Talking Makeup With Mikala Walker
Here are some fun questions/ tips on makeup I asked Mikala Walker!
Q : When did your love for makeup 1st start?
A : My love for makeup first started when I was a little girl. My very first makeup looks would be mascara and lip gloss. I probably started wearing makeup when I was about 10 or 11!
Q: Why do you love makeup?
A : I love makeup because it's a way that I can inspire others and influence not only women but also men to be themselves. I love making people feel confident in their own skin.
Q: How do you like your eye shadow the most, cut crease, smoking eye or just normal pure tone mixing colors?
A : My favorite makeup looks have to be cut creases. There are so many ways you can make it your own and there endless possibilities when it comes to creating a cut crease!
Q : Which do you prefer to apply your foundation/ concealer, a brush or beauty blender?
A : Beauty Blender, no doubt!
Q : In your opinion, what makeup step do you think is the most difficult?
A : Eye shadow has to be the most difficult in my opinion.
Q : What are your favorite brushes to use?
A : Morphe and Sigma brushes are what I use most often.
Q : What do you usually use for your eye shadow base, primer or concealer ?
A : Concealer set with translucent powder!
Q : What part of makeup was the hardest for you to learn?
A : Probably getting a proper blending technique down.
Q : Who are some of your favorite makeup artist / YouTubers
A : My two favorite Youtubers are DesiPerkins and Lustrelux!
Q : What are some of your favorite makeup brands to use ?
A : Top favorites have to be Anastasia Beverly Hills, Kat Von D, & Makeup Forever.
Q : If you had to choose one makeup artist to do your face who would choose ?
A : I'd choose @Alyssamarieartistry, she's one of the most talented MUAs there are.
Q : What are some of your favorite lipsticks ?
A : I mainly use MAC lipsticks & ABH
Q : How is it being so young and receiving so much attention on social media sites ?
A : It's very cool to be able to have such a large platform to start my career with. I'm still growing and learning everyday and it's nice to have so much support for it!
Q : How successful has your YouTube channel been with doing tutorial videos?
A : I actually haven't started making YouTube videos, but I will soon!
Q : How long did it take for you to get the perfect makeup techniques ?
A : Probably about a year.
Q : Is being a professional make up artist something you plan on being in the future?
A : No, I plan on opening a boutique and creating my own makeup brand!