The Most Common Complaints About Freelance Makeup Artists, and Why They’re Bunk

The Most Common Complaints About Freelance Makeup Artists, and Why They’re Bunk   “What foundation are you using? Oh I’ve never heard of that brand” Understand that the beauty industry is bigger than you can imagine. There are many makeup companies that do not sell to Sephora or Ulta. Most artists will have high-performance foundation …

10 Fundamentals About being a makeup artist You Didn’t Learn in makeup School

Makeup artist is certainly one of the most vivid and creative professions. We draw inspiration from everything that surrounds us, we use the textures that surround us, we change the person completely, create a new character, or emphasize the natural beauty. Human being  is our canvas. Everything you learn in makeup school is about techniques …

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“13 Things About freelancing as a Make-up Artist You May Not Have Known”

“13 Things About freelancing as a Make-up Artist You May Not Have Known” Whether you are an established make-up artist or an emerging one or simply a beauty lover you do know that freelancing life is a glorious adventure indeed. God only knows the twists and turns it has – worthy of a thrilling Netflix …

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The most common mistakes every make up artists make as a freelance make up artist

Here follows a couple of pointers for would-be freelance make-up artists, a list I have compiled through experience, trial and error and foot-in-mouth scenarios! Not having knowledge of your products. If milk in the fridge has come to its expiry date you would throw it away or it will have nasty side effects, same goes …