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Makeup Artist Studio!!!! The Pics

The last day with our certificates!



My makeup done by Lynette. We were practicing foundation selection and contouring and highlighting.



Our Makeup Stations in Class



Practicing the Natural Beauty/Perfecting the Canvas Look: Lynette

Makeup Artist Studio!!!

Omg! I don't know where to begin. I've been putting off writing this post because I have so much to say and I don't want to bore you all with details or leave anything out :) but, I had the most AMAZING time at Makeup Artist Studio last week! Makeup Artist Studio is a Makeup Artistry school that offers courses from makeup, hair and wardrobe styling to prop styling.

The course that I chose to take was for 3 days. All 3 days were so much fun! The school only takes 8 students at a time and my class had 6 students. I think what made the class a lot more fun is that I went with my friend and now fellow Makeup Artist, Lynette Chambliss!

The very first day was our instruction and note -taking time. We learned kit preparation, sanitation and hygiene, professional ethics, selecting and mixing foundations, highlighting and contouring as well as perfecting the canvas, which is perfecting the face makeup. The second and third days were all application time! Our class was multi-racia…

My #1 Eyeshadow Palette

Among the many eyeshadow palettes that I have which range from large to small in sizes-this is my FAVORITE palette. LOVE it! It's the Coastal Scents 88 palette. One of the great things about it is it's only $18.95.

As you can see in the picture all of the shadows are very vibrant in color. They are dime-sized and the colors range from cool, warm to neutral shades. The shadows range in matte and shimmer finishes. I have numerous eye palettes from MAC, Sephora, Ben Nye, Wales and other brands but I reach for this palette every time I do eye makeup.

I just did a wedding recently and was able to do the bride's and wedding party's eye makeup using this palette. They were amazed at the color ranges.

This is a great palette for every day use to create any look or even special occasion makeup. It's only $18.95 for 88 shadows, so you're really only paying .21 cent for each shadow. Can you beat that?!

This is a MUST-HAVE item in your makeup collection. It can be purch…