Michael Vincent Academy
Michael Vincent Academy is an advanced makeup and hair academy that was founded by celebrity photographer, Michael Vincent and his wife, Tal B. Vincent, a former recording artist and TV show host now acting as celebrity makeup, stylist and producer. Created to fulfill the need for new talent in the industry, the Michael Vincent team constructed an elite group of accomplished industry professionals who have worked for top magazines and movies internationally. Our talented staff aims to educate our students with curriculum in makeup, hair and wardrobe utilizing models and photography.
Our academy offers a unique experience by teaching our students the top industry tips while working in a functioning studio setting. As the academy also encompasses Michael Vincent’s studio, students will be able to practice their skills on models and celebrities on a regular basis. As a result, students will gain instant experience and earn their first published credits in magazines, movies and other facets of the entertainment industry. At Michael Vincent Academy, students have the opportunity to both advance their education and jumpstart a successful career.
At Michael Vincent Academy, it’s our mission to prepare dedicated students for successful careers in makeup and hair artistry by providing them with exceptional staff, products, training and industry exposure in a positive and creative learning environment.
Our academy is right for you!
Learn the reasons why Michael Vincent Academy is the number one makeup, hair
and advanced barbering school in Los Angeles.
Michael Vincent is known around the nation for his unique approaches to photography, cutting-edge digital makeup skills, modern sleek makeup products and his deep dedication to the world of beauty.
Since MVA is in a film production studio, there are infinite internship possibilities right in your home base.
In addition to intensive makeup and hair classes, students may further expand their education with business classes, as well as advanced digital makeup courses taught by Michael Vincent and Tal B., themselves.
Receive intensive training from the industry’s best artists. Gain career guidance from active professionals in the beauty industry, who are passionate about their craft.
Best Makeup Tools in the Industry
Michael Vincent shot and co-produced the Enzo Milano photo campaigns resulting in access to the best tools in the industry. With the MVA line and Enzo Milano partnership, MVA provides its students with only the best tools for their success
Jumpstart Your Career
The academy offers MBA students a unique opportunity for their work to be published in multiple magazines, providing them with credits before they even finish school.
Learn your craft right in the heart of LA’s fashion and arts district. Practice your skills in our upscale Hollywood photo studio. Work side-by-side with celebrity makeup artists who have excelled in fashion shows, on-set productions, weddings, magazine pictorials, retail and much more.
Outside of the industry’s best makeup, students will work with high-end technology, such as digital makeup brushes on Wacom tablets. At MVA, you’re not just perfecting a talent, you’re starting your career! From business courses to professional internships, MVA students begin their career the second they open our doors.
Entrust your education
WITH THE BEAUTY INDUSTRY'S BEST
Our academy offers a unique experience by teaching our students the top industry tips while working in a functioning studio setting. As the academy also encompasses Michael Vincent’s studio, students will be able to practice their skills on models and celebrities on a regular basis. As a result, students will gain instant experience and earn their first published credits in magazines, movies and other facets of the entertainment industry.
we work with the best
Michael Vincent Academy works with the beauty industries top cosmetic and hair companies to ensure that each student is provided with the best education possible. A few of the brands we work with are: Beautyblender, Anastacia Beverly Hills, Mehron, Kryolan, European Body Art, House of Lashes, CROC, Bebella, MAC, and many more!