Category: Stage Character Looks

Cat Makeup Look

Cat Stage Makeup Steps

Feline Fancy By far the most popular animal on the stage is the Cat. House cats are very diverse and you can create many variations of stripes and spots. The featured look is a...

Clara nutcracker

Nutcracker Clara Stage Look

Clara and other children in the party scene should have a softer more natural looking makeup. Skin should appear flawless by applying a matte oil-free foundation and powder. Brows should be well defined and...

Doll Face

Doll Stage Look

The Doll/Toy look is an easy twist form a standard stage makeup look. Add more red cheek color like Mode Dion Stage Red to the rounds of the cheek. Remove lip color from the...

Chinese dancer

Chinese Dancer Stage Look

This stage makeup look is perfect for a Shanghai Doll, Kabuki performer, or Nutcracker Chinese Dancer.  The look changes easily from a standard stage makeup. A very red lipstick is applied just at the...

Harlequin Makeup Look

Harlequin Stage Look

The Harlequin is characterized by his checkered costume. This character originated from an Italian performance troupe in the 16th century and became very popular in England and France. The character Harlequin was a light-hearted,...

Cabaret Makeup Look

Cabaret Makeup Look

MAKEUP REBELS Cabaret makeup or Burlesque makeup or even era 1920’s makeup all break the rules with dark smokey eyes and deep rich lips. Makeup artists usually follow the rule “the darker the eyes...

Egyptian Makeup Cleopatra

Egyptian Makeup”Cleopatra”

EGYPTIAN MAKE UP “Cleopatra” Applying Ancient Egyptian Makeup to create Cleopatra, especially Egyptian Eye Makeup, can take a little practice.  It can help to understand the history first. In Egypt during the time of...