Hair & Beauty

Introduction to Beauty: Make-up content Woman hold make up brushes

Introduction to Beauty: Make-up

Tips and tricks to enable individuals to apply a full-face make-up application.  

During this relaxed 4-week course individuals will learn how to; 

  • Choose correct products for skin type and tone.  
  • Application methods.  
  • Create various looks on self. 
  • Start Date: 
    • 16th Nov 2022
    • 8th March 2023
  • Study Method: Face to face at our Stornoway Campus 
  • Cost: £50
  • Contact:leenquiries@uhi.ac.uk  or call 01851 770 000 for more information.
Introduction to Beauty: Skin Care content Person receiving a facial mask treatment

Introduction to Beauty: Skin Care

Iline Murray specialises in skin care and will share her wealth of experience and knowledge to help individuals to analyse their skin types and chose the correct products.  

During this informal 4-week course individuals will learn how to; 

  • Analyse the various skin types, including their own.  
  • Identify the correct products to be used dependant on the skin type.  
  • Learn a basic facial, inclusive of a simple massage, to be used as part of their own skin care regime.  
  • Start Date: 8th Feb 2023
    Study Method: Face to face at our Stornoway Campus
  • Cost: £50
  • Contact:leenquiries@uhi.ac.uk  or call 01851 770 000 for more information.
Make-Up Artistry content make up set

Make-Up Artistry

The unit introduces the learner to develop and explore make-up applications to create various theatrical looks through the medium of face paints. Day and evening make-up is also included within the delivery of this unit. The learner will gain an understanding of the processes of carrying these out as well as the hygienic practices and health and safety needed to undertake these within a professional environment.  

 

The unit can be undertaken as an SQA accredited one or as a subject.  

 

SQA assessment is carried out through an investigatory folio including step by steps of the learner’s own make-up applications and practical skills. There are no formal assessments for the subject unit. 

  • Start Date: 
    • 10th Jan 2023, Tuesdays 6-8.30pm
  • Study Method: Face to face at our Stornoway Campus 
  • Cost: £85
  • Contact:leenquiries@uhi.ac.uk  or call 01851 770 000 for more information.
Introduction to Beauty: Complimentary Therapies at Home content Woman holding an avocado

Introduction to Beauty: Complimentary Therapies at Home

Angela Louch specialises in various complimentary therapies and will share her knowledge and experience to help individuals learn some self-massage techniques to promote well-being. 

During this informal 4-week course individuals will learn; 

  • The various oils and what they can be used for in the home.  
  • A basic relaxing massage to carry out on self to relieve stress. 
  • How oils can help with the menopause.  
  • Start Date: 11th Jan 2023
  • Study Method: Face to face at our Stornoway Campus 
  • Cost: £50
  • Contact:leenquiries@uhi.ac.uk  or call 01851 770 000 for more information.