Makeup can transform an ordinary person into a hideous beast or a glamorous star. A makeup artist is indeed an artist, an artist who uses an actual person as a canvas. Makeup enthusiasts will find this book a wealth of information about the many paths available for makeup artists, including the beauty and movie industries. Gaining experience and building a portfolio is a must for future makeup artists. In this beneficial book, helpful hints, industry resources, pertinent photographs, and real-life success stories will inspire those interested in this creative career.