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Internationally Certified HD Bridal Makeup course

(Limited students per batch )​

Internationally Certified HD Bridal Makeup Artistry Course is a hands-on training course whereby limited number of students are trained in various aspects of bridal makeup including makeup, hair, saree draping and jewellery setting. After the course, we will help you create a Portfolio of your makeup looks.


The duration of the course is for 1 month (4 weeks) and the makeup course has been exclusively structured by Makeup Guru Lekshmi Menon by curating different standardized methods, formulations and textures which is accepted in the Global World of Makeup Artistry. The course has both Theory and Practicals whereby students are given hands-on training and are taught makeup, hair styling and other activities needed to get that perfect Bridal look. The course is designed to train Beginners from scratch. We have students of all levels - from people who are new to the people who have been in the industry for 30 - 40 years attending our courses. 

Say bye bye to heavy camouflaged makeup and welcome HD makeup at its best where you learn to achieve different finishes based on your client's skin. The training studio is designed with individual makeup stations whereby you are taught makeup in both Day light and Studio light. 

A number of our students have benefited by attending our courses at the academy and this has helped to substantially build their business. 


This course is a one month (4 weeks) full time course which covers topics for Makeup, Hair, saree draping and jewellery setting. 


1. Skin and Textures
2. Face Shapes and Techniques
3. Eye Shapes and Techniques
4. Face Morphology and Canvas
5. Prepping skin and different Formulations
6. Removing Makeup right
7. Makeup Brushes and its uses

8. Makeup Artist Kit

9. Creating Perfect Canvas - Foundation, Concealer, Powder
10. Colour Correction Theory 

11. Eye Morphology

12. Eye shadow Blending Techniques and Tools

13. Learn to perfect Monotone / Duo Tone and Trio Tone eyes

14. Learn Classic Smokey eye and Soft Smokey eyes
15. Contouring and Highlighting using Cream and Powders
16. Filling Eyebrows perfectly

17. Application of Eyeliner

18. False Eyelash Application  - Strip lashes

19. Lipstick Formulation and Application techniques

20. Professional Conduct and Etiquette of Makeup Artistry


The hair styling part of the diploma course is structured specifically to train beginners from scratch. The course focuses on Hindu bridal hairstyles, Muslim bridal hairstyles Christian bridal hairstyles and Party look hairstyles. The course has both theory and practicals where students are given hands-on training and taught through every hair styling process in detail. ​The hair styling course would cover topics such as :


1. Basics
Hair Comb, Back Combing, Sectioning, Styling Product, Accessories, etc

2. How to use Hot Tools?
Curling tongs,  Crimping, Blowdry, Straighter.


3. Types of Hair Sprays.
Shining Spray, Holding Spray, Volume Powder.


4. Front Framing techniques 
Braid, Twist, Puff Creating with Stuffing and Bumpit.


5. How to fix hair extensions.

6. Hairstyles 
Chignon Bun, Common Updos with Donut, Reception Hairdo 

Saree draping

  • Kerala style saree draping 

  • North India style saree draping

Our HD Bridal Makeup Course is recognised by London based Industry think tank, Europe India Centre for Business and Industry and following the completion of the course, the certificate will be offered by Europe India Centre for Business and Industry


From our experience, we have found that constant engagement and mentoring of students during our multiple sessions help students to better develop their makeup and hair styling skills.



Students need to get ONE basic portfolio done as part of their course.  The makeup artist portfolio is a collection of photographs that display a makeup artist's best work. The artist then uses those photographs to market herself or himself to others, attract new clients, and get more work. As part of the portfolio shoot, Face Palette will arrange the following

  • Professional photographer to shoot the pictures

  • Advise you on the best look for your models

  • Share the photos to you via email, social media or Whatsapp so that you can forward to your clients.

Students need to arrange the following 

  • Model for the photoshoot

  • Bring their Professional Makeup Kit 

  • Bring Hair Styling Products and Tools

  • Costumes and accessories


The lead faculty who will be conducting the makeup course will be one of the most innovative makeup expert and beauty influencer, Lekshmi Menon. Lekshmi Menon also does various makeup shows in TV and is regularly approached by various companies to collaborate for their beauty-related activities. She has developed this unique course for the benefit of tomorrow's makeup professionals and to refine the makeup culture in India. Lekshmi takes her class in person whereby she will share her widely extensive knowledge, different methods and artistic inspiration with her students. Often invited to work with celebrities and top models for major campaigns, Lekshmi brings the very latest trends with her into the classroom. 

The lead faculty who will be conducting the hairstyling/ jewellery setting course will be Ms.Rajini Sreekumar.  In addition to assisting Lekshmi Menon FRSA for various hair styling activities, Rajini is a well-known hairstylist.


"HD Bridal Makeup Artist" Certification upon completion from the London based multilateral body, Europe India Centre for Business and Industry.


Students with no previous experience of makeup and hair can attend the course.


This course is a full time 1 month (4 weeks). 


You only need to bring your towel and lunch if you would like to carry lunch. 


Tools, disposables, hairdressing Mannequin, tools including blow dryer & straightener, and makeup products are provided to you for practice​ during the course


For the latest fees, please call the academy at +91 9847074073. 

As we take only limited students per batch, students can block their seat by paying an advance of Rs 5,000

Installment ( EMI) Options available - Need to have Credit Card of HDFC Bank, ICICI Bank, Axis Bank, Standard Chartered Bank, Kotak Mahindra Bank, HSBC Bank, Yes Bank, IndusInd Bank or RBL Bank


Face Palette International Makeup Academy, Kadavantra, Kochi, Kerala, India. Check out the makeup classes in progress here


We have a number of accommodation options available for our students who come to study makeup at our studio in Kochi. Accommodations are available at Paying guest houses and at hotels.


Cancellations not permitted. Depending on availability, can be Re-Scheduled to another date only ONCE provided you give us at least one week's notice. If you are going to reschedule the 2nd time, advance money will not be refunded. Availability not guaranteed and is solely dependent on the discretion of the Face Palette