Party for a cause: The Makeup Show to donate Gala proceeds to charity: water

    The Makeup Show Gala is the must attend event during The Makeup Show NYC! Not because it’s the first fancy dress, flare, fun fashion event in New York , and not because The Makeup Show Gala is the first high-toned, elegant and ostentatious event from The Makeup Show but because a portion of the nights precedes and silent auction items will be donated to charity: water. Who is charity: water you ask? charity: water is a non-profit organization bringing clean, safe... Read More

Pre-Show Mixers this week for The Makeup Show NYC!

During The  Makeup Show NYC we have lined up events for you the professional artist to meet, mingle and be educated by fellow artists, brands, and industry execs alike. Set your schedules this week for our two can’t miss pre-show mixers at NARS Cosmetics Bleeker Street Location Tuesday April 22nd and at Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics Thursday April 24th! The Makeup Show and Nars Cosmetics invite you to another exclusive soiree! Join Director of Education and Artist Relations,... Read More

Go One on One with the multi-talented makeup artist Nick Barose

At The Makeup Show you have the opportunity to get as close as possible to top artist and names in the industry, during our pro-only beauty event you can listen to top artists during keynote presentations, seminars, and have the opportunity to network with them as well.  In our next installment of our “One on One Interview Series”  The Makeup Show sat down with one of the most talked about artists right now because of his red carpet prowess makeup artist Nick... Read More

Take a trip back in time with MEHRON’S 70’S period makeup presented by Kelly Budd

The Makeup Show NYC’S Seminar schedule is now up! Enjoy Panels, Feature Presentations and Exhibitor Seminars by the industries best. From Spring Trends and Bridal, to Airbrush and FX, these seminars will provide a great selection of events, designed to inspire and inform you the attendee and makeup/hair professional. Our seminars are presented by some of the biggest players in the business; these events are complimentary with your general ticket purchase and are seated on a... Read More

The Makeup Show Goes One on One with Makeup Artist Alice Lane!

  At The Makeup Show you have the opportunity to get as close as possible to top artist and names in the industry, during our pro-only beauty event you can listen to top artists during keynote presentations, seminars, and have the opportunity to network with them as well.  In this One on One interview The Makeup Show sat down with one of the notable makeup artists in the industry Alice Lane as she preps for her stand out  keynote: “‘Understanding Beauty” Monday,... Read More

The Makeup Show NYC Goes One on One with Ashunta Sheriff

    At The Makeup Show you have the opportunity to get as close as possible to top artist and names in the industry, during our pro-only beauty event you can listen to top artists during keynote presentations, seminars, and have the opportunity to network with them as well.  In this One on One interview The Makeup Show sat down with one of the most sought after makeup artists in the industry Ashunta Sheriff as she preps for her can’t miss keynote: “The New Movement... Read More

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

Kabuki joins the Keynote roster for The Makeup Show NYC!

One of the most recognizable names in makeup and fashion is makeup artist Kabuki.  Hailing from England, Kabuki used his friendship with illustrator Errol Le Cain as inspiration in many makeup looks. As a textile designer in New York he was drawn to the NYC club scene with his flair for outlandish dress and make-up. This led to stints modeling on European runways and performing in drag troupes such as The Black Lips. Kabuki then landed his well-known stint on HBO’s Sex and... 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