Louisiana is home to some of the best makeup artists in the country. Attending an accredited makeup school can give you the skills and knowledge you need to succeed in the competitive world of makeup artistry.
Makeup Schools in Louisiana
Louisiana is home to several great schools that offer accredited programs in makeup artistry, which you can find in our list below:
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|62||makeup schools near New Orleans LA||0||0||0||0||1||0||0||0||Makeup||TGT MAKEUP ACADEMY||4480 General De Gaulle Dr Suite 212, New Orleans, LA 70131||4480 General De Gaulle Dr Suite 212||New Orleans||LA||70131||WX9R+87 New Orleans, Louisiana||(504) 410-0851||29.92||-90.01||29.918351-90.0092902||Beauty school|
|123||makeup schools near Lake Charles LA||0||0||0||0||1||0||0||1||Makeup||Academy of Acadiana Inc||1800 Ryan St, Lake Charles, LA 70601||1800 Ryan St||Lake Charles||LA||70601||6Q8J+26 Lake Charles, Louisiana||https://academyofacadiana.com||(337) 437-7877||30.22||-93.22||30.2150065-93.2194802||Educational institution||1.90||9 reviews||2||0||0||0||7||$$$||Wednesday, 8AM to 4PM; Thursday, 8AM to 4PM; Friday, 8AM to 12PM; Saturday, Closed; Sunday, Closed; Monday, 8AM to 4PM; Tuesday, 8AM to 4PM. Hide open hours for the week||Closed ‚ãÖ Opens 8AM Thu||8AM to 4PM||8AM to 4PM||8AM to 4PM||8AM to 4PM||8AM to 12PM||Closed||Closed|
|175||makeup schools near Baton Rouge LA||0||0||0||0||1||0||0||0||Makeup||Hollywood Makeup Bootcamp||11111 Roy Emerson Dr, Baton Rouge, LA 70810||11111 Roy Emerson Dr||Baton Rouge||LA||70810||9WM7+7W Baton Rouge, Louisiana||(225) 302-2993||30.38||-91.09||30.383194-91.0851838||Cosmetics store||$$$||. Hide open hours for the week||Temporarily closed|
|558||makeup schools near New Orleans LA||0||0||0||1||1||0||0||0||Hair Styling, Makeup||Stevenson's Academy Hair Design||401 Opelousas Ave, New Orleans, LA 70114||401 Opelousas Ave||New Orleans||LA||70114||WWXX+84 New Orleans, Louisiana||https://stevenson-academy.com||(504) 368-6377||29.95||-90.05||29.9482881-90.0522647||Beauty school||4.40||32 reviews||24||3||1||1||3||Wednesday, 8AM to 8PM; Thursday, 8AM to 8PM; Friday, 8AM to 8PM; Saturday, 8AM to 8PM; Sunday, Closed; Monday, Closed; Tuesday, 8AM to 8PM. Hide open hours for the week||Open ‚ãÖ Closes 8PM||Closed||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM||8AM to 8PM||Closed|
|611||makeup schools near New Orleans LA||0||0||0||0||1||0||0||1||Makeup||Aveda Arts & Sciences Institute New Orleans||3330 Veterans Memorial Blvd, Metairie, LA 70002||3330 Veterans Memorial Blvd||Metairie||LA||70002||2R3R+4W Metairie, Louisiana||https://avedaarts.edu||(504) 454-1400||30.00||-90.16||30.0028665-90.1577407||Beauty school||3.60||77 reviews||41||5||8||8||15||Wednesday, 9AM to 6PM; Thursday, 9AM to 6PM; Friday, 9AM to 6PM; Saturday, 9AM to 6PM; 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 6PM||Closed|
|686||makeup schools near New Orleans LA||0||1||1||0||1||0||1||0||Cosmetology, Esthetician, Makeup||My-Le's Beauty College||601 Terry Pkwy Ste.A, Gretna, LA 70056||601 Terry Pkwy Ste.A||Gretna||LA||70056||WX3C+42 Gretna, Louisiana||https://mylebeautycollegellc.com||(504) 362-3150||29.90||-90.03||29.9028125-90.029958||Beauty school||3.80||16 reviews||9||1||2||1||3||Wednesday, 9AM to 5:30PM; Thursday, 9AM to 5:30PM; Friday, 9AM to 5:30PM; Saturday, Closed; Sunday, Closed; Monday, Closed; Tuesday, 9AM to 5:30PM. Hide open hours for the week||Open ‚ãÖ Closes 5:30PM||Closed||9AM to 5:30PM||9AM to 5:30PM||9AM to 5:30PM||9AM to 5:30PM||Closed||Closed|
