It's hard to ignore a pretty face or a person who's stuck in quicksand. Command attention with this Groupon.
Choose Between Two Options
- $59 for one private makeup lesson ($125 value)
- $29 for one special occasion makeup application ($65 value)
Makeup lessons and applications are conducted at the client's location of choice. During private makeup lessons, the makeup artist teaches clients techniques for applying full-face, everyday makeup, focusing on current and seasonal trends. Clients will also learn how to choose the correct foundation color. During the Special Occasion makeup application, the artist highlights natural beauty with makeup techniques custom-tailored to the event type and the client's preferences. False eyelashes may be added on for an additional fee of $5.
Eye Color: More Than Just a Window to Your Soul
The makeup artist will take your eye color into account when deciding which hues and techniques to use. Learn more about what makes blues so blue with Groupon’s study of eye color.
Though they are often mesmerizing and regularly the subject of poetry, the pools of color surrounding the pupil are simply a matter of genetics. Eye color was once thought to be determined by what combination of recessive and dominant genes—blue being recessive and brown being dominant—that an embryo received from each parent’s gamete. However, this has proven to be incorrect, and a total of at least 16 genes are now considered to affect the shade of the iris. Complicating matters even more, the scattering of light waves by the iris stroma—its fibers and cells—adds variation and nuance to color, leading to what are considered blue-green and hazel eyes.
Changes to eye color throughout different phases of life have also been documented, the most common being a change from blue to brown before an infant reaches one year of age. The cause for this is attributed to the onset of melanin production, which is directly proportional to the depth of skin, hair, and eye color. Furthermore, eye color can change later in life, such as during pregnancy or adolescence, likely because of hormonal changes in the body.