What’s wrong with the picture above?
Have you ever been shown how to apply makeup in a makeup consultation or lesson in a department store, MAC counter, chemist, makeup party or boutique?
If so, how confident are you at applying your makeup now? If your answer is ‘not very’, you could still be confused because of problems associated with most makeup ‘consultations’.
In most makeup consultations:
Plus you might experience a ‘hard-sell’ (they are salespeople after all) where you feel pressured into buying the products used, but you’re still not equipped with the WHY behind what works for you or the experience to be able to replicate the look again yourself – even if you buy the products.
Even if it’s a free consultation, it’s still a waste of time and energy if the advice you receive is based on product sales and not your true needs, budget, personal style, lifestyle, priorities etc.
So, how can you avoid a disappointing makeup consultation?
Firstly check ‘behind the scenes’ of the person or brand offering the lesson and ask yourself these questions:
For the last 10 years Lillybeth Melmoth has been giving women of all ages ‘a beautiful education’ around makeup. She believes a ‘real’ makeup consultation should offer many beautiful, energy and time-saving benefits.
So what does an effective makeup consultation look like?
When a lesson is done right, afterwards you’ll:
If you are interested in finding out more Lillybeth is holding a workshop hosted by the Chamber on Friday 27th July. Click here to find out more and register.