In any competitive industry, there are technical and creative hurdles we must overcome. For many working freelance photographers, beauty retouching is one of those exact hurdles.

I understand completely, beauty retouching sometimes appears to be this difficult and tedious process, something that seems so technically advanced you don't even know where to start. Even Universities and Colleges tend to omit important techniques and information that relates to these very skills.

Well I am here to tell you that learning the skills associated with beauty retouching changed my photography career for the better. My Photoshop skills flourished, my income multiplied and it also presented a whole new range of incredible opportunities I could never even have dreamed of.

Maybe you're a photographer looking to make the switch into beauty photography, or maybe you just love the sound of a retouching career. I can tell you that no matter what, this course can help you with the foundations to reach those career goals and provide you with specialised editing skills that are highly desired within this industry.

This course is for people who:

  • Currently work as photographers or hobbyist photographers and would like to make the switch into beauty photography and retouching
  • People interested specifically in beauty retouching
  • People who feel they can't quite achieve the techniques associated with beauty retouching
  • People who would like to start a career in beauty retouching

This course is probably not for you if:

  • You want to learn very advanced retouching techniques
  • You already have a very good knowledge of beauty retouching techniques
  • You do not consider yourself a beginner in this field of work
  • You prefer a 1:1 learning environment or mentoring

You'll Learn About
  • Creating a retouching portfolio
  • Potential clients and work relating to beauty retouching
  • Common Photoshop techniques associated with beauty retouching
  • Promoting your retouching work

You will receive
  • Six learning modules
  • Personalised email feedback for each homework task
  • Plenty of ready-made beauty images to practice your retouching
  • Practical homework and assignments
  • Q&A sessions and more information through the 'Beauty Retouching for Beginners' Facebook Group

Lifetime Access

After the 6th and final week of the course feedback and module releases, you will retain lifetime access to the course! So if you feel you need to revisit certain topics or practice more, you'll forever have the content at your fingertips.

Testimonial & Past Student Work

"I absolutely loved taking the retouching course for beginners with Kayleigh.

I am not a photographer so I initially thought it would be difficult, but I felt like the course was still very informative even for those who are not already in the photography industry.

Kayleigh was also very responsive and gave lots of photos for us to practice on if we didn't have any of our own. I am happy with my experience and I am excited to start using my new skills! "- Michelle G

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Course Curriculum

  Week One - Introduction
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  Week Two - Retouching Fundamentals
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  Week Three - It's All About The Skin
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  Week Four - Other Retouching Components
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  Week Five - Colour Grading
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  Week Six - The Finished Product
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Your Educator

Hi! I'm Kayleigh June and I am a Beauty & Fashion Photographer based between Melbourne and Sydney, Australia.

For the past 10 years I have worked as a commercial beauty & fashion photographer and love creating educational communities full of like-minded people! :)

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?

This course session begins on Friday the 1st of October 2021 and ends on Friday the 12th of November 2021.

This course is available for enrollment at several times throughout the year and runs for 6 weeks in total.

Announcements will be made via Instagram, YouTube and my email newsletter, so make sure you sign up via my blog to receive earlybird updates!

What will I need to enroll in the course?

You will require Adobe Photoshop and preferably Adobe Lightroom as well, (Adobe Lightroom will appear in several of the video tutorials for workflow purposes.) Having a graphics tablet to use during the course will also be preferred as there are practical assignments.

How is the content delivered?

The course content is drip fed over the timeframe of 6 weeks. A new module is released at the beginning of each week along with a homework task, however you also have lifetime access to the content.

The modules also include all of the images used in the video tutorials so students can follow along step-by-step with their retouching.

Does the course price include tax?

The course price does not include tax, Teachable takes care of this and will charge the appropriate tax for your country of residence. Unfortunately I have no control over this!

Are there one-on-one sessions available?

Not for this particular course, however I will be available to answer questions and provide personalised homework feedback over the initial 6 week period. I will be doing Q&A sessions and sharing extra information through the Facebook group, and I'll be happy to answer any course related questions you may have.

If you are interested in 1:1 coaching and/mentoring, I offer this option separately through Teachable: Click Here for Coaching Sessions!

What if I'm unhappy with the course?

I would never want anyone to be dissatisfied with the course! If so, there is a 30 day money back guarantee available through Teachable.

Can I access the course at anytime?

Yes! When all the modules have been released after the initial 6 weeks, you can access the course at any time and you will have lifetime access.