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Permanent make-up courses

Makeup Alternatives Courses

Basic Permanent Make-Up Training Course

Are you looking for a lucrative career that allows you to be your boss and set your own hours? Do you love make-up and it’s transformative power? Are you a people person who truly loves to connect with others? If you are a talented make-up artist, or have experience in fine arts, a career in cosmetic tattooing could provide an exciting opportunity to explore entrepreneurship in the beauty space! Enrolling in the Beauty Art Academy will not only teach you how to create beautiful permanent makeup with the exclusive Softap Hand Method™, we will also provide the following support:

  • One-on-one training with Karma Vieira, founder of the Beauty Art Academy, and a successful permanent makeup artist for over 20 years.
  • Become a highly skilled, and thoroughly trained technician with over 6 months of intensive instruction.
  • Learn the exclusive Softap Hand Method™, considered to be one of the safest and gentlest forms of micropigmentation.
  • Receive extended support from Karma Vieira with supervision and guidance during the first 10 procedures.
  • Get all of the information you need to legally set up your new business, from licensing, regulations, and release forms.
  • Get templates for consent forms, and post care instructions as well as supplier information for pigment and needles.
  • Receive insider tips on building a client base, scheduling, marketing, and growing your business.

  • 6 month program consisting of 3 months of shadowing and practice, and 3 months of supervised tattoo instruction on live models (student must provide model).
  • Receive in depth training on utilizing Softap™ needles, tattoo pigment customization, and color theory.
  • Supplies for at-home practice such as needles, pigment and imitation skin pad are provided.
  • Full training on the proper protocol for sterilization and sanitation as mandated by the LA County Health Department.
  • Specific tutoring to ensure each student passes the Blood Born Pathogen Exam.
  • Final exam, certification by the Beauty Art Academy, and extended support ensure you are ready to take on new clients upon graduating!
To learn the exclusive Softap™ Hand Method of cosmetic tattooing and jumpstart your career, click below!

Students Testimonials

Basic Permanent Make-Up Training Course

“Out of any class I have ever taken I am fully confident and completely prepared to start working at my new business. I am so incredibly happy with everything that I have learned and the knowledge I have to use from here on out. Karma is truly the best and I am so thankful to have studied with you.”
Errin Sakakini, lash extension specialist


“Karma is the most thorough teacher leaving nothing out so you are a safe well trained permanent makeup artist.”
Donna Cicatelli, professional makeup Artist


“This experience has been wonderful. Karma is an amazing teacher. She is thorough in her explanations. She gives examples to explain tough techniques and concepts. She allows room for your own creativity and she encourages her students to create their own style.”
Sona Andonian, school teacher

To enroll please contact us

Address:19458 Ventura Blvd. Tarzana, CA 91356


Phone:(818) 345 - 7844