Posts Tagged ‘Make-up artist’

Makeup Queen Pat McGrath’s Must Have Beauty Items

October 18, 2012 Leave a comment

When makeup artist extraordinaire Pat McGrath talks about beauty products we all sit up and listen.

When she talks about items she loves and cannot live without, we get our notebooks out to take notes.

Responsible for a whole host of new makeup looks season in and season out, and the creative force behind many makeup brands such as Armani and Dolce & Gabbana. Pat loves what she does and considers herself “lucky” to do work that does not feel like work.


See what Pat’s fav products are here …

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12 Year Old Cancer Girl Inspires With Makeup Videos

August 10, 2012 Leave a comment

Talia Joy CastellanoWhen the chips are down, you can either run from it or fight it. 12 year old Talia Joy Castellano suffers from two types of aggressive cancer but decided early on that she was going to fight it with her wit, exuberance and honesty.

Bald for years from multiple chemotherapy sessions for her neuroblastoma (diagnosed on Valentine’s Day 2007) and recently preleukemia, the aspiring makeup artist likes to use “makeup as my wig”.

It is her way to feel confident and

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Phan Fare in Australia

August 5, 2012 Leave a comment

When Michelle Phan created her first online makeup video in 2006, she had no idea it would take off the way it did. Six years and 200+ videos later, she has millions of followers and has been employed by Lancome as their online makeup consultant.

Phan is in Australia at the invitation of Lancome and met her Australian fans at the department store Myer‘s CBD. Around 1,000 people turned up to get a glance at their 25 year old self taught makeup artist, with some shouting “Michelle! We Love You!!”

More about Michelle Phan’s Australia visit …

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If Stars Were Just Ordinary Joes

July 26, 2012 Leave a comment

Beckhams as ordinary Joes

If stars did not have their posse of fitness trainers, hair stylists and makeup artists following them around, or the sometimes not so secret (and very expensive) cosmetic surgery to keep them looking young, what would they look like?

This should be required viewing for all teenagers (and beyond) who think that stars are born that way, or that they are blessed with some supersonic god like gene. Guess what? We have news for you….

Planet Hiltron has these gems for you:

See pictures here of stars as ordinary Joes …

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Youtube Domestic Violence Cover Up by Lauren Luke

July 4, 2012 Leave a comment

Say No to Domestic Violence

Sometimes, when you want to get a particular important message across, shock tactics works well – incredibly well. Just ask the tens of thousands of Lauren Luke followers when they went onto YouTube and found their favorite makeup artist all battered and bruised.

The bruises and scraps were fake of course, it was part of a BBH-created PSA for Refuge, a U.K.-based organization serving women and children who have suffered domestic violence, with the message “Don’t

Read more about Don’t Cover Up …

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Spring / Summer 2012 Makeup Trends For The Face

June 14, 2012 Leave a comment

Spring summer 2012 face - nude look
Better start going to the gym or taking up some sort of outdoors sports. The Spring / Summer 2012 makeup trends for the face is all about looking glowing and healthy.

We are talking hydrated, moisturized and plump looking skin that oozes vitality and youthfulness. Get to bed early, eat healthily and drink lots of good quality water because even though this look may look effortless, it does require some effort on your part to achieve.

The Spring / Summer 2012 Makeup Trends for face is the nude look,

Read more about face trends this Spring/Summer …

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