SEEN: Skindinavia Celebrates Pro LA and the MUAHS Guild Awards!

Celebrating the professional makeup artist industry is nothing new for pro-favorite cosmetics brand Skindinavia. The brand has been involved with supporting this community since founder Allen Goldman brought the brand to life in 2005. Since then, Skindinavia’s The Makeup Finishing Spray has become the go-to way to seal-the-deal on the most important makeup applications across every genre of makeup artistry. From bridal to editorial, film and television to red carpet – Skindinavia has helped countless makeup applications stay their course in the most incredible of conditions. The later introduction of the brand’s The Makeup Primer Spray along with last year’s Post-Makeup Recovery Spray, found Skindinavia deepening their connection to pros across the industry and, in particular, Hollywood’s biggest projects and most well stocked makeup kits.

Always one to give back, to the artist community who have supported Skindinavia since day one, Allen enthusiastically joined the most important businesses in the pro-beauty space, once again this year, as a sponsor of the Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild Awards (MUAHS). Also, for the second year running, Skindinavia  Continue reading

INDUSTRY NEWS: 2018 NOMINEES FOR THE MAKE-UP ARTIST & HAIR STYLISTS GUILD AWARDS

Another epic year in film and television and with it we once again honor the best of the best in our industry at the Local 706 2018 Make-up Artist and Hair Stylist Guild Awards(MUAHS). Set to take place on Saturday February 24, 2018 at The Novo by Microsoft at L.A. Liveit will hosted by Comedienne Loni Love.  This year we see nominations from the talented makeup and hair styling teams of films such as Blade Runner 2049, The Shape of Water, and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 and from TV shows such as The Handmaid’s Tale, Saturday Night Live and Glow.

Nominees were announced from 23 categories and will honor make-up artists and hair stylists outstanding achievements in motion pictures, television, commercials and live theater. “Congratulations to all the nominees who should be very proud of their extraordinary creations! We had a record number of artisan entries this year, and we look forward to celebrating their unique achievements and exceptional bodies of work,” said Sue Cabral-Ebert, MUAHS President.

All winners will be honored at the annual MUAHS awards, along with legendary Academy Award®-nominated actor Gary Oldman who will be honored with the 2018 Distinguished Artisan Award. And Oscar®-winning Make-Up Artist Greg Cannom and Emmy®-Winning Hair Stylist Mary Guerrero who are both set to receive the Guild’s Lifetime Achievement Awards. Congratulations and good luck to all of 2018 nominees! Find a complete list of all nominations below. And get more details at www.local706.org Continue reading

INDUSTRY NEWS: THE WINNERS – 2017 MAKE-UP ARTISTS & HAIR STYLISTS GUILD AWARDS

A night of full-on Hollywood glitz and glamour, honoring top creatives in 23 categories of film, television, commercials and live theater, took place this past Sunday, February 19, at this year’s Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Awards (MUAHS). The event was held at The Novo by Microsoft at L.A Live before an audience of guild members, industry executives, media and fans. The 2017 awards were presided over by Local 706 President Sue Cabral-Ebert, Business Representative, Tommy Cole and hosted by comedian Loni Love (The Real).

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INDUSTRY NEWS: 2017 NOMINATIONS FOR THE MAKE-UP ARTIST AND HAIR STYLISTS GUILD AWARDS

MUAH2017Nominations for the 2017 Local 706 Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Awards (MUAHS) have been announced, and include nominees in 23 categories honoring make-up artists and hair stylists outstanding achievements in motion pictures, television, commercials and live theater. Winners will be revealed during the annual black-tie MUAHS Guild Awards ceremony on Sunday, February 19, 2017 at The Novo by Microsoft at L.A. Live. Please see list below for a list of all 2017 Nominees.

“This year’s record entries for the Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Awards from the talented global community of artisans is very exciting, and we look forward to celebrating their unique achievements and exceptional bodies of work. Congratulations to all the nominees who should be very proud of their extraordinary creations!” – Sue Cabral-Ebert MUAHS President.  Continue reading

INDUSTRY NEWS: 2017 MUAHS AWARDS LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT & DISTINGUISHED ARTISAN HONOREES

The  Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Awards (MUAHS)2017 Lifetime honorees are Emmy®-nominated make-up artist Leonard Engelman and Oscar® and Emmy-nominated hair stylist Barbara Lorenz. Both will be honored at the annual MUAHS Guild Awards, held on Sunday February 19, 2017 at The Novo by Microsoft at LA Live. “Leonard Engelman and Barbara Lorenz bodies of work of are legendary, and we are proud to rank them among the best in the history of our profession. They are extraordinary artists and accomplished leaders in the industry, and it is our pleasure to name them as this year’s Lifetime Achievement Award recipients,”” said Sue Cabral-Ebert, IATSE Local 706 president. The annual awards honors outstanding achievements for make-up artists and hair stylists in motion pictures, television, commercials, and live theater.

Additionally four-time Emmy winning producer, director and screenwriter Ryan Murphy will be honored with the Distinguished Artisan Award. “We’re excited to bestow our 2017 Distinguished Artisan Award on Ryan Murphy, who constantly raises the bar and challenges the skills of our members to their utmost abilities when delineating his television characters. He has always shown strong support while working in collaboration with our make-up artists and hair stylists,” said Cabral-Ebert. Continue reading

INDUSTRY NEWS: ELECTION RESULTS ANNOUNCED FOR LOCAL 706

makeup-artists--hair-stylists-guild-local-706-77323053The Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild (IATSE, Local 706) announced results of election for officers, the Board of Trustees, and Executive Board. Sue Cabral-Ebert, was re-elected for an unprecedented fifth term. Others re-elected include Business Representative Tommy Cole, Secretary-Treasurer John E. Jackson, Vice President Julie Socash and Sergeant-at-Arms Barbara Dally.
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