Meet Sisi Superstar, the Montreal-based visual artist, DJ and drag artist who has done it her own way since the beginning. Initially rejected from Art School, Sisi began to throw her own art shows, moving between galleries and clubs to make space for emerging artists. We’re so excited that Sisi let us in on some of her tips n tricks, so read on to see her space, get her look & hear her fav tunes for getting ready!
Sisi Superstar will lead a drag makeup workshop at Le Funhouse on Saturday, June 7th at 7:00pm! Don’t miss it! RSVP here.
MIXTAPE: Getting ready with Sisi Superstar ~ a special selection of Sisi Superstar approved bops to get ready and practice your makeup skills!
Sisi Superstar’s Top 10 makeup essentials
1 - Got2b Glued Blasting Freeze Spray:
Freeze that style into place with got2b Blasting Freeze Spray. Spray through hair carelessly for that sexy, messy look or twist tips into spikes for outrageous hold that will last until your next shampoo. Only for stuck up styles and extreme rock hard hair.
2 - Morphe Continuous Setting mist:
A setting mist to defend your makeup artistry. This micro-fine mist sets liquid or powder makeup with a radiant finish. The continuous, air-powered spray delivers even and controlled application.
3 - NYX Vinyl Liquid Liner:
Rock and roll with NYX Professional Makeup pure shine Vinyl Liquid Liner! The extra fine, flexible brush ensures a flawlessly even line with every swipe.
4 -Sugarpill Cat Eye False Lashes:
These synthetic extra long lashes feature winged outer edges for an incredible cat eye effect.bNo look is complete without a pair of our luscious lashes!
5 - KVD Vegan Beauty Face Contour Palette
This contour palette revolutionized a technique once used only by makeup artists, making it easy to master no matter your skill level. The highly pigmented, silky, blendable powders blend effortlessly to flatter all skin tones and face shapes.
6 - Beauty Bay Eyn Bright Matte 42 Colour Palette
A collection of forty-two matte, rainbow-hued eyeshadows. Combining pinks, blues, greens, yellows and purples for bold, bright results, EYN Bright Matte 42 Colour Palette is the matte version of the ultimate colour spectrum collection. Each shade features intense pigment payoff and major staying power, enabling you to craft an infinite number of multidimensional looks.
7 - Derma Blend Professional Loose Powder:
A cult favorite of makeup artists and influencers, Dermablend Loose Setting Powder is the ultimate step to lock in makeup for up to 16 hours of smudge and transfer-resistant wear. This weightless micronized powder is an essential to flawlessly set foundation and concealer while mattifying skin.
8 - Ben Nye Luxe Powder (ice) Highlighter:
Ben Nye's Luxe Powders aren't your average loose pigments. These iridescent powders begin as fluffy, beautifully sheer colours when applied alone or on bare skin and transform with just a few drops of Liquiset into shimmering, metallic paints! Use these colours to set any creme colour base for intense, bold colour payoff!
9 - Elmer’s Disappearing Purple School glue:
To glue brows down!
Goes on purple and dries clear.
Washes easily off hands and out of clothes.
Non toxic and acid free!
10 - Kryolan TV paint stick
Successfully proven cream make-up in stick form. The special base of TV Paint Stick allows gentle make-up application that provides effective covering at the same time. - which makes this preparation indispensable for stage, film, TV, video work and more.