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Stage Makeup: The Actor's Complete Step-by-Step Guide to Today's Techniques and Materials


This up-to-date, full-color makeup manual is designed to lie open on the makeup table right as a guide for student, amateur, or professional performers.

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This up-to-date, full-color makeup manual is designed to lie open on the makeup table right as a guide for student, amateur, or professional performers.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780823088393
  • Publisher: Ten Speed Press
  • Publication date: 4/28/1999
  • Pages: 159
  • Sales rank: 273,043
  • Product dimensions: 8.45 (w) x 11.24 (h) x 0.53 (d)

Table of Contents

Prologue: Your Role 8
Introduction 9
1 Getting to Know Your Face 10
2 Your Face Shape Schematic 14
3 Supplies and "Picture Morgue" Reference File 18
4 Applying Foundation and Caring for your Skin 26
5 Highlighting and Shadowing 30
6 Corrective Makeup 40
7 Age Makeup 48
8 Facial Stoutness and Slimness 66
9 Wounds, Scars, and Burns 74
10 Period Makeup 80
11 Stylization 94
12 Fantasy Makeup 114
13 Gender Reversal 124
14 Facial Hair, Hairpieces, and Wigs 132
15 Making a Life Mask 146
Color Mixing Chart, Foundation 152
Color Mixing Chart, Cream Liners 154
Suppliers 156
Recommended Reading 157
Index 158
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