The Make Up Crew Cork & Dublin



The Make up crew was set up by, Keira Smyth, Lisa Thompson and Annie Keogh in 2009. Keira, Lisa and Annie are Strong believers in the fact that the educator needs to be constantly involved and in-touch with the industry and that exactly what the girls do.

They are still hands on Industry make up artists and well as running there two businesses Between Dublin and Cork. There first business that was set up in 2009 is their Make up Academy “The Make up Crew” with locations both in DUBLIN and CORK. Then there sister business is “The Make up Bar Located in the heart of Temple bar where you can drop in to have your Hair, Make up lash, Brows and even your wedding make up done.

Keira, Lisa and Annie spread themselves between both businesses, Weather its teaching a class, working on student programs in the office, out on location getting a bride ready for her big day or behind the scenes at a photo shoot.

Because the girls are hands on in the Industry day to day, the teaching delivered to the students is current on trend and practical. This relevant up-to-date experience is golden in the world of make up. Training with the make up crew you are guaranteed you will be getting the best, most revent make up training.

Each student that signs up for a chosen course also gets to work along side Keira, Lisa and Annie on work experience. You can check there website for blog posts where students have worked back stage at Ireland largest wedding showcase, at festivals around the country and on set with TV3s Xpose.

All courses at The Make up Crew are internationally recognized; so you will be an ITEC internationally recognized make up artist with your certification. When you finish you will also be equipped with a full portfolio of your make up looks and be a step a head with your training. You with also hold a written reference to show potential employers have completed some sort of work experience with the girls in the industry.

The make up crew run all sorts of courses, Full time, part time, evening and For the first time this year they are running Teen workshops all summer long.

The Make Up Crew courses cover all areas of make up, including Special effects, airbrush, fashion and glamour make up, so you are sure to find a course that will suit you and your budget, weather you are interested in make up as a career or just for yourself.

All courses can be paid with a payment plan and some courses offering free make up kits and brush sets. Be sure to check out there website on or call 01 905 9215


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