Do you see that picture above? Yep, that one with the all the pigments, eyeshadows and miscellaneous items. Thats ONE of my makeup drawers on my personal makeup chest and not any one of those products made me a better makeup artist. Oh, now wait, some of them may have made application a little easier, they may have allowed me to create more looks, but they didn’t enhance my skills. I like many other newly budding artist fell prey to the “buy it and you’ll be like them” idea. I, and I know several others of you also thought that if I bought the product that this celebrity artist liked, or if I bought the product that they used on youtube it would make me jump higher, swim faster, be smarter, beat faces harder and turn me into an automatic Makeup Artist. [Read more...]
Aspiring MUAs: Make the Makeup, Don’t Let the Makeup Make You. Are we buying new products because we think they’ll make us better?
OPI Launches Sizzling Shades with Serena Williams’ Glam Slam! Series in Anticipation of Upcoming New York Tournament
OPI and tennis superstar Serena Williams announce the two final lacquers in the 2011 Glam Slam! promotion, timed in conjunction with the upcoming New York tournament. Glam Slam! U.S. features a duo-pack with two high-shine shades: shimmering red, Love is a Racket, and glittering bronze, Pros & Bronze.
“OPI and Serena return to our home country for the final launch with two bright, feminine lacquers,” said Suzi Weiss-Fischmann, OPI Executive VP & Artistic Director. “Packed with red and gold micas for intense luster, the Glam Slam! series finishes with two classic, glamorous colors.” [Read more...]