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5 Days Asian Bridal Hair and Makeup Course  

Accredited, insurable and certified
Wedding Make up

Guilds of Beauty Therapist


Timings are 10 am - 4.30pm 

Location- Unit H, 2- 6 Fowler Road, Hainault Business Park, Ilford, London,



Accredited Guilds of Beauty Therapist Certificate,  Professional Standards Certificate, Asian Bridal Makeup Certificate and Hairstyling Certificate. 

Free 25pc Brush kit and Free Hair kit (Worth £200)

Includes Free professional photoshoot with outfits, jewellery, styling, model for exam day, photography and all images sent over by online transfer (Worth £1600)*t&c. Free 25pc Brush kit and Free Hair kit (Worth £200). 

Learn the art of bridal makeup and how to apply it skillfully to a bride to be at the Farah Syed Makeup Training Academy. Farah Syed is a well known recognised makeup artist with extensive experience and is renowned for her creativity in Bridal Hair, Make-up and Photography. Train only from the best. 


Learn step by step how to create up do bridal hairstyles and makeup to suit a range of bridal functions from Mendhi/Civil/ Indian Contemporary/ Pakistani / Bengali bridal looks. 

We have a retouching services should you need to retouch the best of your images at an additional charge. 

entry requirements


No previous experience, however should come with commitment, passion,

dedication and eager to learn!


More about the course

Guild accredited courses are trusted and accepted throughout the industry and recognised for their content and delivery. The Guild are the biggest professional beauty trade body in the UK and the largest insurance provider.

Day 1:  We will go through product information and brushes.

We kick off Day 1 with a dynamic start! Our agenda includes comprehensive tutorials on Civil, and Mehndi makeup looks—all skillfully demonstrated by Farah. Throughout these sessions, Farah will walk you through the essential product knowledge and application techniques needed to craft each look, providing step-by-step guidance. (Learn how to do a consultation, skin analysis, skin prep, foundation application to suit each skin type, eye shadow application, master how to blend eye shadow, line the eyes perfectly, contouring the face to create definition, highlighting, eyelash application, how to shape the lips and fill eyebrows).

As part of your enrollment, a complete set of makeup brushes awaits you. Consider this set both a practical tool for the course and a welcoming gift to the Academy. These brushes are intended for your professional kit and will be in use throughout the program. It's your responsibility to ensure their cleanliness at the end of each day and to bring them along for each session. A training manual will be supplied, offering detailed step by step instructions and it has treasures of tips and tricks. (beginner level)

Upon mastering each look through the guidance of the demonstrations, you'll actively recreate them using the provided products and tools. Our focus is on assessing and refining your skills and techniques, ensuring you achieve a top-tier standard in both application and finish before progressing. For optimal learning time, you have the flexibility to bring your own model for the day, or we can arrange a model for you at an additional cost of £50 per day.

Day 2: Learn how to create a Traditional Indian wedding day look followed by a Pakistani Wedding Look to include smokey eyes and glitter application. (medium level)

Master the art of crafting a contemporary Indian wedding day look, progressing seamlessly to a traditional Pakistani wedding look with an emphasis on medium-level skills. Here's a glimpse into what you'll learn:

  1. Contemporary Indian Wedding Day Look:

    • Foundation and Base: Achieve a flawless base tailored to Indian wedding aesthetics, considering longevity and photography.

    • Eye Makeup: Explore intricate eye makeup techniques, emphasizing traditional colors and designs.

    • Lip Artistry: Learn to balance and complement the overall look with a focus on lip color and contouring.

    • Blending Techniques: Hone your blending skills to seamlessly merge colors and textures, creating a harmonious finish.

  2. Pakistani Wedding Look with Smokey Eyes and Glitter Application:

    • Smokey Eyes Mastery: Dive into the world of smokey eyes, understanding various techniques to adapt to Pakistani wedding styles.

    • Glitter Application: Explore the art of incorporating glitter for a touch of glamour, understanding placement and intensity.

    • Color Coordination: Learn to harmonize colors for both traditional and contemporary Pakistani wedding aesthetics.

    • Detailing and Precision: Focus on intricate detailing, ensuring precision in application for a polished and professional outcome.

Throughout the training, you'll be guided step by step, building on your existing skills to achieve a medium-level proficiency. Emphasis will be placed on cultural nuances, ensuring your ability to cater to diverse wedding makeup requests. Practical sessions will provide hands-on experience, allowing you to grasp the techniques effectively. By the end, you'll have the confidence and expertise to create stunning contemporary Indian and traditional Pakistani wedding looks, complete with smokey eyes and glitter application.

