I’m often asked what books are great reference guides and which inspire my makeup artistry – these are the books I think every makeup artist should have in their collection.

Makeup Artistry - The Books You Should Own

Color by Betty Edwards: A Course in Mastering the Art of Mixing Colors

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Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain – Betty Edwards

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The Makeup Artist Handbook: Techniques for Film, Television, Photography, and Theatre

MUA-Handbook

Making Faces By Kevyn Aucoin

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Fine Beauty by Sam Fine

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Makeup Is Art: Professional Techniques for Creating Original Looks

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Fashions in Makeup: From Ancient to Modern Times

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