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A Primer in Makeup Primer

A Primer in Makeup Primer Dear Natalie, I don’t have any primer left, and even though I take care of my skin, my foundation doesn’t look as smooth as it could. What alternatives can I use or DIYs should I make that can substitute for primer? By the way, I have been blessed with normal/combination […]

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Your Makeup Questions, Answered

In this episode, I’m answering some of the most honest and most asked questions I receive. These questions were all asked on Quora, which is, according to Quora, “a place to gain and share knowledge. It’s a platform to ask questions and connect with people who contribute unique insights and quality answers.” However,  this episode […]

Ep 22: Your Makeup Questions, Answered

In this episode, I’m answering some of the most honest and most asked questions I receive. These questions were all asked on Quora, which is, according to Quora, “a place to gain and share knowledge. It’s a platform to ask questions and connect with people who contribute unique insights and quality answers.” However,  this episode […]

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7 Best Makeup Tips and Hacks of 2020

If you are on my email list, you already know my stance on Makeup + Mask wear (read the email here). Bottom Line: It’s not a good idea.  That’s why I thought I’d round up my favorite and best makeup tips and hacks of 2020. These are makeup hacks I use in my day-to-day personal […]

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What Are the Start Up Costs for a Freelance Makeup Artist? 

So you want to be a freelance makeup artist? Yes! Congratulations! Being a makeup artist is amazing, scary, fun, daunting, competitive, cut-throat, and oh-so-rewarding.  But starting your makeup artist business – even if it’s as a side hustle – can be a little challenging, especially if you have never worked with it before. There are […]

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Inside The Brand: Humanist Beauty

On my podcast, Be Your Own Makeup Artist, I recently had the pleasure of chatting with Jennifer Norman, an award-winning author and regular contributor at Thrive Media and Medium. Jennifer is an entrepreneur, a B-Corp business leader, and founder of Humanist Beauty and the Human Beauty Movement. She’s also a member of the Female Founder […]

Ep 21 – Inside The Brand: Humanist Beauty with Jennifer Norman

In today’s episode, I had a pleasure to host Jennifer Norman, an award winning author and regular contributor at Thrive Media – Medium, an entrepreneur, a B Corporation business leader and member of the Female Founder Collective, where we met.  Read the show notes here: https://nataliesetareh.com/inside-the-brand-humanist-beauty/ // Want to ask me a question? You can […]

Makeup Brush Guide: Everything You Need to Choose The Right Makeup Brushes

Makeup Brush Guide: Everything You Need to Choose The Right Makeup Brushes Choosing makeup brushes can be super overwhelming, whether you’re a professional makeup artist, a makeup enthusiast, or even just a basic everyday makeup wearer. I get asked about brushes SO much, so I thought it was about time that I put my thoughts […]

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My Experience With Natalie Setareh’s Virtual Makeup Classes

“Adapt and overcome”. I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again. Admittedly, it’s an expression I learned while serving in the military. But, it’s a phrase I think we can ALL relate to during the last few months as we’ve navigated and pivoted our lives and our businesses due to coronavirus. For me, the […]

The Top 10 Must-Have Makeup Books for Makeup Lovers

If you love makeup and want to learn as much as you can about it, I promise you… these are the only makeup books you will ever need. You can trust me on this, because I’ve read them all and I definitely have my favorites! On this list, you will find my all-time favorite makeup […]

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