Contouring the Nose

Corrections can be applied to give the illusion of a differently shaped nose. Contouring and highlighting can therefore be used on the nose to sculpt it. There are many different types of noses and vary due to length, size, and shape. Here is a chart. Types of Noses Long Short Thick Fine Wide Narrow Twisted … Continue reading Contouring the Nose

Best Makeup Application for Eyes

Shading and highlighting is not limited to corrections on the face, but can be applied to the eyes as well. Here is a chart.                       Types of Eyes Deep Set Eyes Protruding Eyes Close Set Eyes Wide Set Eyes Round Eyes Down Turned Eyes Small Eyes … Continue reading Best Makeup Application for Eyes

Best Makeup Application for Face Shapes

Correctors and concealers that brighten and lift are great products to apply underneath foundation for highlighting purposes (https://mymiamimua.com/2014/04/21/a-makeup-artists-kit-correctors-and-concealers/). However, highlighting can be done with many different products such as powders or shimmers. Basically, anything a shade or two lighter than the skin tone can be used to highlight the area. Highlighters are used to make … Continue reading Best Makeup Application for Face Shapes

A Makeup Artist’s Kit: Correctors and Concealers

Now that we have covered what a makeup artist's kit should contain (see: https://mymiamimua.com/2014/04/07/a-makeup-artists-kit/) and covered the all the bases for skincare (see: https://mymiamimua.com/2014/04/14/everything-skincare-perfect-skin/) , we will move on to the second part of a makeup artist's kit: Correctors and Concealers. Color Theory To understand how correctors work, it is important to understand how colors work. … Continue reading A Makeup Artist’s Kit: Correctors and Concealers

Everything Skincare for Perfect Skin

Skin Types and Skincare Skin type is a very important consideration when applying makeup. You should think carefully about the skin and treat it like a canvas for makeup. Skin Types Normal Skin Combination Skin Oily Skin Dry Skin Sensitive Skin Mature Skin Each skin types requires its own special care and needs. Normal Skin Normal … Continue reading Everything Skincare for Perfect Skin

A Makeup Artist’s Kit

Now that we have had a proper introduction to makeup, let's create a list of makeup products and the absolute essentials that makeup artists typically carry in their kits. See Makeup Art: An Introduction Organization Organization is very important when it comes to being a makeup artist especially for those makeup artists that can't get … Continue reading A Makeup Artist’s Kit

Makeup Art: An Introduction

Makeup is one of the most artistic fields in aesthetics. Although there are some "rules" to follow, most of the work is left to the imagination of the makeup artist. There are several factors to consider when applying makeup either to yourself or to someone else: Personality Age Skin tone Eyes Hair Wardrobe Accessories If … Continue reading Makeup Art: An Introduction