Category: Beauty & Style

Make-up is an art of beauty, a process through which we bring a new self to life. Articles in this category are grouped around subjects that I find relevant for my work: the concept of beauty, the personal style of a make-up artist, the conceptualization of make-up, the roots and history of make-up, etc.

Let the games begin: France vs Romania

Football, like most modern sports, has a history that can be traced back to ancient times. A first version of this…

Pourquoi je ne prends pas photos Avant/Après maquillage (et uniquement Après maquillage)

Comme tout le monde le sait (ou s’en doute), un peu de maquillage donne un regard «amélioré» et les personnes qui…

Why I don’t agree with Before & After Make-up photographs

We all know that by putting a bit of make-up, one looks more “improved” and feels more comfortable, more self-confident….

A history of Make-up & Fashion: 1910-1920

Main characteristics of this decade: simplicity, The Great War, comfortable clothing, women rights movements (USA, National Women’s Party), the first…

A history of Make-up & Fashion: 1900-1910

Main characteristics of this decade: delicate and distinguished women; minimalist make-up, almost nonexistent; the Gibson girl, the Edwardian girl, Pompadour…