Face and bodypainting supplies and tools

NOTE: Please do not use anything on humans that is not tested for, and safe for skin. All of these paints listed are cosmetic grade paints, with the exception of a few by Kryolan that are for use on prosthetics.

Products that are listed as "Non-toxic" are NOT approved for cosmetic use. 

Further, if you plan to use a product in the eye or lip area, it should be specifically approved for use in that area. 

Acrylic paint is not safe for human skin. Please only use skin-safe paints and do your research.

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Photo by Keith Dixon Studios, models D'yon Holmes and Brenna McBroom.

I get a ton of questions about what kind of paint and tools I use for bodypainting. So this is written with the intent of answering those questions, and giving people some links and information they may find helpful, whether you're interested in face/bodypainting, or just have a special photo shoot or event.

I'm going to start with the water-soluble cake paints I use. These are activated with water and a paintbrush or sponge. They are one of the paints I use most commonly, as I tend to basecoat with them even when airbrushing. I use these for facepaint most often as well.

The cake paints are not waterproof though, so any underwater or high-stress painting conditions (heat/performance/humidity), these will not work for. 

Favorite water-soluble cake paints in my kit:

Cameleon Paints based out of Europe, and with a US distributor. These paints come in regular colors, UV reactive paints, and shimmering metallics. I love the consistency for both base coating and line work. The brilliant pigmentation never disappoints. They also make some split cakes that are indispensable for face painting work.

Other products I adore by Cameleon, include their foaming soap for removal of body paint. It's an incredibly gentle soap that really helps loosen bodypaint when the day is over.

The US site also carries great paints, glitters, and face/bodypainting products made by other companies. I have several of their brushes and they are wonderful, low-cost brushes to keep in your kit.

Mehron Paradise AQ paints, based out of NYC are a staple in most every face/bodypainting kit. Most of their regular line is a very creamy, smooth paint that dries to a matte finish. They do carry some beautiful metallics as well though. These paints are utterly reliable for the most smooth base coats. They also carry several split cakes that are larger. The coconut smell is a bonus!

Other products by Mehron that I adore...the metallic loose pigments, combined with their liquid mixing medium for the most skin-safe metallic paint ever. We used this product combo on Seth Avett for the Avett Brothers Halloween 2014 concert in Asheville NC, when he was dressed as the tin man from "Wizard of Oz". This paint holds up under adverse conditions, looks like metal, and is cosmetic grade. Makes great accents over other paints as well.

My favorite brushes by Mehron are the Mark Reid series, as well as his gel "Glittermark" adhesive glitters. The gold and silver in that line are fabulous.

They also make a product called "Detailz" that allow for very quick, easy dots and fine detail work. It's a felt tip wand, soaked in paint in a small take-along bottle, which allows for the best dots you've ever made in seconds.

Be sure to browse around the Paradise AQ products as they carry both individual cakes, as well as pre-made palettes and kits.

Other excellent brands include Diamond FX, Kryolan, and FAB. All of these paints and more, can be found at one of my favorite distributors, Silly Farm.

Silly Farm is run by some of the most helpful, kind humans, who are movers and shakers in the face/bodypaint world. They offer up some great tutorial videos, as well as more products than you can fathom. 

Their Paint Pal brushes are the bomb! I also purchase all of my disposable thongs and pasties through them (Monster pasties are the BEST) and can count on them to be super helpful when I have any questions or special requests.

They sell any and all sponges you would ever need for any project, as well as beautiful glitters!

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Moving on to airbrush products!

Airbrushing is one of the best tools/techniques for bodypainting in my opinion. What it creates in frustration over maintenance of tools/equipment, it makes up for in control and beauty.

I have a lot to learn about airbrushing, but here is what I personally use. I highly recommend spending time learning about different artists and techniques as I tend to be a bit of an outlier regarding the kind of brushes I use. Most artists who are really skilled at airbrush techniques use siphon feed brushes, I prefer gravity feed and I just can't make myself love the siphon feed, though they definitely have their uses.

All of my airbrushes for bodypainting at this point, are Iwata Eclipse gravity feed. I have eight of them, with a quick-release system attached so I can easily switch brushes with one hose attachment. My compressor is the Aspire Pro by Badger.

The main paint I use for airbrush is the Proaiir hybrid paint. I've tried others, but nothing compares to their durability, opacity, pigmentation, and color selection. They are a TN based company which makes me really happy, and they are the company who sponsored me at the Jantana International Bodypainting Revolution at the Arnold Classic in Columbus OH in 2018. 

