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How To Get Better at Talking To Clients as a MUA

One of the more daunting things about being a makeup artist has to be the constant communication with new people! With your client base constantly growing, and numerous people to speak to everyday, coming up with a way to keep conversation flowing can seem like a big job. If confidence doesn’t come quite as naturally […]

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Here’s the situation. You’ve worked incredibly hard, learnt so many new skills, practiced more than you’ve ever practiced before, and you’ve earned your MUA qualification! You should be so proud of yourself. However, if you’ve stumbled across this post, I’m sure you’re aware the journey doesn’t stop there. Suddenly, you’re out in the real world. […]

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I’m sure you’re aware that each new makeup client or job has the potential to unlock many more. A positive experience can guarantee you a client for life as well as open your doors to many more. This is because people talk! If your client feels like they’ve had a good experience, they’ll tell their […]

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Do you know how to avoid burnout as a makeup artist? Read on for our top tips. Working part-time or full-time as an MUA or beauty specialist certainly has its perks. Regarded as a job with a relatively good work / life balance – working in this industry can be flexible and rewarding. For freelance […]

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The link between makeup and self-esteem and the power it instills in us in undeniable. It gives control over insecurities by allowing more alone time and time to figure out our best features, allowing us to look and feel amazing both inside and out. Today we thought we’d lift our spirits by discussing some of […]

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Thinking of chasing your dream of becoming a professional makeup artist? We’ve all been there. Dreaming of the day we can get paid to do what we love. Brushing up on beauty trends, practicing looks we love, and working with a huge range of clientele – what’s not to love! But the step between learning […]

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Beginning to brush up on your makeup artistry skills can seem daunting when you have no little to no experience. Where do you even begin? Just a quick scroll of the internet can provide you with thousands of tutorials and resources from a range of different people. If you feel overwhelmed, you’re not alone. Today, […]

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A career in makeup is ever changing. There’s no telling what your future as a Makeup Artist could look like! No two people want the exact same look, and there are always new people to talk to. Have you ever wondered what your life would look like if you combined your passion and your career? […]

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When you meet your child for the first time, many people find themselves in a newfound baby bubble that they don’t want to burst. But as with everything, maternity leave can’t last forever and the return to work is always on the horizon. If you’re feeling uncertain about going back to the 9-5 we wanted […]

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The Price is Right… But Is It? When you’re starting out in the beauty industry for the first time it can be difficult to know where to start when it comes to setting your prices. Knowing how to set your rates can often be unfamiliar territory – so we’re here with the beauty industry pricing […]

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As women or men, wearing makeup gives us a new found POWER. We can take control of our appearance often by highlighting aspects of ourself that we love. Rather than attribute makeup as a tool to cover up imperfections, we should credit this ability to boost self-confidence. Makeup effects our self esteem in a number […]

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For many makeup fanatics, a good lipstick is ESSENTIAL. However, it can generally be the most difficult cosmetic to get right. Standing amongst the pink, orange and peachy hues of a makeup aisle, it’s hard to know where to begin. Even without the huge variation in choice knowing how to choose your perfect lipstick colour […]

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We’re all guilty of loving that glow up feeling that makeup provides, with our favourite products always at hand to help us look and feel our best. However, the act of wearing makeup is often linked with negative connotations – like the pressure of looking a certain way or an expectation to cover up imperfections. […]

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Let me speak for all of us when I say 2020 was TOUGH. The light at the end of the tunnel seems to be getting smaller and smaller, and we are desperate to flick the switch so we can all see a clear route to our future once more. Fortunately for you, we’re not ready […]

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