This is a guest post by Jenni Nagle of Lipgloss+Aftershave

Philadelphia, PA August 2, 2017. The 2018 Professional Makeup Challenge, hosted by The Skin Games and Skin Inc. Face & Body has asked Barry Eichner to host the competition held in San Jose, California on August 27 and 28, 2017.

“I am honored to take part in such an exciting industry event,” states Eichner, Co-Editor in Chief of lipgloss + aftershave, and owner of Barry Eichner Digital Media and Photography. “The competition itself demonstrates the remarkable skill industry professionals hold in creating customized looks, completely unique to their style. I know the power a professional makeup application holds for a woman’s confidence, I’ve been in this industry for over 20 years. We need to keep this trade growing and striving to be the best they can be.”

Contestants will choose from the following categories: Corrective, Bridal, and Avant-Garde.

“Barry was a natural choice for emceeing the challenge,” commented Alicia Negron-Pearson, Marketing and Branding Associate for The Skin Games. “The event is fun and exciting, and we needed someone with the same level of energy to keep the show entertaining. Barry was the obvious choice, with his extensive background in the industry and ability to make others feel at ease on stage.”

lipgloss + aftershave is a beauty and lifestyle blog owned and operated by Barry Eichner and Jenni Nagle. It is a destination for skincare industry professionals and consumers to take the guesswork out of navigating the beauty business.