A career in makeup is so magic for many of us because it is more than just a wage. Life as an MUA encompasses passion, creativity, and a fulfilment in making the makeup dreams of others a reality during special moments and events in their life. There really is no better feeling than seeing a client smile at the end result in response to something you’ve created. If you’re considering a career in makeup in the next year, we are going to share with you 5 reasons to get your MUA qualification in 2022…
You can choose your own schedule
As a makeup artist, you can work to your own schedule. Your diary is yours to control! Whether you have a family to be flexible around, or want to work a little extra in order to earn a bit of extra money in time for Christmas – you can choose your hours to reflect this.
You can feel FULFILLED
When your job becomes more than just a way to pay the bills, personal fulfilment follows. A good work – life balance is so important, and finding a career that you love gets you much closer to finding happiness in both your personal and professional life. Do what you love, and you can fall in love with life once more.
Your motivation will INCREASE
When you do what you love, your motivation and overall productivity can increase massively. Passion and drive come hand in hand, and this will help you take your career to the next steps.
Sometimes, that extra bit of motivation can be the difference between plateauing and reaching new heights.
You can become more successful
With increased motivation, comes increased success. You only get out of your businesses what you put into it. When I’m feeling passionate and excited about my career, the highs feel HIGH and the lows are much more manageable in the great scheme of things.
You can make people look and feel amazing!
The magic of working of a makeup artist is that you don’t just get to help people look their best, but you help them feel their best too. With a little bit of eyeshadow or the perfect foundation, you can send them off to their event with confidence.
This also comes into play when you’re lucky enough to be a part of wedding days. Playing a role in such a special time in someones life is so special, and you can make sure they feel incredible throughout.
The beauty of qualifying as an MUA is that your passion may become your new career, no matter your age! For some, becoming a makeup artist is a natural choice, its easy and is made at a relatively young age. For others, the decision may come after other jobs and years of consideration – and that’s ok too!
The beauty of following your gut and pursuing your passion is that it’s never too late. The trick is to Tune into what excites, motivates, and speaks to you, and if makeup is at the forefront, this indeed could be your calling.
So whether you’re 19 with a passion for makeup and feeling a little lost on where to start or 49 with the same said passion but feeling lost on how to restart KLMA have a variety of courses spread over different time scales to suit different overall goals…
Contact us today to find the best course to make your dreams come true!