If you’re considering a career in makeup artistry, Arizona is a great state to pursue your passion. The weather in Arizona is ideal for working with makeup. With low humidity levels, there’s no need to worry about sweat or smudges ruining your work. There are also plenty of opportunities to work in Arizona. From film and television productions to fashion shows and weddings, there’s always something going on. And with a growing population, there’s always a demand for new and talented makeup artists. Arizona is home to some of the best cosmetic schools in the country. If you’re serious about becoming a makeup artist, you’ll have access to top-notch makeup programs, just take a look at our school listings below.
Makeup Schools in Arizona
This is the big group…probably about 306 entries. There will be one page for each state for each school type. This one will be the Arizona page for Makeup Schools.
|id||keyword||barber||cosmetology||esthetician||hair||makeup||nail||beauty||general||School Specialties||School Name||full_address||Street Address||City||State||Zip Code||plus_code||Website||Phone Number||latitude||longitude||latlong||Learning Environment||Rating||Reviews||5star||4star||3star||2star||1star||Image||Pricing||Description||hours||hours_info||Monday Hours||Tuesday Hours||Wednesday Hours||Thursday Hours||Friday Hours||Saturday Hours||Sunday Hours||Schools in This Area||Details|
|287||esthetician schools near Scottsdale AZ||0||0||0||0||1||0||0||0||Makeup||Maxima School of Makeup Artistry||4210 N Brown Ave # D, Scottsdale, AZ 85251||4210 N Brown Ave # D||Scottsdale||AZ||85251||F3WG+V5 Scottsdale, Arizona||https://maximamakeupschool.com||(480) 429-3784||33.50||-111.92||33.4971312-111.9245462||Beauty salon||4.40||19 reviews||16||0||0||0||3|
|352||nail tech schools near Tucson AZ||0||0||0||0||1||1||0||0||Makeup, Nail Tech||Amalia Make-Up Academy||2927 E 28th St, Tucson, AZ 85713||2927 E 28th St||Tucson||AZ||85713||632C+V7 Tucson, Arizona||https://facebook.com||(520) 519-9755||32.20||-110.93||32.20212-110.9293577||Beauty school||3.00||2 reviews||1||0||0||0||1||Thursday, 9AM to 10PM; Friday, 9AM to 10PM; Saturday, 9AM to 10PM; Sunday, Closed; Monday, 9AM to 10PM; Tuesday, 9AM to 10PM; Wednesday, 9AM to 10PM. Hide open hours for the week||Closed ‚ãÖ Opens 9AM||9AM to 10PM||9AM to 10PM||9AM to 10PM||9AM to 10PM||9AM to 10PM||9AM to 10PM||Closed|
|502||makeup schools near Phoenix AZ||0||1||1||0||1||0||1||0||Cosmetology, Esthetician, Makeup||BB's Beauty Academy||2307 E Bell Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85022||2307 E Bell Rd||Phoenix||AZ||85022||JXR8+4V Phoenix, Arizona||https://bbsbeautyacademy.com||(602) 368-1073||33.64||-112.03||33.6402675-112.0327521||Beauty school||5.00||95 reviews||94||1||0||0||0||Wednesday, 9AM to 6PM; Thursday, 9AM to 6PM; Friday, 9AM to 6PM; Saturday, 9AM to 3PM; Sunday, Closed; Monday, 9AM to 6PM; Tuesday, 9AM to 6PM. Hide open hours for the week||Open ‚ãÖ Closes 6PM||9AM to 6PM||9AM to 6PM||9AM to 6PM||9AM to 6PM||9AM to 6PM||9AM to 3PM||Closed|
|568||makeup artistry classes in Arizona||0||0||0||0||1||0||0||0||Makeup||Envy Microblading||1753 N Higley Rd STE 17, Gilbert, AZ 85234||1753 N Higley Rd STE 17||Gilbert||AZ||85234||97JH+PJ Gilbert, Arizona||https://envymicroblading.com||(480) 418-5201||Beauty salon||33||-112||4.9||93 reviews||1||0||2||8AM to 6PM|
