Makeup artists, make 2019 count

Join this six-month career accelerator for makeup artists in fashion and get the support, feedback and network you need to succeed. 

Starts April 2019
Six months support

Mentoring and coaching
One-to-one monthly calls

From $480 / mth
Payment plans

4,400 alumni network
95 different countries

Get more exposure. Create stronger images. Get paid for the work you love

You chose a challenging path, don’t make it one you’re walking alone. You want industry feedback on the work you create, personal support as you develop, and an insider's insight and understanding of how to progress your career further into the fashion world. Take this chance to translate all your hard work into success.

Make your potential count.

How it works

Mastered accelerators are a completely new way to support makeup artists working in fashion. The six month experience takes place online and in-person. You'll get access to world-class experts, valuable feedback, personal coaching, and an exclusive event in London. 

See how it works

Feedback and performance coaching

The backbone of the accelerator are monthly feedback and mentoring calls from industry insiders that are matched to you and your needs. Every call has a written follow-up and clear next steps for you.


Each month you will also get a session with a performance coach to support you to translate what you are learning, into action and lasting change for you as a person and professional.

Insight from industry icons

After each call, you will receive tailored content specific to your challenges and goals, to support you with what you need to do to take the next step forward. 

You will also have access to an exclusive video library, featuring insight and advice from industry insiders who are working and succeeding in the industry today.

Photographer:: Grazyna Gudejko

Hair: Christina Kolovos

Makeup: Fajer Fadjel

Makeup: Elisabeth Peclard

Styling: Tania Dioespirro

Art director: Nancy Herrmann

Grazyna Gudejko, Photography: Mastered, shot at Mastered Live Croatia

Online and in-person

The experience is designed to come to you and fit around your professional career. You can access the materials anytime, anywhere, on your mobile. 

But this is more than just an online course. As well as your monthly calls, you will also be invited to Mastered Live, an unforgettable weekend of learning and creativity hosted in London, with the opportunity to meet mentors and get in-person feedback.

A network of opportunity

You will join a global pool of curated fashion talent to network and collaborate with - photographers, art directors, and stylists who can help you create work that gets noticed. With over 4,400 in our alumni community, this is a community of fashion and beauty professionals like no other. 

When Val Garland recruited her team from Makeup: Mastered

Many makeup artists strive to assist at major fashion shows. Discover what happened when Val Garland selected her show team from the Makeup: Mastered accelerator as they work backstage at the SS16 Issa show during London Fashion Week.

Meet the experts

You’ll get high-quality knowledge, insight and mentoring from industry leaders who understand what it means to succeed as a makeup artist in fashion today. Here’s a selection of experts who have worked with our talent network (note - speakers subject to change in 2019).
Fabien Baron
Alex Box
Creative director & makeup artist
Fabien Baron
Pati Dubroff
Makeup artist
Fabien Baron
Val Garland
Makeup artist
Fabien Baron
Premier Hair & Makeup
International hair and makeup agency
Fabien Baron
Coco Rocha
Model & brand director, NOMAD MGMT
Fabien Baron
Tom Pecheux
Makeup artist & beauty consultant
Fabien Baron
Vanessa Beleau
Head of consultancy (EMEA), WGSN
Fabien Baron
Vittoria Filippi Gabardi
Beauty editor, Vogue Italia

An experience tailored to your goals

The accelerator has been built to give you the insight, feedback, coaching, and network needed to claim your place in the industry of the future. Take a look at what topics you could cover with your mentor. 

Your aesthetic & public profile

The starting point of the accelerator is all about goals and your aesthetic. You'll be working out who you are as a creative and defining the fashion magazines and brand clients who are right for you and what you want to achieve.

Creative process & trends

Once you’ve defined your voice and unique signature as an artist, refine your process so that you can deliver consistently, while putting your own stamp on any project.

Fashion fundamentals

You’ll learn the fundamental skills needed to adapt your craft across the industry. You’ll discover how to work with the titles and brands that align with your goals, so they book you - and rebook you.

Future fashion

Now you’ve learnt the fundamentals of fashion work and how to get it, here you’ll learn the next steps of bringing your craft to new, diverse audiences and building a reputation as a desirable, forward-thinking creative.

Your brand and career ahead

Working with your mentor, you’ll learn how to promote yourself, how to present your work and how to thrive in today's ever-changing industry. You’ll understand how to plan your career, so you can continue to do more of the kind of work you love.

Case study: Vogue China feature

Mastered students took part in a masterclass with Condé Nast’s beauty director, Kathy Phillips. The entire team was sourced from the Mastered network, including Makeup: Mastered’s Thoke Delorge. The finished looks were shot by renowned beauty photographer Simon Emmett and featured in Vogue China.

What some of our 4,400 alumni say

We have run 20 accelerators for talented fashion creatives from 95 different countries. Our network is filled with makeup alumni who have transformed their lives and careers. Discover their stories.
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“These visionaries, artists and creatives that we are getting a chance to hear from and collaborate with is truly humbling - and ultimately so so inspiring.”

Rachel Estabrook

Enrolled on Makeup: Mastered 2017

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“Only once you have experienced the feeling of being lost, then placed in an amazing destination with likeminded creatives and mentors at the top of the fashion world who are otherwise unreachable can you fully understand how truly life-changing these events are.”

Ben Dniprowskij

Enrolled on Makeup: Mastered 2017

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“My mentor was extremely helpful. She presented things that I didn't even think of, so eye-opening in regards to how to move forward. It was really wonderful speaking with her.”

Jennifer McCarthy Norton

Enrolled on Makeup: Mastered 2017

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“It was amazing. Never in my life would I think I would have someone from a big agency look at my portfolio. She gave me really good advice and helped me tweak and tighten up the look of my website.”

Phiphi Liang

Enrolled on Makeup: Mastered 2017

Ready to make 2019 count?

Our admissions team are here to answer your questions. 
6 month
s
Industry support
April 2019
Starting soon
From $480 / mth
Payment plans