Ben Nye creates professional makeup you can rely on from trailer to set and onto the screen.
Since its birth in the golden age of Hollywood film, our brand has continued to evolve into an expansive collection of high-definition Foundations, Blush, Contours, Concealers, and Setting Powders, fine-tuned to meet the needs of artists.EXPLORE Film TV
Capture the essence of every character with products that will look their best through the standing ovation.
Creme and Cake Foundations, and accent colors developed specifically for live performance are essential for theatre, opera, musical theatre and dance.EXPLORE Theatre
Ben Nye Makeup will truly transform you into spooktacular characters and monsters
Professional Creme Wheels, Bloods, and Hair Colors have become artists’ most trusted way to create effects for character makeups that are ideal for Halloween.EXPLORE Halloween
Capture those “once in a lifetime moments” with a picture-perfect bride and groom.
Ben Nye MatteHD Foundations, Luxury Powders, Eye, Blush, and Lip Colors will ensure the entire bridal party looks their best throughout.EXPLORE Bridal
Our SFX products help artists create realistic injuries, conjure other-worldly creatures and bring fantasy to life.
FX Cremes, Bloods, Scar Wax, Latex and Grime FX colors are all designed with authenticity, essential for your SFX kit.EXPLORE SFX
Ben Nye’s classic products are perfect for drag performers who crave richly pigmented Foundations, Highlights, and Contours that allow for complete transformation of facial features.
Paired with our Eye Shadows, Blush, Lipsticks, and beloved setting powders, the creative possibilities for drag are endless.EXPLORE Drag
Create spectacular works of body art with our array of professional makeup products.
MagiCake Aqua Paints apply with water, and remain brilliantly durable on the skin once dry. Airbrush your masterpiece with gentle aqua-formula ProColor Paints, mixable with Final Seal for ultra durability.EXPLORE Bodypaint
From natural beauty to the bold and avant-garde, Ben Nye leads the way for editorial, runway and fashion.
Discover our kit-friendly Studio Color Palettes for Foundations, Blush, Eyes, and Lips with easily accessible, must-have shades at your fingertips.EXPLORE Fashion
Ben Nye has been a staple for makeup educators and aspiring artists for decades.
Our selections of comprehensive makeup kits, tools, and formulas provide creative individuals with the tools necessary to develop the skills and confidence it takes to be a well-rounded makeup artist.EXPLORE Education
Whether you’re a blue alien from deep in the galaxy, or want to transform into your favorite animated character, you can depend on the expert quality of Ben Nye to create your ultimate fantasy.
Cosplayers of all skill levels reach for our pigment-rich colors, including water-activated MagiCake Aqua Paints, and Creme FX products.EXPLORE Cosplay
Check out our blog, where you can learn tips and tricks for working with our products, and get inspiration for your next project.Articles & Videos
WHAT PEOPLE SAY
Ben Nye really can deliver to all mediums: from beauty in salons, bridal work, to stage, theatrical, special effects, and body makeup.
Andrew VelázquezMakeup Artist and Educator
Through the years, I’ve used Ben Nye on all the shows I’ve designed and worked on from Cirque Du Soleil to the Houston Ballet. The colors read so much deeper and truer, with staying power. I can’t get over how pigmented everything is!
Meghann MasonMakeup Artist and Educator
From my first Halloween clown makeups, to building my first FX kit, and now in my 20th professional year as a makeup artist, Ben Nye has provided essential products on the whole journey.