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Set Terminology for MUAs

Take time to scroll through this list and get familiar with the terms below. I've tried my best to keep things simple, to the point, and include more commonly used terms you will hear - or that may apply to you as a MUA.  Things can get very overwhelming but this will give you a head start and get you familiarized with this side of the industry. 

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Q&A | How do I make money when I am first starting out as a MUA?

Time for a reality check. You won’t be making a lot of money for a long long time. Hard pill to swallow, I know, but to believe you are going to be jet setting around, shopping at Sephora, opening shipments of free product from different brands that want to work with you -  this is a completely inaccurate depiction of how this life is, especially at the beginning. Before I tell you how to put yourself in a position to make it happen as a MUA, here’s a glimpse into what the first few years of working as a makeup artist are going to look like:

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Tips For Applying Makeup On Mature Skin

Applying makeup on mature skin is one of those topics I get asked about frequently. For those of you reading currently in makeup school, you will have very minimal experience working with mature skin in class. When you get into the real world this is going to be one of those things that will be the most challenging type of makeup application for you during the early stages of your career.

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