Ve Neill assisting Joel Harlow for his makeup on Bootstrap Bill

Legends Makeup Academy – honoring the makeup legends of the past and today while training the legends of tomorrow. We are the next evolution in film and television makeup education.

LMA provides the highest level of makeup instruction to aspiring and working makeup artists alike. We focus on in-person hands-on training in our classrooms, utilizing the most up-to-date materials, technology and techniques taught by some of the most renowned artists in their field.

Ve Neill working on Elizabeth Banks for Hunger Games series

Ve Neill working on Elizabeth Banks for Hunger Games series

Our unique and carefully crafted educational philosophy is based around focused sessions, allowing you to choose what skills you’d like to target in a timely and professional manner. Keeping our classes small and intimate, which allows for the most effective training environment, we will also be requiring portfolio review for entry for many of our more advanced focus classes.

Lee Joyner sculpting Joyner Studio's "King Cthlulhu"

Lee Joyner sculpting Joyner Studio’s “King Cthlulhu”

LMA’s industry proven and award winning directors bring their decades of industry knowledge, makeup education, industry material knowledge and artistic talents to create a unique and all-encompassing experience. Upon viewing the makeup education field, we determined there was a need for a more targeted, ethical and fulfilling return on your makeup education investment.

Thank you for considering Legends Makeup Academy!


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Class announcements to come soon! Please fill out the short questionnaire below in order to give us your valuable thoughts and feedback on which classes you’d like to take and if you’d like to be placed on our waiting list for class announcements.

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