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About LSBM London

The London School of Beauty & Makeup is one of the largest private educational establishments in Britain, devoted exclusively to beauty therapy and makeup education. We offer unique educational programmes covering all aspects of beauty therapy including advanced courses such as; Laser, IPL and advanced holistic. Our internationally renowned makeup courses are for those who dream to be professional high fashion makeup artists. Our Misson is to deliver industry-ready graduates through high quality, relevant, beauty & make-up education.

LSBM London offers both full-time and part-week flexible courses, and students may choose either a complete beauty therapy course or an individual module. LSBM School is an “adult learning environment”, all of our students are 18+ and are interested in studying in a mature, professional manner. 

All LSBM beauty tutors have a minimum of 5 years of industry experience as therapists/salon managers, and all hold recognised state registered teaching qualifications.

Our professional makeup team all have over a decade’s worth of industry experience working internationally on fashion publications, catwalk shows and music videos, whilst also holding recognised teaching qualifications. 

Our in-house makeup lecturers are supported by current freelance makeup artists and hairstylists to provide students with most up to date industry techniques and trends.

Career advise and interview techniques are offered to those attending our courses. The school is inundated with requests from companies within the beauty and makeup industry for our graduates; we have an excellent reputation for the high level of therapist that we produce.

The health and beauty industry is one of high growth with health clubs, salons, hotels, cruise ships, airlines and airports around the world all offering treatments and demanding staff from a top international school, such as The London School of Beauty & Makeup. 

The school benefits from our very own on-site commercial salon, spa and IPL medi-suite - 'LSBM Salon & Spa'. With 9 individuals, private treatments rooms where clients can book a treatment with a professional or student therapist.

Why Study with Us?

Established since 1995, The London School of Beauty & Makeup is one of the largest, private educational providers in the UK, devoted exclusively to world-class makeup and beauty therapy education. The London School of Beauty & Makeup believes that the best educational experience comes from a collaboration of first-class teaching by expert Lecturers, industry-led Workshops, Master Classes, Graduate Alumni Learning and Development Mentorship Programmes. Ideally located in the cosmopolitan, cultural and vibrant capital City of London, LSBM is situated 2 minutes from Barbican Tube Station and 5 minutes walk from Farringdon and Moorgate in the heart of London’s creative quarter.

Offering internationally world-renowned courses, by leading Makeup Artists in our state of the art Makeup Studio. The school accepts students from all corners of the globe with our highly trusted status from UKBA.

LSBM offer a comprehensive and competitively priced makeup kit from Illamasqua and a MASA premium brush set.

Graduates are offered the opportunity to join our renowned LSBM Events Team, which will offer you vital work experience and paid jobs to help you get your foot into the door of this creative industry.

Guest Master Classes and Continuing Professional Development Workshops are also available for graduates, in addition to jobs links via our Student Alumni Membership database and affiliation with the Artistry Network.

Public liability insurance is also available through Artistry Network for Makeup and BABTAC for Beauty Therapy.


  • Central London location
  • In-house Salon & Spa provides essential practical experience with clients
  • Prestigious international reputation with world-class qualifications
  • An independent school partnered with leading brands and industry experts
  • UK’s most experienced lecturers in the field of expertise 
  • Hands-on experience at London Fashion Week with our Events Team
  • Leading freelance Make-up Artist lecturers for MASA Makeup Courses
  • Close connections within the beauty industry, brands and beauty leaders
  • Automatic membership of the Artistry Network for Makeup Artists
  • LSBM Team attends the best of London’s fashion and beauty events
  • Over 500 students per annum
  • Guaranteed employment opportunities
  • Students from across the globe
  • Business Support & Alumni Business Masterclasses
  • UK Border Agency Highly Trusted Status
  • On-site IPL Medi-suite 
  • LSBM Graduate Student Alumni Programme
  • Post Graduate Master Classes in Business and up-skilling 

1. The LSBM Events Team

Our Events Team have gained invaluable experience working at The London Fashion Week, Central Saint Martins University of the Arts, Sky TV, The Dorchester Hotel and the BBC.

Events we have supported: Children In Need, Great Ormond Street Children’s Hospital Snow Ball, 118 118 Beauty Card Promotion, Central Saint Martins The White Show, Fashion for the Brave, Elite Model Management, Men’s and Women’s Fashion Weeks at the BFC Showspace, Miss Teen Queen UK, The One Show, Barts and London Charity, fashion design launches and numerous TV/Film and Music Production Videos.

2. Graduate Job Opportunities

Graduates have worked on; cruise ships, in luxury spas, health clubs, prestigious stores, hotels and as freelancers.

A lot of our alumni are now working in senior management roles within the worlds leading salons, spa's and clinics, we also have a number of alumni students who have taken the entrepreneurial path to open up their own salons and businesses.

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3. Non-Discriminative School

The London School of Beauty and Makeup is an Equal Rights and Non-Discriminative School.

We are a diverse and cultural school that accept students from all backgrounds, culture, religion, any ethnic background.

We do not discriminate against any gender identities, we welcome students from all backgrounds.

To find out more about any information regarding this, please contact our admin office.

Independent School Inspections

The London School of Beauty & Makeup holds the UKBA Highly Trusted Status and is regularly inspected by ASIC, Accreditation Service for International Colleges and the ISI, Independent Schools Inspectorate.

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ISI Independent School Inspectorate Report 2018.

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