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How to Stay Centered and Humble in the Beauty Industry - The Amazing Nicky Posley

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How to Stay Centered and Humble in the Beauty Industry With Nicky Posley

  How to Stay Centered and Humble in the Beauty Industry with The Amazing Nicky Posley Cultivating the ability to stay centered and maintain inner peace is essential to your success and growth, no matter what industry you are in. As many of you know or might expect, the beauty industry is a fast-paced environment […]

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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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Systems and Tools I Use In My Makeup Artistry Business

Systems & Tools I Use In My Makeup Artistry Business Have you been dreaming about starting a makeup artistry business? If so, you are in the right place! I have so much information to share with you! Let me start with my own story, which — let’s not lie — has quite a bit of […]

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5 Practical Hair And Makeup Tips For Your Professional Headshots

5 Practical Hair And Makeup Tips For Your Professional Headshots If you’re getting professional headshots taken in the near future, you’re probably starting to think about how you want your hair and makeup to look. Maybe you’re Googling “hair and makeup tips” to make sure you will look your absolute best in your photos. With […]

3 Amazing Makeup Artists I Follow Online and Why I Love Them

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3 Amazing Makeup Artists To Follow Online

3 Amazing Makeup Artists I Follow Online and Why I Love Them The beauty industry is growing so quickly, and even though I’m very confident in my skills as a makeup artist, I still look to the experts sometimes for inspiration and advice. They’re the people who have their finger on the latest trends, new […]

Hire a Pro Makeup Artist

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5 Reasons Why To Hire A Pro Makeup Artist

5 Reasons Why To Hire A Pro Makeup Artist I meet so many ladies who approach me asking how much I charge for a makeup application. Normally after I answer I sense a bit of discomfort with the price. See, most gals like to go to beauty counters like MAC, Sephora, or other department store […]

BirchBox Subscription Box

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Birchbox Unboxing

Box #6: Birchbox Unboxing and First Impression Ok, so finally Birchbox. Like ipsy, Birchbox has a huge following. They are the matriarch of the beauty box subscription service! Receiving one box from them is not necessarily going to be as worthwhile as becoming a long-term subscriber. Birchbox is supposed to match smarter with time based […]

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