Is Makeup Artistry a good Career option?

Career in Makeup Artistry

A Career in Makeup Artistry has always intrigued me. Unfortunately, it is very difficult to find information about What Makeup Artistry actually is. Most pages on the internet just talk about How to get into Makeup Artistry. In my quest to learn more about a Career in Makeup Artistry, I found this amazing page: 

Manu Ahuja’s overview!

Manu Ahuja has worked in Makeup Artistry for 13 years. Manu Ahuja has worked in Makeup Artistry as Makeup Artist in Self Employed. In Manu Ahuja’s own words, this is how Manu Ahuja got into Makeup Artistry: “While working in a BPO I started advance training for Makeup Artistry. It was a stress buster in the starting for me and then I continued it later as a profession. I have been doing that from 11 years and has worked for various celebrities and known people.” Manu Ahuja has a profile in Resume 2.0 format on: 

Career Video on Makeup Artistry

In a video, Manu Ahuja has talked about various aspects of a Career in Makeup Artistry. Manu Ahuja started by explaining Makeup Artistry as: “Is an approach to make people look good. Artist’s work is to provide confidence aesthetically that you are beautiful with the help of makeup. It is the analysis of best feature and an art to create a life paintings.” The video was an engaging disposition.

It was a welcome change to see the video touch upon Education as theoretical knowledge needed to excel at Makeup Artistry, and not merely as Qualifications needed to enter Makeup Artistry. Manu Ahuja touches upon these in the Education section of the Video:

  • Basic Knowledge of Skin Types
  • Information about Products
  • Whats new
  • Client Psyche

Manu Ahuja then explains why these Skills are essential for a Career in Makeup Artistry:

  • Hands on Application
  • Innovation
  • Speed & Accuracy
  • Communication
  • Networking

Manu Ahuja believes that the following are some of the Positives of a Career in Makeup Artistry:

  • Colourful and Vibrant Life
  • Continuous Learning
  • Experimentation
  • Celebs and Model Creation

And, Manu Ahuja believes that one needs to prepare for following Challenges of a Career in Makeup Artistry:

  • Client Satisfaction
  • Creating the Exact Look
  • Family Support
  • Society and Struggle

In the final section of the video Manu Ahuja talks about How a day goes in a Career in Makeup Artistry. This video is by far the best video on a Career in Makeup Artistry, that I have ever come across. To see the full Talk, one needs to install the LifePage Career Talks App. Here is a direct deep link of the Video: 

Similar Career Talks on LifePage

I continued with my research on LifePage and thoroughly studied these links to gain more perspective:


Career Counseling 2.0

This disposition on a Career in Makeup Artistry was just the starting point of my research on LifePage. LifePage has made a science of Career Counseling. Its awareness focussed approach is much more practical and action-oriented rather than absolutely any other Career platform. I suggest you learn more about them on: 

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