February 12, 2021

9 Valentine's Day Gift Ideas

Valentine's Day is on the horizon! It’s time to WOW your special someone. Or treat your bestie to a “Galentines” gift! Orrrrr, just remind someone you care about just how much you care about them. Here are 9 Valentine's Day gift ideas.  Sweet, simple and guaranteed to please.    ...

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February 4, 2021

Black History Month, Important Now and Always

February has arrived. We have officially conquered one month of 2021... but more importantly, we welcome Black History Month with open arms.  We honor Black History EVERY DAY at Chic Studios, not just one month. Black History Month is an annual observance where it is also known as African-American History...

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January 25, 2021

5 SOCIAL MEDIA MUST KNOWs & DO's

  Did you ever think that social media in the beauty industry would boom into a $532 billion industry? With so many niche markets, social media is an essential tool to help propel your skills as a professional makeup artist. Not only is it the best way to showcase your...

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January 18, 2021

5 Resolutions for 2021!

  Remove friendships that don’t lift you up & remove doubt!  Get those zzzz’s (sleep is key) Hydrate! (drink water) Read those books! Find passion in your career and through education!   Maybe you feel flustered. You know you want to IMPROVE, but you don’t know what to write down...

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December 1, 2020

Color Theory for the Modern Makeup Artist

Mastering the use of color will enhance your skills as a beauty queen. Color allows us to express ourselves and explore the world of beauty!     Imagine for a minute your life without colors. It must be dull and boring even in the imagination. Color plays a vital role...

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November 27, 2020

November's 7 Favourite Beauty Products!

In a world of endless beauty and makeup products to choose from, it’s hard to know what is worth your dollar. That’s why we ask the experts!     Every month, Chic Studio’s artists collaborate to talk about their favorite products. We narrowed our November favorites to 7 must-have products,...

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November 18, 2020

GET INSPIRED! 7 career paths you can follow after graduating from Makeup School

What are you going to do when you graduate from Chic Studios? Gain insight into 7 of the most viable career paths you could pursue as a Pro Makeup Artist! At Chic, we are committed to giving you the skills and confidence needed to secure employment after graduation. We know...

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March 15, 2020

Chic Studios: 2009 to Current

Meet Amy, Nicole.     FOUNDER + CREATIVE DIRECTOR Entrepreneur International Makeup Artist   Fun Facts About Amy   Favorite place to travel (I don’t think I have been there yet!) but, secondary, Barcelona + NYC for a tie   I have two dogs, Dolly + Winston Churchill   I...

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December 21, 2019

3 Beauty Brands We LOVE

  Here are 3 incredible beauty brands that we love and some fun facts that make them so amazing!   Image from: instagram.com/billiondollarbrows www.billiondollarbrows.com   Billion Dollar Brows 1. One of the first and only brands to be brow centric. 2. Develop products that deliver innovation and offer a simple...

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November 22, 2019

5 Makeup Artists to Follow on Instagram

  Nikki Wolff @nikki_makeup https://www.instagram.com/nikki_makeup/?hl=en  1M followers (and counting) She is first and foremost indeed a skin queen. International make-up artist and your go-to make-up guru when it comes to flawless make-up. Agency represented, Beauty Expert and Columnist @glamourUK     Ryan Burke @ryburk 179k  https://www.instagram.com/ryburk/?hl=en 182 K Followers Specializing...

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