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!

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Makeup Tips and Tricks

Bridal Handbag Must-Haves

Brittany explains handbag must-haves for the big day: essential products to carry in your (or your client’s) bridal clutch.

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Makeup Tutorial

Makeup by Brittany – Tropical Blue Eyeshadow

In this makeup tutorial, Brittany takes you through the steps to creating a beautiful tropical blue eyeshadow look perfect for a summer night out!

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Makeup Tips and Tricks, Makeup Tutorial

Day to Night Aquatic Eyes

Watch as YouTube correspondent Jessica creates two separate looks using blue eyeshadow – one for day and one for night.

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Makeup Tips and Tricks

A Simple Morning Skin Care Routine for Stressed Out Pores

I’ve always had acne. Always. Now I know that doesn’t make me particularly unique, but I’ve also never quite been able to pin down my skin type. It’s kept me on my toes for the past 15 years, constantly changing and evolving, each phase progressively worse. One day my pores would practically ooze oil and […]

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Makeup by Brittany, Makeup Tutorial

Makeup By Brittany: A Beautiful Bridal Makeup Look

When creating a bridal look on yourself or on one of your clients, I always recommend using high quality products that you can rely on and have used before.

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Makeup by Brittany, Makeup Tutorial

Makeup by Brittany: Clean Edge Smokey Eye

Today’s tutorial is going to be a soft golden brown smokey with a super clean cut edge. It’s very easy to achieve and gives a very “pro” feel to your look.

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Makeup by Brittany, Makeup Tutorial

Makeup by Brittany: Eye Look Using QC Palette

For today’s step by step eye look I used the QC Makeup Academy Neutral eye palette. The colour range is amazing – TONS to choose from.

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Makeup Reviews

5 Myths about Vegetarian and Vegan Makeup

Makeup artists have a fundamental, ethical duty to ensure they can provide products to suit the needs of their vegetarian and vegan clients.

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Business, Makeup Tips and Tricks

Building a Makeup Artistry Portfolio 102: Focus on Content

Having a makeup artistry portfolio that’s visually appealing and easy to navigate is important, but don’t forget that the content should be the focus.