As a Freelance Makeup Artist and SFX Makeup Artist with 30+ years of industry experience, I have been fortunate enough to work coast-to-coast on multiple projects providing makeup and on-set SFX makeup for film, TV, music videos, commercials, print and more!
As the weather gets cooler, you may notice your skin tends to dry out from the constant temperature changes. There are a few tips and tricks to keep your makeup looking flawless and fabulous. Start by keeping your skin healthy and soft. Be sure to treat your skin kindly and it will return the favor. Eating healthy and drinking appropriate amounts of water will show through with glowing skin. Do not sleep in your makeup, this includes eyeliner and mascara. Remove all traces of your makeup with a quality face wash and makeup remover. I adore Cetaphil, it's perfect for sensitive skin too! Exfoliate your skin to rid it of dead skin cells and renew that healthy glow. Philosophy's Microdelivery Peel Pads are perfect for at home exfoliating. Your skin needs moisture to stay healthy. Just as important as what you put into your body, you need to pay attention to damage from outside elements such as the sun, smoke, fumes, dirt, pollution, etc. Creating a barrier to block out these toxins…
Halloween is almost here and I am sure many of you are working on this year's costumes. I'll be creating Zombies for Halloween Horror Nights, but if you book me early enough, I will be sure to be available for your Halloween Make-up needs. Here are a few of my past Halloween Makeup Clients: Darth Maul
There are tons of quick and easy ways to create a Halloween Makeup in a flash. Here are a few inspiration ideas from some of my past photo shoots. Whether you're restricted at work from going costume crazy or maybe you just want a 'lil bit of fun, these cute and simple makeup ideas will be more Treat than Trick. Dia de los Muertos
We all know I've mentioned countless times the importance of booking your makeup artist during the early stages of wedding planning. No matter where you are located, I am sure you will find makeup artists are booking up quickly. With technology advancing and creating better HD cameras, brides understand the need for professional quality makeup and hair. I can't imagine any other event other than your wedding day where you will be the center of attention and have oodles of cameras focused on you. A quality photographer can capture fantastic images, but if the subject isn't camera-ready, the end result will only be as good as its weakest link. Aim for the best you can find and make it happen. You need a stellar venue, an awe-inspiring dress, a kick-butt photographer and the most elite makeup and hair team you can locate. When it's all said and done, the photographs will outlast the most heartfelt of warm wishes. This isn't a dress rehearsal and there is …
When heading back to school, take along these awesome travel size kits from the Body Shop for perfect skin care. They'll fit easily into your school bag or locker. A perfect send off gift for your college bound girl! Tea Tree Skin Care Kit Best if you want to: Combat breakouts and tackle excess oil with these travel-friendly Tea Tree favorites featuring Community Trade tea tree oil from Kenya. Seaweed Skin Care Starter Kit Best if you want to: Balance your skin and control shine with these TSA-approved Seaweed favorites featuring wild-harvested seaweed from Ireland.
Vitamin E Skin Care Starter Kit Protect and nourish your skin with the Vitamin E Skin Care Starter Kit. Vitamin E helps protect the skin against damaging environmental elements such as the sun, pollution and cigarette smoke.