The following books and magazines are my personal recommendations for anyone who is interested in learning more about makeup.
Stage make up by Richard Corson
The Makeup artists bible
Fashions in hair by Richard Corson
The ultimate hair style book. I could not do my job without it!
The technique of the Professional make-up artist by Vincent J-R Kehoe
Covers it all.
Body and Clothes by Rudolf Broby Johansen
About body and clothes
Bizarro aka Grand Illusions Vol. 1 and Vol. 2 by Tom Savini
Vol. 1. ASIN: 0911137009 Vol. 2.ASIN: 0911137076
The Splatter king's own book
Dick Smith's Do it your self Monster makeup book by Dick Smith
Good but simple book from the true Master.
Techniques of Three dimensional makeup by Lee Baygan.
Lots of good pictures. Maybe a bit old but still very interesting.
Behind the mask by Alan Hedgcock and Mark Salisbury.
Men, makeup and monsters by Anthony Timpone
Making Faces, Playing God by Thomas Morawetz
A very good magazine with very serious articles.
Makeup artist magazine
The only magazine that is for makeup artists only.
I don't read this one anymore but this is the mag that once got me started!