Danessa Myricks

A makeup Maverick who’s eye for photography has encapsulated her ideals of beauty. Inspired initially by the inner sphere of the beauty business, Danessa’s career hit the ground running at the corporate level, where she discovered her true passions aligned the trajectory towards artistry.  With insight and business structure intact, she noted the highest opportunities … Continued

Jordan Liberty

Jordan Liberty is a bicoastal American makeup artist, photographer, educator and personality. His iconic work has been seen on national television, along the catwalks at New York Fashion Week, in magazines worldwide and on his professional YouTube channel as a premium content creator (with a total social media reach of 500k+ followers). Liberty and his … Continued

Jill Glaser

Jill Glaser is a freelance media makeup artist. She received her formal training at Columbia College, Chicago, Illinois. Several renowned makeup artists, including Linda Mason and Eve Pearl from New York City, and Maurice Stein of Cinema Secrets, from Los Angeles, have also trained her. Jill is considered to be an expert in makeup and … Continued

Yaneek Proctor

Yaneek’s extensive expertise in makeup artistry and communications has extended for over 15 yrs. In the summer of 97′, her interest peaked as a journalistic writer for local magazines. During that time, she had the opportunity to interview entertainers, athletes, and local achievers. Yaneek’s passion for beauty, took her out of communications temporarily and to … Continued

Mario Tricoci

Italian-born Mario Tricoci began his career in Europe at an early age, rapidly advancing within his profession throughout the international beauty industry.  Mario launched his American hairstyling career in the Chicago area over 40 years ago and participated in numerous national and international competitions where he gained significant notoriety.  Today, Mario is globally recognized as a trend-setter … Continued

Michael DeVellis

As the founder of The Powder Group, The Makeup Show and On Makeup Magazine, Michael DeVellis has the inside track on what it takes to make it big in the makeup artist industry. His more than 20 years of experience working with hundreds of top artists, product lines, artist agencies, trade events, productions, and publications … Continued

Vivian Baker

Vivian Baker developed a love for makeup and began in her early 20’s as a working makeup artist in print and then extensively in commercials. She fell in love with creating characters for film which lead her to exclusively pursue work in the film world. As one of the few artists with both Prosthetic and Beauty … Continued

Gregory Arlt

Gregory Arlt is the Director of Makeup Artistry for MAC Cosmetics based out of Los Angeles. Born and raised in Los Angeles, he has been doing makeup professionally for over 25 years. He started out with a major in art history and theatre, and then began his makeup career at the prestigious Los Angeles boutique … Continued

Sian Richards

Siân was born in England second generation makeup artist to her Welsh father Hu Richards, and her maverick and creative mother Carmelina Ellul. She was on her first film set aged 2 and knew she wanted to be a makeup artist by the time she was 10. At 12 years old, Siân contacted the BBC … Continued

Erik Soto

Erik Soto is a world-renowned makeup artist who celebrates bold self-expression through fearless color and inspiring looks. With six years as lead artist on the Sephora PRO team, Erik led an elite group of the beauty retailer’s most talented makeup artists, and oversaw Sephora’s participation at high-profile events, including New York Fashion Week and the … Continued