The Contour Edit

Long before “Contouring” become a daily ritual, were Makeup Artists’ past and present performing this magical task without any of us realizing. Why is it now that there has been sooo much spotlight (or should I say highlight) surrounding his age old technique? Contouring and highlighting has been around for …

EDITORIAL: “In Bloom” F Word Magazine

“In Bloom” F Word Magazine London Photographer William Ferchichi Stylist Patrice Hall Model Lim Lee @ Body London Hair Stylist Megan Francis Post Production Alessandro Castellani Makeup Phoebe Taylor Makeup Assistant Jenni Scott  

REVIEWS: Concealer Uncovered

  We have become so concealer obsessed lately (Thanks Instagram & YouTube!), that I thought it would be appropriate to share my thoughts on such a wonder product and to share some of my favorites. In my previous post The Perfect Base: My Foundation Must Haves I mentioned that when …

REVIEW: THE PERFECT BASE – MY FOUNDATION MUST HAVES

The perfect makeup will always start with the perfect base, (for my skin commandments click here) I Get asked quiet frequently what my favorite foundations are, when there are so many great products out there finding the right one that is perfect for you is difficult. As an artist I …

EDITORIAL: BLUE LAGOON

      Blue Lagoon London Jewellery design by Lizhu Song Photographer Annie Lai Stylist Una Ho Model Maxine @ Anti Agency London Hair Stylist Lidia Patrizia Makeup Phoebe Taylor    

FEATURED: BACKSTAGE AT LONDON COLLECTIONS MEN SS16 BELSTAFF

BELSTAFF London Collections Men SS16 Desert Explorers “It’s an exploratory collection that injects technical innovation and contemporary fabrications into Belstaff’s iconic silhouettes, evolving elements of military and heritage gear for a modern Belstaff identity.” – Frederik Dyhr, VP Men’s Design   Belstaff’s Spring Summer 2016 Men’s collection presented at the …

HOW TO: Good Hygiene Practice for Makeup Artists

The first cardinal rule when it comes to working in Makeup is always hygiene. I have seen some pretty disturbing habits that literally have made my skin crawl. Personal hygiene can be quiet a sensitive subject, when it comes to myself and my work I live by “If it’s not …

HOW TO: Tips for creatives |Working with a Makeup Artist

After writing my previous post “Simple Steps to booking a Makeup Artist“ , it got me thinking that I should write one for the creative individuals. When it comes to choosing and communicating with a Makeup Artist, whether you’re a Photographer, Art Director, Stylist, Film maker, Hair stylist, Model, Actor …