Join The Kuala Lumpur International Beauty Week Makeup Competition

Unleash Your Creativity at Malaysia’s Largest Beauty Convention

In the world of beauty, makeup enthusiasts constantly seek opportunities to showcase their skills and push their creative boundaries. One such platform that allows individuals to shine is through participating in beauty contests.

This year Kuala Lumpur International Beauty Week will be having a Makeup contest with the theme Colour Splash! Sign up for the competition HERE.

View last year’s makeup contest below

These contests provide a unique opportunity for makeup lovers to explore various themes and unleash their creativity.

The Theme

Colour Splash

Participants are encouraged to experiment with bold and vibrant colours, daring techniques, and captivating combinations. This is the perfect chance to break free from conventional makeup norms and let your imagination run wild. From vivid blues and fiery reds to electric pinks and neon greens, the colour spectrum becomes your canvas. Step out of your comfort zone and embrace the striking hues that can transform your makeup into a masterpiece.

Judging criteria

Experiment with Colour Blocking

One technique participants can explore in a Coluor Splash-themed contest is colour blocking. This involves using contrasting colours in distinct sections of the face to create visually striking and graphic looks. For instance, you can play with contrasting shades on the eyes, cheeks, and lips, using vibrant hues to define each area and create a bold impact. Colour blocking allows you to sculpt and highlight different features of your face, showcasing your artistry and attention to detail.

Master the Art of Gradients

Gradients are another mesmerizing technique that can be incorporated into a Color Splash makeup look. By skillfully blending colours from one shade to another, you can achieve a seamless transition that adds depth and dimension to your overall appearance. Experiment with complementary or analogous colours to create eye-catching gradients on your eyes, lips, or even cheeks.

Creative Color Combinations

Let your creativity take flight by experimenting with unique pairings that catch the eye and evoke emotions. Combine shades that you wouldn’t traditionally think of using together, and watch as they harmonize and create a captivating visual impact. Whether it’s blending pastels with bold neons or juxtaposing warm and cool tones, the possibilities are endless. The key is to be fearless in your choices and trust your artistic instincts.

Express Your Individuality

One of the most remarkable aspects of participating in a beauty contest with a Colour Splash theme is the opportunity to express your individuality. Each participant can interpret the theme uniquely, bringing their personal flair and style to the forefront. Let your personality shine through your makeup looks, and don’t be afraid to take risks and showcase your distinct perspective. A Colour Splash contest celebrates diversity and encourages participants to embrace individuality, creating a rich tapestry of creativity and self-expression.

How to join

To join our makeup contest please fill in the form here. If you have been shortlisted you will receive an e-mail from Kuala Lumpur International Beauty Week confirming your participation. The closing date for entry is on the 1st of October 2023.

What will I win?

We will be giving away an award, cash prize and beauty products to the winners. Please stay tuned for updates.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q1: Who can participate in the makeup contest?

A: The makeup contest is open to anyone passionate about makeup, regardless of age, gender, or level of expertise. It’s a platform for makeup enthusiasts to showcase their skills and creativity.

Q2: How can I sign up for the makeup contest?

A: Sign up here. You will receive an e-mail from Kuala Lumpur International Beauty Week once your participation is confirmed.

Q3: Is there a registration fee for the makeup contest?

A: There is no registration fee, the contest is free to enter.

Q4: What are the judging criteria for the makeup contest?

A: The judging criteria include creativity, technique, interpretation of the theme, use of colours, originality, and overall execution.

Q5: How long do I have to complete the makeup?

A: You have 2 hours to complete the makeup on yourself or a model. A designated area will be provided for you to complete the makeup.

Q6: Can I do the makeup on myself or do I need a model?

A: We accept both makeup on yourself or a model.

Q7: Can I collaborate with other participants for the makeup contest?

A: Collaborations are not allowed. Contest is based on one makeup artist and one look.

Q8: Will my makeup look be shared or used by the contest organizers?

A: Footage of the makeup contest will be the property of Kuala Lumpur Beauty Week Sdn Bhd and will be used in promotional photos and videos.