Celebrity Makeup Artist And Stylist In Los Angeles | PLAYBOY

Celebrity Makeup Artist And Stylist In Los Angeles | PLAYBOY

As a celebrity makeup artist and stylist in Los Angeles, I got hired last year in 2017 to shoot for Playboy USA. The editorial was photographed by Ben Miller and I was the key stylist and hair-makeup artist. We were working closely together to get the looks that Playboy’s creative director had in mind.

We had a Hollywood apartment for our location where we started our day, and  later continued on the rooftop to catch the sunset. The photoshoot vibe was great, our model Maurie Smith was very confident and professional. I’m really happy how the pictures turned out, our fashion photographer caught Maurie’s personality. I had an easy job to create the beauty makeup because we were going for a natural look throughout the shoot. Working with celebrities as a makeup artist and stylist it is always a great experience, Maurie is an upcoming influencer in Los Angeles, CA.

Playboy is an American men’s lifestyle and entertainment magazine. Founded by Hugh M. Hefner in 1953, Playboy has been a tastemaker, an arbiter of style and a vanguard for political, sexual and economic freedom for almost 60 years. Headquartered in Beverly Hills, California, PEI publishes Playboy Magazine in the United States and abroad and creates content for distribution via television networks, websites, mobile platforms and radio.

I had such a great time working with Playboy, hope to continue our collaboration in the near future for next editorial shoots! This shoot theme was “Through The Roof” with Maurie Smith.

I constantly post about beauty makeup trends on Instagram, please visit my celebrity makeup artist and stylist page here: https://www.instagram.com/lucabuzas/

To see more of my work please visit my portfolio page here: https://lucabuzas.com/porfolio-2/

To see the entire photo shoot please visit PLAYBOY website here: http://www.playboyenterprises.com/


Professional Makeup Artist Based In Los Angeles | Metropolis

Professional Makeup Artist Based In Los Angeles | Metropolis

This fashion commercial production was a collaboration that came together with Shanghai based model Jasin Chang, Director / Cinematographer Jason Kent Carpenter and me as coordiantor and professional makeup artist based in Los Angeles. The urban street wear aesthetic of this fashion project mixes an industrial grunge soundtrack with men’s high fashion.

Jason Operated the camera while I coordinated and did the hair and makeup as well as the styling for the shoot. The team chose the early morning to capture the light across the expansive concrete landscape.

The location we chose, the iconic Los Angeles River, has been the location for countless feature films, fashion commercial productions, music videos and branded content. Most notably, this L.A. River location was the scene for the hot rod drag race in the 1978 movie Grease, starring John Travolta and Olivia Newton John.

Our model Jasin, started off doing runways and now also shoots campaigns, ads and lookbooks. He has an interest in acting and over the summer landed a small role in a Luc Besson produced feature film. Besides fashion, Jasin also works in television commercials and commercial print or digital ads for major labels and brands. As a model he has walked major runways such as in Milan Fashion Week.

For more about Jasin Chang and his modeling and acting career, here is an interview with him on the Thatsmags website: http://www.thatsmags.com/beijing/post/12569/spotlight-jasin-chang-model 

For more of Tiger House Films current projects please visit the portfolio page here: https://tigerhousefilms.com/portfolio-2/

CREDITS:

Agency: Tiger House Films
Production Company: Tiger House Films
Video Director: Jason Kent Carpenter
Production Coordinator: Luca Buzas
Model: Jasin Chang
HMU: Luca Buzas

I constantly post about makeup trends on Instagram, please visit my professional makeup artist page here: https://www.instagram.com/lucabuzas/

To see more of my work please visit my portfolio page here: https://lucabuzas.com/porfolio-2/


Instagram Fashion Makeup Artist Based In Los Angeles I Young Rebels

Instagram Fashion Makeup Artist Based In Los Angeles | Young Rebels

As an Instagram fashion makeup artist based in Los Angeles, I constantly get approached with interesting concepts. This fashion brand film production was created as a result of inspiration to create imagery of wild rebellious American youth in urban-industrial Los Angeles.

Tiger House Films teamed with fashion designer Emily Daccarett. Our fashion film and commercial production team was able to execute an idea derived from an edgy conceptual approach. Our goal was to ultimately showcase her designs and accessories while telling the story of the aftermath of a jewelry store robbery by our by two young new recruits to a gang of hardened thieves.

Shot in a Chinatown warehouse, the Tiger House Films production team fully utilized the space, adding production design and smoke effects to create a moody atmosphere inside the location. Our main models for this production were Katherine Rodriguez and Eugene Huriev. The stunt performer / actor was Rage Stewart.

All of our models made this production memorable, their makeup had to match the edgy concept, this shoot definitely highlighted my creativity as an Instagram fashion makeup artist based in Los Angeles. It was the Tiger House Films production team’s first time to work with Katherine and Eugene and they were both incredible to collaborate with on this fashion brand video production. Rage is a veteran biker with the ability to play in great character as well as perform burnouts on his motorcycle.

