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About carminacristina

Carmina Cristina is part of the new generation of young and innovative makeup artists who are transforming the international glamour and beauty scene. Originally from Romania, Carmina first developed an eye for color and fascination with makeup in her early childhood. As her passion for makeup continued to develop throughout her life, she realized this to also be her career aspiration. Carmina set out to follow her dreams by pursuing a top-of-the-line education in makeup artistry. She has studied at Completions International Academy of Makeup Artistry (Toronto, Canada), Kruger Brent Makeup Academy (Bucharest, Romania) and is a licensed professional in the state of Pennsylvania. In addition to her professional training, Carmina is highly experienced in her industry. Her resume includes working backstage for major fashion shows, film and TV production, print media for different editorial shoots, a Number One French-European Cosmetic Company’s marketing campaign and the bridal industry. Carmina’s extensive experience in a variety of fields provides her with an expert understanding of makeup artistry and a current pulse on emerging trends and techniques. Carmina currently resides in Central Pennsylvania with her loving and supportive husband. To learn more about Carmina Cristina and her professional makeup services, please visit her at www.carminacristina.com.

10 Makeup Bag Must-Haves for 2015!


At the beginning of 2014, I gave you a list of New Year Beauty Resolutions as a guide for feeling more beautiful throughout the entire New Year. Now, with the start of another New Year, I wanted to again provide … Continue reading

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Looking for a Fun and Unique Girls Night Out?


There are only so many times you can spend your Girls Night Out going to the same restaurant or movie theater before you need a change of pace. If you’re looking for a fun and unique way to spend time … Continue reading

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Spring and Summer Makeup Trends for 2014 – Blue Mood


It’s one of the most exciting times of the year! As we welcome back the warmer weather, sunshine and time spent outdoors, the bright colors of this new season begin to surround us everywhere. But these vibrant hues aren’t limited … Continue reading

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5 Reasons Why Commercial Projects Need a Professional Makeup Artist


From billboards and professional head shots to television commercials and magazine ads, we see examples of completed commercial projects on a daily basis. Some of these appear professional and polished while others lack the same quality and level of talent. … Continue reading

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Interview with CARMINA-CRISTINA: 6 Expert Tips for Organizing Your Makeup


For so many women, it’s one of the most disorganized and chaotic spaces in our home. No it’s not the pantry, the laundry room or even the closet – it’s our makeup drawer! Picture the space where you store all … Continue reading

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New Year Beauty Resolutions


It’s the New Year – a time in which we’re all thinking about ways we can improve ourselves and tackle the goals we’ve been putting off. For you, maybe this is to eat healthier, lose some weight, start a hobby … Continue reading

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Tips To Refresh and Recreate Your Makeup Style


Think back to the first time you learned to apply makeup. For most women, this was 10, 20 or 30 years ago. Since then, you’ve updated your clothes, hair and personal style, but have you updated your makeup routine? Makeup … Continue reading

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