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Makeup 101 - Learn the Basics

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If you DO follow Moden on Instagram: @ModenMakeup you would have seen I uploaded photos yesterday (Sunday) of me in a class. Raise your hand if you know Akeem?? One of THE most talented artists I have seen locally to date. He is also a very kind, sweet person who loves what he does and it shows!

The tutor and Shanece, my friend and a Moden Maven, showing her how to blend her shadow perfectly.

My turn!! He is so gentle!! 

I smudged my liner, but the attempt was real!

Oh yea! Giveaways!! I got a Feline Pencil, Concealer and a gel liner!!
So I first met Akeem backstage at BB Fashion Week 2012. I'd heard of his work but until then had only interacted with him briefly. Cut to November of 2013 and I was in love. He has a genuine spirit, loves to laugh and we share a love of alllll things makeup.

I decided to take his class. You take nothing but a mirror. And you get STELLAR training with allllll the equipment and makeup you could think of. If you ever wanted someone over your shoulder pointing you in the right direction for your specific eye shape, face shape, wanted to learn how to perfect the eyebrow game that everybody and their mama is on; then this is the class for you.

It's only our second week, and people have been commenting on my brows a helluva lot more than they were before. The beauty of this class is that he benefits from the professional training he has received, and he also does a lot of research (told you we were alike).

He is a perfectionist, and honey, we redid our eyebrows THREE (3) times on the first session.

The Why: I am taking his course because I believe my artistry MUST improve. I love makeup, I love learning, I love changing the game, but I also know the value of learning from others. To up my game, I need training from many different avenues. Proud to say his class is where I start.

So many of you may balk, but I guarantee you after the five weeks? Sooooo worth it. Believe me.

Here are the details in full:

Learn how to apply your makeup easily and flawlessly with FACES.

This is not an MUA class, it is designed for persons interested in applying their own makeup.

IF you have a basic knowledge of makeup application, this is for you. If not, get on the Youtube and learn summn.

Cost: $650.00 (50% due at registration)
Venue: TBC by host.
Duration: 5 weeks (Sunday Afternoons)
What you will learn: Brow Technique, Strip Eyelash Application, Eyeshadow Application, Face, Lips, Highlight & Contour and more!

To contact Faces: 834-3017

Have a great week everyone!

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