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The Mentee Program

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One on One Sessions

Custom curriculum. 1-hour long. Online via Skype. It's a therapy session for your profession!

Cost | $90/Session

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» Getting Started — Breaking into the Makeup Industry
  • Salon
  • Retail
  • Video
  • Bridal
  • Sales
  • Film
  • Celebrities
  • Photography
  • Manufacturing
  • Special Effects
  • Editorial
  • Grooming
  • Television
  • Runway
  • Fashion
  • Makeup Counter
  • Production
  • Agency
  • Location
  • Head-shots
  • Corporate Grooming
  • Live Performance
  • Stage/Theatre
» Career Path Options — A Day in the Life...
  • Salon
  • Retail
  • Video
  • Music
  • Bridal
  • Sales
  • Film
  • Celebrities
  • Photography
  • Manufacturing
  • Special Effects
  • Editorial
  • Grooming
  • Television
  • Runway
  • Fashion
  • Makeup Counter
  • Production
  • Agency
  • Location
  • Head shots
  • Corporate Grooming
  • Live Performance
  • Stage/Theatre
» Financial Education for Makeup Artists
  • Starting a Business
  • Keeping Good Records
  • Taxes for Freelancers
  • Accounting / Invoicing
  • Budgeting
  • Retirement
  • Health Care
  • Insurance Options
» Makeup, Hair and Grooming Kit Assessment
  • Makeup Station Setup
  • Industry Standards
  • Essentials of a Kit
  • Getting Sponsored
  • Pro Memberships
  • Types of Kits
  • Saving Money
  • Discounts
» Tracking, Receiving and Editing Pictures
  • Ethics of Image Owndership Rights
  • Who's Responsible for Retouching?
  • When Photographers Flake
  • Tracking Tear Sheets
  • When to Rash Images
» Identity and Branding for Individuals and Businesses
  • Types of Branding
  • Brand Architecture
  • Brand Management
  • Predicitive Analytics
  • Market Research
  • Private Label
» Attracting and Keeping Clients for Life
  • Who is your Potential Client?
  • How to Pursue Clients
  • Know When You're Not Ready
  • Standing Out, In a Good Way
  • Branding and Marketing Advice
  • Demographic Research by Region
» Portfolio / Reel Evaluation and Editing
  • Image Review and Assessment
  • Constructive Critique
  • Assessment of Skill Level
  • Suggested Changes / Additions
  • Advice on Portfolio/Reel Options
  • Recommended Portfolio & Reel Suppliers
» Guiding Principles of a Great Picture
  • Art Theory and History
  • Elements of a Strong Image
  • Composition, color and Creativity
  • What clients are looking for...
  • What photographers are looking for...
  • What agents are looking for...
» Industry Standards and Set Etiquette
  • Crew Breakdown — Titles & Responsibilities
  • Hierarchy of a Prodcution Crew
  • Who's the Boss?
  • How to Act on Set
  • What's in a Call Sheet?
  • differences in TV, Film, and Photography Sets
» Marketing and Ongoing Promotions
  • Marketing Calendars
  • Industry Research
  • Pursuing Clients
  • Public Relations
  • Relationships
  • Trade Events
  • Politics
» Assisting and Networking Protocol
  • How to successfully pursue professional artists to assist.
  • Set etiquette and professional guidelines.
  • How to assist, wht to do.
  • Learning while assisting.
  • Ethics of assisting
  • Avoiding exploitation
  • Finding a mentor
» How to Build a Strong Portfolio / Reel
  • Guiding principals of a great portfolio.
  • How to build a portfolio.
  • Industry standards and guidelines
  • What's expected in a portfolio?
  • Where to get a portfolio / reel.
  • What's required in a reel?
» How to Test...Successfully
  • What is a Test?
  • Pay or No Pay?
  • TFCD / TFP Rules
  • What to expect on a Test.
  • Pursuing crew and photographers.
  • Tracking and Receiving Prints
» Starting an Enterprise Business in Beauty
  • Developing a Cosmetics Line
  • Private Label Cosmetics
  • Starting a Small Business
  • Opening a Salon or Spa
  • Branding & Identity
  • Financial Options
  • Business Plan

Products
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Services

Everything a Professional Makeup Artist needs..often at Discount. Added a' la carte.

Costs Vary | $100 and up

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» Branding and Company Identity Services
  • Custom Logo / Identity Design
  • In House Graphic Design Team
  • Custom Business Card Design
  • Logo, Letterhead, and Invoice Design
  • Full Ownership of All Artwork Created
  • Business Card Printing at Discounts
» Professional Test Shoot with On-Site Training
  • Genuine Photo Production
  • Professional Photographer
  • Educational Environment
  • Mini Lessons Throughout Shoot
  • Work Alongside Other Mentees
  • Create Multiple Beauty Looks
  • Professional Portfolio Images
» Industry and Business Publications and Books
  • Makeup Career Guides
  • Makeup Artistry Text Books
  • Financial Guidance & Information
  • Industry Magazine Subscriptions
  • Many Items Discounted for Mentees
  • Instructional DVD's and Videos
» Opportunities for Assisting Gigs & Events
  • Referrals from Inquiries
  • Makeup Mentor Sponsored Events
  • Ongoing Promotion of Mentees
  • Assistance Finding Artists to Assist
» Quality, Industry Standard Portfolio
  • Industry Standards and Options
  • How Much Should You Spend?
  • Referrals for Portfolio Companies
» Reel Development, Editing, and Printing
  • In-House Reel Review
  • Assistance Finding AV Crew
  • Referrals for Reel Developers
  • Affordable Options for Beginners
» Professional Fully Stocked Makeup Kits
  • Custom Kit Development
  • Pre-Packed Professional Kits
  • Complete Airbrush Systems
  • Referrals for Discount Programs
» Arrangements for Traning and School
  • Review of Education / Training Options
  • Assessment of Educational Needs
  • How Much Should School Cost?
  • Options for Financial Aid
  • Letter of Recommendation for Mentees
  • Assistance with Selecting a School / Teacher
  • What to Expect from Makeup School / Teacher
» Complete Website Development
  • Design & Function Consulting
  • Discounts for Mentees
  • How Much Should You Pay?
  • What's Involved in Web Design?
  • Referrals for Developers and Programmers

Our Success Stories

Evy Power

Evy Power

Spring Super has been one of the most influential artists in my professional career. Not only was she instrumental in teaching me advanced makeup techniques, she helped me hone in and fine-tune ...

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