As somebody who's all the time struggling to get out the door rapidly, I usually forgo make-up in my morning routine. To be truthful, that is partly as a result of styling my curly hair and attempting to choose the proper outfit could be time-consuming. However as our lives, timelines, and routines have drastically modified in current months, I’ve discovered that the additional time I might have spent shuffling by the town has caused curiosity in what a makeup routine would seem like for me. Admittedly, it is a bit unusual contemplating I’m a novice on the subject of make-up and barely have a skincare routine, to not point out there's nowhere to actually be carrying make-up out and about on the earth.
Regardless of these info, I made a decision now could possibly be the start line of my private make-up exploration. To my delight, skilled make-up artist Lennie Billy agreed to map out make-up appears to be like and ideas for any newbie (together with me). Forward, you will discover seven appears to be like you may check out at house, however earlier than you decide up your brushes, a bit of about Billy…
How lengthy have you ever been a make-up artist? And what do you're keen on about make-up?
I’ve been a make-up artist for over 10 years. What I really like about my profession is with the ability to create, rework, play with coloration, textures, shapes, kinds, get out the foundations or norms, and likewise typically innovate by creating developments. Having the ability to journey and work alongside different artists has additionally been wonderful. I’ve accomplished so many issues that solely reaffirm my love for make-up.
What’s the primary tip you’d give to a novice on the subject of make-up?
My primary recommendation I all the time give is do not be afraid of experimenting. Make-up is a whole lot of trial and error. Whether or not you’re an expert or only a make-up fanatic, I all the time say that it's important to undergo the whole lot. After you've got tried all of it, then it is easy to outline your area of interest. This additionally goes on your signature look. All of us have one, however earlier than you decide to a ceaselessly purple lip or black liner, strive a smoky eye, a colourful look, a pink lip, or no matter is asking you to strive.