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Written By: Brigitte on October 22, 2011 9 Comments
Fashion or Glamour – two different approaches to makeup!

I’m very, very excited about this project with MAC! It’s an important subject and as far as I know, nobody has really approached it. I’m pouring my soul into it! in New York on 11/1 and LA on 11/3. Please come.

Written By: Brigitte on March 3, 2011 Comments Off on All-American Makeup – Allure, March 2011
All-American Makeup – Allure, March 2011

The makeup is a take on the classic American makeup of the 80’s

The concept for this Allure story shot by Patrick Demarchelier with Karlie Kloss was “All American”. For the makeup, I tapped into what defined American makeup-fashion when I moved to New York in the late 80’s. […]

Written By: Brigitte on April 25, 2010 1 Comment
Gamer Girl Glam

Faith Connors of Mirror’s Edge

Until recently the typical female characters in the video-game-world were a rather predictable bunch of pumped-up, under-dressed Barbarella-Barbies conceived for an audience of adolescent shut-ins. Lately however, I have started noticing some more intriguing looking avatars in the window of my neighborhood GameStop.

Supermodel style: […]

Written By: Brigitte on October 16, 2009 10 Comments
The how and why of what I do…

Here is an in-depth interview with me that just came out. It seriously explores the “job” aspect of being a fashion makeup artist. The questions were interesting and I hope the answers might give you an insight on the “why and how” of what I do…

What did you want to be when you […]

Written By: Brigitte on September 29, 2009 Comments Off on How I got started (part 1)

I was fortunate to grow up in the 60’s, an era so complex it’s hard to comprehend all the various styles that coexisted. Ladylike, mod, beatnik, rockabilly, flower power… are just a few that come to mind.

I was surrounded by wonderfully “vain” women. My mother spent a good hour every morning putting herself together. […]

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