Perfecting your makeup skills takes time. There are, however, a few shortcuts to mastery. See which apps you can use to become a professional makeup artist.


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Top recommendations by the AppGrooves community.
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    Get up to 50% off your favorite beauty AND free shipping until Cyber Monday!

    4.8 Ratings 324K+ Reviews 1M+ Downloads


    • Makeup artists can get free makeup tips and shop for beauty products like cosmetics, makeup, nail arts, perfumes, and 100s of unique products with this tool. It also gives you access to product reviews, photos and descriptions of every available product listed on the platform.

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    Discover the best in beauty + insider tips with our monthly makeup subscriptions

    4.8 Ratings 295K+ Reviews 1M+ Downloads


    • This is one of my favorite apps. Not only do you save money, but you learn about the tips that you can use. There are more than 20,000 items in the app and all of them include the names of the shades and colors. It's an affordable way to try different types of cosmetics.

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    Beautify your pics! Edit photos to change your hair, eye color, makeup & more!💄

    4.5 Ratings 4M+ Reviews 100M+ Downloads
    • The YouCam app is an excellent tool to help you determine skin analysis for your clients. This top 10 beauty app uses a magic selfie feature and virtual makeovers so that you can consult your clients with confidence and ease.

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    Custom makeup designs, tutorials and beauty tips.

    4.4 Ratings 923K+ Reviews 50M+ Downloads


    • As a beginner makeup artist, you will need to practice. Still, you won't want to turn your friend into a clown. Before you experiment on them, try a virtual makeover 1st. Once you understand the basics of color and contouring, you can move onto working on an actual person.


Must-Have Apps for Becoming a Professional Makeup Artist