Quotes and Sayings about Makeup



"I love that men like to look at women, that they love sports, that they need to know the inner workings of mechanical objects. I love the whole makeup of men - that they never mature and are always just boys."
- Krista Allen
(Related: Love, Men, Sports, Women, Boys, Makeup)

"I hardly wear any makeup."
- Jules Asner
(Related: Makeup)

"That's why I began doing makeup in the first place: I was hoping that through helping people see the beauty in themselves, I could try and find it in me."
- Kevyn Aucoin
(Related: Beauty, People, First, Makeup)

"I love the confidence that makeup gives me."
- Tyra Banks
(Related: Love, Confidence, Makeup)

"I am a makeup junkie... Yves St. Laurent, Christian Dior, and anything else that looks good."
- Julia Barr
(Related: Christian, Makeup)

"I didn't figure out the makeup or cute hair or clothes until oh, maybe my junior year of high school."
- Catherine Bell
(Related: Clothes, Cute, Hair, Makeup, School)

"I've been involved with sports my whole life, which made clothes and makeup and handbags not that important as a kid. I just didn't care."
- Jessica Biel
(Related: Sports, Life, Care, Clothes, Makeup)

"Makeup is scary. When I do it myself, it's just mascara, and sometimes I forget even to do that."
- Sandra Bullock
(Related: Forget, Makeup)

"We met in Cracker. I played a maniac fan who murders a policeman and she did my makeup. I thought anyone interested in me looking like that must have genuinely liked me."
- Robert Carlyle
(Related: Thought, Makeup)

"It was a challenge to be able to create a character without being able to use one's normal set of expressions. All the rubber and makeup attached to your face left you with only a modest range of facial movements."
- Helena Bonham Carter
(Related: Character, Being, Challenge, Makeup)

"As a scouting department, with the confidence we have in our player development, if a guy has the potential that we think they have and the makeup and they stay healthy, we think they will be a productive Major Leaguer. We take a lot of pride in that."
- Roy Clark
(Related: Development, Confidence, Makeup, Potential, Pride, Scouting, Will)

"I was watching 'Up In The Air' and I thought, 'Jesus, who's the old gray-haired guy?' And it was me. I never wear makeup for movies and now it's starting to show."
- George Clooney
(Related: Movies, Thought, Makeup, Now, Old)

"I used a lot of pancake makeup and a prayer, and a Buddhist chant."
- Steven Cojocaru
(Related: Buddhist, Makeup, Prayer)

"I will confess I did none of my own singing. I did all my own costume and makeup, though."
- Gary Cole
(Related: Makeup, Singing, Will)

"Some people ask me, Do they put aging makeup on you? It's just this very nice street makeup."
- Frances Conroy
(Related: People, Makeup)

"He (Marilyn Manson) has a woman's name and wears makeup. How original."
- Alice Cooper
(Related: Makeup, Name, Woman)

"It is said that no star is a heroine to her makeup artist."
- Richard Corliss
(Related: Artist, Makeup)

"I don't think makeup is rocket science or a cure for cancer."
- Cindy Crawford
(Related: Science, Cancer, Cure, Makeup)

"Whenever I don't' have to wear makeup, it's a good day."
- Cameron Diaz
(Related: Day, Makeup)

"I like writing better. Because I don't have to wear makeup, I don't have to be thin, and I don't have to remember lines."
- Fran Drescher
(Related: Makeup, Writing)

"I was first to break the news about the death of Lady Diana. The CNN team couldn't get into makeup fast enough."
- Matt Drudge
(Related: Death, First, Lady, Makeup, News)

"No, I'm not! I'm not a tomboy! I love my makeup! That's not true! I'm not a tomboy!"
- Hilary Duff
(Related: Love)

"I have this huge lion tattoo embossed on my arm. I was a little worried as to how we would cover it up. But my makeup man covered the tattoo with makeup. It took close to two hours."
- Sanjay Dutt
(Related: Makeup, Man)

"My makeup wasn't smeared, I wasn't disheveled, I behaved politely, and I never finished off a bottle, so how could I be alcoholic?"
- Betty Ford
(Related: Makeup)

"I had to take my makeup off at work every night. I wasn't allowed to do it at home because my mom said that when your work day is done, you're done with work."
- Jodie Foster
(Related: Home, Mom, Work, Day, Makeup, Night)

"Every time Paul and Gene use my makeup, they have to pay me a royalty check. I think they changed the makeup so they didn't have to pay me."
- Ace Frehley
(Related: Time, Makeup, Royalty)

"I had a feeling it was gonna work out because not only did I enjoy the music and hit it off with the guys, but I was into theatrical rock and was willing to wear makeup and do anything to make it."
- Ace Frehley
(Related: Music, Work, Feeling, Makeup)

"There have been makeup artists who've asked if my eyebrows are real."
- Peter Gallagher
(Related: Artists, Makeup)

