This class covers the fundamentals of airbrush makeup application and techniques. Students will learn airbrushing skills applicable to beauty, high-fashion and special events work. The class focuses on creating elaborate fantasy looks with a polished final appearance.

Airbrush Makeup Tuition

Airbrush Makeup Tuition

Lab Fee




*CMS Materials (suggested)




Materials are required for class. Students are welcome to purchase pre-packaged makeup kits from Cinema Makeup School or may choose to put together a makeup kit on their own.

Click through the makeup kits below to see required materials.
Beauty Makeup Kit / Supplemental Airbrush Kit+

+ required without purchase of beauty kit

Makeup Case
Zuca Sports Makeup Case
Brush Set
Brush Roll
Taut Liquid Facial Cleanser
NYX Foundation (4)
NYX Foundation Mixer (3)
NYX Jar Concealer
NYX 3C Palette
Hand Sanitizer
Brush Cleaner
Hair Clips (4)
Bottle Caps (4)
99% Alcohol 6 oz
Eyelash Curler
Ben Nye Aqua Colors
False Eyelashes (6)
Eyebrow Pencils (4)
NYX Lip Pencils (7)
NYX Eye Pencils
Pencil Sharpener
Flat Spatula
Metal Palette
NYX Mega Lip Gloss
NYX Black Eyeliner
NYX Mascara
Disposable Mascara Wands
Taut Brow Control
Small Scissors
Eyebrow Tweezers
Metal Cups
Kryolan Concealer Palete
Face Moistened Tissue
Lipstick Palette (3)
NYX Glitter Primer
Glitter (5) Rose, Silver, Gold, Ice, Blue
Crème Foundation Pot (8)
Ben Nye Cream color (5)
Invisible Matte Finishing Powder
Blusher Palette
Eye Shadow Palette (2)
Translucent Powder (2)
Set Bag
Makeup Sponges (2)
Powder Puffs (10)
Lipgloss Palettes
Contour Palettes
Hair Comb Set
Small Cape
Spray Bottle
Makeup Book
Color Theory Book/Color Wheel
Disposable Palette
CMS Shirt

For students who choose to take High Fashion without purchasing a Beauty Makeup kit, the following supplemental materials are required.

Paasche H Airbrush Set
Airbrush Holder

Airbrush Makeup Class Duration



1 Week40 Clock HoursMon – Fri



This class is included in the Master Makeup Diploma Program and the High Fashion Photographic Makeup Program. There are no prerequisites. “Daytime” and “Evening” classes are the same number of total instructional hours.



January 7, 2020 – August 2, 2020

January 28, 2020 – August 23, 2020


Students who enroll in the Master Makeup Program will complete courses in Airbrush Makeup.


As well as these following 5 classes in Beauty MakeupPhotographic HairstylingCharacter MakeupProsthetic Makeup, and Special Makeup Effects.


While materials are required for class, students are welcome to purchase makeup kits directly from Cinema Makeup School or may choose to put together a makeup kit on their own. Below are the makeup kits and supplies needed for this program.

Airbrush Kit


Cinema Makeup School has over 10,000 sq. ft. of space including classrooms, labs, computer lab, library and resource center. With a kitchen as well, it’s the perfect space for you to settle in and learn the skills you’ll need for the rest of your career. As a graduate of CMS, you’re always welcome back to use our work space for your personal projects – a Hollywood studio equipped with many of the tools you’ll need to succeed.



The CMS campus is located in the epicenter of the entertainment world. With close ties to the industry, our graduates have a world of opportunity at their fingertips. Our honors programs are designed to get grads connected to the top Makeup Department Heads in the industry.

Industry Mentorship  |  Protege Lab Internship  |  CMS Apprenticeship


The path you take is up to you – are you ready to take the first step? We’re happy to help you with the entire admissions process. To see more details, visit our Admissions Page. But if are you ready to begin…