Special Make-Up Effects concentrates on the genre of horror characters and other special creations (fantasy, sci-fi, etc), giving tips about the materials, techniques, and 'tricks of the trade' necessary to create unique make-up effects.

This focused volume is a scaled-down version of Vincent Kehoe's encyclopedic reference for professional make-up artists. It contains new segments and photographs. This book shows how many of cinema's most famous characters and effects were developed. It gives students and make-up artists the techniques they need to perform their own magic.

chapter 1|16 pages

Make-Up Products and the Kit

chapter 2|22 pages

Special and Popular Characters

chapter 3|26 pages

Special Effects

chapter 4|26 pages

Casting and Molding

chapter 5|30 pages

Latex and Plastic Appliances