Industry Mentorship Program

One of the most prestigious opportunities our makeup academy offers our graduates is the chance to work closely with some of Hollywood’s top tier industry artist. Through the Industry Mentorship Program, CMS’s most talented graduates are selected to work for, up to, a 3 month long paid mentorship program alongside distinguished industry professionals such as Ve Neill, Bill Corso, and Howard Berger, learning the ins and outs of the makeup industry through hands on experiences and mentorship.

Howard Berger Instagram post about mentee Brandi Morris Kjarsgard


The Industry Mentorship Program not only allows CMS graduates the opportunity to gain invaluable makeup industry experience, but offers a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for new artist to gain insight from the most seasoned makeup industry professionals.

Professional makeup academy mentors include, but aren’t limited to:

Ve Neill: A Star Is Born (2018), LBJ (2016), and The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 (2015)
Howard Berger: Legion (TV Series), The Walking Dead (TV Series), and Transformers: The Last Knight (2017)
Bill Corso: The Cloverfield Paradox (2018), Bladerunner 2049 (2017), and Deadpool (2016, 2018)
Chris Nelson: Avengers: End Game (2019), Captain Marvel (2019), and Halloween (2018)