MAKEUP ARTIST MUST HAVES
Branded makeup attire
Lowell Tota Light and/or Ring Light, Barn Door Light YONGNUO YN600 II YN600L II LED Studio Video Light with tripod and bag to carry light in
Zuca & Zuca Bags, Lippie Book (Not mandatory), Small Portable makeup kit with logo
Branded Collapsible Makeup Chair suitable for your height
Thank you notes and/or bridal boxes for Brides
Products for purchase in case clients like your products used on them.
POSSIBLE MAKE UP ARTIST DISCOUNTS
Cutting your cost as a makeup artist is essential because makeup can be very expensive over time. There are different requirements that each company request when applying for a discount. It’s important to look at each company’s requirements so that you can have the proper documents ready to submit.
MAC Cosmetics: 40% off for makeup artists and 30% off for all other professions in the industry.
Laura Mercier: 40% discount for makeup artists.
Anastasia Beverly Hills: 35% off discount on most products.
Bobbi Brown: 40% discount for makeup artists.
Bare Minerals: 30% discount for makeup artists and cosmetologists.
NYX Cosmetics: 30% discount for makeup artists, and other professions in the industry.
Urban Decay: 40% discount for makeup artists and students.
Tarte Cosmetics: 40% off discount for makeup artists, 20% discount for models.
Smashbox: 40% discount for pro makeup artists, 30% off for freelancers and 20% off for students. credentials on the application.
Stila Cosmetics: 40% discount for pro makeup artists and 20% off for those in the industry.
NARS: 40% discount for makeup artists in celebrity, film, tv or union, 30% off for bridal, special events, or creative professionals, and 25% for students.
MAKE UP FOR EVER: 40% discount for makeup artists and 20% discount for students.
The MUA Project: 20% discount for makeup artist and hairstylist.
Discount Program Requirements vary; however, you should have a few of the following items:
Self - Hosted Website
Cosmetology & Esthetician Licenses