It’s Happening Again….

It’s that time of year for Holiday MakeUp! All that glitters and glows, all that sparkles and promises moonlight, starlight, firelight and snowlight… And it’s that time of season for our (somewhat) regular spot on Urban Rush, where Karin, Elizabeth and Leah will regale you with the highlights of Holiday MakeUp and Special Occasion (read Read More

Lost Souls by Mika

Mika Halloween on Urban Rush (click on link to view) As always, Urban Rush was a blast… Fiona Forbes had us in stitches and Michael Eckford played the straight man for once. We always prepare for the Mika segments on TV, but this Halloween feature on “Day of the Dead” Makeup took those preparations to Read More

Home-Made Blood for Halloween

1 cup clear corn syrup 3-4 tbsp. water warm 10-15 drops of blue food coloring 1 sifted tbsp. of white flour In a destroyable mixing bowl, pour your corn syrup. In a separate measuring cup or bowl slowly mix your flour with water. Add slowly until you have a fairly liquid consistency. If it is Read More

Don’t Miss Your Halloween MakeUp on TV!

Check out Mika Founder Karin Shoji and Instructor Elizabeth Bryan on Vancouver’s Urban Rush, Tuesday, October 25th, 5pm on Channel 4 (Vancouver). They will be Demonstrating “Day of the Dead” and “Lost Souls” Inspired MakeUp just in time for Halloween. If you are short on ideas or dollars, “Day of the Dead” MakeUp is long Read More

Which Girl of Summer are You?

Welcome Summer! At Mika Makeup we understand summer affords a myriad of opportunities for putting your best face forward. And we suspect each woman has a warm-weather vixen within her that claws forth and spreads her wings as winter retreats. There are dozens of summer make-up looks to choose from and we’d love to hear Read More

May Flowers — Start Fresh

MIKA MAKEUP & IAN REDD HEADSHOTS PRESENTS Learn To Design and Execute Unique Character Makeup Looks for Film/TV/HD/Audition’s Plus a Headshot Photo Shoot with 2 Makeup Looks of your own Creation A Professional Studio Photo Shoot and Makeup Instruction Package includes: 1. Professional, Experienced, MakeUp Application at Mika Makeup Your personal Film-Industry MakeUp Artist Read More

Hello Bella: The Hallowe’en Soiree

Now that Halloween is just around the corner, what better time is there to get geared up. Hello Bella is back with music, makeup, hair styling, clothing, accessories, tasty treats and art for the little ones; all in the spirit of the season. Come and try any [or all] of our specialty pamper services for Read More

DaVinci is in!

We’ve just received a new shipment of our fabulous DaVinci brushes and soaps. DaVinci is a family owned business of three generations that offers the largest selection of brushes in the world! They are known not only for their beauty and elegance but high quality and endurance. All their brushes are expertly cleaned, hand shaped Read More

Luscious Lips

The search for the next big thing in lip colour is over. Beauté Cosmetics has three sumptuous lines to give you perfect luscious lips for summer. First we have Weightless Lip Creme. This line has it all; lightweight, full coverage, moisturizing and long-lasting. Their unique formula is not only beautiful to wear but is Paraben-free Read More