Advanced Courses

Advancing your skills and techniques in micropigmentation. The following classes are designed for the student who has already completed a fundamental class approved by the AAM or the SPCP. Student/Instructor ratio for hands-on clinic time is 4:1.

Prerequisite: Proof of fundamental certification is required to enroll in any of the courses below.

Advanced course details
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Microblading 101

2 days/16 hours, Tuition $2,500 (manual microblading class)
This course is for the certified PMU artist who wants to learn the art of Microblading. Part art class and part science class, this course is designed to teach the student how to draw beautiful realistic hairstrokes and identify the appropriate skin types for microblading, as well as which skin types/clients are not candidates. Students will learn the influencers of pigment retention, various needle configurations, proper depths, angles and stretches, comprehensive color theory and how microblading affects healed pigment color. Students practice on paper, then on practice pads and finally on 2 live models. Tuition includes a starter kit for each student.

Hybrid Eyebrows

2 days/16 hours, Tuition $2,500 (combination device and manual microblading class)
This 3 day class brings together the best of both worlds – the fusion of the Nouveau Contour digital machine and the Tina Davies Harmony microblade. Students will learn to create gorgeous, realistic, softly shaded, long lasting eyebrows that clients will love. This course focuses on identifying skin types, proper selection and use of needles, proper stretching, comprehensive color theory and how various techniques affect the final healed pigment color. These brows are all about the details. Students practice on paper, then on practice pads and finally on 3 live models. Tuition includes a starter kit for each student.

Advanced Brow Techniques

2 days/16 hours, Tuition $2,000 (device class)
This 2-day class gives the newer artist an opportunity to safely explore and push the boundaries of their comfort zone with their brow work. It will enable the artist to expand their options for client wants and needs. We review face shapes and brow symmetry to determine the correct placement of brows.

Day 1: Hairstroke Eyebrows Learn to create the appearance of realistic eyebrow hairs by utilizing the newest needle configurations and 3D hair stroke techniques.

Day 2: Ombre-Powder Brows Ombre-Powder Brows is the ultra-modern advanced technique of shaded eyebrows. Learn to perfectly create in 1 or 2 shades that fade beautifully into each other for a soft, natural shaded brow. Once healed, they look like a soft brow shadow behind the client’s naturally shaped brow.

Advanced Eyeliner

2 days/16 hours, Tuition $2000 (device class)
This is a wonderful class for the newer technician who wants to learn how to create thicker eyeliner, draw balanced wings and fine tune their skills. It’s also perfect for the student who attended our Microblading/Eyebrows-Only Beginner’s Fundamental Training and is now ready to learn eyeliner. We will review the anatomy of the eye, proper stretching and needle selection, as well as the do’s and don’ts for successful eyeliner. Students practice on 3-D practice pads, then on live models.

Advanced Full Lips 

2 days/16 hours, Tuition $2000 (device class)
Lips are a muscle and very different from the rest of the skin. This 2-day course is designed to teach the newer technician the techniques needed to achieve successfully blended lip pigmentation. This course also addresses when and how to augment uneven lips. This is the perfect class for the student who attended our Microblading/Eyebrows-Only. Beginner’s Fundamental Training and is now ready to learn lips. Students practice on 3-D practice pads, then on live models.

 

Master Courses

Designed for the experienced technician who is looking to master new techniques. Student/Instructor ratio is 6:1.

Prerequisite:  2+ years of PMU experience and proof of AAM or SPCP accredited fundamental certification.

Smokey Eyeliner

1 day/8 hours, Tuition $1,600 (device class)                                                                                                                 Everyone loves a little drama. Learn to effectively create a smokey, smudged eyeliner look that speaks for itself.

Volume Lip Contouring 

1 day/8 hours, Tuition $1,600 (device class)                                                                                                                 Learn to create the illusion of volume and perfectly plump lips with this natural looking contouring technique. It is full lip pigmenting.

 

Medical Micropigmentation Courses

Medical Tattooing is a rapidly growing segment of this industry. These classes will teach you how to help your clients feel confident in their skin again. Student/Instructor ratio for hands-on clinic time is 6:1.

Prerequisite:  2+ years of PMU experience and proof of AAM or SPCP accredited fundamental certification.

Scar Correction and Scar Camouflage 

1 day/8 hours, Tuition $1600 (device class)                                                                                                                 This in-depth course teaches how to effectively break down different types of scar tissue and what products will help the skin heal itself. The student will learn when it is appropriate to camouflage, and when it is not. Lastly, we teach our artistic technique for camouflaging and color matching for the most natural looking results.

3-D Areola 

1 day/8 hours, Tuition $1800 (device class)                                                                                                                   This artistic and technical class teaches the student how to create a realistic 3-dimensional areola that will bring a smile to your client's face. Our technique is easy to learn and recreate over and over again. PMU artists everywhere feel so good about being able to offer this service to breast cancer survivors. Re-usable practice breast-mound and pigments included.

 
 

Tattoo Removal & Lightening

Become an EliminInk™ Tattoo Removal Specialist. Student/Instructor ratio is 8:1

Prerequisite: Student must be an experienced tattoo or permanent makeup artist, physician, nurse or medical esthetician. 

1 day/8 hours, Tuition $1,800
EliminInk is a specially-formulated process that bonds with permanent makeup pigments and tattoo inks resulting in a tattoo removal procedure that is NON-color dependent (works on all colors) unlike that of laser which is color dependent. The EliminInk Tattoo Removal System is similar to the original tattoo procedure and is applied using a tattoo over procedure. Instead of implanting ink or pigment, EliminInk’s specially formulated solution bonds with the original tattoo and then draws the ink to the skin’s surface. In addition, the EliminInk solution also contains a scar-inhibitor to minimize scarring. Tuition includes a kit sufficient for 6-8 procedures.

 

Focus Courses

Prerequisite: Proof of fundamental certification is required to enroll in any of the courses below.

Eyebrow Symmetry & Design

1 day/8 hours, Tuition $1000

Advanced Color Theory

1 day/8 hours, Tuition $1000