There are tons of books on makeup artistry and, of course, some are more helpful than others. So, to help narrow it down, we have put together a shortlist of… Read More »Books Every Media Makeup Artist Should Read
In a word – yes! It’s a good idea to take out makeup artist insurance cover. A career in makeup can be very rewarding and, most of the time, nothing… Read More »Do Makeup Artists Need Insurance Cover?
Freelancers in film and TV often make bookings over the phone or via the internet. To protect yourself from potential problems, it is highly advisable to put all verbal, email… Read More »Confirmation of Booking Letter for Makeup Artists
A guide to finding information on the current pay rates for makeup artists. Many countries have a union, guild or trade association that represents people working in the film and… Read More »Pay Rates & Working Conditions for Makeup Artists
Makeup artists can work in various industries, including film, television, theatre, fashion, beauty, and retail. This post gives an overview of each industry. In particular, we look at the media… Read More »Where Makeup Artists Work & What They Do
Makeup courses can be expensive, especially foundation courses offered at private training schools. On top of tuition fees, you have to support yourself for the duration of the course –… Read More »How to Choose a Foundation Makeup Course