Puffy Eyes Be Gone

If you find yourself waking up with bags under your eyes each day, you don’t have to suffer! Here are our top 10 tips to dealing with puffy eyes. Read More

Student Profile: Tina Billiau

Tina Billiau, 43, Certificate III in Hairdressing.

After moving from Germany in 2008 to raise her kids in Australia, Tina is finally pursuing her passion for hair. Through her passion and commitment, she is currently studying part time at the College, raising two children and has also landed the ultimate work experience in the world renowned hair artist, Franck Provost’s salon in Sydney CBD. This year, Tina has been nominated for the Schwarzkopf Professional Hair Expo award for Student of the Year. Read More

Four Weird Backstage MUA Tricks

Make-up Artists are a creative bunch – not just in their work but the methods they use to get there. Ask any successful make-up artist and they’ll tell you the importance of being resourceful. You should always be able to make do with what you find around you, and it’s because of this that we’ve seen some brilliant effects and genius hacks emerge from the backstage of a fashion show. Not everything has to be used as you once thought! Read More

Stripping Is The New Strobing

There’s a new makeup trend on the block and we are all about it! While we still adore a flawless contour, and we just managed to master strobing, our eyes are now set on ‘stripping’. Read More

Top Highlighters and Bronzers

Here at TACB, we’re make-up nuts. So we pride ourselves on being on top of the latest and greatest products on the market and we have no qualms in admitting that we have a ‘glow addiction’. We can’t get enough of any product that will add warmth, radiance and complexion perfection in the morning so we thought we’d share our favourite products with you! Read More

Colour Correcting

Colour correcting is this season’s hottest trend and your answer to a perfect complexion!

Designed to cover blemishes, neutralise skin tone and balance out discolouration, colour correcting products come in a range of different formulas and colours to suit your skin tone and type.

Below I have put together a simple guide to help you on your way to correction perfection! Read More

To Squeeze Or Not To Squeeze

We’ve all been there; crawling out of bed in the morning and looking in the mirror only to find the mother of all pimples staring back at you.

In that single moment it feels as though the ground might as well swallow you up then and there and save you from having to show your face to the world. Without thinking, you go straight in and begin to squeeze in an effort to get rid of the damn thing. It’s only when you step back to look at your work that the full damage comes to light and you regret ever touching.

Yep, we all fall for it and we all, nearly always, regret it.

When it comes to blemishes, the question is this: to squeeze or not to squeeze? Read More

7 Hair Rules To Break

There are so many do’s and don’ts out there that something as simple as our haircare can get mighty confusing at times! Here are some rules that are made to be broken. Read More

How I Came To Study Make-up Artistry

“Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.”

– Thomas Merton

 

For as long as I can recall I have always had a passion for all forms of artistic expression. Be it painting, dancing, writing, or music – from a young age I was drawn to anything that allowed me to express myself in ways that words would limit. Art encourages you to see the world around you with open eyes and, with that, I find myself constantly inspired. Read More

Student Profile: Brittany Antonio

After finishing school on the Central Coast of NSW, everyone expected Brittany to follow an academic path, but she had other plans! Now she owns a thriving freelance make-up business and is building a fast growing Instagram following. We had the pleasure of talking to her about all things business, study and where to from here! Read More