For this lesson, we recreated a look that has been very popular for few years on the catwalks. Pat Mcgrath (of course!) created it during the SS/12 Milan Fashion Week, but we have now recently seen it made by Holly Fulton in AW/16, slightly different technique however. I decided to recreate the Pat Mcgrath look … More Use of Gold Leaf.
For our final project, we have been asked to produce a fashion magazine cover based on SS/16 trends. So here are the latest trends on the catwalk for ss16. To me the easiest way to see what is going on at the shows, is watching the catwalks online (YouTube). We can generally a contrast of … More Spring Summer 2016 Makeup Trends.
On this lesson, we were challenged to create the illusion of face lace with eyeliner. It was inspired in Phyllis Cohen face lace for the catwalk as we can see on the picture down there. We could add our own touch to it, so of course glitter was the option (picture on the right). For … More Face Lace with Eyeliner
Link to the magazine: http://thepop.com/ Pop magazine is a british fashion magazine, but it covers areas like art, culture and more. It was first released on September 2000 and it started by being an online magazine . The co-founders are Ashley Heath and Katie Grand. It is published two times a year and stock up … More Pop Magazine.
On this lesson, we were asked to recreate a look with the use of glitters, but it should be inspired by previous work of Pat Mcgrath or Alex Box. The look created for our teacher Holly was Pat Mcgrath glittery mask for Christian Dior in AW/11: I quite liked this look, however I wanted … More Use of Glitters
On today’s lesson we learnt how to do a makeup suitable for black and white photography. When it comes to this type of photoshoots, the colors that you use aren’t as important, however the shade and depth of the tones is very important. It is crucial to know how the grey scale goes in order … More Black&White Photography Makeup
This time we learnt how to do the bleached eyebrow effect with concealer, and how to block them when we want to create new eyebrows. There are many techniques out there to do this, however we learnt more the fashion way. Here are some images of both effects: This is the bleached eyebrow effect. … More EYEBROWS: bleached effect and blocked.
During this lesson, we were taught about the color theory and how to combine the colors when applying makeup. As a makeup artist, this is a very important thing to take into consideration at all times, because it will help us to know how to color correct, and how to use the colors with each … More COLOR BLOCK.
For the final assessment of this term, I chose Zac Posen catwalk SS/15. We were marked on our workplace, our personal presentation, our product choice and our final product. We practiced this look previously, as well as learnt how to set a workplace and keep it clean, and how to follow the rules of health … More FINAL LOOK: Zac Posen SS/15
As we did the Current Trends assessment on our chosen look and with the use of one hot appliance, we also did the hair part on the same look. It consisted in a sleek gloosy hair, combed backwards and straight ends. For this look I decided to use a wet hair effect gel, texturising salt … More HAIR ASSESSMENT: Zac Posen SS/15