They make several great products as well as airbrush systems and accessories. 

This is the paint used exclusively for our underwater work, including all of the Serenity project (for Metavivor Research and Support) paintings/underwater photo shoots.

This airbrush liquid can also be applied by hand, but give yourself time to adjust to the consistency and remember that you always clean waterproof/hybrid paints with 91 or 99% rubbing alcohol! No water!

Another product I will be able to highly recommend soon, is still in the pre-production phase and should be available later this year. It's a solvent activated cake paint, that is highly waterproof and made to be applied by hand. It holds up under adverse conditions beautifully. I've tested it in underwater conditions and it's infallible.

The waterproof cake paint created by artist Tiffany Beckler will be available at Body Color Cosmetics. I especially love the "Ren Yellow". ;)


That's a quick synopsis of products and tools I use....remember to experiment and try new things always. If you're looking for information about techniques, there are loads of videos out there and great support/videos/education at Faba TV.

Leave a comment if you have any questions, and happy painting!
 

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This ad by Proaiir features artist John Allen Poppleton (UV light/dolphin art) and my art (top right) on model Angela Rene Roberts, photographed by Keith Dixon Studios.

 

UV/Blacklight bodypaints


The important thing to know is that while there are UV reactive paints, there are not glow-in-the-dark paints that are safe for skin/cosmetic grade. People ask about these frequently, but I do not know of anything safe for human skin at this time. I recommend using fabric paint and painting bodysuits if these effect is needed.

Just keep in mind that glow-in-the-dark paints need to be charged up with bright lights for a period of time, and then  they will slowly lose their glow after that. They also look best in complete dark, which is not ideal for most performance/event uses. Color differentiations are very subtle as well, and the most common paint has a light green glow effect. 

In order to get the glow effect of a UV/blacklight paint, you will need UV/blacklights. Any regular lighting nearby will cut the effect, so surrounding the bodypaint with blacklight is your best option.

In regular light, some of these paints add a fluorescent accent, or bright pop of color, but you will only get the glow effect under blacklights. Many UV bodypaints look washed out or plain under regular light, but have a wonderful effect when lit properly.

My favorites include cake paints by Cameleon, Fab, Tag, and Kryolan. Many of these can be purchased at the Sillyfarm website linked above.

The airbrush paints I use are all by Proaiir. There's are the brightest/most intense under regular light, out of all the blacklight paints I've worked with.

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Serafina and the Black Cloak short film book trailers; behind the scenes

I have gathered these photos for the purpose of sharing with a 6th grade classroom this week. All photographs are by Destinee Blau Photography, other than a couple (which are labeled) by Keith Dixon Studios and 1, or 2 phone shots I took. 

They are in no particular order at this point in time and yes, there are more photos of me than there should be, strictly as the talk is about being the key makeup artist. I thoroughly enjoyed sharing these with students at Greeneville Middle School! They are some of the most dedicated fans EVER!

For those interested, the book trailers are Serafina and the Black Cloak, Serafina and the Twisted Staff, and Serafina and the Splintered Heart.

Produced by Bonesteel Films in Asheville NC.
Author Robert Beatty. 
Books published by Disney Hyperion.

   A pause during the shooting of the ballroom scene in "Serafina and the Splintered Heart". Actors from left; Camille Beatty playing the sorceress, Bode Lizarralde playing Braeden Vanderbilt, and Genevive Beatty playing Serafina.

A pause during the shooting of the ballroom scene in "Serafina and the Splintered Heart". Actors from left; Camille Beatty playing the sorceress, Bode Lizarralde playing Braeden Vanderbilt, and Genevive Beatty playing Serafina.

   From the set of "Serafina and the Splintered Heart", touching up actor Bode. 

From the set of "Serafina and the Splintered Heart", touching up actor Bode. 

   Actor Genevive, checking out a phone shot by publicist Scott Fowler on set.

Actor Genevive, checking out a phone shot by publicist Scott Fowler on set.

   Setting up a shot for "Serafina and the Splintered Heart". 

Setting up a shot for "Serafina and the Splintered Heart". 

   Close up of the face paint for the Sorceress on "Serafina and the Splintered Heart." I created this look entirely with Proaiir Hybrid paints.

Close up of the face paint for the Sorceress on "Serafina and the Splintered Heart." I created this look entirely with Proaiir Hybrid paints.

