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In Look Behind The Look, hosted by filmmaker Tiffany Bartok (Larger Than Life: The Kevyn Aucoin Story), we break down the most imaginative creative looks across TV, film, music, and fashion in exclusive conversations with the artists that created them. Award Winning makeup, hair and costume designers share their process and stories from sets with A-List talent, while fashion's elite makeup and hair artists, photographers and stylists recount tales behind their VOGUE covers. You'll even hear from Beauty Brand CEO's about how they created their empires. Join us to Look Behind the Look. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/look-behind-the-look-pod/support

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    • 5.0 • 61 Ratings

In Look Behind The Look, hosted by filmmaker Tiffany Bartok (Larger Than Life: The Kevyn Aucoin Story), we break down the most imaginative creative looks across TV, film, music, and fashion in exclusive conversations with the artists that created them. Award Winning makeup, hair and costume designers share their process and stories from sets with A-List talent, while fashion's elite makeup and hair artists, photographers and stylists recount tales behind their VOGUE covers. You'll even hear from Beauty Brand CEO's about how they created their empires. Join us to Look Behind the Look. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/look-behind-the-look-pod/support

    S3 | Ep. 3: Behind the Upside Down with Stranger Things’ Makeup Department Heads, Devin Morales and Amy L. Forsythe

    S3 | Ep. 3: Behind the Upside Down with Stranger Things’ Makeup Department Heads, Devin Morales and Amy L. Forsythe

    Stranger Things is one of the most iconic shows in Netflix history, largely due to the creative brain power behind bringing each character’s look to life. Stranger Things’ Emmy Nominated Makeup Department Heads Devin Morales and Amy L. Forsythe talk about testing out different looks, from creating the perfect blue eye shadow to red nosebleeds, and staying true to the decade’s trends. Plus, they take us behind their experience filming overseas during the pandemic, interacting with fans who recreate character looks, and a special brand partnership with MAC Cosmetics.  By the way- This Episode is best viewed on the YouTube Channel so make sure you head to youtube.com/lookbehindthelook so you can see all the BTS images from Amy and Devin's Instagram.

    Amy L. Forsythe's IG https://www.instagram.com/amylforsythe/

    Devin Morales' IG https://www.instagram.com/devinshayla/

    Stranger Things MAC Collection https://www.maccosmetics.com/stranger-things

    3:07 — Behind the Upside Down: How an indie project turned into one of Netflix’s biggest hits

    9:25 — 80’s Revival: Drawing inspiration from the 1980’s most iconic trends and characters

    14:20 — Russian and Halting: How the pandemic delayed filming overseas storylines

    17:10 — There Will Be Blood: Cuts, scrapes, and bat bites, oh my!

    21:40 — I’m with the Fans: How the show’s looks inspired costumes, tattoos, and more

    23:30 — Skin Deep: Even the cast’s breakout stars get acne breakouts as teenagers

    28:40 — Welcome to the 50’s: Recreating recreated era looks after pandemic halts




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    • 31 min
    S3 | Ep 2: Make Yourself at Holmes with The Dropout’s Makeup Department Head, Jorjee Douglass

    S3 | Ep 2: Make Yourself at Holmes with The Dropout’s Makeup Department Head, Jorjee Douglass

    Elizabeth Holmes might have made promises to the medical community she couldn’t keep, but my conversation with Jorjee Douglass exceeded expectations. The Dropout’s Makeup Department Head takes us behind the scenes (and behind the prosthetics) that made each character in the Hulu miniseries so iconic. From red lips to blue lights, Jorjee shares camera and color tricks that illuminated one of today’s most controversial figures.

    1:10 —Dropping in on The Dropout: Early roadblocks in creating and filming The Dropout

    8:05 — Too Pretty for TV: How Amanda Seyfried’s beauty made the character less believable

    14:14 — Holmes Away From Holmes: How the iconic actors decided to embody their roles

    21:55 — Chasing the Red Lip: Turning a controversial CEO into an alluring character

    29:16 — I’m With the Band: Styling iconic musicians and transitioning into makeup

    33:50 — Diversity on set: How the team working on set reflects border industry changes

    YouTube Timeclips:

    0:00 — Intro

    1:05 – Jorjee Introduction

    14:14 — Segment: Becoming Holmes

    23:55 — Segment: Loving Controversial Characters

    29:16 — Segment: Jorjee’s early career

    32:05 — Segment: Filming Challenges


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    • 38 min
    S3 | Ep 1: The Dirt on All Things Clean Beauty with Makeup Artist Campbell Ritchie | Sponsored by Lightbeam

    S3 | Ep 1: The Dirt on All Things Clean Beauty with Makeup Artist Campbell Ritchie | Sponsored by Lightbeam

    In the Season 3 premiere, Clean Beauty Advocate and Makeup Artist Campbell Ritchie illuminates the importance of creating clean, sustainable beauty products and how popular brands are misleading consumers about the safety of their products. Campbell dishes on learning from famous makeup artists like Nars, working with famous entertainers like Prince, and everything behind the scenes of bringing a high-fashion look to life. This is a premiere you won’t want to miss!

    This episode is sponsored by Lightbeam.tv 

    They acquire, develop & produce, and distribute impactful, artful  stories about inspiring people, compassionate acts, and awe-inducing  feats. Head there now to check out the film I directed featuring Campbell here.

