Makeup: Effortless Makeup for Real Women
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Makeup: Effortless Makeup for Real Women

A comprehensive guide on creating flawless looking makeup for every day, occasion, budget and time limits.
4.0 (308 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
2,264 students enrolled
Created by Louise Croft
Last updated 2/2018
English [Auto]
Current price: $41.99 Original price: $59.99 Discount: 30% off
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This course includes
  • 1.5 hours on-demand video
  • 13 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Apply three full makeup looks - day, evening and night
  • Feel confident choosing the perfect products for all ages and skin types
  • Do a full makeup look within a frantic busy schedule
  • Adapt makeup to any occasion, age, or trend
  • Look youthful, healthy and flawless every day
  • Find budget products which perform like high end versions
  • Nothing! I'll recommend which brushes and products to use for all skin types and preferences
  • Or....use and existing makeup collection in a new and effective way
  • A willingness to learn and have fun!

Flawless makeup for real women

I believe make up should fit into every lifestyle, and you shouldn't need years of training and a bottomless wallet to look and feel amazing. This course will empower you to take control of the vast sea of makeup options out there, and look your best every day.

After taking this course you will:

  • Understand how to create a flawless base
  • Take your makeup quickly from day to evening to night
  • Fit different makeup options into a limited time frame
  • Learn which bargain products beat the designer ones
  • Pick up my tips and tricks for time saving and avoiding makeup mistakes
  • Understand the difference between types of brushes and application techniques
  • Tailor complex techniques (like contouring and false lashes) to a realistic lifestyle

I'm not a professional makeup artist - I am a normal woman just like you, and I need a makeup routine that will fit in with my busy lifestyle. I am passionate about makeup, getting bargains, and have spent years trawling Youtube and blogs for the best recommendations. I'm so excited to teach you all my tips and tricks for looking flawless!

Take this course today, and get control of your makeup drawer!

Who this course is for:
  • Anyone who wants to learn how to apply flawless makeup on a budget with a busy lifestyle
  • Not for those who want to learn to be a professional makeup artist or advanced techniques
Course content
Expand all 30 lectures 01:55:59
+ Before We Begin
1 lecture 01:06

Who I am, and what you can expect to learn.

Preview 01:06
+ The Building Blocks
3 lectures 09:45

The purposes of primer, different types available, and how to apply it for long lasting flawless makeup.

Preview 04:00

Get a smooth, even base, to ensure your products last all day.

Preview 4 pages

Are you cool or warm toned, and how does this help you get great foundation?

Preview 05:45
+ Look 1: Day
14 lectures 43:09

Which brushes, tools, and techniques will ensure your foundation stays perfect all day.

Preview 06:19

Learn about foundation types, shades, and brands, and how to get the perfect fit for you.

My Recommended Foundations
5 pages

Understand the different techniques for under eye or blemish control

Preview 05:35

Ideal products for different skin types

My Recommended Concealers
4 pages

Ensure your skin stays matte all day

Powder Perfect

Get this tricky technique to work for your busy schedule

Contouring Demystified

Top products that are budget friendly.

My Recommended Contour Kits
2 pages

Whether you like your brows feathered or filled in, this will get you on the right track

Mastering Brows

Create a healthy glow without looking like a Barbie doll!

Blushing Beauty

Get radiant and healthy skin, without looking sweaty or OTT

Highlight Your Best Features

My top picks for every budget

My Recommended Highlighters
3 pages

Choose the best product, colours, and application techniques for maximum impact.

Perfecting Mascara

Add your mascara and lip colour, and you're all set!

My Recommended Mascaras
3 pages

The final step for a perfect (and easy!) day look

The Finishing Touch
+ Look 2: Dinner/Date
3 lectures 05:30

Taking your eye makeup from work to a dinner date while on the tube, and without going over the top

Preview 05:30

The easiest products for doing evening makeup on the train home from work

My Recommended Eyeliners and Eyeshadows
3 pages

Make your lips stand out with last-all-night colours!

Preview 3 pages
+ Looks 3: Evening/Night Out
5 lectures 13:15

Demystifying the ever elusive 'smokey eye' with some quick tricks to achieve perfection every time

Preview 05:12

Feel confident in the trickiest technique around!

Mastering False Lashes

A cheap and quick face lift

Preview 2 pages

Ramping up your contouring, lip colour and blush

Preview 01:02


Preview 01:56
+ Bonus Section
4 lectures 03:14

How to stay up to date with makeup trends, and what works for you

Preview 4 pages

My favourite brushes for all price points, and a quick guide to which brush does what, and the basic collection you should pick up.

My Brush Recommendations
6 pages

Ensuring those brushes you invested in last for years

Preview 03:14
Bonus Lecture!
1 page