Day 3: Embark on an advanced journey to master a high-level makeup look suitable for party clients, Arabic-themed events, or receptions. This comprehensive training will cover the intricacies of smokey eyes, diverse glitter application, cut crease eye makeup, and the art of a double-winged liner. Here's an overview of what you'll learn:

  1. Smokey Eyes Mastery:

    • Color Selection and Blending: Explore a wide range of colors and learn advanced blending techniques to achieve a seamless and gradient smokey eye effect.

    • Intensifying Depth: Understand how to intensify the depth of the smokey eye, tailoring it to different eye shapes for a dramatic impact.

    • Transition Shades: Master the use of transition shades to ensure a smooth transition between colors and a polished finish.

  2. Diverse Glitter Application: Learn a different glitter application technique.​

  3. Cut Crease Eye Makeup:

    • Precision Cut Crease: Develop advanced skills in creating a sharp and precise cut crease, emphasizing eye definition and enhancing lid space.

    • Blending with Cut Crease: Learn to seamlessly blend eyeshadow with a cut crease, achieving a seamless transition between colors.

  4. Double-Winged Liner Artistry:

    • Symmetry and Precision: Master the art of creating symmetrical double-winged liners with precision, enhancing the eyes for a bold and glamorous look.

    • Customization for Eye Shape: Adapt the double-winged liner technique to different eye shapes for a tailored and flattering outcome.

Throughout the training, practical sessions will allow you to refine these advanced techniques under expert guidance. The goal is to empower you with the skills needed to create a sophisticated and high-impact makeup look, ideal for parties, Arabic-themed events, or reception celebrations. By the end of the program, you'll be equipped to deliver intricate and glamorous makeup that captivates and impresses.


Day 4: Delve into the world of intricate hairstyling with a focus on Bridal Hair Updos and Party Hair Updos. This comprehensive training covers traditional and modern styles, including the Hair Bun, Reception/civil ceremony hair, using hair pieces, the Modern Mehndi Braid, and if time permits a Side Bun. We will look at how to pin one style of dupatta setting. Additionally, gain valuable insights into setting up your own business as a makeup artist. Here's an overview of what you'll learn:

  1. Bridal / Party Hair Styles:

    • Traditional Hair Bun: Master the classic bridal hair bun, focusing on elegance, symmetry, and secure styling.

    • Maximum volumised hair down do: Learn to create a timeless hairstyle, combining sophistication with a touch of modern flair.

    • Hair Pieces Integration: Understand the art of incorporating hair pieces for added volume, length, or embellishment, ensuring a seamless and natural look.

    • Modern Mehndi Braid: Explore contemporary bridal styles with the Modern Mehndi Braid, incorporating intricate braiding techniques.​


      ​Time permitting we will do a side bun, or perhaps Farah will do the demo for a side bun.

      Dupatta Pinning: Master the skill of securing and styling dupattas, ensuring they complement the overall hairstyle and bridal attire.​
  2. Business Discussion:

    • Setting Up Your Business: Receive practical advice on what Farah did over the years to advertise herself so clients would book her. 

    • Success Tips: Benefit from hints and tips shared by the instructor on how to navigate the competitive field and achieve success as a makeup artist.

    • Client Interaction: Learn effective communication techniques for client consultations, understanding their needs, and building lasting relationships.

Through hands-on practical sessions and insightful discussions, you'll develop the skills needed to create exquisite bridal and party hair updos. Simultaneously, the business discussion will equip you with the knowledge and confidence to establish and grow your makeup artistry business successfully. By the end of the program, you'll be well-prepared to offer a comprehensive range of hairstyling services and manage the business aspects of your makeup artistry career.


Day 5: We will provide you with a professional model, outfits and jewellery to help make your looks real. Immerse yourself in the exciting process of portfolio building and a professional photoshoot, a crucial aspect of your makeup artistry journey. During this session, you'll have the opportunity to create distinct Bridal looks, and the successful completion of a minimum of 2 looks is required to pass the course. Here's a breakdown of what you can expect:

  1. Creation of Bridal Looks:

    • Freedom of Expression: Showcase your creativity by designing any Bridal look of your choice. This allows you to demonstrate your versatility and artistic flair.

    • Stylist Collaboration: Collaborate with a stylist, whether it's Farah Syed herself or another seasoned professional. Work closely to ensure seamless coordination of bridal styling, including Dupatta and jewelry setting.

    • Observational Learning: Hover behind the stylist to gain deeper insights into the intricacies of bridal styling, understanding the nuances that contribute to a flawless overall appearance.

  2. Photoshoot Session:

    • Professional Setup: Experience a professional photoshoot setup, complete with lighting, backgrounds, and high-quality equipment to capture your work at its best.

