MAC Cosmetics senior vice president and creative director James Gager has created some of the most arresting images and products in color cosmetics. Who can forget the brand’s brilliant collaborations with Barbie and Dame Edna, to name just two, or the iconic images of its Viva Glam campaign. This year, Gager marks his 10th anniversary with MAC, a brand he’s helped propel to the number-one spot in prestige cosmetics. His work has inspired countless makeup artists, so to celebrate, we asked Gager to reveal who inspires him. Here, his standout makeup moments unveiled.
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"It's really hard sometimes. I think I have a reputation for being really tough and aggressive and pushy but I really am a very shy person who wants to be liked, and that's the conflict constantly. There's something that takes hold - I want people to like me, I don't want to be mean - but if I see something that just cries out to be answered, I go for it," says renowned NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell. (📷: @axeldupeux)