Makeup Artists, Theatrical and Performance

Makeup Artists, Theatrical and Performance

Apply makeup to performers to reflect period, setting, and situation of their role.

Key Competencies * Attention to Detail * Dependability * Self Control * Stress Tolerance * Cooperation * Adaptability/Flexibility * Concern for Others * Initiative * Persistence * Integrity

Representative Tasks * Select desired makeup shades from stock, or mix oil, grease, and coloring to achieve specific color effects. * Cleanse and tone the skin to prepare it for makeup application. * Alter or maintain makeup during productions as necessary to compensate for lighting changes or to achieve continuity of effect.



Job Family Personal Care and Service

Sample Job Titles Beauty Therapist, Body Make-Up Artist, Commercial Makeup Artist, Hair and Makeup Designer, Makeup Artist, Makeup Technician, Makeup Worker, Prosthetic Makeup Designer, Special Effects Designer, Special Effects Makeup Artist, Special Effects Technician, Special Makeup Effects Artist.