Lighting Tips For Makeup Photography

Posted in: Your MUA Career- Oct 27, 2016 Comments Off on Lighting Tips For Makeup Photography

We all have those days where we look in the mirror, then look again thinking “I look GOOD!” (followed by the expected selfie…of course). But have you ever taken a picture of some really amazing scenery, the landscape is breathtaking, but when you look back on the picture it is nothing like you experienced in […]

How To Start A Beauty Blog

Posted in: Your MUA Career- Oct 24, 2016 Comments Off on How To Start A Beauty Blog

You’re living your passion. Every day you’re learning new techniques, creating beautiful visions, finding shortcuts and tricks to solve everyday makeup problems, as well as creating unique looks for special occasions with your makeup artistry skills. You want to tell everyone you meet about all the ideas swirling in your head, and your friends and […]

How To Get Makeup Discounts

Posted in: Your MUA Career- Sep 11, 2016 No Comments

As any artist knows, top of the line tools are essential for top of the line results. Yes, technique is important, but the quality of the products you use is just as important. Every makeup artist would love to have an arsenal of amazing products, but that can get quite costly. You want to be […]

The Role Of A Makeup Artist In A Fashion Shoot

Posted in: Your MUA Career- Sep 02, 2016 Comments Off on The Role Of A Makeup Artist In A Fashion Shoot

One of the fastest ways to quickly grow your professional makeup artistry experience, portfolio, creativity and exposure, is to branch out into fashion shoots. Whether or not your end goal is to be a high-end fashion shoot makeup artist, the experience is beneficial for any up-and-coming artist. But before you can have the experience of […]

Tips to Get a Great Makeup Counter Job

Posted in: Your MUA Career- Aug 03, 2016 No Comments

Look, we all have heard the interview spiel before. Be prepared, show up on time (early PLEASE), look presentable, practice your interview questions, bring a well thought out resume. Of course these are all IMPORTANT. But how do you snag a makeup counter position? And not just any makeup counter….but the one you REALLY want? […]

How Much to Charge Clients as a Makeup Artist

Posted in: Your MUA Career- Jul 27, 2016 No Comments

So you’ve finished your coursework and are now ready to start your makeup artistry business. You’ve created your High-Quality Makeup Portfolio, you have put together your Makeup Artist Kit, you have your list of clients and potential clients, now you need to know how much to charge for your services. Setting prices for your services […]

Tips To Use Your Phone’s Camera To Showcase Your Work

Posted in: Your MUA Career- Jul 08, 2016 Comments Off on Tips To Use Your Phone’s Camera To Showcase Your Work

If you’ve been following our blog, you’ve learned some amazing things about becoming a professional makeup artist. We’ve touched on topics such as how to create a high-quality makeup portfolio, how to stay ahead of the competition, getting the best makeup artist kit, and the absolute necessities you need to keep in your kit at […]

Makeup Artist Kit Essentials

Posted in: Your MUA Career- Jun 21, 2016 No Comments

It can be difficult to know the best steps to take once you have completed the makeup artist training program here at Makeup.School. Our students are bursting at the seams to get out into the world and use the amazing knowledge they have just gained. We understand that excitement, but there’s still a bit of […]

Getting the Best Makeup Artist Kit

Posted in: Your MUA Career- Jun 14, 2016 No Comments

When an artist begins art school, they need to make sure they have the proper tools: sketch pencils, paints, brushes, canvases, and sketch books. The same holds true for makeup artists. An artist is only as good as the tools they work with, that’s why it is super important to make sure you choose high-quality […]

Stay Ahead Of The Makeup Artist Competition

Posted in: Your MUA Career- Jun 07, 2016 No Comments

Ask any makeup artist who has been in the business a while and they will tell you the competition is fierce. If you’re going to make it big, you’ve got to have what the other artists don’t. We’re going to share with you our inside tips on how to stay ahead of the competition. Once […]