"You mean the fact that Tom Arnold would spend more time with the hair and makeup people than I would?"
- Lisa Guerrero
(Related: Time, People, Fact, Hair, Makeup)

"The sweetest thing a guy said is that I look pretty with or without makeup."
- Vanessa Hudgens
(Related: Makeup, Pretty)

"I'm really an outdoorsy girl. People think I can't go anywhere without getting all primped up, but I love to go camping, and I'm totally fine with not doing my hair or makeup, not taking a shower and just hiking."
- Vanessa Hudgens
(Related: Love, People, Camping, Hair, Makeup)

"That's the mistake women make - you shouldn't see your makeup. We don't want to look like we've made an effort."
- Lauren Hutton
(Related: Women, Mistake, Effort, Makeup, Want)

"The last thing we need is yet another makeup company. Even I have a nervous breakdown when I go through the department store makeup floor."
- Lauren Hutton
(Related: Company, Makeup)

"A clown's makeup and character, that's all he has to sell. He loves and believes in that character."
- Emmett Kelly
(Related: Character, Makeup)

"Violent behavior exists in one's psychological makeup much deeper than the level that receives information from television or movies."
- Richard King
(Related: Movies, Behavior, Information, Makeup, Television)

"One of the makeup artists once dyed my dog blue with vegetable blue."
- Mia Kirshner
(Related: Artists, Makeup)

"The best thing is to look natural, but it takes makeup to look natural."
- Calvin Klein
(Related: Makeup)

"But quite honestly, personally, I was much more concerned - I mean, there's not much I can do about my appearance obviously other than spending four hours in hair and makeup."
- Diane Kruger
(Related: Appearance, Hair, Makeup)

"I just kind of opened up and said, 'I feel like a rag doll. I have hair and makeup people coming to my house every day and putting me in new, uncomfortable, weird dresses and expensive shoes, and I just shut down and raise my arms up for them to get the dress on, and pout my lips when they need to put the lipstick on.'"
- Jennifer Lawrence
(Related: People, Day, Dress, Hair, Makeup)

"I'm not quite ready for a no makeup movie."
- Tea Leoni
(Related: Makeup)

"I don't make an effort to be sloppy. I just don't consider a perfect hairdo and a perfect face to be beautiful. If I had my way I'd dress myself and do my own makeup for magazine shoots."
- Juliette Lewis
(Related: Dress, Effort, Makeup)

"It's definitely an intrinsic part of my makeup that makes me want to see black when everyone else is seeing white."
- Shirley Manson
(Related: Makeup, Want)

"I think probably, the makeup artists don't really know how long it's going to take until they really work with your face and they kind of mold it and build it as they're going along."
- Andrea Martin
(Related: Work, Artists, Makeup)

"When I first began, the technicians, camera and makeup men made me feel so self-conscious that I began to have the biggest inferiority complex about my looks."
- Jessie Matthews
(Related: Men, Inferiority, First, Makeup, Self)

"I started doing makeup to make a living. Then I said, You're not supposed to be putting powder on other people. You're supposed to be powdering yourself."
- Debi Mazar
(Related: People, Living, Makeup)

"I find that putting my makeup on and playing with different looks is really relaxing for me before the show."
- Martina McBride
(Related: Makeup)

"The two major things that changed the makeup of all professional sports are money generated by television and courts that players went to in order to win their freedom as free agents."
- Will McDonough
(Related: Money, Sports, Freedom, Makeup, Order, Television)

"In prison, inmates sometimes use Cheetos and grape juice as makeup. I wouldn't use that beauty regimen around Britney Spears - she might lick your face off!"
- Joel McHale
(Related: Beauty, Makeup, Prison)

"If I were to wait only for roles that clarify my racial makeup, I'd be waiting for a very, very long time."
- Wentworth Miller
(Related: Time, Makeup, Waiting)

"Early on in my career, I'd go into the makeup trailer, and they'd spend an hour doing my makeup, and I would hate it. I'd go into the bathroom, wash it off and start over again, which took an enormous amount of time. So I just started doing it myself."
- Donna Mills
(Related: Time, Career, Hate, Makeup)

"The reason there are so few female politicians is that it is too much trouble to put makeup on two faces."
- Maureen Murphy
(Related: Faces, Makeup, Politicians, Reason, Trouble)

"There isn't a flaw in his golf or his makeup. He will win more majors than Arnold Palmer and me combined. Somebody is going to dust my records. It might as well be Tiger, because he's such a great kid."
- Jack Nicklaus
(Related: Golf, Makeup, Will)

"I'm doing lots of interviews and stuff. I'm longing for the days of getting up, not having to put on makeup and do my hair and just going to the studio."
- Stevie Nicks
(Related: Hair, Longing, Makeup)

