Creative make up contest
Avant garde Spring


Newcomer Make up Artists and  Pro make up artists

from  Europe

You are free in execution and interpretation. Make-up is your very personal and  creation! At least one element of your creation must reflect the theme.

We hope we have inspired you to take part.

One  Theme,  two   Categories

The first category is for * newcomers 

The second category  is for Pro  Make-up artists

* make up students of a school or who have graduated within 12 months of the competition date.


How to qualify

Return the sign-up form with four  pictures of your work

Pay the 80.- SFR   Sign up fee

Cut off date to sign up is the  12th April 2022

The judges will nominate 10 finalists in each category 

By 22 April 2022, the finalists will be announced

The finalists then have time until 12 June 2022 to prepare their creations, which they will then present in a show to be judged at the Hotel Schweizerhof in Lucerne, Switzerland  


Category  Make up student

  1st place 750 CHF

  2. Place  Products  worth  500 CHF

  3. Place  Products  worth  from 350 CHF

Category  Pro make up artist  

  1. Place 1000 CHF

  2. Place  Products  in worth  750 CHF

  3. Place  Products  in worth  500 CHF


  • 2 hours to complete the makeup on the day of competition

  • Only 20-25% of face painting is allowed

  • Mixed textures and mediums

  • The hair and nails can be prepared before 

  • Bodypainting is allowed but will not be given points

  • An extra point will be given if the Costume compliments to the look.



  • Quality and technique 1-10 points

  • Relevance to the theme 1-10 points

  • Use of color 1-10 points

  • Idea and concept  1-10 points

  • Entire look 1-10 points

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