Monday, January 21, 2013

Beauty Talk: Beauty News - Jan 13,2013

If you were fortunate enough to catch Sunday night's show, you caught a great one.  We were joined by the talented Roy Cox of Roy Cox Photography (  Roy offered his advice on taking great photos as well as what makes a great makeup artist, model, etc.  He also talked about what the key components of a portfolio were.  To hear more of Roy's show, check out

Also, check out the 'Beauty News' from the show.

1) IMATS LA will be on January 19th & 20th at the Pasadena Convention.  Makeup Artist magazine will host a PRO Only event on Friday, January 18th at the convention center. For more information or tickets to the show, please visit

2) Join us next week for a discussion on how to market yourself as a freelance artist with our friend Donna Mee.  Joining us in the Beauty Lounge will be Lisa Brown-Hall (@ghettofashionista) with her 10 minute recap of the Golden Globes Red Carpet.

3) Are you interested in organic and natural beauty products? The Organic & Natural Beauty Show takes place on June 2-3, 2013 at Excel in London.

Beauty News - Jan. 20, 2013

Hello Beauties!!! 

Welcome to the Beauty Lounge.  Tonight's news is as follows:

* Marietta Carter-Narcisse just released her 2013 Makeup Weekly Planner.  It retails for $49.95. 
 The planner includes:
    a) dates of makeup trade shows
    b) product bucket list
    c) dates of award shows and film festivals as well as quotes from some of your favorite makeup
         artists, plus much more.
For more info or to order the planner, go to

* Move over IMATS and The Makeup Show, there's a new beauty expo in town....PHAMExpo (Professional Hair And Makeup Expo) will take place in Pasadena, California on June 29th and 30th at the Pasadena Convention Center and we have tickets.  Follow Beauty Talk weekly to get info on how you can win FREE 1 day passes to the show.