350 Hour Premiere Fundamental & Apprenticeship (Machine and Hand-Tool)

This class covers Microblading , Ombre Permanent Makeup for Brows/ Lips/Liners, Shading and Tattoo Technique along with our Master Class techniques: Cashmere Ombre Nano Brows, Aquarelle Lip Blushing and Eyeliner. This well-rounded education. It also includes the full 200 hour apprenticeship, scalp pigmentation course and the paramedical areola training. This program will give you a complete scope of knowledge and techniques for your career in Permanent Makeup. 


Course Includes

  • Theory & Concepts

  • Infection Control

  • Safety and Compliance

  • Skin anatomy and healing

  • Understand skin, including age, texture, and undertones

  • Tattoo machine operation vs manual soft tap

  • Permanent Makeup Kit

  • So Much More!

Why Take

This Course

  • Enhance your Skill Set
  • Unlimited Support & Class Access
  • Industry Leading Trainers
  • State-of-the-Art Facility


Your Trainer

Kay Holtz

Kay has aggressively traveled the world to be educated and mentored by the leading pioneers and innovators of the beauty industry, specifically the Permanent Make Up segment.  Kay has been trained and certified as ‘Master Level’ with iconic organizations including:  S Academy, PhiLashes, New Look Laser College, Girls Ink, the Society of Permanent Cosmetic Professionals (SPCP)

Holly Yonker Stoviak

With a career in the beauty industry spanning decades, Holly has worked with top plastic surgeons in Chicago, spent over 11 years as a Master Instructor for The International Dermal Institute and currently is focused on Advanced Esthetics and Permanent Makeup both as provider and instructor. She is also a certified Laser Technician & Safety Officer.

Holly has expertise in both classic and cutting edge knowledge and techniques. Her focus is always customized treatment with maximum results the end goal. As such, she is always taking new classes in order to deliver those results.

Currently, Holly holds a MN license for AP Esthetics both practitioner and instructor and a MN license for Body Art Technician (Permanent Makeup).


From Our Student

Just took the 6 day PMU class with Holly and Kay. It was a great accelerated course to take to expand my skills. Holly and Kay are with you every step of the way and after!

Laura Egeberg

I wanted the best education when it came to my career in permanent cosmetics and I truly believe I couldn’t have chosen a better place. Kay and Holly are amazing instructors. Their hands-on teaching and attention to detail is unprecedented. Throughout the apprenticeship program, Kay pushes each of her students to see their highest potential in this business and does not stop until they see it themselves. I truly believe that this academy and amazing group of people have given me the BEST start I could have ever asked for

Melissa Johnson


Asked Questions


- This permanent makeup class covers fundamental and advanced in-depth training and 200 hours of Apprenticeship within 6 months (2-3 days a week after initial 6 day Fundamental Training)
- This class covers Microblading, Manual Shading Ombre Permanent Makeup for brows/ lips/liners, shading and tattoo techniques, areola, scalp micropigmentation and 200 hours live model apprenticeship.


- Online Pre-Course (32 hours)
- Theory & Concepts
- Infection control
- Safety and Compliance
- Skin anatomy and healing
- Understand skin, including age, texture, and undertones
- 3D Microblading techniques to natural looking brows
- 5D ombré Eyebrows Technique
- Ombré powder shading technique
- Permanent Makeup technique for: Lips, Liners and Eyebrows
- Tattoo machine operation vs manual soft tap
- Different looks between the machine vs manual tool
- Paramedical Areola
- Scalp micro-pigmentation
- 200 hours onsite apprenticeship
- Painless Numbing Technique
- Permanent Make-up Correction
- Color theory and skin types
- Proper handling of equipment, such as single-use disposable microblading handle and needle groupings
- Instructor procedure demonstrations. Shadowing with an expert.
- Hands on training with drawing, microblading on various mediums
- Pricing Structure
- Business Structure
- After Course online training
- Career placement opportunity
- And much more…


