Actor Headshot Makeup: Achieving the “Natural” Look

Recently, I was back in Will Star’s studio in Williamsburg, Brooklyn for a portrait session of a musician/actor/playwright.  She had recently gone from long hair to a bob and wanted to be sure her professional headshots accurately reflected her look. We did two makeup looks, a “natural” look, which I’ll be discussing here and a second more “dramatic” look. As…

Vintage Glam Makeover

It’s wedding season! This weekend, BC came by for a makeup trial for her wedding next May at gorgeous Fort Tryon Park and I was thrilled to hear that she wanted a classic vintage look.  I immediately began dreaming of red lips and winged eyeliner – what could be more glamorous? BC showed me two photos.  The…