Posts in International Make-Up Artist Trade Show

I love palettes. I love shopping. Brilliant idea = a post about my favourite purchases of palettes. Yes, being this intelligent is a burden.

2010 was year of the palette for me. Usually I purchase duos, trios maybe even a quad but rarely do I buy multiple palettes in a year despite how much I love them. This year I couldn’t resist because it seemed every brand on earth was coming up with marvelous collections I couldn’t pass up. Here are my top 5… Continue Reading

At last weekends International Make Up Artist Trade Show (IMATS) I was so happy to find the Media Makeup stand. You see, they are the exclusive Australian distributor for Make Up For Ever and are only based in Adelaide. Despite my best efforts, it seems there is no other way to get your hands on this brand if you live in Australia. Media Makeup do have an online store but they don’t seem to have all the products available. That presented me with quite a dilemma. While in the USA, I discovered Continue Reading

Yesterday I attended the IMATS expo in Sydney which has only come to Australia for the second time after a successful launch last year. IMATS is a hugely successful event that has been running in Canada, the USA and UK for years so it is great they have included our little old country in their tour of duty. IMATS is held six times a year with the lucky cities including Vancouver, Toronto, London, New York and Los Angeles.

The expo is far smaller then its similar yet different trade shows like the Hair Expo or International Spa & Beauty Expo. IMATS is purely for Continue Reading