“There was the ticket itself—which cost $500, not even for the best seat in the house—a few nights at the Sunset Tower, plus airfare from Sweden. All told, Linda Mehrens spent about $8,000 to watch Kim Kardashian get her makeup done on a Saturday last month. Credit Instagram. The social media platform has made women around the world aspire to the reality star’s glamorous look. And it’s helped catapult makeup artists from what was a position of relative obscurity in the 20th century to their own kind of celebrity today.” Read more at The Los Angeles Times.