup demonstration with step-by-step instruction will typically be 3hrs. 

About this service

  • Receive group instruction in a comfortable home environment.

  • Learn the basics or step out of your comfort zone and explore something more creative under the guidance of a professional artist. 

  • I will tailor the experience to the interests of your specific group.

  • Discover tricks of the makeup trade.

  • Learn how to enhance your favourite features.

Cost: Hosted by Mariam w/ snacks and beverages $120/person. Hosted by you $85/person.

 

Introduction to Make Up for Youth

2-6 attendees or private one-on-one appointments

  • Perfect for those becoming interested in makeup and who want to learn about age appropriate makeup application.

  • Lessons are available by the hour.

  • Your introductory lesson will typically be 2hrs in duration.

About this service

  • Receive private or group instruction in a comfortable home environment.

  • Gain essential knowledge regarding skincare routines, makeup sanitization techniques and makeup removal.

  • Develop the techniques required to enhance specific features, while also learning about proper coverage of hormonal breakouts.

  • Receive a custom product recommendation list and follow-up support as needed.

Cost: $85/hr.

 

Personal Makeup Shopping

About this service

  • Designed as a follow-up service to our makeup lessons.

  • We will assist you in navigating through the sea of brands and products presented in a retail makeup setting, narrowing in quickly to the ideal product options to suit your brand preference, price point, desired result, etc.

  • Take the intimidation out of makeup shopping and gain confidence in your purchases!

  • Eliminate costly purchasing errors that end in makeup products being banished to the back of your bathroom drawers.

  • Allow us to be an impartial third party - as we make no commission from your purchase - we are a helpful non biased, educated shopping companion.

  • If you try a product and are unhappy with it's result, but feel uncomfortable returning to the store, we are happy to provide exchange or return shopping service as well.

Cost: $60/hr.

For the Professional Makeup Artist

One-on-One Private Makeup Lessons

  • Lessons are provided on an hourly basis, depending on current skillset and mastered techniques.

About this service

  • Receive a private one-on-one experience.

  • Strengthen your abilities, perfect your favourite makeup looks, and learn new application techniques.

  • Develop further skills to enhance your clients natural features. 

  • Learn how to maximize use of the products and tools you already own.

  • Assess the setup and lighting of your makeup application environment, as well as learn how to best capture your work for social media and marketing.

  • Lessons can be tailored to address any specific topic of interest.

Cost: $125/hr.

Mariam Akbar Certification Program

  • A 5 day course to build your knowledge base and perfect your techniques in order to run a successful business in makeup artistry. Each day will focus on a different look, starting with a radiant soft glam look and building to a dramatic glam look or creative. The final day will put your knowledge to the test as you do a full makeup application on a model. The hours to complete each look and it's instruction time will vary based on the attendee. The average time per day is 5-6hrs.

About this service

  • Receive a private one-on-one experience, tailored to your learning style. 

  • Strengthen your abilities, perfect your favourite makeup looks, and learn new application techniques.

  • Develop further skills to enhance your clients natural features. 

  • Learn how to maximize use of the products and tools you already own.

  • Assess the setup and lighting of your makeup application environment, as well as learn how to best capture your work for social media and marketing.

  • Receive a VIP-pass to the backside of my business, including job shadowing, and ongoing mentoring. The opportunity to gain experience and build your portfolio by assisting me backstage at fashion shows, on-location for photoshoots, etc is also available to my students.  

  • Finish your course with a framed Mariam Akbar Certificate.

Cost: $1,500