In My Kit: 10 must have beauty products under £10

Every so often I am always after something that just works and doesn’t cost me a small fortune. I compiled a little list of my 10 MUST HAVE beauty products that I keep in my kit (and my hand bag) that are cost effective and actually work! In no particular …

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 …

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    

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 …

IN MY KIT: Skin care staples for the working Makeup Artist

Every face is the Makeup Artist’s canvas , but for the perfect application there needs to be adequate skin preparation. No two skins are the same; however some tried and tested products always come through for me , whether it’s for a photoshoot, runway, special occassion or wedding. Taking the …

REVIEW: Illuminators and the light within

 See some of my favorites looks here Ever wondered how those models have that envious luminous skin to die for, as if they have drank from the mysterious fountain of youth and just glow from the within? Rare are the days of the “Matte” skin movement (insert the 90’s), the …

EDITORIAL: “Come Home Papi” REVS Magazine

“Come Home Papi” By Yolanda Y. Liou LONDON Styling  & Art Direction Chino Castilla Jorge Model Shannon Gayle Hurd Beauty  Phoebe Taylor Featured in REVS Magazine Online Stylist Chino Castilla Jorge, draws inspiration from the old Latino Cliche of prostitutes waiting on their “Papi” on the streets for their next …