Category: Stage Character Looks

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...