If you’re interested in a career in makeup, then finding and applying to one of the makeup schools located in Florida is a good idea. The state has several schools that offer excellent programs in makeup artistry. And because Florida is home to some of the country’s biggest movie studios and production companies, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to put your new skills to work.
Makeup Schools in Florida
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|151||makeup schools near Orlando FL||0||0||0||0||1||0||0||0||Makeup||Joe Blasco Makeup Artist Training Center Orlando FL||5422 Carrier Dr #304, Orlando, FL 32819||5422 Carrier Dr #304||Orlando||FL||32819||FG4W+PJ Orlando, Florida||https://joeblasco.com||(407) 363-1234||28.46||-81.45||28.4569974-81.453399||Beauty school||3.20||13 reviews||6||1||0||1||5||Wednesday, 8AM to 5PM; Thursday, 8AM to 5PM; Friday, 8AM to 5PM; Saturday, Closed; Sunday, Closed; Monday, 8AM to 5PM; Tuesday, 8AM to 5PM. Hide open hours for the week||Closed ‚ãÖ Opens 8AM Thu||8AM to 5PM||8AM to 5PM||8AM to 5PM||8AM to 5PM||8AM to 5PM||Closed||Closed|
|152||makeup schools near St. Petersburg FL||0||0||0||0||1||0||0||1||Makeup||Marie Gagne'||10 5th St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33701||10 5th St N||St. Petersburg||FL||33701||Q9C5+JV St. Petersburg, Florida||https://mariegagne.com||(727) 269-4199||27.77||-82.64||27.7715805-82.6403516||Beauty school|
|398||makeup schools near St. Petersburg FL||0||1||1||0||1||0||1||0||Cosmetology, Esthetician, Makeup||American Institute of Beauty||2800 34th St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33713||2800 34th St N||St. Petersburg||FL||33713||Q8WC+W3 St. Petersburg, Florida||https://aibschool.edu||(727) 826-0969||27.80||-82.68||27.7973216-82.6798342||Beauty school||4.60||174 reviews||148||7||1||2||16||Wednesday, 9AM to 9PM; Thursday, 9AM to 9PM; Friday, Closed; Saturday, 9AM to 4PM; Sunday, Closed; Monday, 9AM to 9PM; Tuesday, 9AM to 9PM. Hide open hours for the week||Closed ‚ãÖ Opens 9AM Thu||9AM to 9PM||9AM to 9PM||9AM to 9PM||9AM to 9PM||Closed||9AM to 4PM||Closed|
|985||makeup schools near St. Petersburg FL||0||0||0||0||1||0||0||1||Makeup||Cortiva Institute Massage Therapy & Skin Care School||2370 34th St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33713||2370 34th St N||St. Petersburg||FL||33713||Q8VC+92 St. Petersburg, Florida||https://cortiva.edu||(727) 865-4940||27.79||-82.68||27.7936417-82.6799924||Beauty school||4.60||64 reviews||51||4||4||3||2|
|1,157||makeup schools near Tallahassee√Ç¬†FL||0||0||0||0||1||0||0||0||Makeup||Cosmix School of Makeup Artistry||3440 N Andrews Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309||3440 N Andrews Ave||Fort Lauderdale||FL||33309||5VC3+3H Fort Lauderdale, Florida||https://cosmix.edu||(954) 564-4181||26.17||-80.15||26.1701677-80.146178||Beauty school||4.60||57 reviews||49||2||1||0||5||Wednesday, 9AM to 3PM; Thursday, 9AM to 3PM; Friday, 9AM to 3PM; Saturday, Closed; Sunday, Closed; Monday, 9AM to 3PM; Tuesday, 9AM to 3PM. Hide open hours for the week||Closed ‚ãÖ Opens 9AM Thu||9AM to 3PM||9AM to 3PM||9AM to 3PM||9AM to 3PM||9AM to 3PM||Closed||Closed|
|1,258||makeup schools near St. Petersburg FL||0||0||0||0||1||0||0||1||Makeup||Aveda Institute Tampa Bay||28272 US Hwy 19 N, Clearwater, FL 33761||28272 US Hwy 19 N||Clearwater||FL||33761||27H6+MC Clearwater, Florida||https://beaveda.com||(727) 287-4068||28.03||-82.74||28.02919-82.738927||Beauty school||4.20||479 reviews||347||39||14||15||64||Wednesday, 9AM to 10PM; Thursday, 9AM to 10PM; Friday, 9AM to 8PM; Saturday, 8AM to 7PM; Sunday, Closed; Monday, 9AM to 8PM; Tuesday, 9AM to 10PM. Hide open hours for the week||Closes soon ‚ãÖ 10PM ‚ãÖ Opens 9AM Thu||9AM to 8PM||9AM to 10PM||9AM to 10PM||9AM to 10PM||9AM to 8PM||8AM to 7PM||Closed|
