Make Up Monday: Matte Lip Love

Today’s Make Up Monday has to be Isa Dora’s new Twist-Up Matt Lips, €13.25. That’s 50 Naked (my fave), 56 Candy Store and 52 Posh Peach. Love the pointed tip and they’ve got that rare matte-without-feeling-like-sandpaper texture.  Winning. Isa Dora was one of the first make up brands I used as a teen, so I’m…

Everything You Need to Know About Being a Make Up Artist

This is the stuff no one tells you about becoming a make up artist, the nitty gritty, the first hand accounts from real professional make up artists. I’ll cover the pros, the cons, the ins and outs…a comprehensive guide.

As a working make up artist myself, naturally a lot of my close friends are also in the industry. It becomes a bit of a family you see, so when I posed a few questions to the lads and ladies, I got some really interesting replies….some answers even I didn’t know! So here it is, everything you need to know about being a make up artist.