Christine Sciortino is a professional hair and makeup artist, educator and published author. Get to know her in this inspiring Q & A.
Looking for unique holiday gifts for your favorite makeup artist or beauty aficionado? And what about that budding special effects whiz? Whether you’re searching for products to inspire creativity or help them organize like a pro, we’ve put together some holiday gift ideas to make shopping easier no matter what your budget. GIFTS UNDER $50 [...]
In this spellbinding video, makeup artist Yuki Hayashi designed four Halloween makeup looks using a variety of products available at Alcone Company. These otherworldly creations include a Marilyn Manson Look-A-Like, Punk Alley Cat, Romantic Blitz Pierrot, and a mysteriously spooky Spirit of the Dead. If you're looking for Halloween makeup ideas, let Yuki's creativity and [...]
As Halloween stalks nearer, we are accustomed to hearing more and more questions about special effects makeup. The most common one being, "I'm doing effects for the first time. What do I need to have?" This question is fully loaded since there are so many ways to create special effects, but in this post, we're [...]
At Alcone Company, we’re always excited for the Halloween season, but this year even more so. That’s because we’re the official makeup sponsor of Into the Dark SF's Terror Vault and Apocalypse, two fully immersive, theatrical haunt events taking place in San Francisco through November 3rd and 9th respectively. And what would a haunted attraction [...]
Let's face it, there’s a lot of fake blood being thrown around these days. American Horror Story has been having a field day and let's not forget the epic bloodshed in Game of Thrones. These are just some of the references that come up when customers ask for help choosing a fake blood product, which [...]