Do you dream of being a part of a makeup team, a career in the movies, or having your own business ?

Working on:

  • Runway/Designer Fashion Shows
  • Photography
  • Model/Agency
  • Magazine/Editorial
  • Bridal/Weddings
  • Client/Lessons
  • Film/Movies Journeyman Makeup Artist Non-Union
  • Union Makeup Artist
  • Video/Music
  • Commercial/Advertisement
  • Cosmetic Brand/Consultant
  • Freelance/Entrepreneur

If you answered yes, to any of these choices, then you have found the right place to prepare you for all of them.


A unique experience is given to makeup artist who yearn for a mentor with a resume in the fashion and beauty industry they would be proud to call their own.

Learn more about Lebec DeWeese click here to see her Professional Portfolio.


lebec makeup atelier

211 W. Emporia Street 

Ontario, CA 91762

Loft 402

Business Cell Text or Call (909) 702-0902

LMA ( lebec makeup atelier ) is a small makeup studio space,  so what we lack in size and square footage, we make up for in the development and mentor ship in THE ART OF MAKEUP  we cater to the beginner to the advanced makeup artist.


INTERVIEW:  Please do not be shy! After all you need to step out of your comfort zone and see what is POSSIBLE in a beauty & fashion career of the ART of MAKEUP!  

Meet Lebec,  the sole educator/instructor/mentor who will answer any questions good or bad about the pro’s & con’s of being a MAKEUP ARTIST !!  

Text or call Lebec 909-702-0902 leave your name and return phone number to set up a day & time to discuss all options. 

INTERNSHIP & JOB EXPERIENCE:  Let’s be real your learning begins from the first contact with Lebec,   a career professional in the Art of beauty & the fashion industry.  Lebec, is no stranger to life and welcomes all to her studio for a private personalized training program cater to needs of the individual STUDENT.  Learn more about Lebec  click here

SCHEDULE: Create a custom schedule that allows freedom to keep balance between a day job or other prior commitments while training.

STUDENTS: 1 to 4 Artist/Students per level – This ensures an exclusive and personal learning experience.  After all student/s complete the Theory portion they will be merged with the current hands on students.

PORTFOLIO BUILDING: All students receive via email before, during and after photographs of their daily training session. Students will be able to study their progress from the start of their training to the Final Photo Shoot and Certification Day.

WE ACCEPTED:  Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover (credit cards are subject to a processing fee which will be added)  Cash, Cashier Checks.


SPECIAL ASSISTANCE PAYMENT OPTIONS –  This is available for students who are low-income and meet the criteria for acceptance in LMA makeup artistry training programs.   A payment agreement will be arranged at the time of enrollment.  Absolutely No One is turned away from an opportunity to learn from our LMA Programs.






COURSE DURATION: 5 – 6 months – 84 Hours

TRAINING FEE: $3,100.00

  • PROFESSIONAL MAKEUP KIT is included in the Training Fee and will be the lebec makeup atelier/LMA Products and Brush Set. Plus Ben Nye FX Special Effects mini kit.

PAYMENT PLAN OPTIONS Registration Fee: $625.00 NON-REFUNDABLE will be applied to Training Fee due on Orientation Day.

  • Option 1:  Weekly payment plan due every Friday, $123.75 ( 20 Week Plan) Total Amount Paid $2,475.00.
  • Option 2:  Monthly payment plan due every 1st of the month, $495.00 ( 5 Month Plan) Total Amount Paid $2,475.00.
  • Low Income Students who qualify for reduced payment options. Allowing for more time to pay the training fee with a preset payment arrangement.

LATE FEE:  All students are subject to applied late fee for delinquent payments and are responsible to notify Lebec prior to occurrences and our subject to rules and regulations agreement.
30 days 5%
60 days 10%


1 Day Week – 4 hour session

2 Days Per Week – 4 hours session.


  1. Orientation Day (4 Hour) – Course Syllabus
  2. Theory (20 Hours) – 4 to 5 day in-depth theory lecture and note taking.
  3. Training Hours (40 Hours) Hands on face model makeup applications.
  4. Field Work (20 Hours) Out of Studio Hands on Makeup Applications

COURSE DESCRIPTION: Student/s will learn a clean beauty makeup application and develop the stages as they advance their skills to a glamour makeup application. As well as gain knowledge and experience session hair styling in order to complete a full service for their client or model. This program is equivalent to any Journeyman Makeup Artistry Program offered for working as a non-union makeup artist for film and television. And will prepare a makeup artist to begin the process of acquiring the necessary steps to apply for a union makeup artist application with the exception of its criteria.

An in-depth theory of product knowledge and the essential fundamentals in a lecture format of Q & A will be given during training and note taking. Hands on experience will commence once all theory is completed. This will move the student into another level of understanding of how to profile a model or client, begin to collaborate ideas of the makeup design and application. All artist will receive before, during and after photos of their face models to begin observing their progress through unedited and raw photos, along with the process of portfolio building. Daily progress reports are given during the training to ensure the artist understands all given methods, techniques while having the opportunity to discuss important experiences throughout the training.

FIELD WORK: Makeup Artist will be required to practice outside of the studio to strengthen their understanding and abilities, such as following directions by assisting in events, productions, art walks, etc. By doing so this is considered to be job experience and may be added to a resume and ensures the artist to have acquired experience and qualifies for future opportunities in the field. The student will use their current knowledge by applying makeup applications for a hands on experience, to establish confidence in their skill level. Also a student will be ask to do face models at home for hands on practice in all areas of their current learning techniques and methods, this is highly suggested and recommended.