|1,766||makeup schools near St. Petersburg FL||0||0||0||0||1||0||0||1||Makeup||Loraines Academy & Spa||1012 58th St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33710||1012 58th St N||St. Petersburg||FL||33710||Q7MP+7C St. Petersburg, Florida||https://lorainesacademy.edu||(727) 347-4247||27.78||-82.71||27.783162-82.7138935||Beauty school||4.10||95 reviews||65||9||4||1||16|
|1,803||makeup schools near St. Petersburg FL||0||1||1||0||1||0||1||0||Cosmetology, Esthetician, Makeup||Academy of Beauty & Business||3301 3rd Ave N, St. Petersburg, FL 33713||3301 3rd Ave N||St. Petersburg||FL||33713||Q8FC+XJ St. Petersburg, Florida||(727) 327-2607||27.77||-82.68||27.7749355-82.6784259||Beauty school||4.60||17 reviews||14||1||0||2||0|
|2,126||makeup schools near St. Petersburg FL||0||0||0||1||1||0||0||0||Hair Styling, Makeup||Maya's Hair||1103 34th St S, St. Petersburg, FL 33711||1103 34th St S||St. Petersburg||FL||33711||P84V+JW St. Petersburg, Florida||(727) 432-2148||27.71||-82.66||27.706574-82.6552482||Beauty school||Wednesday, 8AM to 5PM; Thursday, 8AM to 5PM; Friday, 8AM to 5PM; Saturday, Closed; Sunday, Closed; Monday, 8AM to 5PM; Tuesday, 8AM to 5PM. Hide open hours for the week||Closed ‚ãÖ Opens 8AM Thu||8AM to 5PM||8AM to 5PM||8AM to 5PM||8AM to 5PM||8AM to 5PM||Closed||Closed|
|2,372||makeup schools near Orlando FL||0||0||0||0||1||0||0||0||Makeup||Vocational Academy of Makeup and Prosthetics||5800 Hansel Ave, Orlando, FL 32809||5800 Hansel Ave||Orlando||FL||32809||FJFJ+HP Orlando, Florida||https://vampfx.com||(407) 601-2894||28.47||-81.37||28.4739794-81.3683245||Barber shop||4.80||18 reviews||17||0||0||0||1||Wednesday, 9AM to 4PM; Thursday, 9AM to 4PM; Friday, 9AM to 4PM; Saturday, Closed; Sunday, Closed; Monday, 9AM to 4PM; Tuesday, 9AM to 4PM. Hide open hours for the week||Closed ‚ãÖ Opens 9AM Thu||9AM to 4PM||9AM to 4PM||9AM to 4PM||9AM to 4PM||9AM to 4PM||Closed||Closed|
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State Requirements for Makeup Artist Licensing in Florida
- To earn an esthetics license in Florida you’ll need to complete a state-accredited course consisting of 260 hours of schooling. This is only required for those that plan on offering makeup applications as a service. Selling makeup products does not require any license.
How Much Do Florida Makeup Schools Cost?
Based on data from collegetuitioncompare.com, the average cost students pay for makeup school programs in Florida is $7,623 for tuition and $1,081 for books and supplies. For those that opt for a full-blown cosmetology program, you may find that prices go up substantially, especially if you go for some of the more well-known nationally branded schools. Below you can see the sample costs for one program in Orlando for their Beauty Professional Makeup Artistry program:
- Tuition – $6,200
- Student Kit Fee – $2,700
- Registration – $100
- Total – $9,000
Required Skills and Classes
Florida requires its makeup artists to earn a specialty certification as a facial specialty if they plan on doing makeup beyond a makeup counter. This course requires applicants to go through 260 hours of training to learn the following areas:
- Facials without machines
- Facials with machines
- Skin analysis
- Hair removal
- Color analysis
State Licensing Exams
To maintain an esthetician license in Florida, a renewal fee of $55 every 2 years, every October 31st.
How Much Do Makeup Artists Get Paid in Florida?
According to salary.com makeup artists in Florida can expect an annual pay rate of $21,120 with the top 10% making more than $27,381 per year.
Does Florida Have Continuing Education Requirements for Makeup Artists?
Ten hours of continuing education credits are required for licensed makeup artists between license renewal periods. The renewal period is every two years and you are required to pay the licensing fee, which is $45.
Contact Information for Licensing Board
Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation
Address: 2601 Blair Stone Road Tallahassee, FL 32399
Email: [email protected]