Insight into Kat’s unique beauty perspective—and a peek behind the scenes at her shoot.
“Putting on makeup to me is a lot like meditation,” says makeup maven Kat Von D. “It’s an uninterrupted time where it’s just me, and I don’t have to think about anything. People make fun of me when I do one blue eye or one smoky brown eye. But I think if you take [makeup] too seriously, you kind of miss the point. It’s all about being creative and having fun. It's makeup, not childbirth!"