For most women, makeup is a part of everyday reality. For the crossdresser wishing to pass, it’s also a great source of fascination and challenge. In the hands of a skilled makeup artist, the plainest of faces can be made gorgeous or a distinctly male face can be made to appear convincingly feminine. How is it done?
This chapter won’t teach you all the tricks of the makeup artist. We will, however, get you started by telling you what you need to buy, where to buy it reasonably and where to turn for help and instruction.