MKC Makeup & Hairstyling School


MKC Academy was founded in 2001 by world renown Makeup Artist & Author Margaret Kimura. Margaret believes being a teacher is being a mentor and every student receives Margaret’s personal attention.

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Private Classes with Master Makeup Artist Margaret Kimura


Whether you are a novice makeup junkie that just wants to learn a few things, a professional that wants to take your career to a new level, or  someone that aspires to be a professional makeup artist in retail, bridal, print, fashion, red carpet, TV or film – a private, customized program with master makeup artist Margaret Kimura could be the right choice for you.

Learn what you want, when you want, in a unique, private studio with professional models.

  • Do you need a flexible schedule?
  • Does your budget restrict you from taking a 3-6 month makeup program? (Lessons starting at $350)
  • Or do you just prefer the extra attention that a one-on-one program allows.


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What Student’s Say…

LiLing Chang, Taiwan
“This is my best decision to come to MKC. I love what I am doing. Thank you so much for everything. It’s a great investment in my life.”

Raelene Anselmo, Camarillo, CA
“MKC was amazing! It really taught me a lot not only about makeup but about myself. I feel it has really made me mature and it was definitely worth the drive.”

Justyna Urban, Poland
“Going to MKC School was the best choice of my life… I LOVED IT!”

Monica Gutierrez, Studio City, CA
“I just love MKC. I love all the staff and give them many thanks!”

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