When to Apply Face Mask and Why to Apply It?

Should everybody use a face mask? Definitely. Face masks are the best skin care treatment to assist you with your skin care issues. They’re also an exceptional way to assist take out pollutants. Another benefit of using a face mask: the sensation of being spoiled like you’re at a spa from the convenience of your own home. Every healthy skin care program includes everyday use and weekly use items. You can use a face mask once a week, or you […]

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ABIAS MAKEUP ARTIST OF THE YEAR 2014

What. A. Weekend! This weekend I hosted the Face2Face Makeup Awards at the Spa and Beauty Expo, Sydney. It was a fantastic year once again with the judges job incredibly hard… the standard each year gets better and better! (I will recap on this at a later date) On Sunday after the Face2Face Awards, I went to a hotel with my Mum and we hurriedly got ready to go to the ABIAs Gala Awards evening in Darling Harbour. Myself and […]

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FACE2FACE MAKEUP AWARDS JUDGES – ADAM AND DAMIAN FROM ODD STUDIO

Odd Studio is a world-renowned company at the forefront of prosthetic make up, creature effects, animatronic characters, special effects, props and models. Both partners, Damian Martin and Adam Johansen have over 20 years of industry experience on a diverse range of projects, helping realize and give life to ideas and creative visions. Their dedication to the art, practical approach and extended family of talented crew continue to keep the company in high demand for in camera effects. We are lucky […]

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FACE2FACE MAKEUP AWARDS JUDGE – MARTIN BRAY

MARTIN BRAY Martin Bray is an amazing International Makeup and Body artist who currently lives in Barcelona and works between there and Sydney also travelling the world for a variety of clients. He has worked with artists such as Kylie Minogue, Kelly Rowland, Miranda Kerr, Ronan Keating and Guy Sebastian to name only a few. He is back in Sydney to be Key Makeup for X FACTOR. I am lucky enough to get to work with this talented man on X […]

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FACE2FACE MAKEUP AWARDS JUDGE – LYDIA JANE SAUNDERS

Who better to invite to be a guest judge for the Face2Face Makeup Awards ‘Modern Bride’ category than the Fashion Editor of Complete Wedding Magazine, Lydia Jane Saunders. “I’ve worked in fashion and lifestyle styling for just over 10 years, first catching the bug as an intern at Marie Claire magazine in Sydney. I originally studied Communications at Charles Stuart University, which was a great grounding for working in the media industry, but I quickly realised styling was my chosen career path. I […]

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ANNOUNCING THE 2014 FACE2FACE MAKEUP AWARDS JUDGES!

Two more sleeps until the Face2Face Makeup Awards! Its about now I can announce our amazing judges for 2014! Our judges are industry professionals whom you want their eyes to see your work… their feedback being worth its weight in gold! For those not entering or whom haven’t been to the awards before… after the main stage presentation, there is some time for competitors to chat to the judges after the comp to get verbal feedback and have a general chat […]

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FACE2FACE MAKEUP AWARDS JUDGE – SIGOURNEY CANTELO

Joining the judging panel for the Face2Face Makeup Awards this year is Sigourney Cantelo. Such a pleasure to have such a well trained eye on board our Fashion Catwalk category! I AM REALLY EXCITED TO HAVE YOU AS A GUEST JUDGE FOR THE FACE2FACE MAKEUP AWARDS THIS YEAR! I LIKE OUR COMPETITORS TO EXPOSE THEMSELVES TO THEIR PEERS AS WELL AS AMAZING INDUSTRY PROFESSIONALS SUCH AS YOURSELF… HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN A BEAUTY JOURNALIST FOR? I’ve been a beauty journalist for 12 […]

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FACE2FACE MAKEUP AWARDS JUDGE – RACHEL MONTGOMERY

AHFA Makeup Artist of the Year 2011, ABIAs Makeup Artist of the year 2012, 2013 and all round makeup genius, Rachel Montgomery is joining the Face2Face Makeup Awards judging panel this year! The queen of colour’s makeup images are instantly recognisable and I dont know many peoples pinterest free from one or many of her images for inspiration… I AM EXCITED TO HAVE YOU ON BOARD AS A JUDGE FOR FASHION CATWALK, MODERN BRIDE AND BEAUTY EDITORIAL… WHAT HAVE YOU […]

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THREE THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT BROWS…

The Modern Bride Category is the most popular category at the Face2Face Makeup Awards .. and with less than two weeks to get your entries in… the final countdown is on! One of our judges, Founder of Get Threaded Liz See has decided to give us three hot tips that we need to know about brows… and she would know! Even if you are not entering the  Face2Face Makeup Awards… this will be of interest to many newbie mua. Beautiful Bridal Brows… […]

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PLAYING THE GAME…

From what I have observed on countless Makeup Forums… in many personal conversations and in the questions of most mua students studying this crazy craft…. is one underlying, seemingly undying, unanswered question.. “What is the secret to success as a makeup artist?” Some of us obsess over this question… it often lurks in the background of any conversation amongst artists… and some of us even for a few moments in our career (especially in the beginning) chase an illusion that […]

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