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Billy B.

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on Jan 01, 2006
I'm not the type to make New Year's resolutions. But if it takes rolling over a new year to set some new goals, then I'm all for it. I've been in the beauty business for a long time and have learned many lessons by making my own mistakes with money, and I've learned other lessons watching friends make mistakes of
on Dec 01, 2005
Because I'm from Mississippi and have many good friends who still live there and on the Gulf coast, Hurricane Katrina certainly hit close to home for me. Fortunately, my family lives in northern Mississippi, so they were spared the devastation and are safe and sound. However, some of my oldest and closest friends
on Nov 01, 2005
I think you'll agree that if you ask any makeup artist or hairdresser what makes a perfect client, they'll tell you that the ideal situation for any of us is having a client who is inspired and adventurous. During New York City's Fashion Week, I was lucky to meet that perfect client when I was booked for the first
on Oct 01, 2005
As makeup artists, I think it's in our nature to want to show our talent by using every trick we know to make a statement. I love a smokey eye and a pale lip, so I tend to focus on the eyes while keeping the mouth neutral. But sometimes the biggest statement we can make is showing restraint, especially with today'
on Sep 01, 2005
I think all of us would agree that the dream client is one who completely trusts our creative instincts. For hairstylists, I would imagine it's the woman who walks in, sits in your chair and says, "Do whatever you want." For me, it's the ultimate compliment when a new client tells me, "Do what you think, I trust