About the fashion designer : ” Emily Daccarett is based in Los Angeles. Where the designer can be found working on her craft, from designing collections, draping, sewing painting on leather, molding and sculpting accessories to recording music. ” Visit Emily Daccarett’s website for more of her styles and collections here: http://www.emilydaccarett.com/

I constantly post about makeup trends on Instagram, please visit my Instagram Fashion Makeup Artist page here: https://www.instagram.com/lucabuzas/

To see more of my work please visit my portfolio page here: https://lucabuzas.com/porfolio-2/


Shanghai The Neon City Instagram Makeup Artist and Stylist

Shanghai The Neon City Instagram Makeup Artist and Stylist

As an Instagram makeup artist, it is always challenging for me to create different looks that catch the eye of the internet audience. This project was one of the special ones that got viral attention. We called it Shanghai Neon. With makeup and styling alone, you can do so much to get the look and feel you are going for. In Shanghai the locations were already incredible and we just had to bring our imagination. As an Instagram makeup artist and stylist I love to bring in projects with futuristic elements.

I created the Instagram makeup and hair style looks for this project with a really futuristic vibe inspired by Blade Runner. From the clunky, utilitarian vehicles on the streets to the hulking megatowers that dominate the skyline, Shanghai is a city that’s both a vision of the future and grounded in the modern day. I used blue color neon eye shadows and matched with purple underline eye shadow and pink lipstick. We painted the model’s nails a neon color as well to get the full look.

For wardrobe styling we were going for a ultra modern look so we used MONCLER down filled jackets. The women’s Moncler jackets are athletic and have a street-inspired design. Modish urban shapes are fashioned from high-tech materials and down padding for an aesthetic that is as eye-catching on the streets and in the final pictures. I am very excited to have achieved our final vision for this project.

I always post about style and beauty trends on Instagram, please visit my Los Angeles Instagram makeup artist page here: https://www.instagram.com/lucabuzas/

To see more of my work please visit my portfolio page here: https://lucabuzas.com/porfolio-2/

Dear Velvet is a diary of style, creativity and wanderlust writing constantly amazing blogs about my work, visit their website here: https://dearvelvet.com/style/shanghai-neon/


Los Angeles Celebrity Makeup Artist | NEWLOOK London E-Commerce

Los Angeles Celebrity Makeup Artist | NEWLOOK London E-Commerce

As a Los Angeles celebrity makeup artist, I mostly work with fashion models, celebrities and social media influencers. Not only for fashion but for makeup, you always need to keep up with the changing trends. On Instagram, there is a huge crowd of followers who love to see collaborations between brands and celebrities. On this NEWLOOK London E-Commerce campaign we worked with fashion influencers from Shanghai, China during a one day photo shoot.

Having worked in the industry as a Los Angeles celebrity makeup artist, clients often require clean, beauty looks to be camera ready. I love how this particular shoot turned out because it is was successful collaboration between influencers and the fashion brand. This project highlights my work as a makeup artist and hair stylist by exposing my style to a large social media audience through influencer posts and tags. For this particular set of talent, I created a clean-cut red lip paired with minimal makeup, keeping the hair loose and embracing natural texture with a little salt spray.

NEWLOOK London is all about delivering fashion excitement, newness and value. It translates the latest trends from the catwalk, celebrities, and the streets, providing its customers with fashion that is always bang on trend. From jeans to evening dresses, shoes to shoulder bags, New Look understands fashion. Its clothing and footwear collections are regularly award winning. New Look isn’t just for the girls either – it has a fantastic menswear collection as well.

As a makeup artist working with celebrities, my professional make up kit helps me create professional looks for all of my fashion shoots. the looks required from high end advertising agencies, fashion brands and commercial production companies are very particular. My favorite products are ABH, MAC, Bobbie Brown, Kryolan, Estee Lauder and Sigma brushes.

I always post about makeup and beauty trends on Instagram, please visit my Los Angeles celebrity makeup artist Instagram page here: https://www.instagram.com/lucabuzas/

To see more of my work please visit my portfolio page here: https://lucabuzas.com/porfolio-2/

The vesatile line of products from NEWLOOK London, cam be viewed on their website: http://www.newlook.com/uk


Los Angeles Makeup Artist | Wardrobe Stylist | The North Face SS18

Los Angeles Makeup Artist And Wardrobe Stylist | The North Face Commercial

The North Face Presents Its Innovative Black Series Aluminium Tyvek Collection

In collaboration with PUSH Media, I was hired as the key makeup artist and wardrobe stylist for this major The North Face SS18 campaign. As a Los Angeles makeup artist and wardrobe stylist, my clients demand the highest level of creativity and professionalism, especially when it comes to major brands and fashion campaigns.

This campaign was called THE NORTH FACE Urban Exploration, the separate line is what TNF calls a “downtown expression of the brand.” TNF UE’s direction is balancing utility and high-fashion to make garments and accessories more suitable for the city lifestyle.

