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Portraits with a hairstylist & makeup artist in the time of COVID-19
As businesses in the United States begin to reopen, one of my clients has decided to radically up her marketing...
My Halloween must-haves
Would you believe me if I said Halloween was one of my favorite times of the year to shop? :)...
Why did I go to a hair and makeup convention?
Yep, you heard me right — I went to a convention strictly dedicated to hair and makeup artists (HMUA), and...
Quick Tip: Download and install eyelash brushes for realistic eyelashes in Photoshop
There are many online resources that offer eyelash brushes. A simple Google search for “Eyelash Brush Photoshop” will return several...
Beauty Photography Basics
If your goal is to shoot beauty portraits, you must understand that not only does the model want to feel...
Sunday Comics: Lady or the Tiger?
Adding Realistic Eyelashes in Photoshop
I try my best to have a hair and makeup artist on set but sometimes the shoot doesn’t have a...
Tips for Finding and Working with a Professional Makeup Artist
Sometimes, photographers find themselves in the position where they will need to collaborate with other artists to bring their vision...
Building an Essentials Makeup Kit
Whether you shooting portraits or a video, keeping a makeup kit handy can help make your subjects look their best....
Three Excellent Reasons You Need an MUA
Sorry, a MUA isn't a new piece of gear... it's a person. Working with a makeup artist (MUA) for the...

My Halloween must-haves

Would you believe me if I said Halloween was one of my favorite times of the year to shop? :) Now I get what your thinking, “what girl doesn’t love shopping,” but what if I said I love shopping at

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Beauty Photography Basics

If your goal is to shoot beauty portraits, you must understand that not only does the model want to feel flawless, but the hair and makeup artists want their work to look beautiful in the final image as well. You

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Adding Realistic Eyelashes in Photoshop

I try my best to have a hair and makeup artist on set but sometimes the shoot doesn’t have a budget for it. Here’s how Photoshop can help fill the gap and add realistic eyelashes in about 5 minutes. Download

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Building an Essentials Makeup Kit

Whether you shooting portraits or a video, keeping a makeup kit handy can help make your subjects look their best. I catch up with stylist Kim Foley. In this video from lynda.com you’ll learn some expert tips and tricks for

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Three Excellent Reasons You Need an MUA

Sorry, a MUA isn’t a new piece of gear… it’s a person. Working with a makeup artist (MUA) for the first time is a memorable experience. I used to think an MUA just put makeup on people, but that’s like

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Beauty Photography Basics

If your goal is to shoot beauty portraits, you must understand that not only does the model want to feel flawless, but the hair and makeup artists want their work to look beautiful in the final image as well. You

Read More

Adding Realistic Eyelashes in Photoshop

I try my best to have a hair and makeup artist on set but sometimes the shoot doesn’t have a budget for it. Here’s how Photoshop can help fill the gap and add realistic eyelashes in about 5 minutes. Download

Read More

Building an Essentials Makeup Kit

Whether you shooting portraits or a video, keeping a makeup kit handy can help make your subjects look their best. I catch up with stylist Kim Foley. In this video from lynda.com you’ll learn some expert tips and tricks for

Read More

Three Excellent Reasons You Need an MUA

Sorry, a MUA isn’t a new piece of gear… it’s a person. Working with a makeup artist (MUA) for the first time is a memorable experience. I used to think an MUA just put makeup on people, but that’s like

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