|1,122||makeup artistry classes in Louisiana||0||0||0||0||1||0||0||0||Makeup||Malay Studio LLC||15254 Old Hammond Hwy A-1, Baton Rouge, LA 70816||15254 Old Hammond Hwy A-1||Baton Rouge||LA||70816||FX4M+6C Baton Rouge, Louisiana||https://malaybeautyenhancer.as.me||(225) 921-8952||Beauty salon||30||-91||5||24 reviews||0||0||0||9AM to 6PM|
|1,296||makeup schools near Lafayette LA||0||1||1||0||1||0||1||0||Cosmetology, Esthetician, Makeup||Opelousas School-Cosmetology||529 E Vine St, Opelousas, LA 70570||529 E Vine St||Opelousas||LA||70570||GWJC+MV Opelousas, Louisiana||https://opelousascosmetology.com||(337) 942-6147||30.53||-92.08||30.5316018-92.0778591||Beauty school||4.50||14 reviews||11||1||1||0||1||$$$||Wednesday, 10AM to 2:30PM; Thursday, 10AM to 2:30PM; Friday, 10AM to 2:30PM; Saturday, Closed; Sunday, Closed; Monday, Closed; Tuesday, 10AM to 2:30PM. Hide open hours for the week||Closed ‚ãÖ Opens 10AM Thu||Closed||10AM to 2:30PM||10AM to 2:30PM||10AM to 2:30PM||10AM to 2:30PM||Closed||Closed|
|1,314||makeup schools near New Orleans LA||0||1||1||0||1||0||1||0||Cosmetology, Esthetician, Makeup||Vanguard College of Cosmetology, A Paul Mitchell Partner School Metairie||3321 Hessmer Ave, Metairie, LA 70002||3321 Hessmer Ave||Metairie||LA||70002||2R3P+WP Metairie, Louisiana||https://paulmitchell.edu||(833) 456-8376||30.00||-90.16||30.0047855-90.1632232||Beauty school||4.60||236 reviews||197||17||4||3||15||Wednesday, 9AM to 10PM; Thursday, 9AM to 10PM; Friday, 9AM to 4:30PM; Saturday, 9AM to 4:30PM; 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 4:30PM||9AM to 4:30PM||Closed|
|1,666||makeup schools near New Orleans LA||0||1||1||0||1||0||1||0||Cosmetology, Esthetician, Makeup||John Jay Beauty College||2844 Tennessee Ave, Kenner, LA 70062||2844 Tennessee Ave||Kenner||LA||70062||2Q59+2W Kenner, Louisiana||https://johnjaybeautycollege.com||(504) 467-2915||30.01||-90.23||30.0075747-90.2302369||Beauty school||4.00||18 reviews||12||2||0||0||4||Wednesday, 9AM to 3PM; Thursday, 9AM to 3PM; Friday, 9AM to 3PM; Saturday, 9AM to 3PM; Sunday, Closed; Monday, Closed; Tuesday, 9AM to 3PM. Hide open hours for the week||Closed ‚ãÖ Opens 9AM Thu||Closed||9AM to 3PM||9AM to 3PM||9AM to 3PM||9AM to 3PM||9AM to 3PM||Closed|
|1,877||makeup schools near Baton Rouge LA||0||1||1||0||1||0||1||0||Cosmetology, Esthetician, Makeup||Babe Beauty & Academy||9618 Jefferson Hwy STE A2, Baton Rouge, LA 70809||9618 Jefferson Hwy STE A2||Baton Rouge||LA||70809||CW6C+5X Baton Rouge, Louisiana||https://babebeautyandacademy.com||(888) 340-4476||30.41||-91.08||30.4103865-91.077608||Beauty salon||5.00||9 reviews||9||0||0||0||0||$$$||Wednesday, 10AM to 5PM; Thursday, 10AM to 5PM; Friday, 10AM to 3PM; Saturday, 10AM to 3PM; Sunday, Closed; Monday, Closed; Tuesday, 10AM to 5PM. Hide open hours for the week||Closed ‚ãÖ Opens 10AM Thu||Closed||10AM to 5PM||10AM to 5PM||10AM to 5PM||10AM to 3PM||10AM to 3PM||Closed|
|2,009||makeup schools near New Orleans LA||0||0||0||0||1||0||0||0||Makeup||Film Makeup Academy||1401 Killdeer St, New Orleans, LA 70122||1401 Killdeer St||New Orleans||LA||70122||2WFC+P5 New Orleans, Louisiana||(504) 756-7610||30.02||-90.08||30.0241897-90.0795392||Beauty salon||3.50||2 reviews||1||0||0||1||0||Wednesday, 10AM to 5PM; Thursday, 10AM to 5PM; Friday, 10AM to 5PM; Saturday, 10AM to 5PM; Sunday, 10AM to 5PM; Monday, 10AM to 5PM; Tuesday, 10AM to 5PM. Hide open hours for the week||Temporarily closed||10AM to 5PM||10AM to 5PM||10AM to 5PM||10AM to 5PM||10AM to 5PM||10AM to 5PM||10AM to 5PM|
