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Movie Make-up Artist Job Description

If you are interested in working with make-up and have a love of the movies, the job as a movie make-up artist could be exactly what you’re looking for. The primary duty listed in a movie make-up artist job description is working with actors and directors toward composing the perfect stage image. A movie make-up artist must be skilled in applying numerous types of stage make-up, be knowledgeable of different styles of makeup application to fit a range of lighting and moods, perform make-up fixes between scenes and takes, order and inventory make-up supplies, and learn to create special effect make-up such as injuries and scars. To become a movie make-up artist you will need to complete a certification course at a cosmetology school.

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by Susan White on Wed, 07/21/2010 - 22:44

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