Saturday, October 1, 2022 – 9am-5pm
Sunday, October 2, 2022 – 9am-5pm
Hyatt Regency Long Beach – 200 S Pine Ave, Long Beach
The Makeup Show offers several different types of education including Main Stage Presentations, IN The Studio Workshops, Momentum Sessions, Seminar Stages and Demo Stage. Please check below for our education schedules. More updates coming soon. We also offer experiences such as Artists United.
Learn from legendary artists making an impact on our industry’s past, present and future at our live Main Stage. The Main Stage is a must for the attendees who want to learn how to advance their own artistry and career.
*Main Stage presentations are live and included in your show ticket.
Making Up: James Molloy – Saturday October 1, 10:30am-12pm
As one of the most talked about makeup artist in our industry in the last few years, James Molloy continues to redefine modern beauty. With an impressive resume that includes celebrities, international fashion and beauty and developing a brand that every artist wants, James Molloy has made a name for himself as an artist, entrepreneur and educator. His company MYKITCO continues to change the way we look at tools.
For his first time on The Makeup Show California’s Main Stage, James will share his inspiring story and show you how he creates his unforgettable looks. He will offer insight on choosing the right tool, take you through his process and talk about building your name in a competitive industry. Whether your work is in bridal, television or editorial, this is a presentation not to be missed.
The cultural shift that has taken place over the last few years has made a major impact on the beauty industry. As artists we have an incredible opportunity to take a fresh look at our existing landscape and explore all of the possibilities available to us. In this session we will revisit the title of “Makeup Artist”, and examine some new ways for artists to build their businesses and brands. We will refine where we delegate our energy, strategically targeting specific tools/skills to practice, update, etc. We will help you better understand the difference between being an artist that is Acceptable vs. Unique vs. Exceptional. In this panel we will examine and explore these three levels of being through the lenses of Artistry, Marketing, Portfolio and more. Don’t miss the chance to learn from the experts and see the unlimited potential this industry allows.
Hollywood Insider – Working in Television and Film: Tym Buacharern – Saturday October 1, 3:30pm-4:30pm
Working in television and film is an exciting and rewarding opportunity in the makeup industry. Our Union artists work hard to deliver impeccable work in a stressful environment and their talent and dedication helps to move the industry and culture forward. With more production roles then ever and more union positions available, navigating the various duties and responsibilities of television work and/or film requires a real understanding. Recognizing all that’s needed to land a position, building the right skill set, to gaining the knowledge for many new requirements; the substantial ins and outs of the industry can be overwhelming.
The definition of “Makeup Artist” is constantly evolving. It is a title that no longer means simply someone who applies makeup. We now see ourselves in an industry that allows the possibility of using our knowledge and skills in immeasurable ways to make a living. One of the most rewarding and lucrative areas available in the modern makeup industry is working with a brand.
In this first time Makeup Show session, Danessa Myricks and Lijha Stewart bring forward their combined experience with iconic brands including Becca, Benefit, It Cosmetics, MAKE UP FOR EVER, and Morphe, as well as Danessa Myricks Beauty to offer insight into this exciting makeup arena. In this session you will learn how to land, and work with makeup brands. Understanding the who’s who of production, navigating working on video & still sets, multitasking, and camera retouching. Do not miss the chance to learn from these two and develop an entirely new pillar of your makeup career.
Beyond Beauty: Michael Anthony – Sunday October 2, 12:30pm-2pm
Recognized for his bold artistic choices, ability to perfect complexion and unconventional ideas that elevate makeup and the creative thought process. Michael Anthony is that rare artist whose makeup makes an immediate impact. As one of today’s most influential working artists, Michael has an understanding of building a career in beauty that is both influential and art-filled while making an indelible mark in this beauty business. For his first time on The Makeup Show California’s Main Stage, Michael will share his unique style and ability to create influence with authenticity that characterizes artistic talent.
Michael will inspire you to go beyond the ordinary while introducing some new ideas you can put into practice in your own work. He will push you to find your muse, offer thoughts on the importance of diversity, speak about his iconic work featured in music videos, editorial, advertising and immediate media sensation looks on celebrities such as Katy Perry, Kim Petras, Ariana Grande and so many others.
Listen and learn as Michael inspires you to take your own application to a place that will achieve legendary artistic status with authenticity, integrity and unforgettable makeup.