HD Foundation?

A few years ago, a new word joined the beauty industry. HD, High Definition. Now we are all familiar with the word when purchasing a new plasma screen from the local High-fi Corp. Not when purchasing a foundation. With the arrival of digital technology makeup artists were suddenly struggling to hide and conceal the imperfectionsContinue reading “HD Foundation?”

To Prime or not to Prime?

I want to chat about primers. What are they? How do you use them? Or are primers another gimmick/product designed by cosmetic houses for you to add to your purchase? Primers are made with a unique formula that keeps foundation ‘budge proof’ and provides long lasting hold of makeup while enhancing the skin’s texture. AContinue reading “To Prime or not to Prime?”

A trip to Cape Town

Through a lovely group of friends, I met Roz. Well, when I say friends I mean brides. I was fortunate to do makeup for Jessica back in 2011. I then did Cathy’s makeup (Jessica’s sister-in-law) the following August. As well as Carryn’s bridal makeup, Cathy’s best friends. Amongst all the bridesmaids, friends, weddings and makeup.Continue reading “A trip to Cape Town”

A Blue Eyed Girl

I believe Charlene found me through my Facebook profile Candi Makeup. She had no referrals from friends or other service providers in the wedding industry. She took a look at my profile and gave me a call. Charlene and her Mom, Liefie were as warm and welcoming as Charlene’s smile. We got on immediately andContinue reading “A Blue Eyed Girl”

Candi Makeup Surviving Winter Fashion and Makeup Workshop

I have hosted a few makeup workshops in the past few years. Workshops hosting as many as 150 ladies. I hosted for FNB last year, a Women’s Day initiative for their staff. MediaNova, Sandton magazine was another. I also did a workshop for some consultants from Discovery Health, the ladies wanted to know how to do their makeup forContinue reading “Candi Makeup Surviving Winter Fashion and Makeup Workshop”