Author Archives: cindyshute

She Wore A Red Wig

It’s not easy finding a long, HUMAN HAIR wig, in Chicago on short notice. So what do you do? Find a long, human hair, blonde wig and spend 5 hours tinting it red, cutting it and so on. Todd Baxter  is one of my favorite conceptual photographers to work with. He photographed the perfect LIVE BULL in […]

Bigger IS Better!

Photographer Nathan Smith nate@nathansmith6070 and I were sitting next to each other at Jeff Sciortino’s incredibly fun studio Christmas party, and he overheard us talking about how passionate I am about testing, specifically Editorial and Fashion. Reason being, two and a half years ago, when I began collecting tears, from the jobs I had done, I compiled two strong portfolios: Period & Humor and […]

1st Blog Post “Benefit Cosmetics,” I LOVE what I do!

How is it that I could do something that I LOVE SO MUCH? 2013 makes 30 years that I have been working in this AMAZING industry!  I am not able to drive more than a few blocks in the City of Chicago without having a memory of a photo shoot or something pertaining to hair and makeup.  I look […]