When you think of going to beauty school, does your mind just stop at the thought of working at a salon or spa? There’s so many more opportunities that you probably don’t think about. One being that you can become a celebrity hairdresser or makeup artist. You might not also know that John Amico himself is a celebrity hairdresser with over 50 years of experience.

Let’s just focus on the makeup for now. Do you want to do celebrity hair or makeup, giving them signature looks? Or are you interested in doing special effects makeup in movies such as ‘Avatar’ or ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ or the Marvel franchise?

No matter what kind of makeup you decide you want to do, to become a Professional Makeup Artist, you need to first get your foundation education at a cosmetology school that offers an Esthetics Program. Which means you have to find the best beauty school near you. You’ll learn all the skincare and makeup basics that you need before moving on to a special effects/prosthetics program.

The John Amico School of Hair Design is one of the best esthetics schools in Illinois. You can graduate from our program in as little as six months! Many of our graduates have gone on to work with celebrities and musicians, both here in Chicago and in Hollywood and New York. Want more info? Text the word, ‘STAR’ to 708-631-2521 (Oak Forest) or click here: