The West Coast’s most exciting make-up event of the summer returns
to the Vancouver Convention Centre East July 27-28 with demos and
classes from industry pros, plus great deals on all the must-have
products. International make-up artists are set to headline IMATS
Oscar winner Barney Burman (Star Trek) will join make-up department head JoJo Myers Proud in a keynote panel discussion about their work on NBC’s hit show Grimm.
with a career spanning more than 23 years, keynote speaker Siân
Richards offers a wealth of knowledge on all types of make-up. She is
the owner of London Brush Company, and her recent work includes Cloud Atlas, Movie 43 and The Last Knights.
London-based make-up artist Angela Holthuis and photographer Izabela Habur set a challenge for themselves: Habur
asked Holthuis, a fashion pro, to create “a small story with bold looks
within a small time frame, to test out how far we [could] push
ourselves creatively,” Holthuis said.
Make-Up Artist magazine is now accepting student competition
applications for the 2009 Los Angeles International Make-Up Artist
Trade Show. The themes for this year are Gothic and X-Men Mutants. The competition is open to students of a recognized make-up school and
to those who graduated 12 months prior to the competition. Make-Up Artist will only accept competition entries postmarked by May 22, 2009.
If you like Prescriptives products, you’d better stock up while you
can: On Sept. 17, Estée Lauder Companies announced it will stop
production and global wholesale distribution of the brand by Jan. 31,
2010. The brand will still be sold online at www.prescriptives.com
while inventory lasts.