The business of being a makeup artist.


The Ultimate Guide to starting a business as a PROFESSIONAL Makeup Artist.


Michelle Dubé is a leading Australian makeup artist, working in both fashion and advertising. Her work has appeared in many magazines, including Laud, Italian Vogue and Stell Magazine. Her passion for makeup has led her to help new artists build their own businesses to sustain long lasting and successful careers. She has now published her first book; Makeup Artists Inc. This definitive guide will help any aspiring makeup artist to reach their full professional potential.

Here you can discover many useful resources as a budding professional makeup artist. You can buy the book in digital format (printed format coming soon!) as well as download professional makeup artist contract drafts to help you get the most out of your bookings and avoid nasty experiences as you grow your business. You can also sign up to our Newsletter for news and special deals.


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I wanted to write a manual for new artists to use that covers the basic questions about life after Makeup School.  How do you actually get work and build a career as a makeup artist?
— Michelle Dubé, Makeup Artist & Author
An essential how-to guide for all makeup artists wanting to build a successful career.  It’s a bible for the makeup industry.
— Libby-Jane Charleston, Huffington Post
Makeup Artists Inc. will guide you through the steps to building your successful business as a Makeup Artist.
— Camila Carmody, Art Director
Just about every day I get asked about how to become a makeup artist. I am shocked and disappointed that most makeup college students don’t end up becoming makeup artists.
— Michelle Dubé, Makeup Artist & Author