Tag Archives: SFX

Rigid Collodion

Rigid collodion is a cheap and effective way to produce scarring. The brand I generally use is Mehron. Collodion is applied straight to the skin and then it gently constricts as it dries, tightening the surrounding skin, producing an indented … Continue reading

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Fraulein 3°8 24 Pro Make Up Brush Set

As any working make up artist knows, whilst working on a job it is quite possible to run out of clean brushes. This can be resolved by either keeping plenty of brush cleaner in your kit or by having lots … Continue reading

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Rencounter

Rencounter (meaning: 1. An unplanned meeting. 2. A hostile encounter or contest) was a short film I worked on for Liverpool’s second Kino Cabaret. It is based on the idea that, taken out of context, events can be deceptive and … Continue reading

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Sparkles, Serum and Scabs – November 2012

November 2012 saw the opening of the new Harvey Nichols store in Liverpool – great news for us make up artists (and females in general). I went along on the opening day for a bit of a nosey about and … Continue reading

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Pigs Might Fly Blood

It’s been several years since I first discovered Pigs Might Fly blood and I’ve been meaning to write something about it for a while now. Pigs Might Fly comes in two different shades – standard and dark and was specially … Continue reading

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Saint Dracula 3D

Saint Dracula is a fictional biblical story, telling of a lost love and a misunderstood legend. Through the centuries the eponymous anti-hero has been searching for Clara, his true love. The film is set in modern day, with Clara about … Continue reading

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Nutmeg, Nosebleeds and Nasty Surprises – July 2011

July proved to be a bit of a mix as far as work is concerned. A little bit of Look Good Feel Better here, a bit of Violet City there, throw in my continuing work at Hurricane and my diary … Continue reading

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