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Turned Artistry

We specialize in teaching elevated artistry and beauty industry business skills through our online courses. Are you ready to turn your passion into a promising beauty career?

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We Inspire Beauty Through Educated Artistry 

Since 2015, Kensington Makeup Academy has been equipping students for success in the makeup and hair styling industries. Going beyond beauty, we also teach the business side of a career in beauty services — an often overlooked aspect for creative professionals. After years of providing in-person training, we are excited to announce that we are shifting our courses online to provide the same artistry content worldwide! 

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Here’s what you can expect to see coming soon!

Online Makeup Course


Immerse yourself in the art of special event makeup artistry. We help aspiring makeup artists build credibility by earning a certificate in makeup artistry, with the convenience of working at their own pace.

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Hands-On Classes

Join us in Scottsdale for the full Kensington Makeup Academy educational experience!  Live lectures, demos, hands-on applications, and a styled photoshoot to launch your portfolio!

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Backend for Beauty

Launch your business in style and with ease.
We help special event makeup and hair artists grow a bridal clientele by creating a memorable client experience, without spending all their time working on the backend.

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"The quality of education and the experience of kinship through the art of makeup that you get attending classes is unmatched. My technical skill has improved tenfold by attending the lecture / demos classes and applying my skills through the hands on workshops.
The classes are always jam packed with info, fun, and gorgeous staple looks that any aspiring makeup artist will be thankful to have up their sleeve. It is one of the best decisions I have made for my career and future!"


"Being a makeup artist has always been my dream career and I never knew where or how to start. I just graduated from Kensington Makeup Academy and it’s been the best decisions I’ve made so far!"


"If you are wanting to learn how to do makeup or grow your skills to become a makeup artist, I could not recommend a better place than Kensington Makeup Academy.  Their classes are extremely hands on and they really help you perfect all of your makeup skills.
Kensington helped turn a passion of mine into a career. It’s more than just a makeup school, it’s a family."


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Our Podcast is Coming      


We’re bringing beauty education to your ears with the official Kensington Makeup Academy podcast. Stay tuned, lovely! 


Step into our virtual world of beauty education and inspo.