Sunday, October 6, 2019

9:00AM - 5:00PM

Check out Miss Fame on our Main Stage!


Learn from legendary artists making an impact on our industry’s past, present and future at our Main Stage Presentations. These not-to-miss sessions allow artists and industry insiders at all levels of the industry to watch, listen and learn. The Main Stage is a must for the attendees who want to learn how to advance their own artistry and careers. 

*Main Stage presentations are included in your show ticket.


Beauty Driven: Ashunta Sheriff – 10:00am11:30am

With over 20 years in the beauty industry, makeup artist, Ashunta Sheriff has made a name for herself by mastering the art of makeup and has managed to change the game. With an understanding of both beauty and business, Ashunta has separated herself from other artists by using the less is more makeup approach on some of the most famous faces in the world while managing to forge the way for fresh, new beauty looks. Her passion and drive have allowed her to keep moving forward and gained her a position in the industry that is unlike anyone else. In her return to The Makeup Show stage, Ashunta will share her thoughts on how to build your own beauty brand and name while maintaining your own ideals and integrity. She will speak on the importance of surrounding yourself with the right people to push you further. She will shed some light on how to make your own artistry celebrity-worthy and share her technique for developing her signature contour and glowing makeup look. Let Ashunta inspire you to look beyond the images that we are inundated with and the carbon copy makeup techniques that flood the internet. She will guide you to develop your own signature style and help you to become part of this new makeup movement of individual beauty.


Editorial Artistry: Linh Nguyen & Lijha Stewart – 12:45pm – 2:15pm

Developing hair and makeup for editorial requires an eye for artistry and an advanced skill set. In this first time session, celebrated hair stylist and makeup artist Linh Nguyen and Lijha Stewart take to the stage to share their insight on editorial. They will offer advice on how to work in this exciting area of the industry while sharing their inspirational editorial beauty work they’re known for.



Beauty Mark: Making An Impact In Artistry: Miss Fame – 2:30pm-4:00pm

Making an impression in a competitive industry is not easy. Making your mark in multiple industries on an international level seems impossible. Model, recording artist, performer and makeup artist, Miss Fame has done just that and managed to capture the collective imagination in the process. Miss Fame continues as trend-setter and a ground- breaker to make an impression with all she does. With an always impressive drive, talent, and a constant vision, Miss Fame is doing it all on an international level. Miss Fame, whose real name is Kurtis Dam-Mikkelsen, will share the story of what led him from San Louis Obispo to the world of modeling and makeup. He will demonstrate the skill and revel the secrets that go into his internationally recognized makeup applications. Watch a Master at work and witness the art of transformation. Miss Fame/Kurtis will answer questions, offer advice, and inspire you to develop your own style, find your own success, and make your own way in this beauty business.



Momentum Session – A series of lectures with Master Artist and Industry Experts designed to engage you on a personal level. Listen and learn from the best in the business as they bring you through an intimate seminar style class with a lot of content to elevate your artistry and career through discussion, demonstration, and participation. Each session is for 90 minutes in an intimate setting. Designed for those artists wanting more in-depth information on the topic, but without the hands-on segment.

$35 each.

*Please note, this is not a hands-on class, but a demo will be provided and attendees will observe and participate in all sessions.

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Danessa Myricks head shot 12/20/2016Serving Glamour: Danessa Myricks Studio 1, 9:30am-10:45am – $35

Knowing which products work best for high intensity situations from red carpet and celebrity appearances to holiday parties and weddings, allows you to choose these makeup must haves to apply high performance makeup and use the perfect finishing product on any client you are working with. Watch and learn as we breakdown the design process for giving glamour as well as sharing industry secrets for application and the finishing touches.



Understanding Avant-Garde: Lijha Stewart Studio 1, 11:15am-12:30pm – $35

New and unusual or experimental ideas, especially in the arts, or the people introducing them is the definition of Avant-Garde. An important piece to understand, if you want to take your makeup to exciting places, watch as we bring you through unexpected applications beyond beauty and share some of the tools and techniques to help you bring the unexpected to your own makeup.




