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

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

The Makeup Show breaks down the new fall color: Oxblood.

The trending color for this fall in beauty and makeup is oxblood. The name of the color could be off-putting at first, but oxblood is a deep rich red.  It resembles burgundy, but has more purple and dark brown hues. It is sometimes referred to as wine red or Bordeaux as some companies will use these names instead of “oxblood”. Oxblood with its mix of red and brown shades has an earthly warm tone that is not just dark, but very sophisticated. This is one of the best... Read More

The Makeup Show goes One on One with Lori Taylor

At The Makeup Show we like to get you as close as possible to top artist and names in the industry. We want you to feel as if you know them before they even take the stage! Here, The Makeup Show went one on one with one of the Global Pro Lead Artist for Smashbox Cosmetics Lori Taylor. She will be our Keynote presenter at The Makeup Show Chicago and will take the main stage to talk about “Celebrity Beauty for Every Client”. Get to know Lori before she takes the... Read More

Global Lead Artist for Smashbox Lori Taylor to keynote at TMS Chicago!

In her first time keynote presentation for The Makeup Show Global Pro Lead Artist for Smashbox Cosmetics Lori Taylor will take the main stage for: “Celebrity Beauty for Every Client” at The Makeup Show Chicago June 9 -10.   Lori Taylor is a California native that was always interested in artistry. At a young age she would use her crayons to “apply makeup” to her Barbie dolls faces. As she got older she moved on to her grandmother’s vanity where her cosmetics inspired... Read More

Need some V-Day beauty help? Try these products here!

After the seemingly endless holiday season, we all have a little time to catch our collective breathes…or so we thought. Valentines Day is growing to be one of the largest “holidays” of the year. Americans spend nearly 18 billion on Valentines Day as of 2012 according to the National Retail Federation, this includes reservation scheduling, jewelry, flowers, and chocolate purchases. To make sure you are looking your best on Valentines Day be sure you pick... Read More

Getting To Know Lori Taylor

The fabulous Lori Taylor, Global Pro Lead Artist for The Makeup Show LA’s supporting sponsor Smashbox, took a break from the Fashion Week craziness to share some of her industry know how and insight with us. How and when did you get started in the industry? I got started doing makeup in the ’90s assisting local L.A. artists—oh wait, I think I just aged myself, haha. Who/what inspires you? I’ve always been inspired by strong women…like my grandmother!... Read More

Click, You’re It! A Smashbox Photo Event

Click, You’re It! A Smashbox Photo Event at THE MAKEUP SHOW LA Create a look. Play with products. Experience a real photo shoot with a Smashbox photographer! Just bring your own model to the Makeup Show LA, book a station and you will get one hour to create a look with insider input from a Smashbox PRO artists. Plus, you get to take home a CD of pro-quality photos from your shoot! Sound good? Book an appointment today: email or call 212.242.1213 (ask for... Read More

A Golden Glow

Enter The New Year glowing. Lucky Magazine loves gold and so do we. Tied to opulence and wealth, a golden sheen on the lip, eye or nail can give you that radiant look in just seconds. Featured products are Smashbox’s Long Wear Liquid Eyeliner and Make Up For Ever’s Aqua Cream in gold.  Read More