Would you love to become a professional makeup artist?

With our innovative pop-up makeup academy, we bring our trained industry professionals directly to you, wherever you are in the UK to share with you our passion and expertise.

What is Sessions
by Kate Hughes?

No matter what your ability, our bespoke weeklong course provides you with all the knowledge, confidence and skills required to begin your journey within the makeup industry.

Why should I
choose Sessions?

We offer extensive makeup brand industry knowledge from one of the UK’s leading celebrity and wedding makeup artists, in a fun environment.

How will this course benefit me?

Our courses provide you with all the skills and confidence you need to proposer in this competitive and constantly changing sector.

How can I get in touch and sign-up?

By clicking here, selecting your course and reserving your place. If you can’t see a course local to you, please email us with your suggestion.

About Kate Hughes

Kate Hughes

Kate Hughes is one of the UK’s leading celebrity hair and makeup artists. Kate has worked with leading actors, presenters, musicians and models across editorial, advertising, commercial and television.

Kate loves the variety that comes with being a hair and makeup artist and is passionate about sharing her knowledge and expertise.

Find out more about Kate here.


Sharon Howell

Sessions by Kate Hughes provided me with a top quality professional course. I would not hesitate to recommend this course to anyone else.

Sharon Howell

The course taught me alot of things, not only how to apply makeup but it helped me to build my own self esteem. I now have the skills, knowledge and confidence to offer makeovers in my salon

Lisa Sainsbury

Lisa Sainsbury
Lauren Fawcett

I attended Kate’s first Sessions makeup course in Hull and it was amazing! It was intense learning in a friendly and welcoming atmostphere.

Lauren Fawcett