I have closed my business recently after 18 years working as a pro MUA.
The problem is what to do with my kit and equipment, as I don’t want to throw them away or sell the for next to nothing, however I am struggling to sell my MAC, Bobbi Brown, Ben Nye and Lily Lolo as a...
I am looking for qualified and insured makeup artists and hairstylists in the Southampton and Portsmouth areas.
I am looking for people on a freelance bases that can help on large wedding jobs this year and in 2017
Excellent rates of pay
I have just moved house so I can work from home.
I had a lady come around for a makeup trial and she brought her mum and friend with her.
The friend had a newborn baby with her. I'm not a prude, but I was really offended when she suddenly started to change her baby on my new wooden floors...
I have recently been dignosed with asthma (I have been given an inhaler by my GP) and I was wondering if anyone could recommend a really good firm hold hairspray that is not an areosol as I'm finding hairspray triggers attacks.
I was doing a wedding this am and the mother of bride started to make small talk, how long have you been doing makeup etc, then the subject turned to children as she had her 2 year old granddaughter on her lap.
She ask me if I had children and I said no. She then went on to say, more women...
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I took on a wedding booking for initially 4 hair ups and two makeups, the bride then changed her mind and wanted 6 hair ups instead, which find as I can do these without an assistant.
I told her a month in advance of her trial that I would need confirmed numbers at least 1...
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This is a serious thread and as an ex police woman I feel I should make all ladies within Apple business iphones and Apple face time app aware of this!
Last night I had a someone pose as a client contacting me through face time.
After 16 years of been a professional makeup artist and hairdresser doing weddings, I am gradually being forced to consider leaving the industry due the silly low rates being charged by other so called artists.
I have already been forced to to go from full time to partime and get a full time...
I orginally quoted my client for her day wedding up do then at the trial she changed her mind about what she wanted which is fine, but now she wants a blow dry on the day and full head of clip in extensions curled and fitted.
So now on her wedding day she would like her hair blow...
I had client today for a makeup trial and used temptu airbrush system.
The foundation and blush were blended well and no patches
the clients has come back to me this evening saying the makeup became patch and flakey.
I have been using the system for over a year now and not had any problems...
I had a clients come to me today for a trial for her special occasion.
They had brought some snacks with them and I said it was ok to eat them as long as it was not in the treatment room and that it was not peanuts nuts or seeds which I'm allergic too.
Low and behold them start munching nuts...
Just wanted to run this by other MUAs that do wedding fairs.
Do you thing I would be a good idea to offer trials at the wedding fair?
Either full price or discounted?
I'am doing a local wedding fair and I just wanted to give myself an opportunity to do makeup without giving it away free.
I am trying to sell me shellac kit from S2 as I no longer offer nail treatments, and have listed it on eBay, pro websites with little success.
Is anyone else that is no longer nails or a switching system having problems selling their shellac kits?