The Marguerites Make up School is a professional, contemporary and versatile makeup artist school in Lucerne, Switzerland. At Marguerites Make up School, we offer students a thorough education in the subtleties of professional make-up art for film, television, fashion, theater and retail.
Marguerite's Make-up School was founded by Marguerite Gebhardt in 2014 and is the only make-up school of its kind in Lucerne and in Central Switzerland. The students work with us on the pulse of the time and always get to know the latest trends. The world of major makeup fairs, such as the IMATS in London, is open to students as part of our education. Another special feature of our school is that you can attend seminars of international guest trainers here. Professional makeup artists and makeup artists in Switzerland enjoy a unique continuing education concept.
We also offer hair and make-up services performed by our students and great events!
CEO & FOUNDER
Marguerite Gebhardt is an internationally trained make-up artist from Johannesburg, South Africa with 30 years of professional experience. She lived in Los Angeles, USA for many years where she worked with models, actors and celebrities such as Johnny Depp, David Hasselhoff, Dita Von Teese, Tim Allen, Ernie Hudson, Shannon Tweed, Stella Stevens, Elaine Brown and others stars. Marguerite Gebhardt worked for film and television, photographers, fashion, catwalk, advertising, music videos, etc. With her wide professional experience, she covers the whole spectrum of this exciting, pulsating environment: fashion, bridal mask, special effects, age and epoch make-up and much more. With more than 300 make-up workshops, Marguerite has the expertise and pedagogical know-how to bring her students the most challenging techniques and choosing the right products in a creative way.
Their lively and practice-oriented training method can inspire their students and creatively deal with the matter. Marguerite’s strengths are her great experience in all areas as a Pro Makeup Artist. Her pronounced sense for colors and shapes, her sensitivity for people and their ability to change as well as their professionalism to implement the make-ready technical requirements.
Marguerite is member of the Visagist Association Switzerland (VVDS) and founder of the SM'UP, Swiss Creative Makeup Contest.
We are proud to offer hand picked teachers and instructors that are experts in all fields of makeup artistry which offers nothing but customized services to all our students.