Editorial shoots involve many people who work to make an illustrative story. The shooting is very creative, it is the union of the acting of the model and the editorial makeup, but what is this type of makeup .
What is editorial makeup?
Editorial makeup is a style that usually is not used every day, but is used in catwalks and photo shoots.
Editorial makeup is an interpret fashion and gives a look which helps to get an image demanded by a photographer, advertiser, art director or company.
The conception of a style
To make an editorial makeup, you must begin with the understanding of the skin tone of the model and then apply makeup and other cosmetics.
The skin of the model should look bright and fresh; Therefore, carrying out this makeup requires a lot of practice, skill and knowledge to highlight a clear and flawless complexion .
At the time of carrying out, this modality must take into account the following factors:
- The hairstyle
- Face contour
In many editorial photography sessions, the hairstyle of the model is the main focal point of the session and, therefore, here a stylist will have a more important role to play.
Although many hairstyles that appear in magazines are far from reality and cannot be carried by a normal person, this element combined with makeup reflects the theme that is intended to be expressed in the editorial theme.
And face contour, is used to give a larger dimension to the face of the model, since with this technique the bone structure is improved, defining and refining areas such as:
- Forehead reduction