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

Go One on One with Makeup Artist and Founder of London Brush Company Siân Richards!

      Makeup Artist and owner of London Brush Company Siân Richards was born in England and is a second generation makeup artist to her Welsh father Hu Richards, mother Carmelina Ellul.  From the age of 2  Siân accompanied her parents on film sets and knew she wanted to be a makeup artist by the time she was 10.   Siân went to art school and then went off to do a course in makeup, her first employment came in a cold garage in Manchester making corpses... Read More

Focus on Education at The Makeup Show Dallas with Orlando Santiago!

The Makeup Show Dallas plans to be the beauty industry professional’s resource to education, networking, pro discounts and show exclusives. Some of these exclusives are the education workshops we have on tap presented by one of The Makeup Show’s Artists Orlando Santiago. Orlando is a renowned makeup artist specializing in flawless beauty by way of HD makeup applications and air brush work, and has included Special FX to his portfolio of talents. Orlando began his career... Read More

The Makeup Show Goes One on One with Dallas Makeup Artist and Lead Ambassador to The Makeup Show Dallas Cat Smith!

    Cat Smith is a Makeup Artist based in Dallas, Originally from Blossom, Texas. Cat attended Baylor University and graduated with honors with a degree in Journalism.  After graduation, she moved to Bangkok, Thailand to teach English at King Bhumibol Adulyadej’s Chitralada Palace School. After returning to the US in 2009, she began her career as a freelance makeup artist.  In 2011, she started her own artistry business called: Knockout Beauty. Read below as The... 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

Serious about your career? Join the new Alcone Agency!

The Makeup Show encourages you to sign up for Alcone Agency, a new online portfolio hub that will give you more exposure as an artist. Portfolio postings range from free, monthly, and annual – the highest level gives you 15% off at alconeco.com and free shipping on all your orders for the year. Alcone Agency does not own any work that you post, nor do they share in your paycheck.  They built the site to help Makeup Artists inspire and get hired. We strongly encourage you... Read More

Join the team! Sign up today and be a one of The Makeup Show’s Ambassadors!

In it’s ninth year of existence The Makeup Show continues to be the forefront of education, artistry, inspiration and the pinnacle event of  the professional beauty industry. With shows internationally and nationally in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Orlando, and our first ever Dallas show this September; The Makeup Show has attracted an impressive following of top artists, brands, educators, business founders, owners, and of course makeup artists hungry for education... Read More

Face Off Panel at The Makeup Show Chicago sponsored by Crown Brush!

The Makeup Show Chicago is more than just a makeup, and shopping spree event. This weekend’s beauty industry event at Bridgeport Art Center will showcase some of the best FX, body painting, and nationally known or recognized names in the industry. Read along as The Makeup Show gets you set for a keynote to remember with the Crown Brush sponsored Face Off Panel with Meagan Hester, Nix Herrera, and Chicago’s own Anthony Kosar, Sunday June 8th 2:30-4:00. Meagan Hester is an... Read More

Renny Vasquez set for his first ever Makeup Show Keynote!

As we prep for our much anticipated Makeup Show Chicago we sat down with one of our extended Makeup Show family makeup artists Renny Vasquez as he gets ready for his first ever keynote “Making it in Makeup” Saturday June 7th  10:30am – 12:00pm! Read below as Renny tells us how he got his start, what The Makeup Show means to him, and why making it in the beauty industry requires building lasting relationships.     What drew you to becoming a makeup artist? I was... Read More