Drea's Professional Artistry Blog

  • My Drugstore Beauty Favorites

    In my last blog post I talked about building your kit as a beginner and how I understand doing so could be tough on our wallets. I decided to create this blog post on some of my top favorite drug store products that are all under $15!
  • Building your Makeup Kit as a Beginner in the Industry - A Few Things I Did!

    Building your kit as a makeup artist just starting out in the industry can be tough! Spending a large amount of money at once is a not so great feeling when we aren't pulling too many clients in the first place. Understanding that makeup is a business requiring investment and sacrifices is important.
  • Top 5 Questions You Should Ask Your Client When Doing Their Makeup

    As makeup artists, it is important to ask our clients questions to get a better understanding of what they would like. Without communicating, we leave room for making assumptions- which we don't want to do! Here are 5 questions I always ask while doing makeup on a client.
  • It's a Mindset: Finding Confidence Within Yourself as a Makeup Artist.

    As artists, we are talented, we know what we're doing, and we love what we do, but sometimes it is fear that is limiting us from allowing our best work to shine through.
  • Overcoming Envy and Competition in the Beauty Industry

    Let’s face it, wherever there is skill and talent, there will always be competition and envy, however it is only if we switch our attitudes we can truly enjoy our craft and be the bests artists we can be. 
  • 5 Ways for Beauty Professionals to Grow Their Businesses Even During COVID-19 Quarantine

    Although COVID-19 has limited us beauty professionals from physically taking clients, it doesn't mean we can't still grow our businesses. Here are 5 tips to stay booked and busy during the pandemic.