WELCOME TO KESAR DESIGNS’ MAKEUP & HAIR EDUCATION

 

Are you looking to kick start your career as makeup artist or hair stylist, to perfect your personal makeup or hair skills or to build and improve upon your existing professional skills?

 

Book your 1 on 1 training course with Kesar Designs today! Kesar Designs' resume spans well over a decade styling South Asian brides, Western brides, editorial, film, television and runway. Kesar has established herself as one of the preeminent bridal stylists in Western Canada and now, following high demand, as an educator focused on creating a community of skilled individuals able to execute technical and creative makeups and hairstyles.

 

Whether you are a beginner or are simply brushing up on your skills, Kesar will teach you the techniques to create today's hottest looks, giving students a thorough insight into the world of makeup and hair artistry. 

 

DAY COURSE


1-on-1 Day Course with Kesar $1000 (6 Hours)

Includes a 6 hour private makeup and/or hair lesson of your choice; perfect for learning personal styling techniques for yourself or as a skills lab for professionals looking to improve their artistry! Students will have a 1 hour lunch break in between their 3 hour morning and 3 hour afternoon sessions.  All styling tools and products will be provided by Kesar but you are more than welcome to bring your own products and tools to use if you prefer.  


EXTENDED COURSES

 

3-DAY PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT HAIR AND/OR MAKEUP COURSE $3750 (18 Hours)
For beginners, styling enthusiasts or stylists who need to improve their skills and build their kit!   Course plan will depend on student's preference to cover 1) makeup, 2) hair, or 3) makeup and hair. 

  • Includes a course pack valued at $1000 MRP including select makeup and/or hair essentials not limited to essential makeup products, brushes, hot hair tools, styling tools, styling products and more! Each student will be assessed individually to ensure their essential products are exactly what they need!

  • If the student wishes to focus 100% on hair, the syllabus and course pack will be adjusted to include only hair tools and products. If the student wishes to focus 100% on makeup, the syllabus and course pack will be adjusted to include only makeup products.

  • Full course itinerary and kits will be provided during the first session. Curriculum will be designed around the student’s skill level

  • 18 hours of private hair class time; this is not a large classroom setting, we work together one on one to get you where you need to be!

  • Scheduled based on student's convenience.

  • Includes 18 hours of training and certificate of completion of training upon successful completion of all required hours.

  • Minimum of 50% tuition due at time of booking, the remainder is due no later than 15 business days prior to the first scheduled session (payments plans available upon request)

  • GST not included.


COMPREHENSIVE MAKEUP COURSE $7500 (40 Hours)
40 hour Makeup course ideal for those students wanting to kick start their career in the beauty industry or artists looking to drastically improve and overhaul their kit! This course is available for Makeup only. If the student wishes to take the 40 hour course covering hair only, please indicate this in your booking request and we will customize the course for you!

 

  • INCLUDES PROFESSIONAL MAKEUP KIT AND BRUSH SET VALUED AT $2500 MSRP comprised of premium brand products only and includes everything you need to take the class and get started in the industry!

  • One student only.

  • Full course itinerary and kits will be provided at your first scheduled session.

  • 40 hours of private makeup class time; this is not a large classroom setting, we work together one on one to get you where you need to be!

  • Scheduled created based on student's convenience in with sessions totaling 40 hours of class time

  • Includes certificate of completion of training upon successful completion of all required hours.

  • Minimum of 25% tuition due at time of booking, the remainder is due no later than 15 business days prior to the first scheduled session (payments plans available upon request)

  • GST not included.
     

COURSE SYLLABUS

  • Hygiene: the first and most important rule of any styling profession

  • Makeup Kit: Full breakdown of the contents of your new kit! How to take care of your kit, product maintenance and organization.

  • Building Up Your New Makeup Kit: How to maintain and stock your new kit with additional items so you can take any clients!

  • Makeup Brushes: Full breakdown of your new brush set! What are they, what do they do and how to take care of your brushes and more.

  • Makeup Process: Makeup order of operations, styling planning and preparation

  • Complexion: Preparing the face, shade selection, color matching, foundation techniques, color correction, concealing, highlight, contour, powder work, glow work, skin smoothing and finishing. For all skin types and colors.

  • HD Makeup: Proper techniques to create HD quality faces

  • Cheeks: Blush, shimmer and glow

  • Brows: Cleanup, shaping, definition and varied brow techniques using an array of available products

  • Eyeshadow: Soft and natural, traditional, matte, smoky, metallic, bridal, extreme, glitter work & cut creases

  • False Lashes: how to apply false lashes including stacking, cuts and individuals.

  • Eyeliner: Pencil, liquid, gel and shadow liner techniques for upper and lower lids and varying levels of drama

  • Lip color: Simple, natural, layering, glam and shaped lips using lip liners, lipsticks, matte lip paints, palettes, glosses and more. Customizing your shades and more!

  • Marketing, Promotion and Customer Service: tips for business, promotion, marketing and customer service

MASTER HAIR & MAKEUP COURSE $9500 (55 Hours)
Kesar's most in depth course, teaching you everything you need to know to become a complete bridal and beauty stylist.  This 55 hour Makeup & Hair course is ideal for those students wanting to become full personal stylists who offer hair, makeup and dressing services. Each session you will style your model(s) head to toe working with Kesar to learn all her tips, tricks and techniques to create the most beautiful results possible!

