Beauty Buzz

Welcome to the Beauty Buzz: your source for everything makeup! Whether you’re considering one of our online makeup courses, are currently enrolled, or are just looking for a bit of industry information, you’ve found yourself in the right spot. See makeup tutorials, read product reviews, meet our tutors, receive business advice for your career as a makeup artist, and more. Let us know what you think, and enjoy!

Get your client camera ready

Makeup Tips and Tricks, Makeup Tutorial

How to Get Your Client Camera-Ready in Ten Minutes

In our latest video from QC tutor and professional makeup artist Azzi Williams, get a lesson on how to get your client camera-ready in ten minutes.

How to deal with oily skin

Makeup by Brittany, Makeup Tips and Tricks

Oily Skin 101: Care and Application

Oily skin types prefer a fuller coverage foundation as some struggle with blemishes or large pores. Don’t be afraid to use products you stand behind.

Competitor feature

Business

Dealing with Competitors

At QC, we believe competition is a good thing. Your competitors are a reason to offer the best service you possibly can, and to go above and beyond!

Special effects makeup scratch tutorial

Makeup Tutorial

Special Effects Makeup Sneak Peek: Scratch Lesson

In this video, watch as SFX makeup artist Michele Mulkey creates a realistic “scratch” using special effects makeup. Enjoy this sneak-peek SFX lesson!

Free resources for makeup artists

Business

Free Resources Every Business Owner Should Use

Over the past few months, we’ve talked about building your website and how to do it right. In this post, we list some free resources at your disposal!

Greyscale Halloween makeup

Makeup by Brittany, Makeup Tips and Tricks

Halloween Greyscale Makeup: Look Like a Black and White Film Star

With Halloween just around the corner, this a great look. The technique is called “greyscale makeup”. The idea is to look like a black and white film star!

hiring feature

Business

Expanding Your Business: Hiring Employees

When you first started your business, you were likely a one-person band. You probably did everything yourself. But when is it time to hire some help?

Halloween Makeup special effects

Makeup Tips and Tricks

Michele’s Halloween SFX Makeup Recommendations

Halloween is just around the corner and there is not a better day to get your special effects makeup on! Check out these great products for SFX makeup!

How to rock a trade show

Business

Trade Shows: How to Get In and ROCK!

Whether you’re a designer, planner or makeup artist, there are tons of trade shows you can attend that aim to help you improve your skills.