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How many times have you seen a photo of a model with amazing over the top eye makeup and sighed to yourself, 'I wish I could do that!' Well now you can! OK, you may never reach he dizzy heights of make up artists, but you should be able to create the perfect smoky eye or contour a cheek better with this kit. The Make Up Artist sketch book, £15.00 from the V&A lets you practise and work on your application skills- just like the pros do! It has a 22 colour palette, 16 make up brushes and pencils, a sketch pad, color chart wheel and a fully comprehensive guide. You can use the paper to sketch and plan key beauty looks and work on how to implement catwalk trend into everyday wear. Remember this is a practise kit, and it's not suitable for use on skin!

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