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A brand new star has emerged, and he’s altering the sport together with his awe-inspiring magnificence appears. Superstar make-up artist Scott Osbourne is well-known for infusing his distinctive and distinctive contact into each leading edge look he creates. In consequence, he has change into the go-to make-up artist for a lot of of our favourite It ladies, together with Keke Palmer, Saweetie, and Coi LeRay.

Scott started honing his craft at an early age, doing his pal’s make-up whereas he was nonetheless in grade faculty. The Maryland native quickly gained a gradual circulation of shoppers and finally went on to work for MAC cosmetics earlier than touchdown a serious gig because the make-up artist for rapper Rico Nasty. Since then, Scott has taken the business by storm, crafting modern magnificence appears for most of the high names in vogue and leisure.

Scott spent a lot of his early days as a make-up artist working backstage magnificence for Style Week, and it’s a artistic outlet that he nonetheless enjoys to this present day. The truth is, the sweetness maestro is recent off of a extremely coveted stint working behind the scenes as a make-up artist for Rihanna’s Savage x Fenty Vol. 2 vogue present, which is now streaming on Amazon Prime Video. 

“Working with Savage x Fenty was tremendous superb and a lot enjoyable! All the pieces about it felt thrilling, recent, and new. Priscilla Ono and fellow International Make-up Artist for Fenty Magnificence, Hector Espinal, imagined the appears for the staff of make-up artists to execute. The appears have been made utilizing all Fenty Magnificence merchandise, which I’m a serious die-hard fan of,” Scott says about his expertise engaged on this iconic vogue present.

“Considered one of my private faves from that night was a glance from the ‘Backyard’ scene I created on Nadia Lee. The lashes have been custom-made. The flower petals have been positioned onto a lash strip to provide off that flower-child vibe. Total it was sultry but avant-garde, and I like it once I can carry these worlds collectively.” 

Makeup Artist Scott Osbourrne
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As knowledgeable make-up artist, it’s no secret that Scott and lots of different magnificence artists have needed to regulate to the brand new regular of working beneath the strict situations that at the moment are enforced on units as a result of COVID-19 pandemic. In spite of everything, staying protected and serving to to forestall the unfold of the corona is now a high precedence for a lot of artists and glam employees within the magnificence and vogue industries. 

“Due to COVID, I’ve been taking far more precautions and have been particularly cautious and meticulously hygienic,” Scott shares, and he gave us a few of his sage ideas for the way make-up artists can apply protecting security measures whereas doing make-up at residence or on a set. 

“I now do an intensive shampoo on my make-up brushes 3 times per week, together with cleansing them with 99% alcohol and Cinema Secrets and techniques Brush Cleaner to sanitize them,” Scott shares. He notes that cross-contamination is a serious concern for make-up artists. So, “use a palette to put all of your lotions and liquids, and work off of that. When utilizing powders, clear your powders with a serviette after use. Maintain a container of sanitizer wipers to make use of so you may wipe your fingers whereas working. Additionally, when utilizing lipsticks and lip glosses, use a spatula to scrape your lipstick and work off of the spatula,” the sweetness knowledgeable advises.

Along with working towards security within the age of COVID-19, many magnificence fanatics are additionally in search of easy methods to arrange their pores and skin for the upcoming cooler climate to allow them to showcase fabulous make-up appears with out fear. We requested Scott for his experience on how you can seamlessly regulate to the brand new season.

“When fall rolls round, we are likely to get dry and flaky, and it will get colder outdoors. So listed here are a number of of my high magnificence ideas for the autumn season,” he says. “Use a thick moisturizer; it should assist your pores and skin to carry and retain moisture. Use a humidifier at residence. It helps enhance hydration within the pores and skin. Change your basis. The seasons are altering, so your pores and skin tone will start to alter. Situation the lips and hold them supple. Because it’s colder out, the lips are extra vulnerable to dry up and get flaky. Use a nonpetroleum for the very best end result.”

Sustain with Scott @TheScottEdit on Instagram, and be looking out for a few of his thrilling future endeavors.