The character/prosthetic competition theme, X-Men Mutants, pays tribute to Mike Elizalde, a keynote speaker for this year's London IMATS and a Los Angeles-based make-up designer who worked on X-Men: The Last Stand.
The competition is open to students of a recognized make-up school and to those who graduated 12 months prior to the competition. Make-Up Artist will only accept competition entries postmarked by May 22, 2009.
Eight competitors will be selected for each competition. Cash and/or prizes will be awarded to first-, second- and third-place winners for each competition.
Go to www.makeupartistshow.com/competitions.html for complete information and a link to the form that must be filled out in order to compete.
- Beauty School covered the winners of the London IMATS in this story.