1-2-1 Makeup Lessons take place at Christiane’s Home Studio in Sandhurst in Berkshire, where her extensive range of premium makeup products are available. It is a private and comfortable environment that will help you feel relaxed and at ease while you learn.

Lessons are perfect for anyone looking to gain confidence with makeup and are tailored around whatever you would like to learn. Suitable for all levels, including absolute beginners or for people with more experience looking to master individual skills or techniques or wishing to update their look.

A lesson is a perfect introduction for teenagers wishing to learn correct makeup application. A minimum age of 13 is suggested.

Beauty is timeless. Christiane also has specialised tips for more mature skin for a fresh & younger look.

A standard Makeup Lesson is 2 hours, but longer times, or a course of lessons are also available. Please enquire if you would like something bespoke.

Some of the areas that you can choose to cover in a Makeup Lesson include:

  • Makeup Brushes & Tools
  • Selecting appropriate products
  • Foundation Application & Blending
  • Colour Correction
  • Camouflage & Skin Correction
  • Highlight & Contour
  • Blush application
  • Enhancing Eyes & Brows
  • Lipstick Application
  • Specific Skills & Techniques
  • Turning Daytime to Evening
  • Feminising Features
  • Application of False Lashes (a compulsory lash glue sensitivity test would be required in advance of the lesson if a lash demonstration is required)

Regardless of your skill level, master the art of subtle beautiful makeup. Learn about the best products to use and the right brushes for applying makeup, as well as professional makeup techniques to help gain confidence and self-esteem.

Christiane Dowling Makeup Artistry is Gender Inclusive. Everyone is welcome.

Gift Vouchers are available for anyone wishing to purchase a Makeup Lesson as a gift.


Makeup Lessons can also be booked at your own location for small groups and are great fun for teenage parties. Please enquire for more details.


Christiane is also available as a Guest Speaker for Makeup Demonstrations to larger groups, such as Social Groups. Please enquire.

  •  False strip lashes are an optional extra for Makeup Lessons or Parties and subject to an additional charge depending on the brand & quality of the lashes chosen. A sensitivity patch test will be required at least 48 hours before application.