   Author Robert Beatty confers with his daughter about a shot during the ballroom scene of "Serafina and the Splintered Heart."

Author Robert Beatty confers with his daughter about a shot during the ballroom scene of "Serafina and the Splintered Heart."

   The face paint being applied on set.

The face paint being applied on set.

   Ballroom scene from "Serafina and the Twisted Staff"

Ballroom scene from "Serafina and the Twisted Staff"

   Ballroom scene from "Serafina and the Splintered Heart."

Ballroom scene from "Serafina and the Splintered Heart."

   Being goofy with director Paul Bonesteel, and actor Genevive Beatty during the filming of the first book trailer, "Serafina and the Black Cloak." Her hair ribbon was the bane of my existence during that film, as I could not get it to stay in place. 

Being goofy with director Paul Bonesteel, and actor Genevive Beatty during the filming of the first book trailer, "Serafina and the Black Cloak." Her hair ribbon was the bane of my existence during that film, as I could not get it to stay in place. 

   On the Biltmore Estate, during the filming of "Serafina and the Black Cloak."

On the Biltmore Estate, during the filming of "Serafina and the Black Cloak."

   The crew observing Genevive during the filming of the stairway scene, in Biltmore Estate during "Serafina and the Black Cloak."

The crew observing Genevive during the filming of the stairway scene, in Biltmore Estate during "Serafina and the Black Cloak."

   My cat girl! During the premiere party at the NC Arboretum to celebrate the release of the book trailer for "Serafina and the Twisted Staff."

My cat girl! During the premiere party at the NC Arboretum to celebrate the release of the book trailer for "Serafina and the Twisted Staff."

   Bryan Fowler of Fowler Films, working those camera angles!

Bryan Fowler of Fowler Films, working those camera angles!

   Actors Camille Beatty and Bode Lizarralde, during the filming of "Serafina and the Twisted Staff." The dog walked off, dragging Bode behind him more than once!

Actors Camille Beatty and Bode Lizarralde, during the filming of "Serafina and the Twisted Staff." The dog walked off, dragging Bode behind him more than once!

   My tools remain the same, but the makeup studio changes moment by moment when on a film set. One must always be prepared for anything! Portability and flexibility are a must.

My tools remain the same, but the makeup studio changes moment by moment when on a film set. One must always be prepared for anything! Portability and flexibility are a must.

   Last minute touch-ups before putting the wig back on actor Genevive Beatty during the filming of "Serafina and the Twisted Staff."

Last minute touch-ups before putting the wig back on actor Genevive Beatty during the filming of "Serafina and the Twisted Staff."

   A Luna Moth? Nope, that was added post production. Chris Durfee does his best to stand in for a moth, along with some help from a light.

A Luna Moth? Nope, that was added post production. Chris Durfee does his best to stand in for a moth, along with some help from a light.

   The crew waits patiently, while I try to get tears streaming down Genevive/Serafina's face for a scene in "Serafina and the Twisted Staff."

The crew waits patiently, while I try to get tears streaming down Genevive/Serafina's face for a scene in "Serafina and the Twisted Staff."

   Serafina nervously watches the massive flock of birds, not flying overhead. Also a post production effect in this case during the filming of "Serafina and the Twisted Staff."

Serafina nervously watches the massive flock of birds, not flying overhead. Also a post production effect in this case during the filming of "Serafina and the Twisted Staff."

   Last minute touch-ups and a quick chat with director Paul Bonesteel of Bonesteel Films, producer of all three book trailers.

Last minute touch-ups and a quick chat with director Paul Bonesteel of Bonesteel Films, producer of all three book trailers.

   Instructions for Camille, from director Paul Bonesteel, during the filming of "Serafina and the Twisted Staff."

Instructions for Camille, from director Paul Bonesteel, during the filming of "Serafina and the Twisted Staff."

    Assistant Patti Peters helps out for a bit during the filming of "Serafina and the Twisted Staff." 

 Assistant Patti Peters helps out for a bit during the filming of "Serafina and the Twisted Staff." 

   Director Paul Bonesteel, and best-selling author Robert Beatty, having a chat during playback.

Director Paul Bonesteel, and best-selling author Robert Beatty, having a chat during playback.

   Genevive patiently getting hair and makeup for a scene during "Serafina and the Twisted Staff."

Genevive patiently getting hair and makeup for a scene during "Serafina and the Twisted Staff."

