Catch up with AHS: Freak Show Department Head Eryn Krueger Mekash!

  Eryn Krueger Mekash has 28 years of television and film industry experience as a makeup artist and is diversified in beauty, makeup effects and design. Her credits cover a wide range of productions, including: Eat Pray Love, Whip It!, My Sister’s Keeper, Running With Scissors, and Alpha Dog. She also headed television series Glee, Nip/Tuck, Sabrina The Teenage Witch, Everybody Loves Raymond. Eryn started her career in the special makeup effects field, where she... Read More

Celebrity Artists Gather Together in ‘The City Beautiful’ for The Makeup Show Orlando!

Universally recognized as a platform for professionals at the top of their industry, The Makeup Show provides opportunities to connect with some of today’s newest looks and hottest artists at the main stage.  In addition, over 75 beauty brands and more than 30 keynote speakers and seminars are set to take over The newly renamed Hyatt Regency Orlando (formerly The Peabody Hotel Orlando) with the LARGEST pro-driven beauty event in the world on November 15 and 16.  The keynote... Read More

THE MAKEUP SHOW DALLAS MAKES A SUCCESSFUL DEBUT IN THE GREAT STATE OF TEXAS!

Nearly 4,000 attendees immersed themselves with more than 65 beauty brands, 50 keynote speakers, hands-on workshops, seminars, kit focus and career classes on September 27 and 28   The Makeup Show, which is owned and produced by Metropolitan Events & Productions, took place in Dallas, TX on September 27 and 28 and brought the great state of Texas more inspiration and education than ever seen before.  In its 1st year, The Makeup Show Dallas was held at Hyatt Regency Dallas... Read More

James Vincent’s Guide to The Makeup Show Dallas!

The Makeup Show continues to be the place for industry pros to come for inspiration, community and education and The Makeup Show Dallas is no different. If it is your first time at The Makeup Show the many educational opportunities available to you might seem a little overwhelming so we put this guide together to help you have a better handle on the situation. We know that having over 100 brands bringing the latest product at huge pro discount is exciting but Our suggestion is... Read More

The Legendary Mr. Billy B to take the main stage at The Makeup Show Dallas!

      The Makeup Show Dallas is almost one week away! Read below as we sat down with the one and only Mr. Billy B as tells us how he got his start in the industry, his approach on makeup artistry and his thoughts on what you need to do to make a name for yourself. Don’t miss Billy’s much anticipated keynote “Becoming your Brand” Sunday, September 28th  12:30–2:00 only at The Makeup Show.   What’s new in Billy B’s world since... Read More

Focus: An inside look with MAKE UP FOR EVER at The Makeup Show Dallas!

Inspiring Artists: An Inside Look with MAKE UP FOR EVER Ve Neill, Melanie Inglessis, and James Vincent Saturday, September 27th  1:30–3:00 In celebration of their 30th anniversary, MAKE UP FOR EVER has partnered with 30 elite makeup artists from all areas of the industry including celebrity, fashion, beauty, TV, film and theater to share the brand’s unique story through the eyes of the artists who helped shape it into a cult favorite for professionals and the public.   In... Read More

Get ready for “The Transformation of Makeup” with Johnny Lavoy at The Makeup Show Dallas!

  Johnny Lavoy is one of the most sought-after hair stylists in the industry and his editorial and teaching credits span the globe. As the Artistic Director and founder of Moda-Rey Salon & Spa–the West Hartford, Connecticut business he started 18 years ago–Johnny began to make a name for himself for his flawless hair and makeup applications. Over the last few seasons his impressive resume has made him a fixture during NY fashion week with clients including Michael... Read More

Go One on One with Empowerment Diva Crystal Wright!

  Crystal Wright is known as the Empowerment Diva, as she is known to get people “unstuck”. Author of The Hair Makeup Fashion Styling & Manicurist Career Guide.; Crystal has been in the industry for over 20 years playing an integral part in developing and elevating the careers of some of the most talented and successful Makeup, Hair, Fashion Stylists, Manicurists and Photographers known today. As an expert on career building and marketing for freelance styling professionals,... Read More

Get ready to “Get Next” with Michael DeVellis at The Makeup Show Dallas!

      Michael DeVellis knows what it takes to make a name for yourself in the beauty industry; as the founder of The Makeup Show, On Makeup Magazine, and The Powder Group  (to which he is Creative Director & Editor of On Makeup Magazine and Executive Director of The Powder Group.) Michael DeVellis has over 20 years of experience working with beauty brands, trade shows, events, publications, and artists. Read below as The Makeup Show goes One on One with this... Read More

The Makeup Show goes One on One with the legendary Eugenia Weston!

      Read below as The Makeup Show goes One on One with the one of the pioneers of the beauty industry;  Creative Director of Senna Cosmetics, Inc. and Celebrity Makeup Artist Eugenia Weston gives us insight into her prolific career and her upcoming keynote for The Makeup Show Orlando: Timeless Beauty.  You are a self-taught makeup artist and a legend in the industry, what challenges did you face as you were trying to break into the industry? Believe it... Read More