Welcome to the Hair & Makeup Artist Handbook

All about the world of media makeup, including makeup as a career, being a trainee and creating vintage looks. 

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What is Prosthetic Makeup?

Prosthetic makeup is a specialist field of makeup artistry. It is used to create a variety of enhanced three-dimensional character looks and effects, from ageing and injuries to all sorts…



Looking at hairstyles and makeup fashions through the ages.


Guides to the basics, from colour theory to products.


What to think about when creating different makeup looks.

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