|646||makeup schools near Phoenix AZ||0||0||0||0||1||0||0||1||Makeup||Paul Mitchell The School Phoenix||3423 W Bethany Home Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85017||3423 W Bethany Home Rd||Phoenix||AZ||85017||GVF8+FR Phoenix, Arizona||https://paulmitchell.edu||(602) 246-1616||33.52||-112.13||33.5236453-112.132915||Beauty school||4.10||128 reviews||87||12||3||5||21||Modern beauty school/salon with students providing cuts, color & hair treatments.||Wednesday, 9AM to 9PM; Thursday, 9AM to 9PM; Friday, 9AM to 4PM; Saturday, Closed; Sunday, Closed; Monday, 9AM to 9PM; Tuesday, 9AM to 9PM. Hide open hours for the week||Open ‚ãÖ Closes 9PM||9AM to 9PM||9AM to 9PM||9AM to 9PM||9AM to 9PM||9AM to 4PM||Closed||Closed|
|661||hair schools near Scottsdale AZ||0||0||0||1||1||0||0||0||Hair Styling, Makeup||Makiaj Makeup Academy||4211 N Winfield Scott Plaza, Scottsdale, AZ 85251||4211 N Winfield Scott Plaza||Scottsdale||AZ||85251||F3WG+V2 Scottsdale, Arizona||https://makiajmakeupacademy.com||(480) 468-0182||33.50||-111.92||33.4971907-111.9249914||Beauty school||5.00||16 reviews||16||0||0||0||0||Wednesday, 8AM to 8PM; Thursday, 8AM to 8PM; Friday, 8AM to 8PM; Saturday, 8AM to 8PM; Sunday, 8AM to 8PM; Monday, 8AM to 8PM; Tuesday, 8AM to 8PM. Hide open hours for the week||Closed ‚ãÖ Opens 8AM Thu||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM|
|754||makeup schools near Chandler AZ||0||0||0||0||1||0||0||1||Makeup||Tara Etling Advanced Microblading Training||505 S Chandler Village Dr #27, Chandler, AZ 85226||505 S Chandler Village Dr #27||Chandler||AZ||85226||73VX+QC Chandler, Arizona||https://eyebrowspot.com||(480) 269-1468||33.29||-111.90||33.2944435-111.9014334||Training school||5.00||104 reviews||104||0||0||0||0||Wednesday, 9AM to 5PM; Thursday, 9AM to 5PM; Friday, 9AM to 5PM; Saturday, 9AM to 5PM; Sunday, Closed; Monday, 9AM to 5PM; Tuesday, 9AM to 5PM. Hide open hours for the week||Closed ‚ãÖ Opens 9AM Thu||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||Closed|
|770||barber schools near Mesa AZ||1||0||0||0||1||0||0||0||Barber, Makeup||MAKE‚Äô N THE CUT Barber College||13340 W Van Buren St, Goodyear, AZ 85338||13340 W Van Buren St||Goodyear||AZ||85338||FM23+5F Goodyear, Arizona||https://makenthecutaz.com||(480) 797-6100||33.45||-112.35||33.4502726-112.3462998||Barber school||4.10||22 reviews||16||1||1||0||4||Tuesday, 9AM to 5PM; Wednesday, 9AM to 5PM; Thursday, 9AM to 5PM; Friday, 9AM to 5PM; Saturday, 9AM to 5PM; Sunday, Closed; Monday, Closed. Hide open hours for the week||Closed ‚ãÖ Opens 9AM Wed||Closed||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||Closed|
|816||makeup schools near Phoenix AZ||0||0||0||0||1||0||0||0||Makeup||Skin & Makeup Institute||7547 W Greenway Rd #500, Peoria, AZ 85381||7547 W Greenway Rd #500||Peoria||AZ||85381||JQFH+JJ Peoria, Arizona||https://skinandmakeupinstitute.com||(623) 334-6700||33.62||-112.22||33.6240033-112.2207903||Beauty school||4.20||78 reviews||60||1||2||2||13||Wednesday, 8AM to 9:30PM; Thursday, 8AM to 9:30PM; Friday, 8AM to 4:30PM; Saturday, 8AM to 4:30PM; Sunday, Closed; Monday, 8AM to 4:30PM; Tuesday, 8AM to 5:30PM. Hide open hours for the week||Open ‚ãÖ Closes 9:30PM||8AM to 4:30PM||8AM to 5:30PM||8AM to 9:30PM||8AM to 9:30PM||8AM to 4:30PM||8AM to 4:30PM||Closed|
|905||makeup schools near Phoenix AZ||0||1||1||0||1||0||1||0||Cosmetology, Esthetician, Makeup||Turning Point Beauty College||5127 W Indian School Rd #125, Phoenix, AZ 85031||5127 W Indian School Rd #125||Phoenix||AZ||85031||FRVJ+G4 Phoenix, Arizona||https://turningpointbeauty.com||(623) 846-1476||33.49||-112.17||33.4937728-112.1697128||Beauty school||4.00||39 reviews||26||3||1||1||8||Wednesday, 10AM to 5PM; Thursday, 10AM to 5PM; Friday, 9AM to 4PM; Saturday, 9AM to 4PM; Sunday, Closed; Monday, Closed; Tuesday, 10AM to 5PM. Hide open hours for the week||Open ‚ãÖ Closes 5PM||Closed||10AM to 5PM||10AM to 5PM||10AM to 5PM||9AM to 4PM||9AM to 4PM||Closed|
