Creating a drug addict

One of the most interesting makeup looks I have had to design was a drug addict for an addiction awareness art installation event. Designing each scar and tear was challenging but latex is always fun. Some photos of the experience… Model: Jenna Echakowitz Make up and styling: Natalia Blumenthal xxx   Advertisements

West Side Story- 1 Feb 2017

Hi everyone, Last night I had the absolute privilege of attending the official opening night of the South African version of West Side Story. This musical has already completed a successful run in Cape Town and now it is finally Jozi’s chance to witness this master piece. However, I feel, that in order to truly…

Accidents Happen

While putting together my portfolio the last few weeks, I completed a section on SFX makeup. The concept was all about abuse. Abuse of one’s self, abuse from another, abuse of a substance. -No one was hurt in the process. All injuries you see are completely created by me and my makeup kit- Models: Cassi Gewer,…


Models: Cassi Gewer, Jenna Echakowitz and Clarissa Taljaard Makeup & Styling: Natalia Blumenthal Photo credits: Jenna Echakowitz & Natalia Blumenthal