James Vincent’s Guide to The Makeup Show Dallas!

The Makeup Show continues to be the place for industry pros to come for inspiration, community and education and The Makeup Show Dallas is no different. If it is your first time at The Makeup Show the many educational opportunities available to you might seem a little overwhelming so we put this guide together to help you have a better handle on the situation. We know that having over 100 brands bringing the latest product at huge pro discount is exciting but Our suggestion is... Read More

The Legendary Mr. Billy B to take the main stage at The Makeup Show Dallas!

      The Makeup Show Dallas is almost one week away! Read below as we sat down with the one and only Mr. Billy B as tells us how he got his start in the industry, his approach on makeup artistry and his thoughts on what you need to do to make a name for yourself. Don’t miss Billy’s much anticipated keynote “Becoming your Brand” Sunday, September 28th  12:30–2:00 only at The Makeup Show.   What’s new in Billy B’s world since... Read More

Focus: An inside look with MAKE UP FOR EVER at The Makeup Show Dallas!

Inspiring Artists: An Inside Look with MAKE UP FOR EVER Ve Neill, Melanie Inglessis, and James Vincent Saturday, September 27th  1:30–3:00 In celebration of their 30th anniversary, MAKE UP FOR EVER has partnered with 30 elite makeup artists from all areas of the industry including celebrity, fashion, beauty, TV, film and theater to share the brand’s unique story through the eyes of the artists who helped shape it into a cult favorite for professionals and the public.   In... Read More

Get ready for “The Transformation of Makeup” with Johnny Lavoy at The Makeup Show Dallas!

  Johnny Lavoy is one of the most sought-after hair stylists in the industry and his editorial and teaching credits span the globe. As the Artistic Director and founder of Moda-Rey Salon & Spa–the West Hartford, Connecticut business he started 18 years ago–Johnny began to make a name for himself for his flawless hair and makeup applications. Over the last few seasons his impressive resume has made him a fixture during NY fashion week with clients including Michael... Read More

Go One on One with Empowerment Diva Crystal Wright!

  Crystal Wright is known as the Empowerment Diva, as she is known to get people “unstuck”. Author of The Hair Makeup Fashion Styling & Manicurist Career Guide.; Crystal has been in the industry for over 20 years playing an integral part in developing and elevating the careers of some of the most talented and successful Makeup, Hair, Fashion Stylists, Manicurists and Photographers known today. As an expert on career building and marketing for freelance styling professionals,... Read More

Get ready to “Get Next” with Michael DeVellis at The Makeup Show Dallas!

      Michael DeVellis knows what it takes to make a name for yourself in the beauty industry; as the founder of The Makeup Show, On Makeup Magazine, and The Powder Group  (to which he is Creative Director & Editor of On Makeup Magazine and Executive Director of The Powder Group.) Michael DeVellis has over 20 years of experience working with beauty brands, trade shows, events, publications, and artists. Read below as The Makeup Show goes One on One with this... Read More

The Makeup Show goes One on One with the legendary Eugenia Weston!

      Read below as The Makeup Show goes One on One with the one of the pioneers of the beauty industry;  Creative Director of Senna Cosmetics, Inc. and Celebrity Makeup Artist  Eugenia Weston gives us insight into her prolific career and what she’s looking forward to at The Makeup Show Dallas! You are a self-taught makeup artist and a legend in the industry, what challenges did you face as you were trying to break into the industry? Believe it or... Read More

Make Up Forever partners with 30 artist to launch exclusive 30 Palette Shadow Collection!

  In celebration of their 30th anniversary, MAKE UP FOR EVER partnered with 30 elite makeup artists from all areas of the industry including celebrity, fashion and beauty, TV, film and theater as well as Brand Creator & Artistic Director Dany Sanz. Makeup artists have been devotees of MAKE UP FOR EVER since its beginning in 1984, when it launched an eye shadow collection featuring 100 shades. Now 30 years later, the brand has revolutionized the product that put it on... Read More

“Godfather of Makeup” Dick Smith dead at 92

        Legendary Makeup artist Dick Smith has died this morning at the age of 92, known as the Godfather of Makeup Dick Smith was renowned for his realistic transformationsof actors in many classic movies such as: The Godfather, The Exorcist, Taxi Driver, and Amadeus for which he won an Academy Award for Makeup in 1985. Born in 1922, Smith; while studying at Yale University with intentions of entering dentistry took interest in makeup after reading a Hollywood... Read More

The Makeup Show Chicago 2014 Recap!

Over 3,500 attendees immersed themselves with more than 65 beauty brands, 50 keynote speakers, hands-on workshops, seminars, kit focus and career classes on June 7 and 8 The Makeup Show Chicago took place June 7 and 8 and brought the windy city more inspiration and education than ever before!  In its 4th year, The Makeup Show Chicago was held at Bridgeport Art Center where over 3,500 pro artists, buyers, industry educators, press, and retailers packed the halls, top beauty... Read More