Learn how to do makeup at home with our in-depth online courses

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The Complete Makeup Course

Learn how to flawlessly apply every element of your makeup with our all-inclusive program. Get instant access to over 90 guided video lessons when you enroll. No driving to workshops, no babysitters required, simply learn new makeup skills from the comfort of your home.


The Perfect Base

Find out how to create flawless looking skin with our complete guide to the perfect base. Get instant access to over 50 professional makeup video lessons and learn techniques in seamless foundation application, modern contouring & highlighting, colour correction and much more.

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Makeup for Eyes, Lips & Brows

Learn modern makeup techniques for eyes, lips and brows in this fun and in-depth course. Get instant access to our eyeshadow demos, eyeliner workshops, brow tutorials, lash lessons and more when you enroll. You will learn how to create flattering makeup looks for your individual features.


Colour Theory in Makeup

Learn how to identify your own undertone and colouring, discover what colours actually suit you, and how to create flattering looks that will enhance your eye, skin and hair colour. You'll also get access to our Concealing & Colour Correction lessons, where you'll learn how to use colour theory to effortlessly camouflage unwanted pigmentation and blemishes on your skin.

What Is The Online Makeup School?

The Online Makeup School is a premier online learning institution that teaches you how to do makeup with practical and easy to follow online makeup courses. We aim to inspire and empower you to develop new skills and confidence in applying your own makeup. Whether you’re a complete beginner or a beauty guru, learn how to do makeup at home with our range of courses that cater to all skill levels.



Whether you’re a total beginner wanting to learn makeup skills or a fully-fledged beauty expert, our online courses are for anyone that wants to learn how to apply their own makeup flawlessly. We teach you the 'why' behind makeup techniques to help you understand what flatters your face. Whether you are completely new to the world of makeup or want to level up and learn new skills, our makeup classes will help you become a beauty pro in no time. If you want to learn how to apply makeup in Melbourne, Sydney, London or New York, our online classes can be taken anywhere, and have been designed to improve your own personal makeup application. We will teach you how to do self-makeup for parties and other fun events.


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Once enrolled in a course, you will have immediate access to all of the content, allowing you to complete it at your own pace and in your own time. The training is broken down into modules and short lessons which consist of easy-to-follow videos, product resources and digital downloads. All of the training is online, contained in the private member only site. You are automatically guided through the program and your progress is logged so that you can log out at any time without worrying about losing your place. You can also go back and re-watch any of the videos as often as you like, you are in control of how you learn!

We also have a private facebook group where students can chat with our tutors and interact with other members.

Our Tutors


Michelle Wong

Michelle is a science educator and skincare writer with a PhD in chemistry, based in Sydney, Australia. Michelle started her blog,  Lab Muffin Beauty Science because she was frustrated that the beauty blogosphere didn’t have enough easy-to-understand explanations of the science behind beauty products. Michelle firmly believes that anyone can understand the science behind skincare and beauty and has developed a unique way of making the most complicated science, easy to understand. 

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Sharon Farrell

Founder of The Online Makeup School, Sharon has over 12 years of experience as a makeup artist and another 7 sharing educational content about makeup and beauty through her YouTube channel and Blog, 'Sharon The Makeup Artist'. Sharon's believes anyone can be great at applying their own makeup, it just takes practice, patience and an understanding of why some things look good and some things don't. 


Rachael Brooke 

One of Australia’s leading makeup artists, Rachael Brook has over a decade of experience working with Australia’s highest-profile celebrities, supermodels, lifestyle magazines and fashion and beauty brands. Trained under makeup icon, Rae Morris, Rachael is one of Australia's most in-demand artists with a speciality in beautiful glowing skin. 

Money Back Guarantee

With our (frankly crazy) 30 day, no-questions-asked money back guarantee, (that means we’ll refund you for whatever reason within the first 30 days after purchase), there really is nothing to lose. Click below to find the right course for you.

Why Pay For An Online Course

when you could just watch free tutorials on YouTube?

YouTube is great, don't get us wrong - it’s where our founder has been uploading content and educating her community for years. It’s possible to learn a lot from YouTube but most of the time, the basic makeup steps aren’t covered.

With our in-depth courses, you'll learn just about every technique for applying makeup from beginner to expert level. We go right back to the beginning and show you the basics, then build on each lesson with more and more advancing skills.

Our courses equip you with relevant and up to date information delivered in the optimal order to effortlessly learn. Everything is beautifully laid out in one place and you are automatically guided through the program.

We guarantee that you will learn something new and with our crazy 30 day no-questions-asked money back guarantee, you can get a full refund if don’t.