Makeup Review · Personal Blog

IMATS Sydney, Was It Worth It?

What the hell is IMATS? It’s the International Makeup Artist Trade Show held in 4 countries around the world and only visits 6 locations – New York, Los Angeles, London, Sydney, Toronto and Vancouver. The event celebrates the makeup industry by showcasing incredibly talented makeup artists including special Fx, exhibitors and education and is the… Continue reading IMATS Sydney, Was It Worth It?

Vintage Hairstyling

Gibson Roll Step-by-step Tutorial

The Gibson Roll was a very popular style amongst women in the 1940’s, typically teamed with victory rolls of some variation or worn on it’s own with the side extended further up towards the ear or higher like the image above. It was also the perfect hairstyle for women in the armed forces as it kept… Continue reading Gibson Roll Step-by-step Tutorial

Uncategorized · Vintage Hairstyling

Victory Rolls and How To Do Them

A number of years ago I wrote a book titled “The Beauty School Dropout’s Handbook – A Guide To Vintage Hair & Makeup Styling”. This is an extract from my book showing you how I do Victory Rolls. Victory rolls have become one of the most easily recognisable hairstyles of the 1940’s. Although they were… Continue reading Victory Rolls and How To Do Them