|2,420||makeup artistry classes in Louisiana||0||0||0||0||1||0||0||0||Makeup||Aveda Arts & Sciences Institute Lafayette||2922 Johnston St, Lafayette, LA 70503||2922 Johnston St||Lafayette||LA||70503||6X45+F4 Lafayette, Louisiana||https://avedaarts.edu||(337) 233-0511||Beauty school||30||-92||3.7||62 reviews||5||4||14||9AM to 6PM|
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State Requirements for Makeup Artist Licensing in Louisiana
- Has undergone at least forty (40) hours of education in the following areas:
How Much Do Louisiana Makeup Schools Cost?
Louisiana is one of a handful of states that require licensing which will be the main determining factor in the overall cost of education. Makeup artists will need a cosmetology or esthetician license to work in the state. According to the website collegetuitioncompare.com the average cost in Louisiana is $18,500 for a cosmetology program and $11,500 for an esthetician program.
Required Skills and Classes
the 40-hour makeup program will teach students the following skills:
- Two (2) hours dealing with the composition of facial cosmetics
- Two (2) hours dedicated to facial shapes
- Two (2) hours on makeup cosmetics and purpose
- Three (3) hours on makeup application
- Three (3) hours of corrective makeup
- One (1) hour of study on safety and sanitation
- One (1) hour of study on how to apply evening makeup
- Two (2) hours of recognizing facial shapes
- Twelve (12) hours of hands-on makeup application
- Ten (10) hours of hands-on corrective makeup
- Two (2) hours of applying evening makeup
State Licensing Exams
After receiving the required education, the next step is to apply for the licensure exam. The associated costs are as follows:
- National – $25
- State – $25
- Practical exam – $25
- Initial license – $25
Licensed from another state – applicants that have acquired their license from another state are officially recognized by the Louisiana Board and can acquire their license within the state via a reciprocity application.
Licensed from another country – applicants outside the US can also have their license accepted by applying for a foreign reciprocity application.
The following must be accomplished to facilitate the license transfer:
- Current original license
- A complete application form
- Proof of your 10th-grade education
- A copy of your driver’s ID and social security card
- A $100 fee for residents or $125 for non-residents
How Much Do Makeup Artists Get Paid in Louisiana?
According to salary.com, the median salary for a makeup professional working in Louisiana is $21,361 per year or about $10 an hour. The top 10% of earners in Louisiana make $27,693 or more per year.
Does Louisiana Have Continuing Education Requirements for Makeup Artists?
Louisiana does not require makeup artists to achieve continuing education credits between license renewal periods. The license renewal period in Louisiana is one year, and renewals must be completed by the license holder’s birthday.
Contact Information for Licensing Board
Louisiana Board of Cosmetology
11622 Sunbelt Court Baton Rouge, LA 70809
Email: [email protected]