Photolancing Photography- Makeup Artist is a very important part of each photoshoot. There are normally trained in the art of correct makeup application for the lighting conditions the average model will encounter during a photo shoot. He or She will work very closely with the client or /photographer and have a very good understanding of how they are a transform the model.
Why you need Makeup Artists
Photographers and model simply don't understand makeup and what it can do the way a makeup artist does. A model may tend to put her makeup on exactly like she does each day, or use inappropriate products that will not react well to photographic lighting. A makeup artists will know all the tricks with foundation that will react best with lighting and other techniques to make the skin look it's best, including shading techniques and blemish correction.
What good are makeup Artist during a private shoot
Remember that they are trained professionals who deserve to be treated with the utmost courtesy. During a busy commercial shoot, tempers can flare or directions can change at any given moment. During a smaller shoot, especially if it is TFP, it is a nice gesture for the model and/or photographer to give the makeup artist a tip and /or pay for travel.