Applications for ScreenSkills’ film Trainee Finder 2023-24 are now open – however, the closing date is 23:59 on Monday 28 November so get your application in quickly. Here is the information from… Read More »UK ScreenSkills – Makeup Trainee Placements
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?
A confirmation of booking letter is designed to protect you. Freelancers in film and TV often make bookings verbally over the phone or via the internet. To prevent any misunderstanding,… 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 of those industries. In particular, we look at… Read More »Where Makeup Artists Work & What They Do
A makeup course can be expensive, especially the ones offered at private training schools. As well as tuition fees, you have to support yourself for the course’s duration – and… Read More »How to Choose a Foundation Makeup Course