Wednesday, January 4, 2012

The Skull With The Blonde Afro:

      Recently I was asked by local photographer, Maggie, to pose as well as do my own hair and makeup for an upcoming shoot. In addition, I also asked local caricature artist, Shahin Gutierrez, to collaborate with me to create this "Dia De Los Muertos" inspired look. I was really happy with the journey of how my face turned out and thought you guys might be interested in seeing the transformation as well! 

These Boots No 7 wipes helped out immensely when it came time to take all the product off of my face:

      Left the blue eyeliner on from the shoot, other than that, NO makeup on! (Everyone loves to make fun of girls with no makeup on, I do it too!)

Shahin, local artist who also finds time to help his girlfriend do her makeup ! Thank you SO very much:

      The actual shoot was so much fun too! Parrots, bugs, and lots of pups were present on scene. I hope to share some more photos with you all very soon!



  1. Marvelous, love the day of the dead face..awesome!! Very cool, makes me want my face painted now :))) Have a sweet day doll - am following ;-) xx

  2. What a fun opportunity! Awesome artistic shots - you look beautiful!!!


  3. Wow, this looks so impressive! Amazing transformation!

    xx Ivana

    Stop by sometimes :)
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  4. Wow, that looks amazing! So fun!

  5. This is so cool! Your makeup is so good! Good job Shahin! I can't wait to see the final pictures.


  6. Love how you detailed the steps...that end result is fabulous! Feathery frocks, fabulous!

    Thanks for visiting my blog love, Happy New Year and hope to see you back soon!

    Peace. Love. LOL!


  7. WOW Nico! You look amazing with that hair piece and the make-up! Sadly my current elliot jeans will not be suitable for your 37" inseam...grrrr.

  8. cool post happy new year :)

    followed you back now too!

  9. HAHA Nico! You did a fabulous job girl!!! That makeup is awesome! LOL at the last pic.


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