Special FX Makeup Artistry

Special Effects Makeup Artistry

Robert Fiance Makeup Academy has one of the best special effects makeup programs in the country! You don’t have to move to Hollywood to learn how to do special effects makeup now. You can learn it right here in New Jersey with Robert Fiance. Get started today!


Program Description

Our Special Effects Makeup Program is broken down into two parts:

Part 1:

75 hour introductory classes designed to give you foundational knowledge of the film and entertainment industry. During this part of the program, students will learn:

  • Introduction to special effects makeup
  • Color theory and lighting
  • Stretch and stipple
  • Black eyes and bruises
  • Cuts, scrapes, and wounds
  • Fake blood
  • Latex, silicones, and wax
  • Stitches, scars, and bullet wounds
  • Death makeup
  • Zombies

Part 2:

100 hours of additional instruction to help students learn more techniques, industry standards, and practices. This section of the special effects program will cover:

  • Dirt, sweat, tears, and teeth
  • Health degradation and disease
  • Facial shape changing
  • Aging makeup
  • Character construction
  • Set etiquette
  • Portfolios
  • Career outlook
  • Much more

Why Robert Fiance Makeup Academy?

Why Robert Fiance Makeup Academy?

When it comes to learning special effects makeup, there is only choice: Robert Fiance Makeup Academy! Here’s why:
  • The Robert Fiance Makeup Academy was the first school to offer a special effects program in the Jersey area starting in 2008. Since then our reputation and connection within the entertainment and movie production industry has only grown. The Makeup Academy is now known as one of the premiere special effects programs in the industry!
  • You will be able to learn the business side of how to work in the entertainment industry during your time in the Makeup Academy. You will gain skills in portfolio building, networking, and creating a website to showcase your work.
  • At Robert Fiance we only bring on the best educators. All of our teachers are successful in the industry and have amazing reputations. They will be able to teach you the tricks of the trade.
  • Our location in central Jersey is convenient and affordable.
  • Our students get a comprehensive kit to learn and work with. It includes fake blood, fake hair, bald-cap, prosthetic supplies, and much much more!

To see how the history and reputation of Robert Fiance can help you build a career in the entertainment industry, call us at 732-442-4313 to speak with an enrollment representative.