Well, this is going to be A treat - I think it’s high time we talked about more than a glam look. After all, all makeup artists are creators in nature and learning to execute creative looks is a must if you want to be called a true PRO. It doesn't mean that you necessarily have to do illusion, just that a more intricate, not commercial makeup style would open you bigger doors and get more high paying clients. However, all comes down to your level of artistry.
Don’t be intimidated - yes, it takes work, practise, but nobody says that you’re going to be a Michelangelo or Mimi Choi since day 1. They haven’t done it in a day either. However, if you want to hear them say it (it’s too late for Michelangelo, though) - there will be an interview with Mimi at the end of this article. In the meantime, let’s cover our basis with this 2 question FAQ.