About Us

ROBERT FIANCE is the leading name in Cosmetology & Career Training, educating the world's finest hairstylists, makeup artists and beauty professionals for over 50 years. We are a company of hairstylists, makeup artists, fashion designers, educators, businesspeople, salon owners, trendsetters and innovators. 

It all started in 1955 at the world-renowned Robert Fiance Hair Design Institute of New York, and from there we have grown to become one of the most reputable names in the industry. Time and time again, the Robert Fiance Education Systems are credited as being the foundation to successful and rewarding careers in Cosmetology.

In 2009, the Robert Fiance Makeup Academy (RFMA) opened its doors to those who wish to specialize in the field of advanced makeup artistry. Our programs are designed and instructed by industry leading artisans, whose specialities include fantasy makeup, bodypainting, cosmetic chemistry, special fx and prosthetic applications.
RFMA students will learn the fundamentals of makeup artistry for the fashion, beauty, film, entertainment, and retail cosmetics industries. Our modern, spacious Manhattan-like studios are open to the public giving students the opportunity to work hands-on, building your experience, confidence, and very own clientele! Whether your tired of the boring 9-5 job and looking for a career change, or just simply want to take your passion to the next level, makeup artistry training at Robert Fiance Makeup Academy will transform your talent into a successful career. Our courses range from basic to advanced and are intended to give aspiring makeup artists the skills and resources needed for an exciting career in film, television, runway, theater, editorial, and so much more! The possibilities are endless.