As expected, celebrities have the best of the best on their glam squad and due to the increasing influence of beauty bloggers, celebs are looking to social media to build their beauty teams. There are quite a few new makeup artists on the rise and here are some millennial artists that you should check out!
@Strashme is a makeup artist who got her start on Instagram where she has a large following and who recently started doing rapper Asian Dolls’ makeup. She announced the collaboration after doing her makeup for this year’s VMA’s where Asian Doll wore a Clueless inspired look. Strashme’s makeup is extremely vibrant and she often creates looks with intricate eyeliner designs. Of course, her signature brow can’t be forgotten in the list of things she’s known for. She showcases her work on her Instagram where you can find tutorials and her finished looks. Stashme is not afraid to go outside of the box and her looks always come out bomb!
@Aaliyahjay is a well known beauty blogger who has built her following by creating makeup tutorials on YouTube. She also displays her looks and footage from her Youtube channel on her Instagram as well. Aaliyah first did Nicki Minaj’s makeup for her “Barbie Dreams” music video and it has been rumored that she is now part of Nicki’s reconstructed glam team. Aaliyah Jay is most known for her soft glam looks though she is capable of popping out with a bold editorial look. You can usually catch Aaliyah rocking a nude lip with a glowing highlight regardless of what the look is for.
@Thescottedit is another millennial makeup artist most known for creating the punk inspired makeup looks for Rico Nasty that compliment her signature rockstar style. He has also worked with another one of our favorite rising hip-hop stars, Maliibu Miitch as well. Most recently creating Maliibu’s makeup look for this year’s BET Awards. The makeup he does for his current muse, Rico, is always fun and unexpected and you can almost always count on bright! He is not afraid of trying something new and did so by creating his first drag look on Rico, of course, which you can see here.