Permanent Cosmetics

Become a Permanent Makeup Technician

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Permanent cosmetic makeup is the art and science of implanting color into your skin. It is putting the right color in the right place so you can look better naturally. It is essentially a form of cosmetic tattooing in which color pigments are chosen and strategically used to enhance a person’s natural beauty.

Did You Know?

Many of our students get a job BEFORE they graduate! Some of our students reported back to us to be making up to $140/hour offering permanent makeup services. With the right training you too could be off to a new and exciting career!

Why Choose Cameo College’s Permanent Cosmetics Program?

Cameo College is recognized as the only certified SofTap trainer in the Greater Salt Lake Area and you will be a certified SofTap Technician upon completion of our 1 week course.

At Cameo College, you’ll learn all the latest Permanent Makeup procedures.

Students will have the opportunity to understand and perfect their skills as a professional Permanent Makeup Technician/Artist.

What is SofTap?


SofTap Permanent Cosmetics is the most natural way to look your best, 24/7. Professionals specializing in the  SofTap hand method use 100% disposable hand tools to gently and delicately implant permanent color into the skin. This method is non-invasive, highly controlled, and produces the most natural  looking results.

Our instructor, Rickie Mehl, has over 15 years of experience and is the only certified educator in The Great Basin. She offers free continued support to all graduates so you can continue learning even after you start working.

How Do You Get Started?

Getting started could not be easier, simply call 801-747-5705 or use the form to the right of this page to request more information about admissions. We offer daily tours of our school’s facilities. We are confident that once you see our college, meet our instructors and students, you will want to get started right away.

We are currently accepting students. Classes fill quickly, so follow up with us now!

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Learn More About Our Permanent Cosmetics Program:

Total Hours:


Tuition & Fees:

Tuition – $2,550.00

Payment and Financing Options:

  • Cameo College accepts Cash, Credit Card, Loans, and Checks.
  • Mountain America Credit Union Education Loan.
    No down payment and monthly payments around $50. Call 1-800-748-4302, go online to or visit any MACU branch.
  • Financing through TFC with $500 down. Balance financed at $200 per month at 10% interest (with approved credit check).

Areas Covered in this Course: * Included at no additional fee

  • Fill/Feather Techniques
  • Eyebrows
  • Eyeliner
  • Lip Liner
  • Lip Fill
  • Accent Mark
  • Color Theory
  • Business Development
  • History/Consultation/Methods
  • Advanced Highlighting/Shadowing
  • Sanitation & Sterilization Techniques

Perform approximately 8-15 procedures on live models.

Softap is recognized as a means of Permanent Cosmetics that provides a more gentle and natural looking appearance of micropigmentation vs machine methods.


Full Time

Tuesday - Saturday 8:00 am to 6:00 pm

50 clock hours per week / 5 days Not approved by NACCAS

Part Time Morning


Part Time Morning (Extended)


Part Time Evening


Employment Opportunities:

  • Permanent Makeup Artist
  • Educator
  • Sales Representative

National average (excluding tips)
$55,000 to $80,000

Financial Aid is available for those who qualify. For other important information, read our Consumer Disclosures and Gainful Employment documents.