The Makeup Shows Labor Day Makeup Look Contest is here!

Ahhh Labor Day weekend, the unofficial end of summer for most people…while everyone tries to get their last bit of barbecuing, beaching, and partying we here at The Makeup Show are starting to ramp up all things #TMSDallas; starting with this Kevyn Aucoin inspired Labor Day look contest! Read below! We know you have your blushes, eyeliners, primers, and all other makeup kit essentials ready for the holiday weekend. Take that Labor Day makeup selfie and send it to The Makeup... Read More

The Makeup Show’s World Cup Makeup Challenge is here!

The beautiful game is back! So why not incorporate your favorite World Cup Team into your makeup look! Take a selfie of yourself or a friend featuring your favorite World Cup Teams colors and send it to (Put “World Cup Makeup” as the subject) as well as mentioning @themakeupshow on your social media handles. At the end of the World Cup we will choose the finalist before the final match and at the conclusion of the World Cup on July 11th we... Read More

The Makeup Show Presents: Here’s Where I Stand: My Art and I

Calling all makeup artists!!  Get your work seen by some of the biggest names in the beauty industry and build your own celebrity as we celebrate our return to The Windy City with our brand new contest! We want to see the talent of the artists that live and work in the Midwest and Chicago markets. Show us who you are as an artist and the makeup that best represents you. Task: Design a look and get it on a face. Shoot a selfie (ONE selfie please) or a phone photo of your friend,... Read More

Get”In Focus” for The Makeup Show NYC, lets see whats in your makeup kit!

  *In Focus: My Makeup Kit* Every makeup artist wants to know what our Makeup Show Artists makeup kit’s consist of. You have seen their kits (and if you have not…you will!), now we want to see your makeup kits! Here’s how to participate: Post an image on Facebook and/or Instagram mentioning @themakeupshow of your station setup. Include in the email what city-state-and country (if not USA) you are based. Also, include your top 3 products from your kit and for... Read More

James Vincent gives you the low-down on his Kevyn Aucoin FaceChART for TMS LA!

For my Re: Making Faces face chart I wanted to take the fundamentals of Kevyn’ s artistry and love of contour and add my own Rock N Roll Spring 2014 spin. I took inspiration from a famous photo of the gorgeous Shalom Harlow holding her own head. In the image Kevyn’s created the most beautiful wash of color pink eye and bold red lip.   To bring the look into 2014 I started with a complexion that is sheer and flawless with Kevyn Aucoin The Sensual Skin Enhancer and... Read More

Check out The Makeup Show’s newest contest: RE-Making Faces!

                                                     RE- Making Faces A photo and face chart celebration of the iconic fashion and beauty images of makeup artist Kevyn Aucoin   Calling all makeup artists .Get your work seen by some of the biggest names in the beauty industry to celebrate the memory and makeup magic of an icon.    Task: Create a face chart that represents your reinterpretation and reimagining of one of... Read More

The winner of our Thanksgiving day look contest is???

  Congratulations to Jaleesa J. makeup artist from New York City as she is our Thanksgiving Look Contest winner! Watch her video tutorial “Warm & Toasty Winter Makeup’ that was Thanksgiving inspired, and check out the products Jaleesa used including products from Make Up For Ever!   EYES: Viseart Matte Neutral Palette ( bought at #CameraReadyCosmetics... Read More

Join our Thanksgiving Look Contest!

                  What’s more fun then seeing family, stuffing your face. and ruining a diet this Thanksgiving? The preparation; not the food, but coming up with, and executing the perfect holiday makeup look! This has become the new highlight of the holiday weekend (unless you find excitement fighting grumpy, tired patrons at 5am Friday morning). Many participants in the holiday makeup look trend post pictures and video tutorials of their transformations from... Read More

How do our Makeup Artists Parents handle Halloween?

Halloween has become in recent years one of the biggest holidays of the year. With consumers spending over $5 billion on costumes, parties, makeup, and anything festive as of 2009, All Hallows Eve is the new cash cow in the market.   We asked some of our Makeup Show Artists who are also parents how they feel about Halloween, and how they incorporate their children in the holiday. First we asked Kathy Aragon, Kathy is an International Freelance Makeup Artist, Hairstylist,... Read More

Meet our first ever Face to Face Competition winner…Love Olaleye!

    The Makeup Show Orlando took place last month at The Peabody Hotel Orlando (now the Hyatt Regency Orlando). The show featured over 50 brands, live demo’s, seminars, keynotes with celebrity makeup and FX artists, and hands on workshops. The Makeup Show Orlando also featured for the first time “Face to Face”.   Face to Face was a live competition bringing makeup artist at all levels of their career and all areas of the industry together to prove themselves... Read More