   Patti Peters and myself during the Premiere party for "Serafina and the Twisted Staff." Jennifer and Robert Beatty in background with their youngest.

Patti Peters and myself during the Premiere party for "Serafina and the Twisted Staff." Jennifer and Robert Beatty in background with their youngest.

   First scene, from the first day of filming, from the very first book trailer. None of us had any idea what would happen with "Serafina and the Black Cloak." What an amazing journey it's been!

First scene, from the first day of filming, from the very first book trailer. None of us had any idea what would happen with "Serafina and the Black Cloak." What an amazing journey it's been!

Hamilton/Wilkes wedding

Hamilton/Wilkes wedding in the Bahamas!

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Taylor and Bo are from the Tri-cities region and took us along to work at their wedding. It was an amazing destination wedding at The Atlantis on Paradise Island, and I'm honored to have been Taylor's makeup artist. 

She's been a client for several years now, and it was so much fun to be there for her special day. I created this "Bahamian Sunset" look for rehearsal night.  It consisted of orange/peachy/warm hues, set off by turquoise under-eye liner.

Wedding day we focused on smokey gold/beige/browns for a classic look on the eye, and a pop of color on the lip with a bright island hot pink. 

The entire weekend was so beautiful and perfect. You couldn't ask for a more stunning location or fun group of people.

I went from makeup artist to photography assistant, with Keith Dixon Studios who captured the entire weekend with lovely candid and expressive photos. Be sure to check out his stunning work below, as well as more of his photographic art at his website. Sure, I'm biased! I did marry the guy after all. ;)

One thing that took my breathe away last weekend, were the Junkanoo dancers. You can't stop smiling as they dance and play their instruments, but even moreso, it made me tear-up at the raw Bahamian authenticity and unbridled expressiveness. Absolutely an experience I would recommend for anyone! 

Also, if anyone is looking to do a destination wedding in the Bahamas, the first person you should contact is Marva Munroe, founder of Chic Bahamas weddings, who is the maven of wedding planning. She's the best combination of gentle and fiercely focused. Your second call should be to us, for your glamour and photographic needs of course! ;)

Congratulations to Taylor and Bo! I'm so happy for both of you and it was an absolute pleasure to work with you on your special day.

We look forward to another visit to the islands soon, if the stars align!

Here are a few images of their magical island weekend;

 

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Winter classes

I'll be hosting some fantastic opportunities for learning new makeup skills in February!

Here is what's coming your way, as well as a Basic Eye Technique class for 25.00 on February 12th from 6-7;30pm at the studio.

Class information can be found in the "Events" section on the Faces by Ren page on Facebook, and registration/payment can be made on Square. 

Busy season is just around the corner, leaving me little time for teaching. I hope you can take advantage of the winter classes!

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Fall Newsletter

I truly intended to do a newsletter monthly, but life has been incredibly busy and fulfilling with very little time to sit and catch up.

Seasonal may have to do for now! 

Fall class schedule

I have an awesome series for all you hard-working people! This is a fun, easy-going, basics series with the busy human in mind. It's also easy on your budget.

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Monday night makeup; just the basics, none of the fuss. These will run for seven weeks, starting on November 6th. 25.00 per class, or 145.00 for the entire series! That's a savings of 30.00 if you do all 7 weeks. One filled-up hour, with time for questions and shopping after class. 6:00pm-7:00pm

These are focused, packed with information and demonstration so you can get the most in a short time. It's one hour with no rush, no fuss! The focus is on learning and fun.

Every class is a wonderful stand-alone but is laid out in a manner to build upon the previous class if attendees wish to layer their learning.

Because the classes are wrapped all around the holidays, it's a great chance to come play, shop, and learn all at once! 

Sign up for individual classes in the FbR online shop; (scroll to bottom of page where "class registrations" are listed and choose your date/dates) or email me at facesbyren@gmail.com to take advantage of the 7-week inclusive price;  Faces by Ren online shop

Note; all classes are individually listed in events on the Faces by Ren Facebook business page.

November 6th;  The foundation before foundation; Glowing skin and how to prep-your-face. Makeup only goes on as well as you've prepped. Do you really need that expensive primer? What steps are important and what can we let go? Reveal it or cover it? Let's talk about the most important foundation of makeup...your SKIN. 

