INTERNSHIP AND PLACEMENT PROGRAM AT SMA INTERNATIONAL. Makeup is not, as it is popularly believed to be  about making someone look artificial. It is, in fact, all about  highlighting one’s natural beauty and one’s most attractive features. Makeup artistry is an unappreciated  form of art  that is now finally getting its due as a full- blown career option  that a lot of people are opting for these days.

A makeup artist helps accentuate  one’s beauty and brings it to the fore. From advising clients on what products to use to dress their faces  up for  special events, a makeup artist assists you with all your grooming requirements. There are several ways one can go about o educating oneself on the subject of makeup artistry  and then proceed to shaping their career as a makeup artist. With Makeup Artist jobs picking up pace more than ever now and makeup academies and institutions  grooming you for the same from beginner courses that teach the basics to advanced courses that train you in advanced makeup techniques and tricks to building  a successful career as a makeup artist is now a dream that people can realize easily and moreover at any age.


AT SMA International, the students receive hands-on training and get to learn about industry trends and experiment with these trends too. Our courses offer excellent product training and tools to groom you to conduct yourself as a knowledgeable and professional makeup artist. As a part of our courses, you gain in-depth knowledge of the makeup industry, which is important in winning and leaving your mark in the world of beauty and makeup.  

At SMA International, we focus on the all-around performance of our students’ performances as they learn and grow with us through our in-house internship and placement programs. 


 Once the students complete their course, we interview our top-performing students on the parameters of attendance, conduct, decorum & of course the skills they have learned. In every quarter, we finalize two interns who are selected for paid internships at any of our centres for a period of three months.

Students who have completed their P4- Masters Makeup program or P5- The Grand Master Makeup Program are eligible to work as interns with SMA International Makeup Academy at any of our center’s. 


Interns will gather the experience of working as a part of the management at SMA INTERNATIONAL where advanced skills training will be offered as a part of management training. Additionally, interns also develop confidence in their chosen career path and learn the required professionalism of a working environment. After the internship is completed, letters of recommendation are issued to the intern that further assists them in applying to other cosmetic/ makeup organizations. This opens up numerous avenues for interns to work in the industry with their advanced & higher skill sets. 



 Once the internship is over, the interns are now eligible to apply as a trainer at our academy or any other makeup academy. It also gives them opportunities to be placed as a makeup artist with major brands such as MAC, Sephora, Kryolan, Makeup forever, Bobbi Brown, Nykaa Luxe and so many more. 

Completing a makeup artistry course and entering the profession of makeup artistry is a dream career for many people who get happiness in making others look great and transforming their looks through the craft of makeup. The beauty and makeup industry has witnessed a boom in the recent past which has brought about a certain level of competition in the field of makeup artistry. In today’s times, each and every person strives to look their best as it not only boosts their confidence but also lends a feeling of immense positivity. People are being experimental and keen to try new looks in keeping with global beauty trends and this has led to the need to constantly update your makeup skills, train in new advanced techniques and trends in makeup artistry. 


Looking to pursue a career out of dolling people up or simply enjoy making people look great and thus, feel great too?! You’re in the right place and at the right time too! The Beauty Makeup Program at the SMA Makeup Academy, the best makeup academy in India, is just the perfect course to kickstart your career in the field of makeup artistry. 

What you can expect from the beginner course?

This beginner-level programme begins on May 15, 2023, and will take you from basic techniques applied by the best makeup professionals globally. Covering all the essential makeup artistry practices, you will go through an in–depth step-by-step, module-by-module session on all features of beauty including learning about skin types to stylish makeup techniques.  This basic makeup course will fortify your base in making makeup artistry a lucrative career for yourself. This course is designed to train you on facial shape analysis, face charts, face sculpting, and a thorough understanding and use of all those myriad makeup kits bursting with colour that you see makeup pros juggling around.  

Introduction to Makeup Artistry


In the starting chapters towards becoming a professional makeup artist, you will need to be trained in how to identify and understand your client’s skin type/shade and undertone. This is where as a professional makeup artist you need to first understand in depth the human skin and colour theory. 

After understanding the colour wheel and all the functions we can do and create as makeup artists. Next, you will move into the chapters about what products and tools to use correctly in order to achieve the perfect base for your client’s skin. 


The following subjects in this program will be covered:

  • Skin prepping: Identifying, cleansing, primers, and choosing the right products according to the client’s skin type.
  • Colour correcting: purpose, colour theory, textures, products knowledge, application techniques 
  • Concealing: Purpose, common areas, choosing the right shade, textures, product knowledge, application techniques 

Foundation: product knowledge, textures, how to choose the right foundation, finishings, application techniques, product knowledge, and tool knowledge.


This course will take you through every aspect of makeup artistry step by step starting from the basic fundamental principles of makeup to various makeup techniques.

What you can expect from the beginner course?

Skin types/skin undertones and shades—Here, you’ll be taught about skin types, skin tones and shades in detail to lay the groundwork upon which makeup artistry will be taught. 

  • Foundation, colour correcting, colour balance, and concealers—This may sound Greek to you now but foundation and concealers are products that create a base on the face on which then makeup is applied accordingly. A foundation, just like the name, is a product that is applied onto the face creating a layer and prepping the face for the application of makeup.  Concealer, as the name suggests is used to conceal blemishes, scars, acne marks etc on the face so as to create an even layer to master the craft of makeup artistry.

Facial shape analysis, corrective makeup, 3D face charts, face sculpting, highlight & shadows—To learn the craft of makeup artistry well, one needs to learn about the face shape and sizes of the facial bone structure before applying makeup. Face sculpting is another aspect of face study one will learn in this course. Within the scope of this beginner makeup course module is the training on corrective makeup, highlights, and shadows.

    • Eyebrows shaping, filing, colouring- An important arch that defines the face is the eyebrow and more importantly its shape gives the face and eyes an instant lift. 
  • Corrective eyeshadow: The right eye makeup can make all the difference to your face. In this class, you’ll be taught the art of applying corrective eyeshadow

Eyeliner, lip correction, and false eyelash application are tactics in makeup artistry that attempt to bring out the best of your client’s features. 

  • Day makeup – Here you’ll be taught looks that are best suited for day events. 1 -2 tone eyeshadow techniques, low to medium coverage.
  • Evening makeup—Here you’ll be taught what looks are best suited for evenings out post-sun-down. 2-4 tone eyeshadow techniques with medium to full coverage
  • EYES- The most expressive aspect of our face can be dressed up in various ways. Smokey eyes and colourful smokey eyes are popular eye  looks. 
  • Half Cut Crease Techniques- Here you will concentrate on eye makeup, making it more attractive depending upon the eye shapes.
  • Full Cut Crease techniques – A great technique to learn for an evening glam look or day time look. Focus is mainly on  pigments and re- shaping the structure of the eye to look more glamorous.
  • Halo eye techniques- Here you will how to define the eye and make the shadows look more 3 dimensional.
  • Makeup for mature women and Makeup for men.
  • Online Digital Marketing: Social Media & Smartphone photography/editing- In this day and age, you will learn to strategize and monetise with the help of the online world. Learn the latest tricks & tips of social media such as posting attractive pictures, timing of posting, caption lines, seo friendly word, social media etiquettes, client auto question answers etc. This will help in boosting your brand and business. 


Completing this course from SMA Makeup Academy, the best makeup academy in India will be the springboard from where you can jump to higher levels and specialised courses in makeup artistry. Enrol now on or call us at+917219284904.