Creative Learning Environment

Experienced Teacher Lebec DeWeese

Entrance examine questioner will be given.

DAY 1 – Theory – Product Knowledge, Building your professional makeup kit, Working with mediums.

DAY 2 – Theory – History of Makeup/Time Period/Eras.

DAY 3 – Theory – Skin Types, Pre-Existing, Conditions, Ethnicities, Hygiene/Safety/FDA and more.

DAY 4 – Theory – Face Anatomy, Bone Structure, Features & more.

DAY 5 – Theory – Eye & Lip Shapes and Types, Eye Brow Shapes/Types. Learn about your makeup brushes, tools and accessories

Hands On Model Profiling and Applications.

Location setup and sanitation for artist work space.

On set etiquette and learning to interact with other professionals.

Introduction to face shaping with highlight and contour methods.

Enhancement Makeup Design – Clean/Natural Beauty, Color Correcting/Neutralizing uneven skin tone/camouflage

Day Makeup Design – Adding matte color tones/shades to your makeup design. Applying custom fit eye lashes and individual eye lashes.

High Definition Makeup Design – Introduction to runway makeup design, working with pigments, glitters and more.

Editorial Makeup Design – Introduction to glamour, red carpet and celebrity makeup designs and applications.

Introduction to Special Effects FX makeup applications with the basic understanding of a bruise, scratch, cut, open wound and burns.

Basic Session Hair Styling (Cosmetologist License not required for session styling)

Learning about photo shoots, commercial and advertising makeup design/applications.

Special Event Bridal Makeup Design & more.

Male Makeup Application (Grooming, Drag, Character)

Perfecting Eye Liner Techniques.

Pigment, Color Placement.

Natural Light versus Studio Light knowledge in Photography.

Review on all learnt methods and techniques. Q & A session between Lebec and Makeup Artist. Critique and Progress Report. Q & A on your career path.

Color Theory – Hue, Shade, Gradient, Gray Scale.

Out of the Box – artist creates looks from the runway, magazine, and other Art Forms.

Development of your Business, Marketing & Networking.

Photo Shoot – artist creates their own interpretation of a story board.

Final Photo Shoot Certification Day.

LMA Products are included in makeup art kits all are customized to the artist.  Kits will include makeup brushes, tools and accessories needed to perform a makeup application for all media as well as the general consumer.

LMA products are known for quality and superior results. Since the companies launch in 2004, LMA continues to strive for excellence at an affordable price.

“I am highly sensitive to many things so when creating my line it was important that I myself could wear all of it. And most important that it could be used for all media and is a consumer friendly product. It can be used on all skin types/tones, ethnic and age groups.” – Lebec



COURSE DURATION:  2 – 4 months – 45 Hours

TRAINING FEE: $1,800.00

  • Professional Makeup Kit NOT included. 
  • Optional Kit Fee $100.00 Ben Nye FX Special Effects mini kit. 
  • Registration Fee: $550.00 – NON-REFUNDABLE DUE ON ORIENTATION DAY.
  • Balance Remaining ($1,250.00) will be a 4 Installment Payments of $312.50 are due every 3 weeks after each payment date.
  • Weekly Payments available by request.
  • Low Income Students who qualify for reduced payment options. Allowing for more time to pay the training fee with a preset payment arrangement.
  • Payments made by credit card are subject to fee charge which will be applied before processing.

A payment plan will be pre-set at Enrollment for the attendee’s conveyance.
Late Fee Applied:
30 days 5%
60 days 10%

Training Hours (40 hrs. Hands On – 4 hrs. In-depth Theory)
Day 1 – Theory – 4 Hours
36 hrs. Hands On – 4 Hours Per Day – 2 Days Per Week
36 hrs. Hands On – 4 Hours Per Day – 1 Day Per Week
Schedule may vary according to the attendee.

ENROLLMENT: Artist must have completed the LMA Certificate Makeup Art Training Program or have attended any other certificate makeup artistry programs with valid proof of attendance. In order to set up an interview, please contact Lebec (909-702-0902). Leave your name along with a contact number to receive a return phone call.

MAKEUP KITS: Prior makeup kits will be accepted if approved by Lebec in the Masters Art Makeup Training Program.

COURSE DESCRIPTION: Masters Art Training Program includes evaluation to determine the level of knowledge and current skill. Training and mentoring will be customized from the results of the evaluation.

The Masters Art Makeup Certificate will cover old age makeup, character design for time period’s, theatrical makeup design and for the fine tuning of the makeup artist skills. Each attendee will learn how to collaborate with a creative director to complete a makeup design and learn the fundamentals on how to style the hair or wig and complete a costume for the full experience of film and prep, video, photography, theater and much more.

Photos will be taken throughout the training to help develop the knowledge of attendee’s sessions for a greater understanding of the live visual to how it is captured in all media.



Old Age Makeup Application

Character Creation Design and Application Phase 1

Reading a Script

Building a Continuity Log

Understanding Video and Film Makeup Applications

Special Effects FX makeup applications learn how a bruise, scratch, cut, open wound and burn will bring any character come to life. Gain knowledge on how to study and document the first impact and the healing process.

Character Design and Application Phase 2

Working with an Artistic or Creative Director

Fashion Runway, Print and Editorial Makeup Design and Application

Extreme Makeup Design and Application

Time Line Period Makeup Design and Application

Animation & Cartoon Makeup Design and Application

Fashion Fantasy Makeup Design and Application

Photo Ready sessions will give each student an opportunity to begin a digital portfolio of their work.