Interview with Karen J. Westerfield: Emmy Award Winning Makeup Artist

This month's star interview of the month is with three time, Emmy award winning makeup artist, Karen J. Westerfield, of Star Trek's, Deep Space 9. I visited with her in the valley, at her home in North Hollywood, California. She is currently in her seventh season with Deep Space 9, and loves spending time with [...]

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Interview with Tina K: Aesthetician and Owner of Belle Visage Day Spa

I visited Tina at her Day Spa in Studio City, California. "Belle Visage" has a warm and inviting atmosphere for all those wanting to indulge themselves in a day of pampering. Give me a brief overview of your background and why you decided to become an aesthetician? I started into skin care because of my [...]

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Interview with Rick Geyer: Wigmaster for the Los Angeles Music Center Opera

I visited with Rick at his home in Burbank, California which currently is being remodeled. Rick celebrates his eleventh season with the Los Angeles Music Center Opera. He's in full swing building wigs and preparing for the fall repertory. The opera season opens on September 8 with performances of "Carmen" and "Werther". What did you [...]

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Interview with Mandy Benton: Graduate of Westmore Academy of Cosmetic Arts

Have you ever wondered what it's like to follow your dreams and come to Los Angeles and go to Make Up School. We decided to interview a recent graduate from one of the local schools to give you an idea of what it's like. Straight from Houston, Texas meet Mandy Benton! She is a recent [...]

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Interview with Dina Ousley: President and Founder of Dinair Airbrush Makeup Systems, Inc.

Makeup Artist, Licensed Cosmetologist, and Animal Rights Activist for Cruelty Free Cosmetics I interviewed Dina at the Dinair Airbrush Makeup Headquarters in the Valley. She took time out of her busy day to talk with me about her rise to Airbrush Divahood. Dina is the original "Airbrush Makeup Artist to the Stars" since 1981, though her [...]

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Interview with Dana Nye: CEO & President The Ben Nye Makeup Company

Happy was the day when MakeUpMania brought on one of the most famous lines in cosmetics history. Here is the story behind the company from the CEO himself. Dana Nye was originally interviewed on Make Up Mania in the Fall of 1999. Since then we have insider product news that is happening in the New [...]

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We've been building a new home for MuM.

Crash ! Boom !!! Bang !!! Whhhrrrr … You know the sounds - building something. That is what it has been like around MuM HQ the last few months., the rebuilding of MakeUpMania.com. Alot of loud noises, fixes, pours and frameworks going up. Tremendous amounts of data being bricked in silicon and reloaded into a whole new [...]

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Interview with Eva Marie Denst: CEO Extraordinaire of Make Up Mania

<a href="http://www.makeupmania.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/HLIC/e984cc1a10399e7797d73031ff925b20.jpg"><img class="alignright size-full wp-image-35" title="eva_floor" src="http://www.makeupmania.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/HLIC/e984cc1a10399e7797d73031ff925b20.jpg" alt="" width="116" height="300" /></a>Fast Facts on Eva the CEO Extraordinaire: raised in Denver, Colorado, Bronco fan, attended the University of Bridgeport, lived in New York City, was a punk rocker, loves astronomy, owns and operates 5 different companies, has groovy taste for way cool things, and is about [...]

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Palettes and Stacks

I have always loved the bright, shiny look of all the shimmer powders available on the market. Across the board in various brands – there are 1000000000000’s of shimmer colors to choose from – right? And yet I have always picked up my palette of shadows. Maybe because it is so easy.But part of the reason I [...]

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Color Theory and Makeup Play

It’s been a long hard hot summer and no two ways about - it’s time to renew, refresh, create and learn. Autumn is upon us … School is in session.FALL FASHION REPORT – COLORS TO LOVE THIS FALL.Time to get out and look your best for the season. Take advantage of all of fashions formulas [...]

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