|1,049||makeup schools near Tucson AZ||0||1||1||0||1||0||1||0||Cosmetology, Esthetician, Makeup||Allure Institute of Laser and Medical Esthetics||5501 N Oracle Rd Ste 171, Tucson, AZ 85704||5501 N Oracle Rd Ste 171||Tucson||AZ||85704||824C+H9 Tucson, Arizona||https://alluremedicaltucson.com||(520) 365-5028||32.31||-110.98||32.3064822-110.9790686||Beauty school||5.00||20 reviews||20||0||0||0||0||Wednesday, 9AM to 5PM; Thursday, 9AM to 5PM; Friday, 9AM to 5PM; Saturday, Closed; Sunday, Closed; Monday, 9AM to 5PM; Tuesday, 9AM to 5PM. Hide open hours for the week||Open ‚ãÖ Closes 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||Closed||Closed|
|1,367||makeup artistry classes in Arizona||0||0||0||0||1||0||0||0||Makeup||Rogers Academy of Beauty||2375 AZ-69, Prescott, AZ 86301||2375 AZ-69||Prescott||AZ||86301||HH3G+38 Prescott, Arizona||https://rogersacademyofbeauty.com||(928) 848-9929||Beauty school||35||-112||4.4||44 reviews||0||0||6||9:30AM to 4PM|
|1,381||makeup schools near Phoenix AZ||0||1||1||0||1||0||1||0||Cosmetology, Esthetician, Makeup||Olympus Beauty Academy||4601 E Bell Rd A-15, Phoenix, AZ 85032||4601 E Bell Rd A-15||Phoenix||AZ||85032||J2R8+4X Phoenix, Arizona||https://olympusbeauty.com||(602) 992-2282||33.64||-111.98||33.6401885-111.9822731||Beauty school||4.20||29 reviews||23||0||0||0||6||Wednesday, 9:30AM to 8PM; Thursday, 9:30AM to 4:30PM; Friday, 9:30AM to 4:30PM; Saturday, 9:30AM to 4:30PM; Sunday, Closed; Monday, Closed; Tuesday, 9:30AM to 4:30PM. Hide open hours for the week||Open ‚ãÖ Closes 8PM||Closed||9:30AM to 4:30PM||9:30AM to 8PM||9:30AM to 4:30PM||9:30AM to 4:30PM||9:30AM to 4:30PM||Closed|
|1,460||makeup artistry classes in Arizona||0||0||0||0||1||0||0||0||Makeup||Aveda Institute Tucson||145 S 6th Ave, Tucson, AZ 85701||145 S 6th Ave||Tucson||AZ||85701||62CJ+2M Tucson, Arizona||https://avedainspiregreatness.com||(520) 207-2660||Beauty school||32||-111||4.9||624 reviews||5||4||12||9AM to 6:30PM|
|1,471||makeup schools near Phoenix AZ||0||1||1||0||1||0||1||0||Cosmetology, Esthetician, Makeup||The Studio Academy of Beauty: Phoenix||8046 N 19th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85021||8046 N 19th Ave||Phoenix||AZ||85021||HV3X+XH Phoenix, Arizona||https://thestudioacademyofbeauty.com||(602) 841-5993||33.55||-112.10||33.5549188-112.1010556||Beauty school||4.80||1,119 reviews||1||34||7||5||36||Wednesday, 9AM to 10PM; Thursday, 9AM to 10PM; Friday, 9AM to 10PM; Saturday, 9AM to 2:30PM; Sunday, Closed; Monday, 9AM to 10PM; Tuesday, 9AM to 10PM. Hide open hours for the week||Open ‚ãÖ Closes 10PM||9AM to 10PM||9AM to 10PM||9AM to 10PM||9AM to 10PM||9AM to 10PM||9AM to 2:30PM||Closed|
|1,808||makeup schools near Phoenix AZ||0||1||1||0||1||0||1||0||Cosmetology, Esthetician, Makeup||The Studio Academy of Beauty: Tolleson||9897 W. McDowell Rd. #810, Tolleson, AZ 85353||9897 W. McDowell Rd. #810||Tolleson||AZ||85353||FP7H+7W Tolleson, Arizona||https://thestudioacademyofbeauty.com||(623) 225-9563||33.46||-112.27||33.4634041-112.2702215||Beauty school||4.80||1,195 reviews||1||39||9||10||53||Wednesday, 8:30AM to 8:30PM; Thursday, 8:30AM to 8:30PM; Friday, 8:30AM to 8:30PM; Saturday, 9AM to 2PM; Sunday, Closed; Monday, 9AM to 8:30PM; Tuesday, 8:30AM to 8:30PM. Hide open hours for the week||Open ‚ãÖ Closes 8:30PM||9AM to 8:30PM||8:30AM to 8:30PM||8:30AM to 8:30PM||8:30AM to 8:30PM||8:30AM to 8:30PM||9AM to 2PM||Closed|