    Other Links in this Ep: 

    Hear Me Raw Beauty

    Not So Pretty HBOMax  

    Campbell Ritch IG




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    • 43 min
    Ep 24 | S2: I want CANDY - Katie Ballard Discusses Her Incredible Work On The Hair-Raising True Crime Series Starring Jessica Biel and Melanie Lynskey for HULU.

    Ep 24 | S2: I want CANDY - Katie Ballard Discusses Her Incredible Work On The Hair-Raising True Crime Series Starring Jessica Biel and Melanie Lynskey for HULU.

    When it comes to transformations, it's no secret that right now, they are all the rage.  But Jessica Biel as Candy Montgomery and Melanie Lynskey as Betty Gore are really impressive and you will hear why in this episode.  I have Katie Ballard on the show this week to explain how she made their wigs appear so natural and realistic, share some of her inspiration and techniques, (spoiler- we talk about the iconic Vidal Sassoon Bevel Cut) and Katie shares hilarious stories from the set. Make sure to watch CANDY on Hulu right now-  it started last night and will drop a new episode every night this week,  ending on... Friday The 13th!
    Links
    https://www.instagram.com/ballard.hair.design

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    • 35 min
    Ep 23 | S2: The James Vincent Interview - Including The Makeup Show, The Powder Group, more!

    Ep 23 | S2: The James Vincent Interview - Including The Makeup Show, The Powder Group, more!

    It's here, It's here!  I am finally bringing you the James Vincent  Episode on video! If you have been a makeup artist or hair stylist in the industry for even 5 minutes, you know James from The Makeup Show, The  Powder Group, iArtist, or any number of other community gatherings in  the industry. James is the Director of Education and Artistry for The Makeup Show and The Powder Group, He career in makeup is legendary, he has worked for years Keying major Fashion Shows in all the major cities, and has worked for years in music videos, spanning genres with such legendary musicians as Lady Gaga, Florence and the Machine, Courtney  Love, Amy Winehouse, Joan Jett and The Foo Fighters. James has had the pleasure to work with leading ladies like Liv Tyler, Reese Witherspoon and Jane Fonda, James has also been privileged enough to work with men  who have made a mark including President Barack Obama.

    We are going to get into his passion for community and what drives  him to bring artists together through strong communities like The Powder Group, The Makeup Show and innovative education events.

    We are also going all the way back to James’ assisting days to talk about the best advice Kevyn Aucoin ever gave him as well as his time spent working with Billy B and Dick Page.

    Don’t forget that The Makeup Show is May 1,2,  it’s LIVE and IN PERSON and there is a code in the show notes for $5 off

    Head to https://www.themakeupshow.com/nyc/

    CODE for $5 off The Makeup Show: LOVENYC22

    James Vincent IG: https://www.instagram.com/jvincentmakeup/

    Rebels & Outlaws Website: https://rebelsandoutlawsnyc.com/

    The Powder Group https://www.thepowdergroup.com/


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    • 49 min
    Ep 23 | S2: The James Vincent Interview - Including The Makeup Show, The Powder Group, and more!

    Ep 23 | S2: The James Vincent Interview - Including The Makeup Show, The Powder Group, and more!

    It's here, It's here!  I am finally bringing you the James Vincent Episode! If you have been a makeup artist or hair stylist in the industry for even 5 minutes, you know James from The Makeup Show, The Powder Group, iArtist, or any number of other community gatherings in the industry. James is the Director of Education and Artistry for The Makeup Show and The Powder Group, He career in makeup is legendary, he has worked for years Keying major Fashion Shows in all the major cities, and has worked for years in music videos, spanning genres with such legendary musicians as Lady Gaga, Florence and the Machine, Courtney Love, Amy Winehouse, Joan Jett and The Foo Fighters. James has had the pleasure to work with leading ladies like Liv Tyler, Reese Witherspoon and Jane Fonda, James has also been privileged enough to work with men who have made a mark including President Barack Obama.

    We are going to get into his passion for community and what drives him to bring artists together through strong communities like The Powder Group, The Makeup Show and innovative education events.

    We are also going all the way back to James’ assisting days to talk about the best advice Kevyn Aucoin ever gave him as well as his time spent working with Billy B and Dick Page.

    Don’t forget that The Makeup Show is May 1,2,  it’s LIVE and IN PERSON and there is a code in the show notes for $5 off

    Head to https://www.themakeupshow.com/nyc/

    CODE for $5 off The Makeup Show: LOVENYC22

    James Vincent IG: https://www.instagram.com/jvincentmakeup/

    Rebels & Outlaws Website: https://rebelsandoutlawsnyc.com/

    AND AGAIN!

    The Makeup Show: https://www.themakeupshow.com/

    Get tix for NYC May 1,2 HERE: https://www.themakeupshow.com/nyc/

    CODE for $5 off The Makeup Show: LOVENYC22

    The Powder Group https://www.thepowdergroup.com/


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    • 49 min

Customer Reviews

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61 Ratings

61 Ratings

Amanda Durocher ,

Great podcast!! Listen now!

I learn something new every episode. This podcast is so fun and engaging.

Xmas shopper2 ,

Really cool and fascinating

Great behind the scenes conversations about the world of professional makeup! The stories and conversations are compelling.

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Awesome insider's look into the life of a makeup artist.

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