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Tricks of the Trade from Illumin8's, Nickol Walkemeyer

January 15
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I recently dropped by for a make up session at Illumin8 studios for a one on one make up class and session with Nickol Walkemeyer for Savoirflair.com’s 3 ways to wear December shoot. I had my make up done by Nickol for a previous shoot with Grazia Magazine Middle East (& fell in love with my make up) so I was excited for a session as well as her tips. Here are some things I learnt…

www.illumin8makeupstudio.com

 

-Don’t go for a foundation darker. Use your skin tone, and then warm it up.

 

-Start with the cheeks first, then do everything else.

 

-Start bronzer at the back of your face, and work your way forward.

 

-Blend the edges when applying eyeshadow.

 

-Black is easy to add. Leave the black pencil and shadow till the end if you really need it.

– Nickol’s favourite brown pencil? MAC teddy.

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-Nickol’s favorite nude? MAC myth or creme de nude.

 

-For the lips, tap the lipstick with your fingers to warm up the color.

 

  • Triptii Rastogi

    how good is illumin8 makeup studio for a makeup course