Why is it that you yourself can’t replicate what a professional makeup artist did on your face? One big factor of course is the products that they use. Some of them are hard to find since they’re not available in department stores, but I’m happy to report that more and more pro brands are now available through online resellers and in other specialty beauty stores. Here are some of the products that I highly recommend:
We’ve all been there– Just as you thought you’ve done the perfect makeup, something goes wrong and you have to do it all over. Worse, you just give up and head out the door. And then there are times that you’ve discovered your mistake too late and it is immortalized in social media the next day. #FML right? Don’t fret! Here are some simple solutions to common makeup mistakes:
I use the Internet to get a lot of things done regarding my makeup business. It has made me very efficient and I’ve benefitted so much with having online presence. Here are my go-to online tools:
I recently accompanied Bing, my then 9 month old pregnant former boss, to SM Aura. She said she looked like a whale, so her husband Dino said he’ll treat her to makeup shopping (Ahhh, this guy is for keeps!) . Besides, she needs to rehaul her makeup kit because most of them she hasn’t used in more than a year, so this was the perfect time to do it. We walked (well, I walked, she waddled) towards the department store and decided to limit our buying spree there so she won’t splurge so much.
I’ve been teaching pro and personal makeup classes in Makeup Designory Manila for almost 3 years now, and one of the perks of teaching is that I can keep abreast of both new and tried and tested products out there through my students’ makeup kits. Here are some of my and my makeup students’ faves, both for pro and personal use:
This post is long overdue. I’ve been constantly working with Mary Kay Cosmetics for about 4 years now, and they’ve been sooo generous with me, they give me a lot of products to try out that I’m having a hard time using everything! Here are my top picks from this brand:READ MORE