Veronica is delighted to announce that participation in the MAKUP Academy Intensive Set Ready course can now be funded by a Professional and Career Development Loan (PCDL). Professional and Career Development Loans are bank loans to pay for courses and training that help with your career or help get you into work. The MAKUP […]

I have had a busy month, helping to supervise “inserts”* for a family favourite film to be released next year. It was great to have some of my graduates with me, acting as lead trainees and trainees – well done to Kara McAleer, Daisy May and Nancy Lloyd. It was great fun, relaxed and enjoyable – however […]

At the end of our latest course all the students took part in a portfolio shoot with a professional photographer. Iulia David is a London based photographer specialising in editorial, commercial  fashion and beauty portrait photography.  Iulia says “born in a family of artists I have always been surrounded by art and curious in knowing the latest trends. […]

  We are delighted to have been nominated as a finalist in the first ever Official Makeup Awards, celebrating the best in the makeup industry. Visit the website to find out more: thebeautyindustryawards. #Makeup #Awards #BeautyIndustryAwards #MakeupAwards

  Veronica shares her latest news: “Guess which press junket I did recently for my lovely friend and very talented actor, Paul Bettany? Yes – ‘Avengers Infinity War‘! The lovely Paul asked me to do “grooming” as they call it on the press junket. I have to admit, it is not hard work – two days […]

At the end of last year WhatsOn Guide teamed up with The MAKUP Academy to run a hugely popular competition. In December the winners were announced and recently the lucky pair received their prize! Sam Allen and Holly Lawton joined Veronica McAleer at the Academy for a ‘taster day’ of bespoke makeup training and tales of life […]