  • INCLUDES PROFESSIONAL HAIR AND MAKEUP KIT  WITH BRUSH SET VALUED AT $3500 MSRP comprised of premium brand products only and includes everything you need to take the class and get started in the industry!

  • One student only.

  • Full course itinerary and kits will be provided at your first scheduled session.

  • 55 hours of private makeup class time; this is not a large classroom setting, we work together one on one to get you where you need to be!

  • Scheduled created based on student's convenience in with sessions totaling 55 hours of class time

  • Includes certificate of completion of training upon successful completion of all required hours.

  • Minimum of 25% tuition due at time of booking, the remainder is due no later than 20 business days prior to the first scheduled session (payments plans available upon request)

  • GST not included.
     

COURSE SYLLABUS

  • Comprehensive Makeup Course Syllabus will be covered in entirety - see Comprehensive Course Syllabus above for full makeup syllabus details

  • Hair Kit organization

  • Har Kit sanitation

  • Client Booking and Management

  • Hair Design

  • Hair Style Planning

  • Hair Sectioning

  • Hair preparation including: straightening, curling, texturing and more

  • Open hair styling (curls, half up)

  • Closed hair styling (braids and cascades)

  • Up-do styling (various styles from simple to glam)

  • Flower setting

  • Hair Padding

  • Dupatta Pinning & Bridal Dressing

OVERALL COURSE REQUIREMENTS

WHAT YOU'LL NEED

  • Hair/makeup models to work on or high quality hair mannequins (for hair class only) if you do not have a hair model.

  • Hair models should have their makeup done and wear something appropriate to be photographed in for your final images. Please avoid visible bra straps and vibrant colors/patterns.

  • Makeup models should have their hair clean off their face or styled nicely and be wearing something appropriate to be photographed in for your final images

  • Pen & paper for note taking

  • Camera to take your own photos for personal use

  • Everything will be provided for you in class but you can bring your own kits if you have them and would like to use them. For courses that include a Kit, it will be given to the student at their first session.

  • Confidence and a great attitude so we can have lots of fun! All skillsets welcome!


TERMS AND CONDITIONS

  • Students will be scheduled on a first come first served basis

  • All students booking an extended course will be required to attend a pre-course consultation with Kesar to complete their schedule and complete Kesar's Extended Course agreement so they are clear on all course expectations, requirements and terms/conditions.

  • Courses will be customized to suit the student's needs, schedule and skill level.

  • Students will get full use of Kesar Designs' studio space, seating, lighting and will receive final professional images taken by me using my camera equipment.

  • Students are responsible for booking, transporting, feeding and confirming their own models for their classes. IF you are taking this course for personal reasons, you can be your own model. Models are not required for your first two 4 hour sessions.

  • Tuition fees are non-refundable and non-transferable

  • Payment plans available upon request

  • Payment types accepted: Interac e-Transfer to bookings@kesardesigns.com and All Major Credit Cards with an additional 3% processing fee added.  Cash and bank draft are also permitted.

  • Full payment for any course must be cleared prior to the first scheduled session.

  • For DAY COURSES full payment must be cleared no later than 5 business days before the date of the scheduled session

  • FOR EXTENDED COURSES full payment must be cleared minimum 20 business days before the first scheduled session to allow for receipt of kit shipments.
    If full payment is not cleared within the required days prior to your first scheduled session, you will lose your place in the course and your initial tuition payment will not be refunded

  • If you fail to attend any/all sessions, your tuition will not be refunded. Course time may be rescheduled if needed and 72 hours-notice is required for reschedules.
    You are responsible for your own and your model's transportation to and from the course location as well as all snacks/meals

  • Kesar Designs takes no responsibility for any lost or stolen items. Students are asked to look after their belongings at all times and ensure they leave with what they brought with them.

  • Students and models are expected to arrive 15 minutes prior to their session's start time to ensure that courses start on time and the day runs smoothly

  • Kesar Designs reserves the right to disqualify any student from her course for negligence, lack of learning ethics, physically or verbally abusive behavior theft of goods and/or disruption of valuable teaching time

  • No refunds will be provided if disqualified from the course

  • Student agrees to complete all hours of their scheduled training course to receive certificate of completion.

  • Student understands that certificates may or may not be accepted by makeup brands for the purposes of professional certification. These are considered private skill development courses and Kesar Designs is not an accredited makeup school. Taking any course with Kesar Designs DOES NOT permit the student to call themselves "Kesar Designs Certified" or "Certified" or any similar term thereof. Professional Makeup or Hair Certification can only be obtained through an accredited University, College, Makeup or Hair Program with a minimum training requirement of 400+ hours or similar level of practical experience in the field.

  • Student agrees to fully credit Kesar Designs on all social media platforms on images uploaded from the course both during and after the course has been completed

  • Student agrees to leave feedback for Kesar Designs on your social media posts

  • Student agrees not to disclose trade secrets with any third party

  • Student agrees to fully comply with the terms and conditions as stated above.

Experience the preeminent Indian and South Asian bridal and non bridal makeup artistry and hair styling in Calgary, Alberta. Professional service, flawless results.