Are you feeling a little uninspired with your day to day beauty routine? Check out these internationally famous makeup artists and their incredible Instagram accounts to give you a whole bevy of ideas. Whether you’re a fan of the classic red lip and cat eye, or love to try unexpected new colors, these artists have you covered.
Peep these gorgeous editorial photos, snippets of backstage runway life, and celebrities getting ready for the red carpet. Whether you want to ogle the latest beauty trends displayed on the world’s most famous models, or just get some insight on how Hollywood starlets maintain such a flawless appearance, this list has it all – with the occasional envy inducing travel photo in addition.
Which artist do you think has their makeup game on point? Let us know by casting your votes below. From dramatic contouring, to natural and dewy looks, these Instagram pros will help you step up your daily makeup routine and feel better about the illusion that is the never shiny, even toned skin of your favorite celebrities.
A color magician who has the terrible job of hanging out with some of the world’s most gorgeous models.
Ogle at her gorgeous editorial photos and check in often for the chance to win something off her new makeup line.
Follow Beau to get all the red carpet looks he paints on Hollywood’s finest young ladies.
Youtuber Lisa Eldridge’s feed is full of sneak peeks of her upcoming videos and the occasional amazing product to put on your Sephora wishlist.
Follow Sam Fine for photos with celebrities like Queen Latifah and Iman, and tons of BTS shots.
Pati has worked on some of the most renowned celebrities and ad spreads. Her Instagram feed is about as inspiring as it is envy inducing.
Jeanine Lobell created Stila Cosmetics and her feed is full of glamorous BTS and inspiration, as well as her four kids.
Internationally renowned for a reason, Pat Mcgrath’s glorious editorial shots are the perfect eye candy inspiration.
Beyonce’s makeup artist. ‘Nuff said.
Makeup artist to the stars, Ortega has worked with the Kardashians, Paris Hilton, and many others.
Incredibly high quality, unfiltered inspiration from editorial shoots.
Inspiration abounds from Puckley’s various sets and personal life.
Follow celebrity makeup artist Jackie Gomez for her stunning eye makeup and BTS photos.
Goodwin paints the faces of both high fashion editorial models and gorgeous actresses like Emma Stone.
Makeup artist for Helmut Lang, Topshop, and countless runway models.
Aaron De Mey
Sephora’s U.S. Artistry Ambassador and a seriously talented guy.
The makeup artist behind Scar-Jo’s enviable pout and the Victoria’s Secret brigade.
You’ve seen his work in just about everything, especially V magazine – which he co founded.
Stunningly high quality close ups of her original work with a couple genius product recommendations thrown in every now and then.
Back stage model pics as well as some pretty enviable travel shots.
For lovers of avant garde and slightly edgy makeup looks, try Carrasquillo’s unique takes on beauty.
Ismaya French does excellent beauty makeup, but is better known for her off-the wall face painting, which is inspired by everything from iconic art to fashion design.
If you’re a fan of Miley’s new style, check out the makeup artist behind the look.