D Marie Institute

About us

D’MARIE Institute is a skills training school, with highly trained and competent instructors offering skills training accredited by City & Guilds of London and registered by The Ministry of Education, Jamaica. The institute offers diplomas and certificates in Professional Makeup Artistry, Teaching & Training, Hairdressing, Barbering, Nail Technology, Customer Service, and Waxing.

International Training

Leveraging her experience and training at top international cosmetics houses such as Estee Lauder, Mac, and Clinique, Dawn Marie ensured that the D’Marie Institute earned its place as Jamaica’s best institution of its kind, dedicated to offering exceptional skills training, exquisite makeup products and cutting edge information for students and clients to guide their choices about their individual beauty and personal care needs.


The D’Marie Institute has a number of accolades to include: Winner of the City & Guilds Medal for Excellence Award, Winner of the MUA Essential Award for Best Makeup School, Best in Makeup Artistry, Makeup Guru Award, and was recently selected to receive the BID Award for Quality in the Gold category at the BID International Quality Convention in France.

Job Experience

D’Marie Institute is among the leading lights in the arena of Professional Makeup Artistry, Corporate Customer Service, and Corporate Grooming. The institution has worked with Pulse’s Caribbean Fashion week, Caribbean Model Search, Miss Universe Jamaica, Zip103 FM Roadshow, Teen Vibes magazine, The Beyond Woman magazine, and many more. These jobs have created the opportunity for students to work backstage gaining professional experience.

Class Sizes

Our classes are small with ten (10) students being the maximum. This creates an environment for one-on-one training. A learning style test is done for every student so that the lesson plans are crafted for inclusivity of training. . Every student, regardless of learning their style must learn.