Interview: Make-up artist Marjory Cilli (France)
Can you tell us about you?
Hello ! i'm "Madame la Marquise Makeup " it's my businesse name. My real name is Marjory Cilli and i'm from France. i'm 29 years old.
Have long have you been a makeup artist and how did you get your start?
Therefore, after my hight school diploma, I was educator for children ans teenegers. I worked as an au pair in London and after Philadelphia for few months. I met a great makeup artist in United-state. I had a long interview with her, she told me : "if you become a makeup artist you have to be very passionate to do this job because it's very hard! good luck! "Afterward, I made my decision to attend the Flavia Makeup School.
Since I got my makeup diploma,I have been working as profesionnal for one year.
Where do you get your inspiration from?
I get my inspiration from everywhere, Travels, plactics arts, famous makeup artists such Tom pécheux, Pat Mcgrath Lucia Pica, Isamaya Ffrench ... the world is a platform to show your creativity.
What are some of your makeup products that you use?
I use different cosmetics such Mac Cosmetics, Nars, l'Oréal, Paris Berlin, Chanel, Urban Decay...
Who have you worked for and who would you like to work for in the future?
I started my career with differents photographers, fashion designer, model agency...After completing my diploma course in makeup, I currently apply makeup for special events ( Beauty Contest "Miss Provence", shooting, fashion show, musical show, Tv, makeup party, wedding...)
I 'm very interested by design and visual art. I wish, I worked like artistic and creative director for the fashion insustry,to create makeup and fashion moodboard, collaborate with graphic designers;
I believe this is also a way for me to express my creativity. I 'm very curious and i love to try new things.
What are three things every girl needs in her makeup bag?
I believe evey girl need lipsgloss, mascra and a little mirror.
Any makeup tips you'd like to share with us?
Beauty is for everyone, makeup is supposed to be fun and liberating! Choose the colors look best on you!
If you were not a makeup artist, what would be your dream job?
I would be an actress :) because i'm very fascinated by comedy movies. it's should be fun to change your personality ! ;)
What are common mistakes you see women make on their makeup?
I think for me woman Applying too much blush too low on her face, applying lipstick to naked lips and using way too many products for contouring.
What do you think of the magazine?
My friend about this magazine, so I visited your website and i like very much this concept! i'ts very kind of you to encourage new talents ! thank you Modellenland!