November 13th; Build a solid foundation; What is the difference between concealer and foundation? Is flawless the goal or full coverage? These mysteries and more will be covered (get it?) in this fun and informational class. More is not always better unless we are talking chocolate. So let's explore what flawless means to you and how to achieve a clean, smooth face that is ready to face the challenges of the day.

November 20th; Highlight/contour for the non-Instagram celebrity. I know, I know...we've all seen the videos where they contour and highlight as if they're getting ready for a theater production. That's all good and fun, but you don't have time for that nonsense. How about some subtle, every-day techniques that anyone can add to their routine in minutes? It's fun and you'll knew where the glow goes.

November 27th; It's not-so-basic; Basic eyeshadow techniques and how to adjust your routine to your lifestyle. Looking your best has never been more straightforward. A few brushes and a bit of information can take the intimidation of eyeshadow away. It's easy-peasy.

December 4th; Eyeliner techniques; There are pencils, gel, liquid, and there are even eyeshadows for this as well! Let's look at a variety of ways to line the eyes including the tricksy ways that don't look like eyeliner. A different technique for different personal styles, moods, or events.

December 11th; Beat your brow;  You know you want to beat them some days! I don't mean bold, I mean brows have a mind of their own right? How can the average fabulous human get some control and fill without looking like they belong to someone else? Again, it's all about personal style and most people just want to tame those bad boys. Simple, clean techniques and products that will have you smiling about how cooperative your brows are behaving. 

December 18th; False lash application; The beasty of all beasties! We love them and we hate them. False lashes are one of the most glamorous effects for photo shoots and special events but most people struggle with application on their own eyes. This is one thing you will want to practice regularly, but I'm here to start you out on the right lash. ;) With proper information and practice, you'll have those fabulous lashes you need for just the right occasion. I highly recommend taking this class with a friend so you can help each other later! 

The Serenity Project in NYC!

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On October 21st we were in NYC for the Opening reception of the Serenity Project. All 16 participants had their selected underwater bodypainting printed on glass and hung for one night only at Venue57. 

It was a beautiful night from so many vantage points. Seeing 10 of the 16 participants and their reaction to both the calendar and the art was magic. Being in uptown NYC with a 9th floor view wasn't so bad either.

Metavivor president and MBC patient Beth Fairchild put the entire event together with a posse of volunteers who poured their heart and soul into this. 

You can keep up with the project, watch the interview videos, and see new images as they are launched each month over at the MBC Info. Center website.

All funds raised through the project benefit Metavivor Research and Support.

You can purchase a calendar featuring an underwater photograph of each participant, and all 35.00 will go directly to metastatic research. Check out the calendars in the Metavivor shop.

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Living Art America; the North American Bodypainting Championships

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         Above image of model Brittney Isphording by Photographer Bonnie Austin Stanley

In Mid-October we were once again in Greensboro NC for the most prestigious bodypainting championship in all of North America. 

I was fortunate to have Tiffany Beckler as my assistant this year, and in spite of not being well prepared, we managed a 5th place in the pro category!

The overall theme was "Heal the Body, Heal the World". Tiffany suggested that we paint the Serenity Project on our model and once it was suggested, I couldn't let that idea go. It was brilliant!

We painted some of the underwater images on the model, and in homage to the two women who died from MBC for both Keith and myself, we painted portraits of them as well. My Mum (Cheryl Bidwell) and Keith's former wife (Serenity Dixon, for whom the project is named) both died from MBC and are the reason we have such a deep connection to this work. 

Competition is mostly about connecting with my big, messy, beautiful bodypainting family. It's always humbling to be there and to have such opportunities nearby.

Once again, model Brittney Isphording wore the art like a true champion and some of the flowers which were part of the design, were in honor of her Grandmother who is a breast cancer survivor. 
 

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Model Brittney Isphording
Assistant Tiffany Beckler
Photographer Keith Dixon Studios

Travel brush sets and other holiday yum

Just a quick reminder that the travel sets are available this time of year and I'll be placing orders as interest dictates. Please be sure to contact me right away if you'd like to reserve a set before holiday season gets crazy. 

These are professional level brushes that are in a compact, easy-to-carry size. Just as soft and durable as the full size Serenity + Scott brushes. 60.00 per set, including travel bag.

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Another great gift idea are the Mountains to Sea skin care baskets, complete with Anti-aging face lotion, Sea salt scrub, Calendula healing stick, and Rosemary body lotion. All of these luscious products are nestled in a wood box at the affordable price of 75.00

Hand crafted. Small batch. Sustainably sourced and preservative free.

