Blistering and Cuts FX

Blistering and Cuts FX

So in today's make-up lesson I learnt about creating burns onto the skin, I learnt how to create this effect using Gelatine for the traumatised skin, which is falling off. I used a special effect industry gelatine but you can also use food store gelatine. Before preparing the gelatine, I created a base of bruising on [...]

Make-Course: gory wound

Make-Course: gory wound

Well doesn't this look appetising! Today in class we learnt how to create wounds using FX wax and sculpturing cuts into the skin. I learnt about what weapons create different wounds and how the skin turns different colour shades with different traumas. Creating a base, with shades of dark reds and purples, as the skin has [...]

Daily Make-Up Routine

Daily Make-Up Routine

Firstly I apply a Nivea Non - Oil Moisturiser using my hands in upward motions on my face and neck I have oily skin, so to improve the base for the application of the foundation and to control the excess oil, I apply a Primer. I am using MAC - Prep & Prime (skin base visage) I [...]

ALIEN MAKE – UP

ALIEN MAKE – UP

It is coming up to Halloween, so gives me the excuse to pop in some posts on make up design tutorials. This is something a little bit different, not your typical skeleton or vampire! I went for a more futuristic Alien theme. INSTRUCTIONS: So you are going to need a base, here I used the 'Snazaroo' [...]

Kevin Murphy

Kevin Murphy

After featuring my Kevin Murphy - Damage Manager in my previous blog post, I've gone back for more! Lets talk about Kevin Murphy's products and how fabulous they are! I have just recently been introduce to their products by the lovely Stephen Webb, Daniel Lustig and Jacqui Taylor, who use Kevin Murphy products with in their salon in Hurstpierpoint [...]

Hair Talk – out of the shower

Hair Talk – out of the shower

MACADAMIA NATURAL OIL - HEALING OIL SPRAY 60ML BEDHEAD - SUPERSTAR KEVIN MURPHY - DAMAGE MANAGER Every body has a massive love hate relationship with their hair, it's never just right. Over the past 6 months I have been obsessed with curling my hair, pretty much twice a day which is very dangerous because sadly [...]

AUTUMN SMOKE

AUTUMN SMOKE

A dark lip is an essential for Autumn! for this look, I had decided to go for a more smokey deeper style and I think it's really mysteriously sexy. I got this beautiful lip look with my monthly favourites, which is the new Topshop, lip bullet - get me bodied and the Rimmel lip liner [...]