Camouflage Makeup

L3 Unit Award in: Camouflage Makeup £745

This unit is about providing skin camouflage applications to cover a wide range of often complex conditions, designed to restore the skin colouration of the surrounding skin tone. It also covers the use of a variety of specialist camouflage products

You will cover:

  • tattoos
  • atrophic scar tissue
  • hypertrophic scar tissue
  • keloid scar tissue
  • hyper-pigmentation
  • hypo-pigmentation
  • erythema
  • bruising
  • use camouflage creams
  • use camouflage powders
  • setting products
  • use fingers
  • use brushes
  • use sponges
  • use velour puffs

Entry Requirements:

  • you will need to have a good command of the English language
  • the ability to complete work on time
  • commitment to the course which is achieved by arriving to every class and on time
  • a willingness to learn

What to expect:

  • this course requires you to practice what you have learned regularly and to show your progress on Skype for your tutor to evidence
  • You will be required to complete 4 assessments at the academy at a later date when you are confident in your abilities
  • There is 2 (two) online external exam papers that you are required to pass to achieve your unit qualification. You’ll need to achieve a minimum of 70% for each paper to pass and you can have up to 3 attempts per paper
  • You will gain your practical knowledge in the classroom, and it is a requirement that you use our monitored online knowledge-based system on a regular basis

Course Duration and Times:

  • 4 days – 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. These days can run consecutively or one day per week for 4 weeks. We do our very best to work with you in selecting the days that suit you best but this is not always an option due to other courses running at the academy

Age requirements:

  • minimum 16 years – with no upper age limit


  • you can attend any of our Level 1, level 2 or Level 3 course units
  • Level 2 Diploma in: Hair & Media Makeup
  • Level 3 Diploma in: Theatrical, Special Effects, Hair & Media Makeup