Grab your notepad...and a makeup brush or two.
The majority of beauty novices utilize YouTube and Instagram when learning how to create makeup and hair looks that mirror the hottest trends.
Although those easy tips and tricks provide swifter gratification, it's also important to learn the basics, thus ensuring that your skin and strands remain healthy beneath all the glitz and glam.
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If you have no idea where to start, we've compiled a list of the best online and in-person courses that will teach you the ins and outs of beauty maintenance. From New York to Los Angeles and the interwebs, these brands and individual stylists are guaranteed to arm you expert industry knowledge.