Bethany Townes Head Shot 12/20/2016Tools of the Trade: Bethany Townes Studio 1, 1:00pm-2:15pm – $35

Every job requires its own set of tools. With more options than ever, choosing the right instrument can seem impossible. In this intimate intensive session, Brush Expert Bethany Townes will bring you through the process of choosing the correct brush hair, size, and shape. We will bring you through the process of building a brush and how to choose the right one based on your own needs. Gain insight on how you can maximize your potential to complete a job with minimum means by discerning which implements can make any makeup look its most excellent.



Bethany Townes Head Shot 12/20/2016A Stronger Foundation: Bethany Townes Studio 1, 2:45pm-4pm – $35

Foundation and complexion products have become one of the most important parts of any application. With more choices than ever, knowing how to meet your client’s needs and make better decisions allows you to become a stronger artist. A Stronger Foundation takes a look at the options available for complexion and get an understanding for the how, when and why in choosing the proper products.





Experience our 2 seminar stages created for artists to learn the new trends for the season and the techniques from Airbrush, Beauty, FX and Body Art. These seminars are presented by our sponsors and exhibitors along with 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 Stage A
10:00am-11:30pmBeauty Driven Ashunta Sheriff for The Makeup Show
11:45pm-12:30pmMakeup and Make Money James Vincent for LimeLife by Alcone
12:45pm-2:15pmEditorial Artistry Lijha Stewart & Linh Nguyen for The Makeup Show
2:30pm-4:00pmBeauty Mark: Making an Impact in Artistry Miss Fame for The Makeup Show
Seminar Stage B
9:45am-10:30am101 Brush Techniques Bethany Townes for Crown Brush
10:45am-11:30amHealthy Skin: The True Foundation Rosalba Martone for Perricone MD
11:45am-12:30pmTEMPTU: Six Simple Steps to Buttery Skin Tanya Deemer for Temptu Pro
12:45pm-1:30pmComplexion Must Haves Viviana Martin for Kevyn Aucoin
1:45pm-2:30pmFrom Beauty to FX Fee Fromkin for Mehron
2:45pm-3:30pmEnhancing Beauty Through the power of Superfoods Jennifer Yen for YENSA Beauty
*presenters, topics and schedules subject to change.

This specifically designed area offers a demo stage for artists to be introduced to new product, practice and improve their makeup skills. Explore with product provided by The Makeup Show brands and interact in this fun environment under the guidance of brand experts and The Makeup Show team of experienced artists.

Touch it. Try it. Chart it. Apply it. Photograph it.

*Demo Stage entrance is included in your show ticket.

Demo Stage A
10:00am-11:00amPOP Zombie! Lihja Stewart for Ruby May Cosmetics
11:15am-12:15pmMastering the Glitter Application Brittany Clinkscale for The Glitter Express
12:30pm-1:30pmColor Your World With Hemp Infused Cosmetics Magen Grays for Pacifica Beauty
1:45pm-2:45pmStrange Beauty Becky Curl for Kryolan Professional Make-up
Demo Stage B
10:15am-11:15am"Brows, Lashes & Lips for the girl on the go!" Dia Starr for Elegacy Boutique
11:30am-12:30pmNaturally Flawless - Mastering the No Makeup Makeup Skin Angela Wilson for MustaeV
12:45pm-1:45pmEssential Out of Kit FX JD Kraemer for Alcone Company
2:00-3:00Your Skin for the Win; Prepping Your Skin for a Flawless Makeup Look Julia Dalton-Brush for B3, Brush Beauty Balm

*Presenters, topics and schedules are subject to change
*Tickets and all Hands-On-Workshops and Momentum in Sessions are and non-refundable and non-transferable.
*If you have already purchased your show ticket and would like to add classes, please EMAIL US or call 212-242-1213.