Dion Phaneuf’s Halloween Makeup

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A special blog post this week just for the folks at BarDown and TSN – I think I can solve the mystery of who was behind the Dion Phaneuf skeleton makeup this year (and last year’s Spiderman makeup)! Let’s start with a quick look at what we’re working with: This photo was posted by Phaneuf on his Instagram, Tuesday evening at the annual Toronto Maple Leafs‘ Halloween Party.  BarDown wrote about his ‘incredible makeup’ on their website and speculated that Phaneuf might have had the help of a professional makeup artist to achieve the look.  You can check out that…

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Halloween Countdown

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The countdown in on to one of my favorite times of the year, HALLOWEEN!  Its basically like Christmas for Makeup Artists. My whole family has always been into the Halloween spirit, we would be that house on the street with scary music, fake tombstones and strobe lights that everyone wanted to go to for trick or treating. And most of the girls in middle school would choose to be a cute animal or their favorite cartoon character while I would come to school dressed as Freddy Krueger complete with his trademark metal-clawed glove on the right hand. Maybe that is part…

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‘MEXICAN SUGAR SKULL’ A Halloween How-to

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BOO! Its that time of year again and I’m getting super excited about all the fun makeups I will be doing for Halloween.  If its anything like last year I will definitely be pumping out some Mexican Sugar Skulls! My inbox has been flooded with people looking to have their faces painted like the Day of the Dead…unfortunately I have been booked solid for Halloween since about June!  That is what made me decide to do a simple ‘how-to’ that anyone could follow. But before I walk you through the steps of an awesome looking sugar skull I wanted to…

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