the #1 hair & Makeup Academy

designed by industry professionals

With over 25 years of knowledge and experience in one place, our Industry-Ready hair and makeup courses are designed for any aspiring Artist who wants to become an independent, confident and working Hair and Makeup Artist. 

Our teachers and our curriculum are based on proven industry success. We not only teach the latest trends and techniques in hair styling and makeup artistry, but we set up our students for success, as our courses include Business and Photography studies, elements that are important for any successful Artist. We are your one stop shop, we offer everything you need to get you started as an Industry-Ready Hair and Makeup Artist. 


Professional Makeup Artist Course.

Our Professional Makeup Artistry course is designed for students who would like to work in the areas of Bridal and Red Carpet events. This training will also provide you with the artistry skills to work in photography, media, editorials, retail and salon environment.

Professional Hair Stylist Course.

Our Professional Hair Styling course is designed for students who would like to work in the areas of Bridal and Red Carper events. This training will also provide you with the hair styling skills to work in photography, media, editorials and a salon environment as a hair stylist.

Bare Basics 5-Week Course.

Want to get started now? This beginners course lays out all the basic essentials for students to get started in their careers as a PRO Artist within 5 weeks. This course is a great way to start building your knowledge, experience and portfolio in half the time and cost.

Ultimate Master Class.

Our 1 day Master Classes are only for students with experience. Our Master Classes are an extension of beginners course or for anyone who would like to further specialise their skills in a particular area of hair and makeup.

Beauty Business Class.

Our Beauty Business short course is a 3 hour course for any professional working in the beauty industry. This course will cover all the basics when starting your beauty business, from websites, social media, SEO, traffic, how to attract new clients, email marketing and more

Photography Class

Held by one of Melbourne’s most renowned photography duos, this 3 hr class is designed for any beauty professional who would like to upgrade their photography skills and take professional images for their social media and advertising.


Your Trainer

One of Australia’s most influential Artists, Alondra Gataé has been a Hair and Makeup Artist for over 25 years, specialising in the areas of bridal, glamour, fashion and editorial within Australia and Dubai. Her artistry style is glamorous, modern and fresh, which is what attracts her students to learn directly from her and it is why her client’s prefer to work only with her.

Her A-List clients include Miss Australia, R&B Super Star Usher, Biggest Loser Host Tiffany Hall, Comedian and Youtube sensation Tanya Hennessy, So You Think You Can Dance judges, the Royal family of Dubai and more.

Identifying a lack of industry-based education, her goal is to provide the next generation of professionals with an abundance of industry-based knowledge in order to create independent, confident and successful working Artists.