Microblading LA Academy


4-Day Intensive Microblading Workshop

The Microblading LA Training Course is a 4-day intensive designed to introduce you to the world of microblading so that you may become a working microblading artist. This comprehensive class, taught by working Microblading LA artists, will teach you all aspects of microblading, from profiling clients to drawing eyebrows to consent forms. You will leave this class confident and eager to practice and master your craft.


Microblading with live models under the supervision of the Microblading LA team.

Entry Level

No prior experience or license required.

Hands-on Experience in a Working Microblading Studio

You will work side-by-side with Julie Ha, Lindsey Ta, and her team of working microblading artists. This is an experience like no other! You will spend 4 days in our studio, where real clients come into work with our busy team. You'll start with synthetic skin to practice, eventually working with a live model on Day 4 under the supervision of the MLA team of certified instructors and working artists.

Who Is This Class For?

This is an entry-level microblading class, perfect for newcomers to the industry or seasoned cosmetology professionals looking to expand their services. Beginners with no prior knowledge of tattooing, eyebrow drawing or cosmetology will appreciate our step-by-step approach to teaching you. You will learn a lot--understand that microblading is one of the most difficult permanent makeup techniques to master, but you'll be learning from the best. Nail technicians, tattoo artists, and artists in any profession that requires a steady hand will find themselves right at home.

What You'll Learn

The MLA Method for 3D Eyebrows

The 3 Rules For The Perfect Hairstroke

Profiling a Client for their Personal Style

The 4 Rules of Drawing Eyebrow Shape

Achieving Eyebrow Symmetry

Creating Natural Eyebrows Your Clients Will Love

Lesson Plan

  • 00

    Day Zero “Online Training”

    Our online training course will introduce you to the basics of microblading with a focus on the most basic element of microblading: the single hairstroke. You’ll have several exercises for practicing hairstrokes and drawing eyebrows prior to class.

  • 01

    Day One “The Single Hairsroke”

    Microblading begins with a single hairstroke. We'll focus intensely on drawing perfect hairstrokes and eventually grouping hairstrokes.

  • 02

    Day Two “Drawing Eyebrow”

    We expand our focus to drawing perfect eyebrows. We'll also begin learning the tools of the microblading, including the eyebrow pencil and microblade and working with synthetic skin.

  • 03

    Day Three “The Canvas”

    Microblading is an artform and as such it's important to understand your canvas.We'll study the four skin types, color theory, and how ink affects the skin. Plus we'll drive into sanitation and sterilization.

  • 04

    Day Four “Microblading”

    Work with live models under the supervision of MLA artists. MLA guides students to complete their first microblading procedure.

Real work from Previous Microblading LA Academy Students

Your Microblading Starter Kit

Everything you need for your first 15 clients. The kit includes:

"The Art of Microblading" Training Manual and Workbook
7 pigments
 2 numbing creams
 2 hand tools
 15 blades
 Eyebrow brushes (15 pieces)
 Eyebrow pencil (1 piece)
 3D eyebrow pencil (1 piece)
 Pigment cups (30)
 Pigment finger rings (15)
 Pigment application sticks (15)
 Pigment holder (1)
 Practice skin
 Eyebrow shaver
 Razor blade
 Spear pointed Qtips
 Alcohol pads

Meet the Creator of this Course: Lindsey Ta


Lindsey Ta is the founder of Microblading LA, a world champion microblading artist, and an advocate for microblading around the world. In January 2016, she won 1st place at The World of Microblading Championship against some of the best artists in the world. Her work is seen by hundreds of thousands visitors every month to her popular Facebook and Instagram pages, and has been featured in Bravo TV, Pop Sugar, and more. Microblading is her passion and she believes in setting her students on track to blossom as their own unique artist. She has individually trained all MLA instructors.

"This course represents all of my learnings in the art of microblading, from my studies with the world's best artists, to my own discoveries during the countless hours I've spent microblading hundreds of clients. Each instructor at MLA shares my passion for microblading and the love I have for this art form." -Lindsey Ta

Register Online

Our training course lasts 4 days from 9 AM to 5 PM, at our location in the Los Angeles Area, and costs $4,500. To reserve your seat, a $1,000 non-refundable deposit is required. Full payment is required 2 weeks prior to your start date.

Please note: if you are unable to attend your class after you've made your deposit, you may transfer your deposit toward a future class date any time up to four weeks prior to your start date

Select one of the dates below to get started.

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The Art of Microblading August 14

$1,000 (Deposit)

Instructor: Julie Ha

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The Art of Microblading August 28

$1,000 (Deposit)

Instructor: Julie Ha

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The Art of Microblading Sept 5 - 8

$1,000 (Deposit)

Instructor: Julie Ha

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The Art of Microblading Sept 10 - 13

$1,000 (Deposit)

Instructor: Julie Ha

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The Art of Microblading Sept 20 - 23

$1,000 (Deposit)

Instructor: Julie Ha

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The Art of Microblading Oct 16 - 19

$1,000 (Deposit)

Instructor: Julie Ha

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The Art of Microblading Nov 8 - 11

$1,000 (Deposit)

Instructor: Julie Ha


The Art of Microblading Dec 6 - 9

$1,000 (Deposit)

Instructor: Julie Ha


The Art of Microblading Dec 12 - 15

$1,000 (Deposit)

Instructor: Julie Ha

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Frequently Asked Questions

How many students are in each class?
Seats are limited to 12 people for class.
Do I need to be a licenced esthetician to begin training? Do I need any prior certification of any kind?
Will I be licensed in this class?
Are there additional fees?
Do you teach one-on-one courses?
Is this the same as eyebrow tattoo training?
I already practice microblading. Do you teach an advanced course?
I've never done anything like this before. Can I really learn microblading in four days?
Do you offer any support after the class is over?
I'm coming from out of town. Are there hotels nearby?
Who teaches the class?
How long will it take me to complete the online training?
What are the technical requirements of the online training course?
What does the online training cover?