|2,087||hair schools near Scottsdale AZ||0||0||0||1||1||0||0||0||Hair Styling, Makeup||Kensington Makeup Artists & Academy||4213 N Goldwater Blvd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251||4213 N Goldwater Blvd||Scottsdale||AZ||85251||F3W9+MX Scottsdale, Arizona||https://kensingtonmakeup.com||(480) 717-2077||33.50||-111.93||33.4967071-111.9300505||Make-up artist||4.80||53 reviews||47||4||0||0||2||Wednesday, 9AM to 5PM; Thursday, 9AM to 5PM; Friday, 9AM to 5PM; Saturday, 9AM to 5PM; Sunday, Closed; Monday, 9AM to 5PM; Tuesday, Closed. Hide open hours for the week||Closed ‚ãÖ Opens 9AM Thu||9AM to 5PM||Closed||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||9AM to 5PM||Closed|
|2,242||makeup schools near Tucson AZ||0||1||1||0||1||0||1||0||Cosmetology, Esthetician, Makeup||Pure Aesthetics Natural Skincare School||2850 E Speedway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85716||2850 E Speedway Blvd||Tucson||AZ||85716||63PC+72 Tucson, Arizona||https://pureaesthetics.edu||(520) 514-7873||32.24||-110.93||32.2356981-110.9299647||Skin care clinic||4.20||15 reviews||12||0||0||0||3||Wednesday, 9AM to 7PM; Thursday, 9AM to 4PM; Friday, 9AM to 2PM; Saturday, 9AM to 5PM; Sunday, Closed; Monday, 9AM to 7PM; Tuesday, 9AM to 7PM. Hide open hours for the week||Open ‚ãÖ Closes 7PM||9AM to 7PM||9AM to 7PM||9AM to 7PM||9AM to 4PM||9AM to 2PM||9AM to 5PM||Closed|
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State Requirements for Makeup Artist Licensing in Arizona
- Six hundred (600) hours of schooling.
- Annual license year.
Due to a law passed on March 2015, makeup artists that plan to work in Arizona are no longer required to have a cosmetology license if the services offered by the professional in question are limited to the following:
- Applying makeup, cosmetics or oils in any setting
- Applying theatrical makeup as an employee of a theatrical group
- Perform airbrushing or spray tanning
- Applying eyelash extensions
How Much Do Arizona Makeup Schools Cost?
The dry climate of Arizona is a perfect place to start any endeavor that involves skin care. Those that want to specialize in makeup artistry may enroll in one of the state’s many beauty schools that offer makeup courses. The national average for tuition is $6,943 while additional costs for books and supplies typically adds up to $1,374. As a local point of reference, the cost of makeup school at Kensington Makeup Artists & Academy in Scottsdale totals $4,794.
Skills and Classes
The makeup industry is quite diverse. With so many areas to cover; knowing how, when, and where to specialize makes all the difference. Students must commit themselves to learning the following at a minimum:
- Color theory
- Senior and male
- Special effects
State Licensing Exams
Arizona currently does not have any specific licensure requirements for its makeup artists, and therefore no exams are required unless you decide to obtain a cosmetologist license.
How Much Do Makeup Artists Get Paid in Arizona?
Makeup artists in AZ can expect to earn an annual salary equivalent to $21,980 according to salary.com. 80% of makeup artists will make between $17,152 and $28,496 across the state.
Does Arizona Have Continuing Education Requirements for Makeup Artists?
With no state certification or licensing requirements, Arizona also does not require continuing education credits for makeup artists.
Contact Information for Licensing Board
Arizona State Board of Cosmetology
Address: 1740 West Adams Suite #4400, Phoenix, AZ 85007
Contact Form: https://boc.az.gov/contact-us