Monday, August 3, 2009

makeup quotes

“Kiss and make up - but too much makeup has ruined many a kiss.” -Mae West

“The best thing is to look natural, but it takes makeup to look natural.” -Calvin Klein

“I never thought I'd land in pictures with a face like mine.” -Audrey Hepburn

“Beauty is how you feel inside, and it reflects in your eyes. It is not something physical.” -Sophia Loren

“Every photo shoot, I'm always asking the makeup artist what they're using on me, and I'll go out and get it.” -Denise Richards

“It's all or nothing with my makeup. If I get dressed up, I'll go to an extreme. I'll wear foundation, bright blue or bright red lipstick with one of my weird purple wigs.” -Angelina Jolie

“I want to be a guy, but I want to wear a lot of makeup.” -Gwen Stefani

“When I went on the stage to do a show, I would put on makeup because I felt that it enhanced my act; it drew attention to what I was doing.” -Little Richard

“Nature gives you the face you have at twenty; it is up to you to merit the face you have at fifty.” –Coco Chanel

“I love the confidence that makeup gives me.” -Tyra Banks

“I don't believe makeup and the right hairstyle alone can make a woman beautiful. The most radiant woman in the room is the one full of life and experience.” -Sharon Stone

“I like to work in costumes, makeup, and hair that allow me tremendous freedom.” -Jessica Lange

“That's why I began doing makeup in the first place: I was hoping that through helping people see the beauty in themselves, I could try and find it in me.” -Kevyn Aucoin

“The makeup is simply an extension of the personality and colors, clothing, makeup all express something.” -Gene Simmons

“I started doing makeup to make a living. Then I said, You're not supposed to be putting powder on other people. You're supposed to be powdering yourself.” -Debi Mazar

“I don't like to have too many makeup artists around, so I always like to do my own.” -Diana Ross

“Whether you are sixteen or over sixty, remember, understatement is the rule of a fine makeup artist.” -Helena Rubinstein

“Beauty, to me, is about being comfortable in your own skin. That, or a kick-ass red lipstick.” -Gwyneth Paltrow

“The best color in the whole world, is the one that looks good, on you!” -Coco Chanel

“Love of beauty is Taste. The creation of beauty is Art.” -Ralph Waldo

Emerson“Pretty is something you're born with. But beautiful, that's an equal opportunity adjective.” -Anonymous

“Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it” -Confucius

“Beauty is in the eye of the beholder and it may be necessary from time to time to give a stupid or misinformed beholder a black eye.” -Miss Piggy

“I don't like standard beauty - there is no beauty without strangeness.” -Karl Lagerfeld

“Taking joy in living is a woman's best cosmetic.” -Rosalind Russell

“I like the idea of artificial beauty. Dying my hair black and wearing make-up and high heels is a security thing for me. I feel completely strange when people try to take it away.” - Dita Von Teese

“If truth is beauty, how come no one has their hair done in the library?” -Lily Tomlin


  1. loves tuff
    loves painfull
    loves hard
    but in the end its so worth it

  2. "Changing the way you look is fun, makeup comes off and you can be someone new every time." ~Pablo R.
    MAC Makeup Artist

  3. Whether you're a photographer, dancer, singer or makeup artist- we all share a passion for art & beauty. <33 - SMJ (Makeup Artist)

  4. KMK (makeup artist)October 11, 2010 at 11:45 PM

    When all is said and done it is good to have given someone a great face for the evening, but it is glorious to have participated in the art that is makeup.

  5. I love to enhance someone's beauty for an evening but to have that beauty captured forever in a photograph is even more satisfactory.
    Love of beauty is taste. Creation of beauty is art.

  6. "I heard people saying that Kim Kardashian looks ugly without makeup, so I ran to get some makeup to look like her. Last time I checked in the mirror I was still ugly..the only difference was that I was ugly with makeup on." -NИNO

  7. I love wearing pink lipstick because it makes me feel so radiantic~~

  8. Makeup is simply an extension of the personality. It takes skills to know how to enhance your own beauty, creativity to play with colors and confidence to express yourself. It's a real thing.

  9. wow some of you need to chill out with the ugly talk! Self-Love and Confidence is beauty, not a symetrical face.

  10. Makeup is something that anyone can achieve. Creativity is the key.

  11. i love make up and i can not be completed without makeup on my face... lol :))

  12. no amount of makeup can mask an ugly heart.

  13. "We should all strive to be our 'best self.' Who we are outwardly is reflective of who we are inside. I use makeup on the outside to facilitate & portray my own and my clients' inner growth & beauty...every day ♥" - Bre