How To Get Started in Assisting Makeup Artists

When I moved to London , I had never assisted a Makeup Artist before. I had no idea where to start, and no one helped me either. I moved with no contacts, no friends or family just a whole lot of ambition and blind faith. I started by emailing creative …

Makeup Light Recommendation

As a makeup artist you need ample lighting. I have been on numerous sets , in hotel rooms and backstage where the light is less than desirable. Finding the best lighting solution is difficult as there is so much  to choose from, but I hate having too many gadgets and …

Charlotte Tilbury Must Haves

Charlotte Tilbury, the British makeup artist who has taken the beauty industry by absolute storm. Her carefully curated collection ensures attainable glamour, “Easy to use , easy to choose and always irresistible”. Here are some of my top picks; Hollywood Flawless Filter The Luxury Eye Palette “Vintage Vamp” Chic To …

In My Own Words: Makeup Then & Now

I wrote this article a few months ago originally for Solstice Magazine, I thought I would share it and get some more insight from both sides of the industry, as mentioned in the article I am not “bashing” or “hating” on anyone in particular just merely presenting a point of …

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 …

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