- 20 bottles of pigment (15ml)
- 10 disposable microblading handle
- 2 disposable microblading pen
- 1 caliber
- 2 pencils
- 2 boxes charcoal thread
- 20 sheets of latex
- 1 box of pointed Q tip
- 1 box of micro brush
- 1 bottle of saline
- 4 tubes of topical numbing cream
- 1 Tag 45 Secondary Numbing Agent
- 50 ring cups
- 50 mini cups
- 1 bag of cotton round
- Misc items: ruler, pencils
- A permanent makeup machine with cartridges


- This FUNDAMENTAL course is open to anyone 18 years or older who is interested in permanent makeup as a career or as an additional service to add to their current skill set. You do not need to currently be part of the beauty industry to take this class.
- Pre-Class homework is required via our Minnesota Brow Lash & Medspa Academy App. You will be sent an invitation to the homework upon registration
- As well, all students will receive 3 months of online access to the course after training.
- For all students, there is unlimited same course retake with registration.


- We require all students to complete a bloodborne pathogens certification before attending our courses.
- Permanent Makeup Artists including Microbladers must do a 200 hour hands-on apprenticeship under a licensed supervisor in order to apply for a MN Body Art license & be able to work legally in a facility licensed for Body Art.
- During your hands-on classes & apprenticeship you will work under a MN Temporary Body Art license issued to you by the MN Dept. of Health.
- Please visit http://www.health.state.mn.us/ to find out which certifications are accepted in the state of Minnesota. Please check out your state’s health department website for the correct information if you are attending from out of state.
- Live model option is strongly suggested during the training course. Live models fee covers the state license fee and the admin fees.
- The State of MN requires a minimum of 2 weeks up to 30 days to process the application. Please plan accordingly.
- The students are responsible for bringing their own models to practice during class. If finding models is difficult for you, the academy can run a model call, however, we do not guarantee individual models for each student.


- After the course students receive 2 certifications of attendance from Minnesota Brow Lash Studio & Academy (USA) & Academy S by Sviatoslav (International)
- Academy S certification: Students receive Academy S videos for study & practice guidelines. Academy S issues the title of Artist, Royal Artist, Master & Craftmaster.
- In order to achieve these titles, your Craftmaster Kay Holtz, will submit examples of your quality work along with her recommendations. As well, you must meet other Academy S criteria that will be given to you in a document after completion of your class.
- Your certification of completion from Minnesota Brow Lash & Medspa Academy will be awarded after you finish your post class training material on our Online App as well as complete assigned latex work.
- You will also receive additional Certifications for Paramedical Areola & Scalp Micropigmentation from MN Brow Lash & Medspa Academy.
- Our training programs are approved by the Minnesota State Board of Higher Education. We are licensed under the Minnesota Board of Cosmetology and the Minnesota Department of Health.
- We are here to help you expand your career. We offer business advice, as well as an in facility product store for your future needs. Once you leave the Academy, you become part of the alumni family. We are with you to watch you grow, offer support, answer ongoing questions and you always have a lifetime seat at the Academy.
- If you need to polish your skills at a later time you’re welcome to come back to class for a refresher. Also, we are available if you need advice once you leave the Academy to start your career


- The salary range for permanent makeup artists in the United States is $19,420 to $122,110 with the average being about $66,000 a year.
- A lot depends on whether you are working full time or part time, your level of expertise and of course your marketing skills.
- There truly is no salary cap. You can earn as much as you'd like if you are willing to put in the hard work!


- In MN, Permanent Makeup Artists can work in spas, salons and medical practices that are licensed for Body Art as well as can work independently in their own studio.
- If you live outside of MN, you will want to check on the business & licensing requirements in your state.
- At MN Brow Lash & Medspa Academy, we have options for students to become a lead artist In our sister business Beauty Pros Permanent Cosmetic & Medspa or to rent a space in our state of the art facility.

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