MAY 7-8, 2017
Sunday, May 7, 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Monday, May 8,  9:00 AM – 5:00 PM


2017 dates have been announced. Mark your calendars for May 7-8, 2017.

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Main Floor Seminars

Learn all the new trends for the seasons, techniques from Airbrush to FX and more at the Main Floor Seminars. Designed to inspire and inform, these seminars are presented by our sponsors and exhibitors, along with some of the biggest artists in the business. These complimentary events are seated on a first-come first-served basis and are included in admission to The Makeup Show.

Seminar A1st Floor
9:30-10:15Ebony and Ivory: A Flawless Face for Every Race - DeShawn Hatcher for Face Atelier
10:45-11:30Complexion Perfection - Drew Krake for It Cosmetics
12:00-12:45An Innovation in Artistry - Nicholas Lujan for MAKE UP FOR EVER
1:15-2:00Get the look “Fall 2017” - Viviana Martin for Kevyn Aucoin Beauty
2:30-3:15Smashbox Lighting Theory: Techniques for Set vs Social Media - Lori Taylor-Davis for Smashbox Cosmetics
3:45-4:30Complexion Correction - Eugenia Weston for Senna Cosmetics
4:45-5:30Pamper Your Client, Prepare Their Skin - Rosemary Gaudiuso for The Body Shop
Seminar B1st Floor
9:45-10:30Smart Brushes - Esterique Aidan for bdellium tools
11:00-11:45Men's Grooming - Angela Wilson for MustaeV
12:15-1:00Airbrush Like A PRO - Donyale McRae from Union Local 798 for Temptu
1:30-2:15Skin is in! Incorporating Gleam Body Makeup for a Flawless Finish - Melanie Mills for Melanie Mills Hollywood
2:45-3:30Detailing Bridal Beauty - Brian Sutherby for MUSE Beauty Pro
4:00-4:45From Face to Body: Contouring Perfection - Anabel Vargas for Alcone Co.
Seminar C2nd Floor
9:45-10:30Met Gala 2017: Charlotte Tilbury’s Red Carpet Secrets Recreated - Maria Riskakis for Charlotte Tilbury
10:45-12:00Feature Presentation
Ten Words For a Stronger Career - Michael Devellis for The Powder Group
12:30-1:15From Beauty to Fantasy, Power of a Brush Stroke - Athena Zhe for Graftobian Cosmetics
1:30-2:45Feature Presentation
Makeup Kit Breakdown - Kevin James Bennett
3:00-3:45Pioneering Beauty - Orlando Santiago for Guerlain
4:15-5:00Innovative Skincare Must-Haves for Every Makeup Artist - Konstantine Mironychev for Dr. Brandt
Seminar A1st Floor
10:00-10:45Editorial with Minerals. Truths and Misconceptions - Valerie Hernandez Garcia for Youndblood Mineral Cosmetics
11:00-11:45Art in Full Color - David Hernandez for Nigel Beauty Emporium
12:00-12:45Color Out Loud with L’Oréal Paris - Mirna Jose, L’Oréal Paris Pro Artist Lead for L’Oréal Paris
1:00-1:45Industry Essentials: Ultra HD - Nicholas Lujan for MAKE UP FOR EVER
2:00-2:45Playing with Texture and Colour - Kat Lopez for Inglot Cosmetics
3:00-3:45Are Highlight and Contour Dirty Words? - Nyla Olynyk for Smith Cosmetics
Seminar B1st Floor
10:15-11:00Rock ‘n’ Roll Makeup - Keri Blair for MAC Pro
11:15-12:00The Perfect Complexion for Dark Skin Tones - Valerie St Amand for BlackUp
12:15-1:00Epic Shine: Go Beyond Glow, Play With Liquid Textures - Angela Grigoryan for NYX Professional Makeup
1:15-2:00All The Essentials: Hot Products and Key Tools Every Artist Needs - Bethany Townes for Frends Beauty
2:15- 3:00Capture The Power of Color Theory - Sheila McKenna for Kett Cosmetics
3:15- 4:00Airbrush Bridal The Fast & Flawless Way - Frederick Sanders for Temptu
Seminar C2nd Floor
10:30-11:15T3…Perfect Tools to Master Perfect Hair - Amber Scudiero for T3 Micro
11:30-12:30Feature Presentation
Kollective Konsciousness - Ryan Mcknight for Kreative Kollective
1:00-2:00Feature Presentation
Quite a Character: Creation and Application of Broadway’s War Paint and Beyond – Angelina Avallone for The Makeup Show
2:30-3:15FLAWLESS SKIN FINISH with Celebre Pro HD - Merrell Hollis for MEHRON Makeup
3:30-4:15Braids & Big Hair - Nikki Avanzino for Amika