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Fast 5 with Shannon James Julian Williams

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Fast 5 with Shannon James Julian Williams

Fast Five with Shannon Williams     It seems like hair visionary Shannon Williams came almost out of nowhere to make his mark on the creative world. With his ability to effortlessly create pure hair art, ranging from gravity defying hairstyles to seamless polished looks and everything in between, this industry trail blazer is carving his way through not only the Brisbane editorial scene, but also on an international creative level. Whether shooting from rooftops in New York or working locally in Brisbane, Shannon puts 110% passion into all his jobs. We sat down recently with this sassy and sweet...

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6 Unmissable Beauty Hacks

Words by Samara Nilsson We’re sure you have heard it all before, those beauty tips that seem okay, but when you take the plunge and actually try them are total duds, like that red lipstick concealer crap or contouring with a damned spoon.  Here at Makeup Weapons we understand how much white noise there is on the internet, so we asked professional makeup artists for their favourite beauty hacks and have come up with this list of practical beauty tips, that are tested and tried and actually work! 1. Use Coconut Oil to remove eye makeupIt is no secret that...

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Fast 5 with Becca Gilmartin

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Fast 5 with Becca Gilmartin

Becca Gilmartin is a Makeup and Body Artist working between Australia and the US, her work has been showcased on celebrities such as Kimbra, Dannii Minogue, Tara Moss, and Angus Stone. Becca is also the Beauty Editor of LAUD Magazine and took the title of ABIA's 2014 'Makeup Artist of the Year'. Makeup Weapons sits down with Becca to learn a little more about her body of work and her plans for the future. Your body of work is amazing and you have worked on some insanely cool projects in insanely cool places, please tell us about a time (or...

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2016 Beauty Trends as Forecasted by Makeup Weapons

Written by Samara Nilsson   Here at Makeup Weapons we are not the ‘New Year new me’ types, however we have made some careful observations of the evolution of some of 2015’s biggest trends. Let us start saying that this article is not to shame 2015, 2015 was a fantastic time in the beauty world! Like the proverbial caveman, the makeup world is swiftly evolving, meaning we can let go of some of these techniques and embrace new styles. Also, Instagram has a lot to answer for. Could 2016 see the death of Instagram trends? We damn well hope so. Ta-ta...

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Brush Care 101!

Brush Care 101!

Follow our simple video guide to learn the best way to clean your Makeup Weapons.

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