7 Must-Book Makeup Appointments in L.A.

After picking out that perfect Oscar-fête frock and tending to your tresses, it's easy to feel a little tuckered out, and phone it in when it comes to makeup. We've all been there, forced to hit the dreaded department-store counter, where a very painted lady cakes on the cosmetics, leaving you more tranny than glam-my.
So, instead of just vying for a great visage this awards season (and tearfully wiping away the wasted layers of product), follow our lead. We've found some stellar spots around town to help you look winsome and effortless for Mr. Oscar's approach. Click through our wham-bam-thank-you-ma'am makeup studios list and book an appointment now. And of course, you'll include us in that acceptance speech, right?

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