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@macpro @maripolara Photoshoot. Preparing Daisy

Curated like a great Artshow where each piece reenforces the other one.  Maripol and Mac Pro’s vision of my work together with that of 7 other makeup artists was refreshing and different and I absolutely loved the  mix of the short movie … Continue reading

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“Doing our thing” Do we ever stop being Intimidated?

As most of you know there was a time when I did makeup everyday, all day. Some very creative jobs, others not so interesting creatively but interesting in other ways, the team of people working on them, maybe the dynamics … Continue reading

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Tatiana of Clic Models, Makeup by Asuka Nakashima

The naturaly beautiful Tatiana was totaly transformed by the stronger  makeup NYMA student Asuka did and the Hair Masterpiece by Cynthia from John Sahag salon.

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Liz from Click Model Management. artist Fujiko Kondo.

Fujiko Kondo the makeup artist on these photos was incredibley talented, able to chose colors for their fashion impact as well as create intricate  artistic designs on one of our favourites Liz of Click Models.

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Model Anelisa, makeup artist Harumi Honda

All of the students who take my classes have very interesting stories and very different reasons for taking the class. Harumi Honda in this photo is 4th generation of a family of Barbers in Japan.  Harumi is definitely making a difference … Continue reading

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Stillness and Presence. My Muse Sarah

Most of you know my daughter Daisy as my first Muse,  but I also have others who have helped me out over the years and have become Muses. Many are Daisy’s friends  others daughters of friends who I have known since they were babies … Continue reading

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Rose From Click Model Management, Artist Satoe Honjo

Satoe did an amazing job on Rose from Click. I was so impressed with her foundation choice and also the choice of blue for the strong lip makeup. It is these seemingly simple things that can make or break a photo. Roses  strong presence, … Continue reading

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NYMA makeup classes 2018-Chie Takeyama

When working with the NYMA artists on their final shoot I often have to delve into my closets to find things I don’t often wear but love and have saved, This coat is from 1982 by Anthony Villareal, a designer … Continue reading

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NYMA makeup classes 2018-Shizuka Ito

I thoroughly enjoyed myself as did the six New York Makeup Academy students who took classes with me this year  at the end of June. I was very fortunate,  Nino Vendome my Landlord from when I had the Art of Beauty had a … Continue reading

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Intensive Two Day Makeup Class

Are they twins? Sisters? They are both Sarah. For this class Karina my student from Centro Khuyana in Chile did Sarah’s makeup on the left hand side then changed it  by darkening and enlarging the lips slightly and changing the lashes.  She  removed … Continue reading

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