As a Los Angeles makeup artist I had the luck to work on this SS18 Black Series Collection video and photo commercial campaign that spanned the length of two days and multiple locations. Our fashion commercial production shot in downtown Los Angeles and Joshua tree in the desert with 2 fashion models. Most of our creative team flew from Shanghai, China especially to shoot this campaign. As I’m a Los Angeles makeup artist and wardrobe stylist it was great to work with creatives from Shanghai, giving us the opportunity to have a cultural mix on set.

THE NORTH FACE is currently showing our Urban Exploration SS18 Black Series Collection on the front page of their website, which gives me huge exposure as an Instagram makeup artist and celebrity wardrobe stylist. I love to work on sports campaigns and with lifestyle, activewear brands. As an Los Angeles makeup artist and Stylist and I work constantly with major sports brands focused on style and shooting to match the brand’s vision and creative ideas.

In THE NORTH FACE Urban Exploration campaign, it was really important to keep brand originality in tact. The image for this campaign was built around expeditions and discovery.

To see more of my work and a Los Angeles makeup artist please visit my portfolio page here: https://lucabuzas.com/porfolio-2/

To see the entire collection of THE NORTH FACE Urban Exploration SS18 Black Series, visit their website here: https://www.thenorthface.com/featured/black-series.html

 


Los Angeles Makeup Artist Collaboration | LXMI

Los Angeles Makeup Artist Collaboration | LXMI

As a Los Angeles fashion makeup artist, my most important rule is taking care of your skin. This is one of the reasons why we collaborated with LXMI. As a Los Angeles makeup artist I focus on skincare first. I absolutely love to use LXMI because this luxury skincare brand especially pops with organic and natural products. Anyone with sensitive skin will benefit from the natural ingredients this company uses in all of it’s product lines. For this reason, many of my clients ask for this brand by name.

Our collaboration with LXMI started when I reached out to the brand through their website and requested their support of my work as a Los Angeles fashion and commercial makeup artist. Through that connection they sent me their most current products that I love to use. during the commercial shoots I love to use their Nilotica Goddess Glow Hydrating Illuminator, Pure Nilotica Hand & Body Melt Organic and Unrefined Nilotica Reserve creams.

Each of these products has their strong points including keeping the skin hydrated and glowing. Proper skin care is really important because our skin is the largest barrier against infection that we have.

Keeping our skin healthy and moist helps keep this barrier strong. Having clean and clear skin can help boost your confidence and keep you looking your best! Your face is the first part of you others see when they meet you, so go forward with your best face forward. A daily skin care routine can help you do exactly this. LXMI is the best luxury skin care solution I can suggest to anyone as a Los Angeles make up artist and beauty influencer.

I constantly post about skincare and beauty tips on Instagram, please visit my Los Angeles makeup artist Instagram page here: https://www.instagram.com/lucabuzas/

To see more of my work as a beauty makeup artist, please visit my portfolio page here: https://lucabuzas.com/porfolio-2/

To see the vesatile line of products from LXMI, visit their website here: https://lxmi.com/


Los Angeles Makeup Artist Collaboration | Anastasia Beverly Hills

Los Angeles Makeup Artist Collaboration | Anastasia Beverly Hills

As a Los Angeles makeup artist, I often come across professional situations on set where I need a high end product. Whether I am working as a celebrity makeup artist or specifically for fashion, the best makeup produces the best results. Anastasia Beverly Hills creates prestige cosmetics, makeup—including cult-classics like Brow Wiz, Contour Kit, and Liquid Lipstick. Anastasia Beverly Hills is committed to cruelty-free product formulation, testing, and development. This approach to the creation of their products as well as the high quality contribue to me being a big fan!

As a Los Angeles makeup artist focusing on beauty and fashion production, I absolutely love Anastasia Beverly Hills. This makeup brand especially pops with vibrant eyeshadow colors and the signature Anastasia Golden Ratio Method. I like use all of their makeup products, many of my makeup clients ask for this brand by name.

I work constantly with fashion models and actors on commercial shoots which require many shades of colors and high quality of makeup. Anastasia Beverly Hills has it all. As an LA makeup artist I can see which colors match each individual. Everyone has their own unique style! I like to play with the colors of makeup and advise my clients what fits their complexion best. Anastasia Beverly Hills creates amazing colors of eyeshadows that allow me to be creative.

At the core, Anastasia Beverly Hills was founded on a set of principals that were derived from how the eyebrows define the face. I think Anastasia Soare said it best when she stated; “Our eyes are intrinsically trained to spot divine proportion and immediately associate it with beauty and harmony.” Inspired by this age-old ratio, Anastasia created a unique and breakthrough method of shaping brows. By following these principles, she could create a set of arches that perfectly framed and suited any face shape. The perfect combination to create the illusion of facial balance, symmetry, and proportion.

As a Los Angeles makeup artist, my Anastasia Beverly Hills make up kit helps in all of my fashion shoots to create the looks required from high end advertising agencies and commercial production companies.

To see more of my work please visit my portfolio page here: https://lucabuzas.com/porfolio-2/

To see the vesatile line of products from Anastasia Beverly Hills, visit their website here: http://www.anastasiabeverlyhills.com/