Learn How Hair Professionals can Work together with Make-up Artist to earn extra income

Working together with a Make-up Artist can be a fun and rewarding career for a Hairdresser, Hair Braider or Loctician. Hair & Make-up go hand in hand. In order to get that perfect look for your photo shoot, wedding or unforgettable moment, a professional hair person and make up artist will be needed.

Make-up Artist work on all types of people, from everyday people to actors/actresses that are in theatre productions, film and various media productions around the country. They also work with fashion stylist.

As a Hair Stylist, Hair Braider or Loctician, you have to do the work to look for a reputable Make-up Artist who is willing to collaborate or partner with you. You can find Make-up Artists at the following places:

  • Make-up Counters in Department Stores
  • On-line – follow their Instagram page, then direct message them (DM) asking if they need someone to work with them on photoshoots doing their clients hair.
  • Hair Shows
  • Bridal Stores
  • Modeling Agencies
  • Beauty Salons
  • Photography studios
  • YouTube – Follow the Make-up guru. Comment on their pages & let them know you would love to work with them to help create the perfect look that will go well on their clients.

Once you find the Make-up Artist that is willing to talk to you about working with them, you have to be prepared to show them your work. Make sure you have at least 2 out of the following items:

  • Resume (Telling where and who you have worked with in the past)
  • Portfolio
  • Social Media pages showcasing your work. Make sure that your pic’s or videos are clear and focuses on the hairstyle. Try to have a clean & clear background without clutter.

Once the Make-up Artist deceides that you are a fit to work with them, the next step will be to give them your availability (hours and days that you are available to work) . Salaries are negotiable based on experience.

Always remember, The sky is the limit! Do not limit yourself to one Make-up Artist to work with. Remember, this is a freelance job. The Make-up Artist may not have work for you every week, however, if you can connect with at least 3 Make-up Artist, I guarantee that you will be quite busy. You have the talent and ability to enhance peoples natural beauty. Get out there and show the world your talent!

Peace & Love.

Best EyeLashes To Wear

We all love eyelashes! They have been around for a very long time. They used to be worn on special occasions or on theatre sets, however today eyelashes are worn on a daily basic by most women of all races. There are so many different brands on the market, different lengths, colors & designs. Listed below are a few of the BEST types of lashes to wear.

Is Your Eyelash Tech Licensed?

Is your Eyelash Tech licensed to apply false eyelashes to your eyelids? In the State of Florida if you are applying false eyelashes for compensation, you must be licensed as a Cosmetologist, or registered as a facial specialist or full specialist. The state board determined that false eyelashes does not fall within the scope of a nail specialist. You can read their final order declaratory statement here.

Image via @maccosmetics 

Lashes can and will enhance your overall glamour appearance. Please be careful who you give permission to apply false lashes onto your eyelids. Just remember that they are using glue and your eyes may be sensitive. Check the persons credentials (who is applying the false eyelashes) and the products they are using before your service begins.

High Volume Mink Lashes

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