What’s the best foundation for Bridal Makeup?

If you're a bridal makeup artist its important to use the right foundation for your brides and bridal parties' makeup. But how do you know which is the best foundation for bridal makeup? This video covers four things to consider when choosing a foundation brand, why you DON'T need to carry all the shades of… Continue reading What’s the best foundation for Bridal Makeup?

How to be a successful bridal makeup artist – A conversation with Joanne Dromgold

In this episode of Makeup Artist Chats, we meet Joanne Dromgold, a super successful freelance makeup artist from Airlie Beach Australia. Joanne shares with us her background in retail, and how working on cosmetic counters led to her freelancing, doing wedding makeup, event makeup and more. Initially Joanne built her business exhibiting at wedding expos,… Continue reading How to be a successful bridal makeup artist – A conversation with Joanne Dromgold

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Makeup Artists: What makes you Professional?

Are you a PROFESSIONAL makeup artist? What makes someone professional? It's a title that many, if not most makeup artists use... but what does it really mean? The dictionary definition says: "engaged in a specified activity as one's main paid occupation rather than as a pastime". Making this distinction between "occupation" and "hobby" is one… Continue reading Makeup Artists: What makes you Professional?

My “Secret Weapon” for Makeup Artist Success

One of the most common questions I get asked by aspiring makeup artists is "how can I book more clients?" Sometimes other artists are surprised when I tell them my greatest source of new clients and makeup jobs. can you guess what it might be? As an agency-represented makeup artist, many people assume I get… Continue reading My “Secret Weapon” for Makeup Artist Success