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Last, but certainly not least is one of my favorite gift ideas; the Serenity + Scott eyeshadow palettes. Nine richly pigmented eyeshadows nestled in a custom palette. 

I especially enjoy building color sets for people using a bit of information about the preferences of the person receiving them. From natural to bold, let me customize a palette for you! Paraben, gluten, cruelty free beauty for 80.00 per 9-shadow palette. Custom 3-shadow palettes are 30.00 and all are re-fillable for 8.00 per eyeshadow.

Customized gifts. Personal service. Beautiful local products. Glamour for everyone. I'm brewing the tea now.....

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Studio events

November and December First Fridays; 6-9pm

Explore downtown. Create memories.  Stay out late. 

Downtown is always a great time on First Fridays! November 3rd will include a block party over by the new Blowtique store. Chili cook-off at 6:30pm on Main Street with a DJ, classic car show, and 5.00 unlimited tastings! Faces by Ren will be open from 6-9pm with hot drinks and hugs for anyone willing to get out on a fall evening.

December First Friday is a full blow out party here! See below for details.

Keep up with all downtown JC First Friday events on their Facebook page.

Small Business Saturday; November 25th 9am-8pm

Downtown Johnson City is the place to be for local, personal, and unique shopping experiences! We are celebrating Small Business Saturday with the rest of our downtown merchants. Stop by for a hot drink, personalized shopping, and even eye touch-ups for 25.00. 

I'll be gift wrapping any purchases made that day as well! Enjoy the less stressful environment that local businesses offer. Local food, local gifts, and local atmosphere all within walking distance.

Oh, and did I mention chocolate? Oops...silly me. The BEST part about Small Business Saturday is that several merchants will have chocolate on hand that day. You could do a whole chocolate stroll. 

This is the big decision I need to make soon...what kind of chocolate, and how much? Hmmmmm....

December 1st; Studio celebration for 6-year anniversary and Wizard Cat Merlin calendar launch party!

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Yes, it's been six years since Keith Dixon Studios and Faces by Ren officially opened a brick and mortar space in the Tri-cities. Those six years have been filled with grand adventures, growth, and challenges. To show our gratitude, we are celebrating!

Both studios will be open from 12pm-9pm on Friday December 1st; Open House at both 310 and 308 South Roan in Johnson City. Drinks and refreshments, our latest art collaborations on display including images from the Serenity Project, Merlin the wonder-wizard on site, Merlin calendar launch (be the first to get your limited edition handmade caldendar for 2017!), product demonstrations, live bodypainting demonstration from 3-6pm, model on site from 6-8pm down at Tipton Art Gallery for the "Warhol, Body Art, and Yoga" art show, as well as studio door prizes! 

We can't wait to see you. Deep gratitude for being along for the journey whether you're new to our services or you've watched the whole crazy thing unfold. We appreciate each of you beautiful humans so much.

Airbrush makeup class

Flawless, lightweight, AND longwearing? You betcha! That's the beauty of airbrush.

This is the class you've been waiting for!!

Learn the ins and outs of airbrush makeup and how to use an airbrush system.

From foundation application, to maintenance of the system and how to make this work for home use, get the basics down and feel confident in a brand new skill that will set your makeup apart and let you shine! Not that t-zone sort of shine either....you know, that brilliant, bold, I've-got-the-world-by-the-tail kind of shine. ;)

This class is focused on anyone who has never used an airbrush system and is thinking about purchasing one for home use or to add this as a service for clients, though I will definitely be sharing advice and tips for those who have used an airbrush system and feel they can improve.

This is the most lightweight, flawless and long wearing foundation you'll find.

You will need to own and airbrush system or be willing to invest in one. I recommend Dinair systems for at-home or beginning-to-airbrush use. If you're looking for a more advanced system that can grow with your skills, the Neo airbrush and Neo 3-speed mini-compressor by Iwata are perfect.

Please contact me if you'd like advice about purchasing a system. facesbyren@gmail.com

I have a limited number of airbrush systems available for this class if you're not sure about purchasing a system before class. Please indicate whether you will need a loaner system and I will reserve one on a first-come-first-serve basis. 

Class is 125.00 per person.

This class is offered on a limited basis. Please check the events section on the FB page or here at the blog for class listings as they come available. 

Customized classes and dates available with a minimum of 5 students.

*Photo by Keith Dixon Studios, model Mellisa Oh