Stepping into the World of Professional Make-Up Artistry

February 10, 2013

Beauty has been the focus of women ever since Ancient times. It is not hard to understand why: over the last centuries women went from having null power of decision to obtaining full rights and even to being considered as equals of men.

But at least from one point of view we were always first: beauty. Fighting for beauty is but another way of fighting for your own well-being. As women we love feeling beautiful and nothing helps more than a drop of make-up. Make-up helps us bring out the best in our visage features. Our faces are like mirrors to our souls. Make-up practically makes women shine and feel like they are the center of attention. Not only that, but feeling beautiful builds up our self-esteem and helps us in gaining that radiant “look and feel”.

Makeup Artistry Roxana

Makeup Artistry Roxana

However, it is in our human nature to become obsessive and exaggerate when it comes to certain things. Unfortunately for us, make-up is one of them. Adding too much powder or too much foundation can ruin our glow. Not only that, but by trying our hardest to look great we might actually ruin our natural beauty. And then disaster strikes: by damaging their natural beautiful features, in a desperate act to regain what they have lost, some women turn to make-up disasters. This happens mainly because there is a lack of knowledge in terms of color combination, make-up strokes, make-up techniques and beauty secrets.

And this is where the steps towards a world of professional make-up artistry should begin. The basic start is by finding a professional make up artist directory. These directories offer courses and are an infinite beauty and make up knowledge center. On a more specific approach, you can find there make-up courses that teach every woman important, if not crucial “How To’s”: how to apply foundation, how to use colors, how to apply powder, how to use mascara, which type of beauty products are best for different skin types, techniques of making your lip gloss or lipstick last for hours, how to focus on certain areas and brighten up your skin and many more. But what is important is that women learn the most crucial Do’s and Don’ts of the make-up process. Not only that, but also women learn not to go beyond the limit of a natural look, because what is natural is beautiful.

And while make-up has a tremendous impact on our looks, women must learn how to use other beauty aspects in order to strengthen our femininity: hairstyle, dress codes, fashion, colorful details and of course, attitude. After all, there is no such thing as perfect make-up without a strong positive attitude and a beautiful smile.

Author Bio:

Roxana is a passionate freelance writer who enjoys spreading the word about updates in the beauty industry, social media and entrepreneurship. You can follow Roxana on Twitter (

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