Posts By Victoria Begin
Naming Your Makeup Business – Dos and Don’ts
The right business name can propel your makeup business to success, while the wrong one can be confusing and forgettable. Read on for a full list of do's and don'ts when it comes to choosing a business name!
Building Your Bridal Makeup Kit: Primers
Find out how to build your professional bridal makeup kit, starting with the most important product: primers!
How Your Friends Are Hurting Your Makeup Career
How do you deal with a friend who only wants to reap the benefits of your job as a makeup artist? Perhaps they try to give advice, or assume you'll provide them with free samples -- here are some tips on what to look for and how to handle these awkward situations!
Quiz: Can We Guess Your Signature Makeup Style?
Knowing your signature style as a makeup artist will help you better relate to your clients, as well as improve your technique! Take our quiz to find out which makeup style is your go-to!
Follow Your Gut—Become a Makeup Artist!
Do you dream of becoming a makeup artist? Follow your gut and pursue your passion with these tips, including doing your research into makeup courses, practicing, and being patient!
Lip Plumpers — Godsend or Gimmick?
Find out if lip plumpers should be included as you build your makeup artistry kit, or if you should ban them for good!
Night/Holiday Glamour Category
Category: Night/Holiday Glamour Judge: Nathan Johnson What Nathan would like to see: Creativity: How unique and creative is this look? Does it show personality and flair? Don’t be afraid to take risks and express yourself. I recommend not doing Google searches and copying an existing makeup…be yourself. Effort: How much effort has the makeup artist […]
Holiday Makeup Contest – Day/Winter Splendor Category
Category: Day/Winter Splendor Judge: Azzi Williams Here is Azzi’s advice for contestants: Creativity: How unique and creative is this look? Does it show personality and flair? Effort: How much effort has the MUA put into the look in terms of using the right shades, textures, effects and finer details that work in synergy with the […]