Starting Your Own Beauty Business, Short Course

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    Application Deadline
  • 3 days
  • Tuition
    Tuition (Full programme)
    Tuition (Full programme)
  • English (take IELTS)
This Starting Your Own Beauty Business course from the London College of Fashion is aimed at the budding entrepreneur who is looking to start a beauty business. You’ll be taken through all the elements of a business start-up and be given practical advice on how to plan effectively for your new business venture.
  • Overview
  • Programme outline
  • Key facts
  • Admission requirements
  • Fees and funding


The Starting Your Own Beauty Business course from the London College of Fashion will start with discussing the market opportunity, finance and business plan and which channels are appropriate for your brand. You’ll then move on to discuss marketing and how to gain awareness for your brand. Finally the course covers how to gain distribution for your brand into retail or other channels. You’ll leave the course with an awareness of customer requirements as well as a basic understanding of the financial needs to ensure continuity and success when starting your own beauty business.

Your course place is confirmed once you have booked online or via the phone using a credit or debit card. There is no deadline for booking. Places are offered on a first come, first served basis, and all courses have a maximum number of students. We suggest you book early to avoid disappointment.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 3 days
  • Study intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

The course includes:
  • Upfront considerations and opportunity costings
  • Market research
  • Brand vision
  • Funding
  • Which channels are best for your brand
  • How to gain awareness for your brand
  • Marketing costs vs return on investment
  • Digital marketing
  • Brand content, literature, story telling
  • Case studies
  • Distribution in retail
  • Pricing architecture
  • Promotions
  • Merchandising
  • Supply chain
  • Packaging

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Take IELTS test

Academic Requirements

In order to fully participate in the practical exercises please bring the following materials/equipment to the first class:
  • Notebook and pen

Tuition Fee Per Full Programme

  • GBP 325 International
  • GBP 325 EU/EEA


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