    • Multiple Looks: Aim to create a minimum of 2 unique bridal looks during the photoshoot, showcasing your skill in diverse styles.

    • Direction and Assistance: Benefit from the guidance of the photographer and the stylist to ensure that your makeup translates well on camera, capturing the essence of each look.

  3. Image Delivery:

    • Online Image Access: Receive all images via an online platform for your convenience, allowing you to review and select the best shots for your portfolio.

    • Retouched Images (Optional): Optionally, opt for professionally retouched images at high definition files for an additional touch of polish in your portfolio building.

This hands-on experience not only adds valuable content to your portfolio but also provides an invaluable opportunity for collaborative learning and improvement. The photoshoot, combined with the expertise of the stylist, contributes to a holistic understanding of the bridal styling process. By the end of this session, you'll have a collection of professionally captured images that showcase your skills and contribute to the enhancement of your growing portfolio.

For confident students who wish to create more looks, we have other upgraded options, do contact for details.

You will be taught by Farah Syed herself - Guilds of Beauty Therapist Lecture.


  1. Full Accreditation: Receive a certificate from The Guild of Beauty Therapists, ensuring your training is recognised and endorsed by beauty industry professionals. 

  2. 134 page manual created by Farah Syed Makeup Artist herself- with all the tips and tricks included. Plus a 200+ page manual from Guilds of Beauty Therapists

  3. CPD Points: Beauty therapists can earn 26 CPD points, enhancing professional development and recognition in the field.

  4. Comprehensive Training: Our program combines theoretical knowledge with hands-on practical training, ensuring a well-rounded learning experience.

  5. Teaching you step by step makeup application.

  6. Fantastic after care work experience.

  7. All industry products will be provided throughout the duration of your course.

  8. Tailored Makeup Techniques: Learn detailed makeup techniques for the most sought-after looks, meeting the preferences of our diverse clientele.

  9. Small group for maximum learning.

  10. Online Theory Work- Access to your Guilds of Beauty Therapist account to complete your theory work.

  11. Professional Portfolio: Build a portfolio with high-quality images showcasing your skills, providing a powerful tool for impressing potential clients. Our professional photoshoot includes hire of outfits, jewellery, styling, model for exam day, photography (Worth £1600)

  12. Full Practical Experience -Hands on course

  13. Hair Training: Delve into in-depth hair training, including application techniques with hair extensions, expanding your skill set and service offerings.

  14. Industry leader in Asian Bridal Hair and Makeup with over 19 years of experience

  15. Product Expertise: Gain extensive product knowledge, empowering you to make informed choices and recommendations.

  16. Business and Marketing Support: Receive training and advice on the business and marketing aspects of the beauty industry, setting you up for success in your career.

  17. Makeup Kit List: Benefit from a provided makeup kit list, ensuring you have the essential tools and products to kickstart your professional journey.

  18. Discount on Makeup Brands.

  19. Free 29pc Brush kit (worth £100)

  20. Free Hair kit (worth £150).

  21. Flexible Payment Plans: We understand your budget constraints; hence, we offer flexible payment plans to accommodate a variety of financial situations. Choose a plan that suits you and invest in your future with confidence.

The payment option for Paypal payment includes at £60 admin fee, therefore choose

the debit card option to avoid the fees.


Behind the scenes

Some clips to see behind the scenes on what our students produced during the 5 Days Hair and Makeup Course.

Check out what our student's produced in their portfolio days

Check out what our student's produced on final day

Check out what our student's produced so effortlessly

on Day 4 of the course. 



If interested in the BUY NOW PAY IN 3 MONTHS INTEREST FREE option please follow the link below.

This is subject to credit check and status. You must be over 18 years old, resident of UK. All credit is subject to status and credit checks and only will be eligible to some.

**This option for pay later involves a £60 admin charge.

If wanting to pay through this option then an invoice will be sent to you.

One proof of ID such as Passport or Driving license and one proof of address such as Bank statement/ Utility Bill/ Phone Bill required for registration. To secure your place the deposit will need to be paid prior to ensure there is availability as spaces for the course are very limited and will be full by this date. 

What courses can I do after this course?

General Data Protection Regulation

Health & Safety

Marketing Your Business

Social Media for Salon Businesses

Starting and Marketing Your Business

Successful Retailing 

*Group bookings over 3 students.Otherwise we will do everything in house.

Guilds accredited training
bridal make up

Where We Are

The sat nav takes you to the middle of the Fowler road, follow the road till you reach the corner of Fowler Road and Roebuck road. We are conveniently located on the corner building with ample free car parking.

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