Instructional Classes and Fees

Dear Future Colleague,

I would like to congratulate you on taking an interest in the exciting and lucrative profession of Permanent Cosmetic application. I personally have found my career to be extremely interesting, challenging, fulfilling and rewarding both financially and emotionally. I am confident that you too can achieve a successful career in the business of Permanent Make-up.

My classes are designed to give each student a comprehensive understanding of the Profession of Permanent Cosmetics through theory and hands-on applications.

All classes are scheduled by appointment only and are limited to 1-2 students. Since seating is very limited, a completed registration and non-refundable full class tuition will reserve your class date. You will receive a comprehensive class instructional manual once I receive both registration and tuition. Your manual will be extremely helpful in preparation for your class. Upon completion of your class, you will receive a certificate of completion, technical phone support, additional class support, annual "Round Table Discussion Luncheons" and be able to order supplies directly from distributors. Register early for the class of your choice. Classes offered are listed below:

Instructional Class Fees Valid for the Year 2010
Beginner Course: 8 day (100 hours)
Eyeliner, Eyebrow & Lip liner color & basics (Kit included)

$ 3,750

Private "1 on 1" Beginner Course (by client request)
Same as above but one-on-one instruction (Kit included)

$ 4,950

Custom Extended Course (2 days)
Sorry, not for beginners, only the previously trained. This class is for learning the SofTap™ hand method and/or Nouveau Contour Digital rotary machine and specific areas of instruction.

$ 1,200

Products used in class are included in price. Kits are included in the class price but additional desired supplies and tattoo machine of choice are separate and must be purchased independent of product kit.

Deposits are non-refundable although class dates may be changed in case of emergency. No refunds after start of class.  I will advise you promptly if you register for a class that is filled.

Class price effective January 2010: $3,750.00 includes a study book, student syllabus with curriculum, a minimum of 100 class hours plus state required internship hours. Students are ready and well equipped to begin their new profession when finished with this specialty training.

Payments can be made by:
Visa, MasterCard, Check, Cash, Money Order, or Cashiers Check

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General Course of Instruction for Beginner and 1-on-1 classes include:

  • 65 hours of classroom hands-on application theory & 35 hours of pre-class home study with study book, "Permanent Cosmetics - The Foundation of Fundamental Applications"
  • Classroom instruction using the Instructional Manual including:
       - History of Permanent Tattooing, Tools, and Techniques
       - Sanitation & Sterilization and Health & Safety Standards
       - Dermatology - Disorders - Diseases
       - Bacteriology, Blood borne Pathogens and Terminology
       - Color Theory and Pigments
       - Topical Anesthetics
       - Procedural Set-Up
       - Procedures of Eyebrows, Eyeliner, Lip Liner, Blended Lip Liner
       - Insurance
       - Business - Marketing - Portfolio
       - Equipment & Supplies
       - Pricing Menu
       - Client Consultation, Forms, Files, and Photos
       - Continued Education and Additional Informational Sites
       - Question & Answer Session
       - Much More!

Students must successfully perform:

  • at least 3 eyebrow procedures
  • at least 3 eyeliner procedures
  • at least 3 lip liner procedures
  • Successfully pass the student exam by at least 75%
    to receive a certificate of completion

Upon completion of class, you will receive a “Certificate of Completion” which will allow you to be insured and to participate in membership of Permanent Cosmetic organizations, such as the SPCP (Society of Permanent Cosmetic Professionals) and AAM (American Academy of Micro-pigmentation).

The Department of Licensing will oversee and regulate the Permanent Cosmetic Industry as of January 1, 2011, therefore the above information is accurate for the year 2010 only.

The Custom Extended Course will be specifically designed for the class participants.  This class will consist of 2-4 students and include 24 hours of instruction with procedure demos and theory.  Pleas call to inquire about scheduling a class.

Models are used in class for all "hands on" procedures done by students and all work is closely supervised by me. All local students should furnish their own models for this is helpful for future assessment of your work. All out of state students will be provided models. All models will be charged a $100.00 fee per procedure to cover the cost of supplies. We always need models so please have anyone interested contact me at the numbers listed. They will receive quality service at a great price!

""I look forward with great anticipation to meeting you and helping you start a new and exciting career with Permanent Cosmetics!"
Penny Rudy, CPCP


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