Textured & Curly Hair Skills Course

Start Date :   15th May 2023.

Cost : £975

Afro Curly Hair Skills Course @ CBMA - London 2021

CB*MA Textured & Curly Hair Skills module is part of our main make up course and we are delighted to be able to offer this new afro hair course that champions much needed skills to the UK’s diverse & multicultural community & artists who work both on and off screen. Incorporating a module such as ‘Afro and Curly textured hair skills’ into our teaching syllabus, at the makeup school London, we want to encourage diverse skills for our make up graduates.

It is important that this course syllabus reflects and represents the multicultural backgrounds of UK actors, students & Makeup artists, thus fostering an environment of inclusivity and consideration.

Your Tutor will be Nicole Iroh, a Session Stylist and Creative Ambassador for the Headmasters Salon Group & the winner of HJI Afro Stylist of the Year Award.

A short summary of course syllabus:
  • A brief history of African culture and Hairstyles
  • The importance of identifying and understanding the different hair curl patterns
  • Product knowledge and best use
  • How to wash, detangle and style afro/curly textured hair. Covers finger detangling.
  • Hair tools and discussion on hair shrinkage
  • Skills – braids, twists, cornrows, extensions, shaping an afro, faux locs, manipulating curls, making clip-ins
  • How to stretch and blow-dry curly textured hair
  • Learn how to create different textured hair styles

Apply for funding to progress your career

This Course is eligible for the ScreenSkills bursary – click here to find out more. As an example, a complete beginner can receive up to £1,000 towards the training costs and an experienced MUA up to £3,000 – a grant that you don’t have to pay back.
Master Afro and Curly hair styles - CBMA / London 2021

Start Your Journey Today!

To enquire about our Afro Hair Skills course or to book a Live Video call to discuss the course, please fill in the form.

Places are limited & are allocated on a first come first served basis