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A selection of handy tips I have picked up through my work as a Hairdresser and make up artist

Setiquette DOs and DONTs part 2

This one is so basic, yet everyone gets it wrong at some point.  If you do get it wrong, make sure it’s not a crucial moment because you won’t live it down easily.  It’s really simple, when the AD calls … Continue reading

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Setiquette Dos and DON’Ts part 1

I’ve had quite a few students come along with me on film shoots over the years.  I’ve also been on many film sets for work experience myself, both in make up and art depts.  I don’t claim to be any … Continue reading

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How To Make An New Eyeshadow

A few months ago I experimented with how to repair a broken compact.  Through doing this I had the idea of trying to create a personal eyeshadow, using colours of my choice. I have a bag full of broken eyeshadows and … Continue reading

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Magazine Freebies

Every so often I find myself browsing the magazine aisles in my local newsagents. I never really read magazines. I’d like to, but I don’t seem to be able to find time somehow. The reason I end up browsing is … Continue reading

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How To Fix A Broken Compact

We’ve all done it.  And we’ve probably all silently sworn to ourselves when it’s happened.  It’s that horrible moment when you drop your favourite powder or eyeshadow and look down to find it’s smashed on the floor.  Even though loose powder … Continue reading

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