Category Archives: Applications

An Updated Classic Makeup

The makeup artist Rena Kudo from the New York Makeup Academy of Japan completed her classes  with me with this Classic mat brown eye makeup on  Anelisa , updating and giving it a twist with these wonderful false lashes which … Continue reading

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Lend Us Your Face (if you are in NY the 23rd,24, or 25th of June)

Volunteers needed! The New York Makeup Academy of Japan has been bringing students to take a class with me since 2002 and they are bringing once again 6 students to take my advanced makeup course from the 23rd to the … Continue reading

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Medieval Makeup

When giving a seminar I think of a trend that I can use as inspiration.  So for my Cuore seminar this week. I  first did a very natural makeup airbrushing on a mix of Temptu pink and orange to make the coral which is … Continue reading

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Flattering Highlighting shadows for older women

Flattering eye highlighter for older women. Continue reading

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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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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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A Conversation about haircolor

There are many questions that I have always wanted to ask my hairstylist but have not been able to when I am at the hair salon so I have invited my stylist Almog to my place to have this conversation. … Continue reading

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Beauty for Fashion

Fashion we use to shape the beauty shoots has to be either timeless, cool or avant garde. Jane Wilson Marquis gowns are timeless. They inspired the artists Mirei Morita/Taylor, Nene Yamamoto/Tatum and Sayaka Sato/Kendall,  to do elegantly creative makeup…not boring. They used touches of unusual … Continue reading

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Styling for Photoshoots

One thinks a T shirt is just a T shirt but as you can see from the photos of Taylor, Rose and Kendall each one accentuates the individuality and beauty of the model, not just  through color but with the … Continue reading

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