Meet Florida’s own Ofra Gaito founder of Ofra Cosmetics!

      Ofra Gaito, a CIDESCO Therapist and makeup artist, began her career in Johannesburg, South Africa in 1979. The CIDESCO diploma is recognized as the most advanced certification in the field of Esthetics and Beauty Therapy achievable. After the success or her first salon & spa, Ofra opened a second, both thriving throughout the 80′s. In the early 90′s, Ofra expanded her business to include products distribution for European cosmetic companies... Read More

Renny Vasquez set to take the keynote stage at The Makeup Show Orlando!

  As we prep for our final show of the year; The Makeup Show Orlando, we sat down with one of our extended Makeup Show family of makeup artists…Renny Vasquez, as he gets ready to take the keynote stage for: “Making it in Makeup” Saturday November 15, 3:00pm – 4:30pm. Read below as Renny tells us what he has been up  he got his start, what The Makeup Show means to him, and why making it in the beauty industry requires building lasting relationships. What’s... Read More

Meet our Orlando Face ChART winner Andrea Gallego!

The Makeup Show Orlando 2013 took place at The Peabody Hotel Orlando (now the Hyatt Regency Orlando). The show featured over 50 brands, live demo’s, seminars, keynotes with celebrity makeup and FX artists, and hands on workshops. The Makeup Show also featured its fan-favorite competition “Face ChART”. The Face ChART has become much more than just a tool. It is used to communicate to makeup artists clients, and it has become a canvas for expression and an outlet for complete... 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

WORK WITH WORLD-RENOWNED CELEBRITY MAKEUP ARTISTS at The Makeup Show Dallas!

A select number of dedicated artists will have the opportunity to learn from the best in the industry and catapult their careers to the next level!  The Makeup Show will be bringing its iconic series of hands-on workshops to its Dallas debut on September 27th and 28th.  Along with keynote presentations and seminars, the hands-on workshops at The Makeup Show will offer industry professionals the chance to work directly with some of the biggest names in the industry. Coaching... 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

Whats’s the beauty landscape in Houston Texas? Find out here!

The Makeup Show wanted to get an idea of the different beauty scenes in the great state of Texas. This time we sat down with owner and founder of Façade Beauty Corinne Williams as she gave us the beauty landscape in Houston Texas! Read below as we picked Corinne’s brain from everything from Houston signature makeup looks, to her top 5 best sellers.   Where do you reside?  In Houston TEXAS!!!  As the owner of Façade, what made you choose the beauty industry?   I’ve... Read More