SHBBMUP011 - Design and apply remedial camouflage make-up

    Unit code: SHBBMUP011 | Study level: TAFE
    City Campus


    This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to apply specialised make-up products to disguise skin imperfections on the face and body.
    It requires the ability to consult with clients, select products and equipment, and apply camouflage make-up to disguise the appearance of blemishes, birthmarks and scars.This unit applies to beauticians, beauty therapists and make-up artists who work in beauty salons and make-up studios and as freelancers. In this environment they work as part of a team but make independent treatment decisions and have knowledge of specialised make-up products and application techniques.


    For Melbourne campuses

    Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce & extend knowledge and skill competence within set & controlled parameters in accordance with each units learning outcomes & performance criteria requirements, including the setting of work based practical application tasks designed to provide evidence of competence outcomes, within periodic and scheduled timelines.

    Students will be expected to demonstrate the following required skills:

    • apply remedial camouflage make-up for five clients with differing face or body remedial camouflage objectives
    • design and record camouflage make-up plans for each of above clients specifying details of:
    • areas and condition requiring camouflage make-up techniques
    • client requirements and concerns
    • colour analysis and design
    • contraindications to make-up services
    • products and application techniques
    • skin types and conditions.

    Required reading

    The qualified trainer and assessor will provide teaching and learning materials as required in the form of workbooks produced by the VU Polytechnic and/or via the VU Polytechnic e-learning system.

    As part of a course

    This unit is studied as part of the following course(s):

    Search for units, majors & minors