• Makeup to Go – An Origins Story

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    Picture it…Los Angeles… circa 2005 I’m an emerging artist on my Come Up. I’m certainly nowhere near a Senior Artist but I have some good work under my belt, I’ve just signed with my first starter Agency, and in short: I’m feeling myself. via GIPHY This is the groundwork from which Makeup to Go was […]

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  • So You Wanna Be A Pro Makeup Artist in 2021

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    The “So You Wanna Be A Pro Artist / So You Wanna Be A Pro Makeup Artist” series is original content conceived and written by Tania D. Russell, all Copyrights reserved. Links may be affiliate links as indicated. So You Wanna Be A Pro Artist… That’s a loaded statement, nowadays isn’t it? It was a […]

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  • Tips from the Pros – Setting Up A Home Makeup Vanity

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    If you love to get glammed, having a vanity space in your home is important to achieving the perfect look. However between all of your makeup items, skincare, tools, and other beauty essentials, keeping everything organized can be a challenge. Redfin reached out to makeup experts from Chicago, IL to Tampa, FL, and had them […]

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  • MTG Experts Five Fave Products of Right Now

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    Product. Just the word makes makeup artists new and not-so-new happy. Pros tend to look at our makeup/product a bit differently. Product is hella fun – yes – but first and foremost they are the tools that we use to do our jobs and that allow us to create. Most working Pros I know are […]

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  • Online Makeup Videos and the Real Life Makeup Artist

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    “Friends, fans, and artist must meet Which one are you, which one are me?” – Erykah Badu Makeup artistry influences online artistry and social media influences makeup artists. Oftentimes they are one in the same. Where the line was once clearly drawn in the sand, nowadays the line between Artist and Influencer is blurred if […]

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