"Inside of all the makeup and the character and makeup, it's you, and I think that's what the audience is really interested in... you, how you're going to cope with the situation, the obstacles, the troubles that the writer put in front of you."
- Gregory Peck
(Related: Character, Makeup, Obstacles, Writer)

"I've been working some really long hours for the last five or six years. Anybody who works on series television knows, and especially women because women spend probably two hours more than the guys with all their hair and makeup crap."
- Victoria Pratt
(Related: Women, Hair, Makeup, Television, Years)

"I don't believe in dressing up reality. I don't believe in using makeup to make things look smoother."
- Lou Reed
(Related: Makeup, Reality)

"I only wore makeup when I went onstage."
- Little Richard
(Related: Makeup)

"But when I went on the stage to do a show, I would put on makeup because I felt that it enhanced my act; it drew attention to what I was doing."
- Little Richard
(Related: Act, Attention, Makeup)

"Every photo shoot, I'm always asking the makeup artist what they're using on me, and I'll go out and get it."
- Denise Richards
(Related: Artist, Makeup)

"During the day I don't wear much makeup."
- Denise Richards
(Related: Day, Makeup)

"The degree that these scenes went to... there was a couple of days I was upset... I'd have to hurry back to the girls in the makeup trailer and have a bit of a cry because it messes with your head."
- Natasha Richardson
(Related: Girls, Makeup)

"I'd have to say that, in general, models take themselves too seriously. Basically, they are genetic freaks who spend a couple of hours in hair and makeup."
- Rebecca Romijn
(Related: Hair, Makeup)

"All that prosthetic makeup drains you. By the time it's lunch, you're done."
- Mickey Rourke
(Related: Time, Makeup)

"Whether you are sixteen or over sixty, remember, understatement is the rule of a fine makeup artist."
- Helena Rubinstein
(Related: Artist, Makeup)

"Adjust your makeup to the light in which your wear it."
- Helena Rubinstein
(Related: Light, Makeup)

"Four hours of makeup, and then an hour to take it off. It's tiring. I go in, I get picked up at two-thirty in the morning, I get there at three. I wait four hours, go through it, ready to work at seven, work all day long for twelve hours, and get it taken off for an hours, go home and go to sleep, and do the same thing again."
- Peter Sarsgaard
(Related: Home, Work, Day, Makeup, Sleep)

"I go into work and get my hair and makeup done, go into wardrobe. I have to do three hours of school a day."
- Alia Shawkat
(Related: Work, Day, Hair, Makeup, School)

"I don't want to be known as the Aerosmith chick, but it's fun to put on the boots and makeup and act like a tough girl."
- Alicia Silverstone
(Related: Act, Fun, Makeup, Want)

"The makeup is simply an extension of the personality and colors, clothing, makeup all express something."
- Gene Simmons
(Related: Colors, Makeup, Personality)

"I was in a band when I was 15. We were a glam band. Then I couldn't afford to buy makeup. At the time that was the thing."
- Layne Staley
(Related: Time, Makeup)

"I want to be a guy, but I want to wear a lot of makeup."
- Gwen Stefani
(Related: Makeup, Want)

"They are part of lots of sessions that makeup a hazy part of my session life."
- Jim Sullivan
(Related: Life, Makeup)

"I have very talented people dress me and put my makeup on, stuff like that. But I do love that look, and I think it's maybe because I grew up on that old glamour."
- Charlize Theron
(Related: Love, People, Dress, Glamour, Makeup, Old)

"I'm attracted to roles where I don't have to wear makeup."
- Robin Tunney
(Related: Makeup)

"What is it in my makeup that makes me grab any offer and fly around the world? Will I ever be satisfied? Can't I ever just rest?"
- Eli Wallach
(Related: Makeup, Rest, Will, World)

"To me, eyewear goes way beyond being a prescription. It's like makeup. It's the most incredible accessory. The shape of a frame or the color of lenses can change your whole appearance."
- Vera Wang
(Related: Change, Appearance, Being, Makeup)

"If I went out in killer heels and full makeup, blow dry, the whole thing - anyone dressed up like that could be intimidating to men and women, really. It's so, look at me. Do you know what I mean? But I love women."
- Rachel Weisz
(Related: Love, Men, Women, Makeup)

"We know grooming is important for people. To get their hair done, to get makeup and things like that - that makes a person feel better."
- Kenneth Williams
(Related: People, Hair, Makeup)

"I mean, look, I wear makeup in films. I don't wear makeup in real life. It's just part of the gig, that's all."
- Bruce Willis
(Related: Life, Makeup)

"Just because you want to be glamorous, don't be a sheep about your eye makeup."
- Loretta Young
(Related: Eye, Makeup, Sheep, Want)

"They shaved my head, eyebrows. This is not a sci-fi picture. It's not a fantasy picture. You're dealing with something that's supposed to be in reality. But we had a genius makeup artist."
- Rick Yune
(Related: Genius, Artist, Fantasy, Makeup, Reality)