Though clowns are born with the instinctual ability to apply makeup, as they must perform to survive, human babies must be taught how to properly accentuate their mammalian faces. Watch and learn from the masters with today’s Groupon: for $39, you get a custom makeup package at About Face Beauty Spa in Royal Oak (up to a $158 total value). The package includes:
- One-hour hands-on makeup session with instructions and application (a $100 value)
- Eyebrow-shaping session with choice of three techniques (up to a $38 value)
- $20 worth of makeup products or accessories<p>
About Face’s experienced owner Robin Manoogian and her deft team of makeup artists prep visages for parties with a trio of custom prettifying services. Master professional secrets to accentuate your features during a makeup session, which reveals that taping cigar papers to eyelids does not create a smoky eye look. Make-up artists then match bone structure and complexion with beauty products with a full makeup application. Eyebrows develop shapely contours with the help of tweezing, waxing, or threading, and a selection of makeup products from brands including Manoogian’s signature line equip hands to practice new self-beautifying skills at home.
About Face Beauty Spa
Robin Manoogian, the owner of About Face Beauty Spa, served as the in-house make-up artist for WXYZ TV Channel 7 news, and boasts a client list full of high-profile names. Her staff is equally accomplished; makeup artists Marla Herschelman and Amelia Anderson, for instance, have done makeup for Harper's Bazaar, photo shoots for the Detroit Red Wings, and political debates. All of their talents are on display at About Face, where they work alongside licensed estheticians and massage therapists to help clients achieve their personal image goals. Private makeup consultations are available with Robin and Marla, as are makeup lessons that teach clients how to best embellish their own features while in front of a mirror or a neighbor's garden gazing ball. The staff also offers a wide slate of services ranging from facials and massages to mani-pedis and waxing, and sells take-home products from brands such as Bioelements and Evian.