The sphere of beauty and fashion is impossible without such professions as the stylist and the makeup artist. Many people confuse these concepts, some consider them one profession. There is it because not all people possess sufficient and correct information.
- The makeup artist is the professional creating image of the person who can hide any shortcomings of skin and emphasize advantages, both on face, and on body, by means of decorative cosmetics. There are 3 main types of works of the makeup artist. The specialist in care for skin — the makeup artist-esthetician. The expert creating image for the person, this expert can mark out you advantageous features, for example, will prompt as it is correct to do make-up on eyes — the makeup artist-stylist. The expert who chooses for the client certain type of cosmetics and cream for care for skin — the makeup artist-cosmetologist.
- The professional makeup artist is obliged: to understand psychology of color and psychology of interpersonal communication and also laws of composition; to divide types of make-up (day, evening, wedding, competitive make-up). To understand technology of imposing of all types of decorative cosmetics, to own technology of application of make-up as it changes the person not only externally, but also internally.
- The stylist is the professional creating by means of various means, specific image for the person. Distinguish 4 types of stylists. Creates image by means of various hairstyles — the stylist-hairdresser. Creates image by means of imposing of individual make-up — the stylist-makeup artist. Creates image by means of clothes of a certain type — the stylist - the image maker. Creates photoimage — the stylist-photographer. At the moment, the profession stylist is quite prestigious and demanded in the industry of beauty, cinema and television.
- The stylist has to know always precisely all known world brands, be aware of exhibitions and displays. He has to possess thin nature and be able to provide to the clients services, considering the latest trends in fashion. He is engaged in development of image which will emphasize all advantages and will hide all shortcomings of the client (hairstyles, clothes, make-up). Belongs to its duties: the choice of color shades in cosmetics and clothes, considering external features of the client, development of new image for the company or the organization (clothes for personnel), the analysis of both the domestic, and western directions of fashion. During creation of image the stylist draws special attention to specifics of work of the client, image of his life, characteristics and also zone of its comfort in clothes.
- Profession makeup artist and profession stylist are crossed in types of the works connected with make-up, but on other directions differ enough therefore you should not confuse them. Representatives of these professions have to have approach to any client, know psychology of communication and watch all novelties of fashion. Some eminent stylists and makeup artists become true friends for the clients.