Growing up I associated makeup with bold red lipstick.
As a makeup addict-turned artist I have over the years collected a number of makeup products and tools of the trade. Some have turned out to be all hype but no substance but most of them have been very good buys in that they make putting makeup on easier. So I thought I'd share a… Continue reading My precious makeup possessions (Part 1)
[My first photoshoot] was a lot of fun and a great boost for my confidence as a makeup artist
Why do I love makeup so much? I love it's transformative power!
I know I have done yet another disappearing act. I am not proud of itI'm not sure why my motivation and energy levels regarding my blog have dropped but I feel guilty and don't want to give it up. For some time now I've been saying that I will post something again but my intentions… Continue reading 1st year blog anniversary
I could stop buying makeup but I'm not a quitter!
With all the recent changes and excitement in my life I had somewhat neglected my blog recently even though I had a lot of material to write about. One of them was the completion of my interview with Kiera Louise Harrison, my inspirational makeup teacher. You can read Interview with my MUA teacher (Part 1) and Interview with… Continue reading Interview with my MUA teacher (Part 3)
I am really excited about my personal challenge (Make up your mind! (Part 1 of my personal challenge) coming to an end in 24 hours but in the meantime I have a lot of unfinished blog business to catch up with. It's been more than 2 weeks since I last posted and I have a… Continue reading Interview with my MUA teacher (Part 2)
I love being able to create beauty.
The inspiration for starting this blog came from my spur-of-the-moment decision last April to enrol in a makeup academy which is within walking distance from my place of work. As I have mentioned before, I've always been fascinated by make up and colours and spent a lot of money in products so I thought that taking… Continue reading My make-up classes – Dedicated to my father