I wasn't happy at my day job so I began assisting her by building her costumes and doing her makeup for photo shoots and shows. One day she turned to me and said, "Why don't you become a makeup artist? You would be so great at it." It was like a light turned on and I knew at that moment. Two...

Keith Haring x Google 'Happy Birthday' Paying homage to the late Keith Haring — whose birthday is today, May 4 — Google has incorporated the revered artist's work into the visuals for its search page. The iconic artist who passed in 1990 would be celebrating 54 years today had it not been...

The polish game is getting serious—if we didn't think it was already. This has to be the dupe of a lifetime and I honestly can't believe what I'm seeing. I don't know if I'm being dramatic or if I'm just overly excited. Deborah Lippmann "Happy Birthday" was known as one of the hottest nail...

Happy Birthday Marian Kihogo by Hormazd Narielwalla. 2011 Paper Collage by Hormazd Narielwalla. Courtesy of Hormazd Narielwalla. Being immortalized by an artist is perhaps the most humbling accolade I could be given. This art piece by Hormazd Narielwalla is a sincere honor as I am...

After receiving my cosmetology license I moved to Los Angeles to study makeup for the camera. My first job was in small low budget movies doing special effects. After a couple years with 20+ hour workdays and sleep deprivation, I decided movies weren't for me and I went into advertising and...

Chatting with couples who are invigorately planning their wedding and meeting fellow makeup artists and wedding suppliers is an overwhelming experience. I was super tired last night but I woke up early today excitingly preparing my things for the last day of the fair. But I won't miss the...

People ask me why I didn't become a makeup artist. Well, for many years I didn't think it was a good fit. I was just happy doing makeup on myself, writing about it, growing this website. Recently though I've seriously considered going for it. I was supposed to do makeup for a couple of...

Drake arrives to celebrate his birthday in a sadface blouse at Tao on Oct. 22, 2011, in Las Vegas, Nevada. Photo: WireImage Happy Birthday, Drake! You are 25 today. And super talented in many aspects. You are an actor! A recording artist! A proud Canadian! Nothing gives us more joy than when...

to be the first to wish this hot mama a very Happy Birthday! From the Victoria's Secret runway, to Project Runway and now America's Got Talent, we've admired Heidi every step of her amazing career and can't wait to see what lays ahead for this super. On the eve of her milestone birthday, we...

There are certain makeup artists with whom I just end up immediately forming a special bond. M.A.C Cosmetics Senior Makeup Artist Victor Cembellin, is one of those people. I first met Victor at Fashion Week back in 2009, and I was instantly taken with two things: his pure skill when it came to...

 

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