Announcing The Makeup Show GALA, “Colour Couture: Beauty & Beyond”

    Mix and mingle with makeup peers and industry insiders in a fun affair of fashion, fancy dress, flare and panache.  The Makeup Show announces the debut of The Makeup Show Gala, Colour Couture; Beauty and Beyond on debuting on Friday, May 2nd from 6pm to 9pm at Metropolitan Pavilion. Attendees of the beauty bash will mix and mingle with makeup peers and industry insiders in a fun affair of fashion, fancy dress, flare and panache.  Participating cosmetic brands, including... Read More

Focus: Artists Career Building Series

  The business part of this beauty industry can sometimes be the greatest obstacle to success. Having an understanding of how to prepare your materials and present yourself to potential clients can be the crucial factor in determining whether you are the artist who is given a coveted position. In this first time Career Focus seminar series industry leaders known for their honest advice and valuable insight will help you understand the industry standards and identify what... Read More

Check out our newest Face ChART Contest! Colour Couture: Beyond Beauty

A face chart celebration of fashion and beauty inspired by the looks of the legendary Met Balls of the past that push further than pretty makeup and make its way towards bold, bright and brilliant color usage. New York’s Legendary Costume Institute Gala, known more commonly as the glamorous Met Ball has been the toast of the town since 1971 with celebrities and fashion insiders featuring the most talked about makeup looks and becoming legendary. From Orientalism, to Cubism or... 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

Makeup Artist Asia Werner knows The Makeup Show is where the Pro’s go! Find out why!

Asia Werner is a makeup artist and hair stylist born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii now residing in the heart of New York City. An avid traveler, Asia has used her jet-setting lifestyle as inspiration in the many faces she has graced. A professional for 9 years now Asia graduated from Make Up Designory in New York City after studying in the fashion makeup artistry program. Asia has worked on everything from music videos, off Broadway plays, to New York Fashion Week. Ultimately... Read More

Makeup Artist La Quanna Chong talks about how The Makeup Show got her started in the industry!

La Quanna Chong is a Makeup Artist, Hairstylist and licensed Cosmetologist based in Los Angeles, CA. “LQ” as she is better known by has been a fixture in the beauty scene since 2007. The Westbury New York native received her beauty-makeup artistry certificate from Makeup Designory in NYC. After this, La Quanna began working as a production assistant for The Powder Group. From there she became the editorial/production assistant for The Powder Group’s “On Makeup” Magazine.... Read More

The Makeup Show LA 2014 Recap

March 1-2 Downtown Los Angeles: The Makeup Show celebrated its 5th year in Los Angeles, bringing together professional makeup artists, beauty experts, and industry pros under one roof for a full weekend of networking, artistry, community, and education.                                        The Makeup Show delivered top names in the industry, as well as new aspects to the show. During our pre-show preview we opened the doors to our first ever Icon Gallery... 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

James Vincent gives you his Guide to The Makeup Show LA 2014!

    As Director of Education & Artist Relations for The Makeup Show, celebrity makeup artist James Vincent is fortunate enough to work with makeup lines and makeup artists  at all levels of the industry on a daily basis.  Over the years James has worked in nearly every genre of makeup artistry. Film and theatre, television and celebrity work, editorial and runway work . His resume includes clients as diverse as designers Ashton Michael, Charlotte Ronson and... Read More

Who is “GossMakeupArtist”? Find out at The Makeup Show LA!

Who is Wayne Goss Makeup Artist?   Wayne is a professional makeup artist with over 15 years of experience, his Youtube channel: “GOSSMAKEUPARTIST” has over a million subscribers and well over a 100 million views.   Goss’s makeup videos are instructionally based beauty clips ranging from how to master foundation application, making acne disappear, to your everyday makeup and celebrity beauty tips. Get to know how Wayne got his start in the makeup/beauty field before... Read More