Sugarpill Goldilux Eyeshadow Love

I know I've said it before, but I love Sugarpill Cosmetics! They're bright, pigmented and full of happiness. Goldilux loose eyeshadow is no different. I received this eyeshadow in my Drag Class goodie bag, and I've been playing with and swatching it ever since! It's such an amazing and fun color … [Read more...]

Drag Makeup Demo at April Love Pro Makeup Academy

Last Friday, I attended a Drag Makeup Demo at April Love Pro Makeup Academy in LA, sponsored by Sugarpill Cosmetics. Drag Queen diva Porcelain showed us a crazy, intense makeup look on Abortia Clinic (yep, that’s her name!). Porcelain went for a House of a 1000 Corpses clown-type look. Clowns - I … [Read more...]

Adventures of a 30-Something Makeup School Student – Part 2: Life at April Love Pro Makeup Academy

Read Part 1: Choosing the School and How I Got Here For part 2 – I want to talk more about life at April Love: the course, the classroom and the instructors. I feel like I need to repeat myself: I am very glad I signed up at April Love Pro Makeup Academy. I learned so much in the course, and … [Read more...]

Adventures of a 30-Something Makeup School Student – Part 1: Choosing the School & How I Got Here

Some girls know exactly what they want and they go for it. This is not a story about those kinds of girls. I'm Linda. I'm 30-something, and I'm a brand new makeup artist. Welcome to my 3-post series about my adventures of wanting to become a makeup artist. In these 3 posts, I'll share personal … [Read more...]

Makeup School Graduate!

Hello blog world! If you didn't read my last post, I took a one-week break from blogging to focus on my makeup school final. I've been attending April Love Pro Makeup Academy for the past 12 weeks, and this past Saturday I graduated from the Pro Makeup Artistry course! I'm very excited, but also … [Read more...]