Hair & Make up Academies


The Lipstick and Curls hair and make up academies are guaranteed to elevate your skills whether you’re a novice, a dabbler, or vintage beauty queen .

The  hair course covers: (1 full day course)

Setting and Pin Curling 

Pin curls are the basis of every vintage style from the 20’s onwards and a great place to start your session. You will be looking at different ways to pin curl the hair, by applying your skills to various hair types and length. Amanda will share her tips and tricks to ensure you understand the importance of this process.

Victory Rolls, Up do's, Beehive, Pleats, Rolls and Twists

The Victory Roll is a key style of the 1940’s and compliments any set. Amanda will show you different ways of rolling, twisting and pleating your hair, then be on hand to help you recreate the look in a way that works best for you. We will also look at key styles that defined the decades and how to achieve these styles yourself. Finishing touches to your style, at this stage you are guaranteed to feel more confident with your vintage styling techniques. This is your chance to be really creative, with Amanda on hand to guide you!

The vintage make up course covers: (Half day or evening course)

A historical view of make up and trends through the decades and how this has influenced modern styling. We will look at colours to suit each individual complexion and key looks including, red lipstick, smokey eyes, highlighting and shading, liquid liner and shaping a filling in the brow.

We also offer private one to one tutorial please email for more information.

Price Guide

Day Workshop with lunch and drinks £120
Evening sessions £50

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