About Us

Welcome and congratulations on your decision to train at one of South Africa’s leading Permanent Makeup Training institutes. We are excited to bring you our professional and highly focused permanent makeup training. We believe that every permanent makeup procedure is a unique expression of art. Hence we pride ourselves in offering cutting edge, advanced training techniques, principals and methodologies to you, enabling you to hone your skills. We understand that you are an artist and a creative entrepreneur hence you naturally want to increase your company’s bottom line whilst producing the best work. We are so proud to introduce our training series and principles enabling you to make an informed decision. Established in January 2000, Permanent Makeup by Gwendoline (PMUbyG) is undoubtedly your premier professional destination with regards training, practices, methodologies, procedures and supplies, pertaining to the permanent cosmetic artist industry. You’ve arrived at the right place - we are deeply passionate about what we do.

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We’ve successfully trained and upskilled numerous beauty therapists and make-up artists nationally to date. Rest assured you will be receiving guidance, mentoring, latest industry practices and skills from an expert, Gwendoline Johnston. She attained her US Master-Certification in Permanent Makeup & Paramedical Specialist Practitioner accredited by the American Institute of Intradermal Cosmetics in October 2013. Gwendoline is 1 of only 6 such Master Certified practitioners on the African Continent! Further, Gwendoline has 19 years’ advanced industry experience and runs a successful studio based in Johannesburg. We at PMUbyG pride ourselves on our authentic ethics and international BBP compliance to ensure you receive the very best value for your training investment.

I am passionate about empowering fellow Technicians and sharing my knowledge to improve and perfect your procedures. I offer affordable hands-on advanced training either 1-on-1 or in a small groups in order to give each person maximum individual attention

Gwendoline Johnston