Facial Hair


Course type

Short Course

Duration

5 days


This week long course covers knotting, tonging, dressing, trimming and the application of facial hair. 

Course content

This week long course covers knotting, tonging, dressing, trimming and the application of facial hair. Students learn how to knot a piece of facial hair and how to dress and tong moustaches, beards and sideburns. Included in this week is also laying on hair, a technique that can be used in combination with a facial hair piece or with an actors natural facial hair. The techniques learnt in this course really help further the skillset of a make-up artist who can work more efficiently in a fast paced filming environment, or save money by making their own facial hair pieces rather than hiring from specialist suppliers.

Who it's for

Make-up artists working on set within TV, film or theatre. Knowledge of character make-up is advantageous, but not essential.

HETV working group endorsed

This course has been endorsed by the high-end TV working groups, supporting the continued professional development of the high-end TV industry and crew.

Bursaries available

There are ScreenSkills bursaries available to cover some or all of the costs of this course - including travel, accommodation, subsistence, care or disability access support to attend this course. To find out more about the support you may be eligible for, click the button below:

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Contact information

Contact name

Kate

Telephone

020 8579 9511

Training provider

Facial Hair

Delamar Academy

Delamar Academy London Creating the best make-up careers since 1986

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