Working on your skills to become a freelance makeup artist. With your love for the beauty industry, flair for creativity and being passionate about makeup can get you to the next level of becoming an entrepreneur. A freelance makeup career is highly desirable – you have the freedom to set your hours, pay rate, choose your clients, show off your expertise and build your brand. Being a freelance makeup artist is not much of a difference from starting up any other types of business, to increase your chances of success there are a few things that you should consider. It might seem intimidating at first but as you get your first job and build up your portfolio you will be able to stay on top of things; makeup trends and practices. Follow this step-by-step guide to becoming a thriving freelance makeup artist and having your creative freedom.