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The Ultimate Makeup Artists Glossary
The Ultimate Makeup Artists Glossary

April 06, 2018

Sometimes it can feel as though makeup artists have a completely different language. From filming terms, products, techniques and more acronyms than you can shake a stick at, it's easy to get lost within the technical jargon.

So here at the Armoury we thought it would be helpful to write a glossary to break down all of those technical terms.

We would love to add and expand this list, so if you feel like theres any terms that you'd like to see below please let us know!

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An Interview with Jan Sewell
An Interview with Jan Sewell

March 29, 2018

Our Director and award-winning Makeup Designer Jan Sewell boasts an impressive resume, working across huge blockbusters and critically acclaimed films such as The Theory of Everything, The Danish Girl and Everest. Here we talk to Jan about her career highlights and what advice she can share with those wanting to follow in her footsteps.

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How to Create Realistic Looking Tattoos
How to Create Realistic Looking Tattoos

March 08, 2018

Tattoos create such a strong look, helping to bring a character to life, so when you're doing a creative project (like transforming an actor for a particular film or a model for a photo shoot) adding a few tattoos can make a big impact.

Fortunately, there are some amazing brands and products on the market that can help you create tattoos without having to resort to inking the skin.

Here are our favourite brands to help you create fake tattoos:

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Let's Get Down and Dirty...
Let's Get Down and Dirty...

February 15, 2018

As Valentine’s week comes to an end the question on everyone’s lips, how dirty can you get... to help you out we've broken down our top 5 favourite dirts.

1. Fleet Street Dirtworks Dirt -

This extensive range of dirts includes x6 realistic shades (Dark Brun, Soot, Sand, Rotten Stone, Sedona, Muddy Waters) with colours that match the Skin Illustrator Grunge Palette (available is 'On Set' size too!).

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