Keep it Simple with Red Lips

December 20, 2010

Check out this fun pic of Elle Johnson that I took earlier this year!

Ellen Johnson is an amazing TV writer who is currently working on The Glades and other cool upcoming shows. I had the pleasure of meeting her while I was working on the TV show, Saving Grace. Elle decided that it was time for her to update her publicity pictures…so that’s exactly what we did!

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TEMPTU PRO Artist Spotlight: Jenai Chin

November 9, 2010

Today we are shining our Artist Spotlight on TEMPTU PRO Lead Body Artist Jenai Chin.  Having worked on some of the hottest body art in print and fashion throughout her 10 plus years working with TEMPTU PRO, Jenai has certainly established her self as a powerhouse in the body art industry.  Watch and find out how Jenai began her body art career with TEMPTU PRO.

To see more of Jenai’s work click here.


Welcome to the NEW TEMPTU PRO blog!

November 3, 2010

Welcome to TEMPTU PRO’s Blog!  TEMPTU PRO is dedicated to professional makeup artists and their craft.  That means this blog is for professionals and aspiring professionals only! We want to cover the trends, tutorials, and other topics that you pros love and want to learn.  With the growth of our new Facebook fan page, we want to get to know more about what our new and older fans want to hear from us.  Is there a new makeup trend or style you want the TEMPTU PRO spin on?  Are there any airbrush or temporary tattoo tips and tricks that you want to learn?  Maybe there is a makeup artist you idolize and would love to see interviewed by us?  Here’s your chance to tell us what you want to hear! Post your ideas below or on our Facebook page.  Remember TEMPTU PRO is all about helping makeup artist’s grow!


New beauty trend: the bleached brow look

November 2, 2010

Highly defined brows may have been a big trend at the S/S 2011 GANT show but another rising trend in fashion is almost it’s complete opposite; the bleached brow look.  For 2010, natural shapes may still the predominant eyebrow style; however, one thing has definitely taken a big turn is color.  Bleached brows are popping up all over the place on the runway, in photo shoots, and even on America’s Next Top Model.

Whether you are working on a photo shoot, or just looking to try this look out yourself, knowing how to get the bleached brow look without the commitment of actually bleaching your brows is a valuable bit of knowledge that every makeup artist should know.

Getting the bleached brow look with TEMPTU PRO:

1.  Start by applying S/B Primer on and around the brow area.  This will help prime and perfect the skin, allowing for an even smoother makeup application.

2.  Next use S/B Adjuster in 030 White to cover up the brow and set a natural base for the lighter brow color.  You may have to apply more then one layer for darker brows.

3.  Finally to get that bleached brow look, airbrush S/B Airbrow Color 064 Natural Blonde onto the brow area until desired color is achieved.  If you want to lighten the color for a whiter, more dramatic effect, add a drop or two of our lighter S/B Foundation shades like, 001 Porcelain or 002 Blush Ivory to your gun’s cup.

Voila!  You now have a bleached brow that’s runway-ready or picture perfect without the commitment of actually having to bleach your brows


Like TEMPTU PRO on Facebook and get a Special Gift

November 1, 2010

TEMPTU PRO has a new Facebook page! Experience a whole new world on Facebook only for pro makeup artists.  Share your latest work, network with other makeup artists, and stay informed on everything TEMPTU PRO!

At TEMPTU PRO, we are dedicated to makeup artists and their craft. Our new Facebook page gives you the opportunity to get your work seen and commented on by your peers.  Do you have a question about a special F/X application, or an advanced makeup technique?  Now you can post your question on our wall and get help from other pro makeup artists.  Help your makeup artistry knowledge grow with TEMPTU PRO!

We have a special gift just for you for taking the time to Like us and get involved in our makeup artist forum! Want to know what it is?  You’ll just have to like us to find out.


TEMPTU PRO Celebrates Tattoos on Broadway

October 28, 2010

It’s theater season, and this year you can find TEMPTU PRO temporary tattoos in no less than 4 Broadway shows!  Earlier this week you saw our tattoos for American Idiot showcased on WABC New York’s Backstage Broadway Preview.  However, 2010 is far from being the first year that our temporary tattoos have graced the skin of the fine actors and actresses of Broadway.  In the spirit of the season we decided to share some of our favorite appearances on the Broadway Stage.


Get inspired with Adam Tenenbaum’s mesmerizing art!

October 27, 2010

We are excited to announce LA-based TEMPTU PRO makeup artist Adam Tenenbaum is currently being featured in a special artist spotlight on Iwata-Medea’s homepage! You may have seen Tenebaum’s work on the faces and bodies of the traveling performance group Zen Arts. “If high flying aerial acts, fire-breathing goddesses or snake-laden contortionists are needed…there’s a good chance we’re in house,” says Tenenbaum.

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