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​How to Build Your Professional Make-Up Kit

You finished the Make Up school and what’s the next step inyour career?

It’s time to build your professional kit.

Your kit needs to be organized, professional and you need tomake a good first impression when you show up to any job.

You’ll need supplies that are universal and practical. Weare here to advise you what exactly you need to start up your Make Up kit.

Websites such as eBay, Ellison’s and Department Store pagescan be helpful in purchasing products that you may need. These are some of ourfavourite here at The Beauty Academy that we recommend:


PRIMER:

Urban Decay Eyeshadow Primer Potion

Benefit Pore-fessional

Laura Mercier Hydrating

CONCEALER:

Laura Mercier High Coverage

Touche Eclat

CAMOUFLAGE:

Veil Camouflage Kit

FOUNDATION:

MAC Studio Fix NW10, NC15, NW25, NC20, NW15 & NC45

Protocol Baked Mineral Foundation

POWDER:

MAC Setting Powder

Ben Nye Luxury Banana Powder

Laura Mercier Secret Brightening Powder

CONTOURING:

Anastasia Beverly Hills Contouring Kit

HIGHLIGHTER:

MAC Strobe Cream

Benefit High Beam

Illamasqua Gleam “Aurora”

BRONZER:

MAC Bronzing Powder

BLUSH:

Nars Blush & Bronzer Duo

Stila Convertible, Colours: Peony, Fuschia & Rose

Bourjois Blushers

BROWS:

HD Brows Eye & Brow Palette (Foxy)

Charlotte Tilbury Eyebrow Pencil

Tweezers

EYES:

MAC Kohl Pencils

Inglot Waterproof Gel Eyeliner

Lorac Pro Palette

Urban Decay Naked Palette

MAC Pigments, Colours: Vanilla, Naked, Dark Soul, GoldenOlive, Silver Fog, Melon, Tan, Grape

Black & Brown Mascara: Lancôme, Benefit or Max Factor

LASHES:

Ardell Demi Wispies

Ardell Accent Lashes

Ardell Duralash Flare Individual Lashes

Duo Eyelash Adhesive – White Clear

Eyelash Curler

LIPS:

Clear Lipgloss

NYX Matte Lip Creams

Anastasia Beverly Hills Liquid Lipsticks

Inglot Lip Liner FM

Lipstick Colours: Nude, Pink, Red, Coral, Fuchsia

Hygiene:

Tissues

Cotton Pads

Cotton Buds

Isopropyl / Alcohol Spray

Hand Sanitiser

Disposal Applicators (Headband, Mascara Wands, LipApplicators, Make Up Sponges)

Pencil Sharpener

Extra things: Mints, Deodorant, Headache Pills, Eye Drops, FaceCream, Eye Make Up Remover

BRUSHES:

Crown Brushes – Make Up Brush Company ‘Crownbrush’ have agreat selections and reasonably priced. www.crownbrush.co.uk

Hopefully this will help you create your first professionalmake up kit. We hope you have fun in selecting your favourite products and aquick start in your career. Let us know what are your must have products inyour professional make up case.

Stay tuned for the next blog article on selecting mostneeded brushes set.


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