About VanityX


Welcome to VanityX, Irelands leading makeup training academy.

For the last 10 years we have provided our students not only with a high standard of training but also with career guidance and support. 

We teach the fundamentals of makeup artistry to a global standard ensuring you are prepared for all opportunities within the makeup industry. We do all of this in a safe and inspiring atmosphere that embraces the individuality and creativity of our students.

VanityX first academy opened in Swords, Co Dublin in May 2010 by makeup artist and entrepreneur Debbie Mc Quillan. To date she has opened three academies here in Ireland, two in Dublin and one in Cork. In 2015 Debbie brought VanityX to Dubai and in 2016 she opened an academy in London. 

For the past 9 years VanityX have been teaching the fundamentals of makeup artistry to ensure our students can adapt their skills to any trend. We provide on-trend training and real industry experience with career guidance for all levels. 

With 10 years of academy experience we have grown to be a trusting professional academy for all levels of aspiring artistry. We have been leading the way as Ireland’s Best Makeup Training Academy for almost a decade.