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Theory of Colortivity Read more

Theory of Colortivity

Do you know your color theory? In the world of make-up, color is king. Understanding how to develop and use color accurately requires knowledge of the spectrum—plus a dash of philosophy, science and emotional sincerity…
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Artistic Kinship Read more

Artistic Kinship

When make-up artist/photographer/innovator Roque Cozzette agreed to collaborate on this project, Sheila McKenna was thrilled. With creativity at the core, McKenna says, the results were destined to be beautiful. Artist Tamara de Lempicka was McKenna’s…
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The Future Is Female Read more

The Future Is Female

Meet the WOMEN behind the brands and shops changing the shape of the industry. Suzanne Carter – M.Y.O. Cosmetics “It started with a vision to streamline bulky make-up bags, to develop a customizable system to…
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Dan Striepeke 1930 – 2019 Read more

Dan Striepeke 1930 – 2019

Collaborators Heather Wisner and Annika Darling Editor’s note: Updated Feb. 2 to include survivors, along with funeral and donation details. Dan Striepeke, whose make-up creations helped shape famous films ranging from The Planet of the…
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<em>Taboo</em> Make-up Revelations Read more

Taboo Make-up Revelations

BBC One’s Taboo (directed by and starring Tom Hardy) shocked, compelled, repulsed and enthralled viewers. Learn how the dark and twisted characters of Taboo were created in this exclusive interview with make-up and prosthetics designer…
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