You can learn makeup basics – with a welcome amount of edge – during the Beauty School Rebel Makeup 101 series from San Francisco makeup artist team Fox & Doll. Even better: classes are starting this week.
Only slightly worse than being tardy for the party is a pre-departure makeup meltdown courtesy of overly aggressive attempts to glam up during the holidays. To avoid common holiday-time hazards with glitter, eyelash falsies and smoky shadow, read on for tips from Bay Area makeup artist Nikol Elaine.
Fox and Doll, a.k.a. Elizabeth Fox and Shana Astrachan, say they can’t do what they do anywhere other than San Francisco – and not just because the makeup artist duo lives here in the Bay Area. Rather, as we learned when we met up with them just before a recent photo shoot for Bay Area label She-Bible, it’s because the people of San Francisco keep their aesthetic alive.