The American Institute of Intradermal Cosmetics



Class Descriptions

Basic Course  |  Comprehensive Hands-On Clinic  |  Advanced Course

The American Institute of Intradermal Cosmetics is the first training institution devoted specifically to research and education for permanent cosmetics professionals. It is also the largest permanent makeup training program in existence, with our principal campus located in Arlington, TX and affiliate programs located throughout the world.

At AIIC, students learn permanent makeup at our school by doing. AIIC provides high quality hands-on permanent cosmetic experience and lots of it. Internationally renowned for its leadership in permanent cosmetic education, AIIC is unique in its team-teaching concept that offers students extensive practical permanent makeup experience overseen by industry experts with a vast amount of expertise and technical mastery.

Basic Permanent Makeup Course: $4299

Learn the fundamentals of the art of permanent cosmetics. This information-packed class includes step-by-step instructions, hands-on procedures and live demonstrations of permanent eyebrow, eyeliner, and lip procedures. Lectures cover health considerations, color selection, insurance, general application, tips for beginning technicians, consultation topics, communication, marketing and procedure techniques. Daily testing ensures you understand and retain the concepts and techniques you are learning. We provide ongoing technical support to you after your graduation to ensure you master the skills necessary to become successful in your new career. The Basic Permanent Makeup Course is also available in Spanish. Call AIIC for details.

AIICís Basic Course is limited in size and fills up quickly. Reserve your seat in advance! Check your state and local regulations before registering. Consider attending one of our specialty classes during the evenings of your Basic Course. Prerequisites: Bloodborne Pathogens Certification.

Course Curriculm for the AIIC Basic Course:

  • Introduction to
    Cosmetic Tattooing
  • History of Cosmetic Tattooing
  • Sanitation & Sterilization
  • Opportunities
  • Considerations
  • Consultation Topics
  • Insurance
  • Legalities
  • Communication
  • Procedure Risk
  • Pre-Procedure Preparations
  • Post-Procedure Instructions
  • Business & Marketing
  • Working with Physicians
  • Color Theory
  • Creating a Portfolio
  • Hands on Training
    (Permanent Eyebrow Procedures, & Lip Color)

Permanent Cosmetic Hands-On Clinic: $999

An AIIC certified instructor will supervise you as you perform procedures for eyebrows, lip and eyeliner including color corrections and touch ups in a small group setting. This two-day clinic is the perfect opportunity for the beginning technician to increase their confidence and quickly launch their career. This hands-on seminar is also a great refresher course for anyone who has been in the field wanting to enhance their skill level. The Permanent Cosmetic Hands-On Clinic is also available in Spanish. Call AIIC for details.

Consider attending this class the same week you attend the Specialty Hands-On Class.
Prerequisites: Basic Course Certification & Bloodborne Pathogen Certification.

Specialty Hands-On Permanent Cosmetic Clinic: $1199

For Advanced Training Of Physicians & Practicing Intradermal Cosmetic Technicians

The AIIC Specialty Hands-On Clinic is recognized throughout the world as the ultimate educational experience for practicing technicians. This intense three-day course covers lectures on advanced techniques, paramedical applications, step-by-step instructions for areola; lectures also include color theory, color correction, and tips for eliminating time and touch-ups. Business building and marketing techniques, as well as working with physicians are also popular topics. You will participate in hands-on procedures, including eyeliner (including mucosal), hairline stroke eyebrows, and full lip color procedures. The Specialty Hands-On Permanent Cosmetic Clinic is also available in Spanish. Call AIIC for details.

Consider attending Wednesday - Friday the same week of our Cosmetic Hands on Clinic.
Prerequisites: Basic Course Certification & Bloodborne Pathogen Certification.

Course Curriculm for the AIIC Advance Course:

  • Advanced Color Theory
  • Color Correction
  • Working With Concentrates
  • Dispersions & Shading
  • Eliminating Touch-Ups
  • Pigment Chemistry
  • Advanced Marketing
  • Full Lip
  • Hairline Stroke Eyebrows
  • Shading Procedure
    Techniques For:
    • Vitiligo
    • Stretch Marks
    • Birthmarks
    • Scar Camouflage
    • Areola Pigmentation
    • Cleft Lip
    • Hairline Camouflage

Classes are limited in size and prices are subject to change. Please call to confirm availibility before you make flight and hotel arrangments. Hands On demonstrations and procedures are subject to availability and health considerations of models. For more information, call 1-800-642-1096 (Calls may be monitored or recorded for quality assurance purposes).


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The American Institute of Intradermal Cosmetics - Leaders in Permanent Makeup Training & Education
US Headquarters: 2500 E Randol Mill, Ste. 137, Arlington, TX 76011
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