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12 Signs Makeup Artistry Is For You!

Signs Makeup Artistry Is Right For You!

There’s no doubt that the field of makeup artistry is an exciting place to work. A makeup artist’s career is thrilling as no two work days are ever exactly the same, and immense satisfaction comes from being able to use makeup to transform any client – whether you’re using it to highlight someone’s best features to help them to look their best, or using it to create thrilling characters.

Over the years QC Makeup Academy has helped thousands of students on their journey to becoming talented professionals in the field of makeup artistry. We know what it takes to succeed. Take a read through the list of traits below to see if makeup artistry is for you!

  1. You love working with your hands and getting messy-creative
  2. You could spend hours experimenting with different makeup and skin care products
  3. You have endless amounts of creativity and imagination
  4. You have confidence in yourself and an outgoing personality
  5. Good communication and interpersonal skills
  6. You are able to take direction and accept criticism
  7. You enjoy interacting closely with others
  8. You have excellent listening skills
  9. You find you are able to see beauty in everything, even where it’s not most obvious
  10. You like to be on time and don’t mind working long, sometimes erratic hours
  11. You are comfortable working independently, but also with others in a team environment
  12. You have a natural knack for knowing how to mix colors and textures

As in any industry, you’ll succeed as long as you work hard and always put your best foot forward. If you’re thinking about starting a career in makeup artistry, contact the School at 1-800-267-1829. Have a chat with one of our student support specialists to see if you’re future lies in makeup artistry! You can also email us at