We gotta give it to James Vincent. The man is always on point. At tonight’s Maki Oh NYFW presentation, the TEMPTU PRO Key Artist took the idea of the African Shea Tree, with its renowned healing and nurturing powers, and made it into living, breathing art through long gradients of…Read More
“People don’t make music videos like this anymore.” said artist Donald Simrock after executing the stunning makeup during a demanding 4-day shoot for Thirty Seconds to Mars‘ new music video “Up in the Air”. The eight-and-a-half minute video is packed with jaw-dropping visuals, dazzling acrobatic choreography from U.S. Olympic gymnasts, graceful exotic animals, and cameos…Read More
Did you happen to catch Christina Aguilera’s awesome performance on the American Music Awards this weekend? If you did, you would have seen the amazing lotus inspired TEMPTU body art on her backup dancers!
Makeup Artist Lina Hang created the lotus inspired designs by using Death White and Red DURA on…Read More
Did you catch TEMPTU on Ink Master Tuesday night?
This week, TEMPTU was featured on Ink Master’s Flash Challenge:Ingenuity episode and it was unbelievable! The artists faced an interesting challenge: Who could make their models disappear! Each artist had to AIRbrush their models with our TEMPTU PRO system in order to make…Read More
The ’80s working girl-style pump gets a high-voltage update for Fall, with elaborate prints, patterned flourishes, and some rock ‘n’ roll spirit. But why should your shoes be the only part of your ensemble to rock an elaborate print? For Interview Magazine‘s October shoe pictorial the TEMPTU PRO Team broke out their Pro Transfers, Dura Palettes, and airbrushes to create four sets of tattooed gams. Special thanks to our team Cory Bishop, Jenai Chin, Ann Kohlhagen, and Anastasia Durasova for all their hard work!
For many brides your wedding day is a BIG day. The most common way brides let loose is on the wedding dress. Hello bling! But for some brides bling just on their dress isn’t enough. For these super luxe brides the only way to go is to add some glittery bling on your body too.
Yesterday TEMPTU PRO held another successful set of Basic Airbrush Training Workshops at both our New York and Los Angeles locations. Don’t miss out on your chance to take your airbrushing, SFX, and temporary tattooing skills to the next level in 2011! Class dates from January to June are now…Read More
Inspired from last week’s body art posts, we wanted to share with you some of our favorite works of art, from press to photo shoots to trade shows over the past few years.
Most makeup artists consider a model’s skin their canvas, but William Lemon III takes the idea more literally. Best known for his “skin printing” technique, William Lemon’s body art has graced the skin of Marc Jacobs, Chloë Sevigny, and now Emanuela de Paulo. Excited to work with and learn from such a visionary in the world of body art, Ava Scanlan, of TEMPTU PRO, jumped at the chance to sit down with Lemon and learn more about his influences, techniques, and upcoming projects.
Makeup and Body Artist extraordinaire, William Lemon III, brought TEMPTU PRO airbrush and body art to the runway for the annual Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show at the Armory in New York City. Victoria’s Secret Model Emanuela de Paula and her entourage of dancers were decorated in black tribal body art for the occasion. Aiding William Lemon backstage were Read More