Well, there are zillions of kinds/types of makeup out there, and the makeup artist that we usually use has several giant tackle boxes full of stuff....
However when we don't use him, we carry our own small box with a few different bases, powders, etc., and in both television and theatre you will find that Max Factor pancake makup TAN 2 COOL 5 is pretty much a staple.
It's easy to apply, and that particular color/shade is often appropriate for a surprisingly wide range/group of talent, especially Caucasian males.
You should probably have someone who really knows their makeup help you put together a small kit... but Tan 2 will definitely be in there.
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