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!
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!).
Finding the ideal Christmas present can be stressful at this festive time of year, especially for the makeup artists who has it all... so we thought we would try and make it easier for you.
Whether you're looking for the perfect Secret Santa present for a friend, stocking filler ideas for your flatmate or a Christmas gift for loved ones (we obviously mean yourself), The Makeup Armoury offers a wide range of Christmasmas gift ideas for all!
The internet is a goldmine of information for makeup artists; both those looking to hone their skills, and those seeking a little inspiration. But nothing really beats a good book. Here we pick out five of the best books on SFX makeup ever written, so you can keep the words and works of the masters right on your bookshelf:
Probably like most of you, we too are guilty of spending way too much time on Instagram. It’s creative and fun, and hey, so are we, so it’s a match made in heaven! And what better time to indulge in this than Halloween?
What we really love are those instagrammers who show the limitless possibilities of makeup, showcasing new products and techniques. Whether you want to create a shockingly realistic wound, a frightening face paint, or even something subtle and sexy we have you covered.