Halloween #2


A very creepy and disgusting portion of MacDonalds's fries. Say no more! See here for more of this fabulous Makeup Artist's work: @brooke.ellis_

Halloween #1


It's that time of year again where all the fantastic Makeup Artists are creating visuals on Instagram. I thought this picture by Kaneshia Shana was different and quite brilliant. The artist has recreated police caution tape using yellow and black and has then used white to give it a shiny effect. The sides of the lower face and...

What a fun look this is created by Vincent Ford, Lead Makeup Artist for NARS. The eyeshadow colours - blue, pink and peach are reflected in the coloured false eyelashes and the blue eyeliner brings it all together. This would be a great look for a party and I would use a subtle blusher and a nude lip to finish the look....

An absolutely stunning shot of Taylor Swift for this month's Rolling Stone magazine. She has a pale base with no blusher, minimal highlighter on the top of the cheeks, soft muted eyeshadow with full lashes, barely-there brows, topped off with a bright red lip to contrast. The hair is sweetly braided to show off her delicate features. A...

Another neon eye look here created with the new Dior autumn collection. The steely grey works so well with a shot of neon yellow, and peach in the inner corner to soften. The MUA has used fine precision to create the perfect lines and the full brow adds to the fierce effect. Very cool and 80's inspired.

Striking and super cool - this eye look created by Nikki-Makeup is simply a neon, orange pencil drawn above the crease with large, feathery lashes added to the top and lots of individual lashes added to the bottom. The eyebrows have been brushed up to compliment the lashes and the lipstick and blusher are a neutral pinky brown. Fab.

Beautifully blended, soft colour palette on model Colleen Heidemann by fabulous MUA Jordan Liberty. The lilac and peach eyeshadows bring out the model's striking blue eyes and the bottom lashes are painted on referencing the 1960's. The eyebrows have been blanked out which also softens the overall look and the blusher is blended up to the temples...

Sunset hair


Such a pretty look created by hairstylist @hairchameleon. Reminiscent of a beautiful sunset, this balayage hair goes from red at the roots, to orange in the mid section and yellow at the ends. Maybe only for the more adventurous but visually striking and perfect for a hot summer.

Natural makeup, perfect for a summer's day or evening. The MUA has used either a tinted moisturiser all over the face or just concealer where needed so that the skin shows through. The eyelids have been dusted with a light, golden bronze and a light gold has been added to the inner corners. Bronzer has been placed on the cheeks...

90's makeup


This 90's makeup by Sam Chapman is always one of my favourites to recreate as it looks good on everyone. Barely there foundation, soft muted brown eyeshadow with winged eyeliner and false lashes. The brows are strong and the lips are lined (a must in the 90's), before adding a matt brown lipstick with a touch of concealer...