Saturday, August 21, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Sunday, August 22, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Hilton Houston Post Oak
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.
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.
*The Main Stage is located in the Concord Room on the first floor.
Transcending Glamour: Fidel Gonzalez – Saturday August 21, 10:00am-11:30am
Fidel Gonzalez is taking over the beauty world. Whether his work with celebrities, international magazines or major beauty brands, he has a talent for making every client feel like a celebrity and look like a movie star. With his partner, Josh McIntyre, Fidel has managed to bring his experience as an artist and educator to every area of the makeup and beauty world including their agency, McIntyre Management, and their globally recognized publication, Xiox Magazine.
In this first Main Stage presentation for The Makeup Show, Fidel shares his secrets to giving glamour in any makeup situation. Knowing which products work best for high intensity situations from red carpet and celebrity appearances to holiday parties, weddings and editorial, allows you to choose the makeup must-haves to apply high performance makeup and use the perfect product and technique on every client. Watch and learn as Fidel shares the design process for giving a soft Hollywood glamour as well as sharing his secrets for application, last looks and career success on every level.
Artistry & Innovation: Roshar – Saturday August 21, 12:00pm-1:30pm
Roshar is an international makeup artist who is recognized for creating unforgettable looks. Roshar is a master renowned for incorporating a creative use of color and texture in all of his work. With editorials featured in publications, Roshar’s work captures the imagination and makes a strong impression. Roshar has developed a reputation for innovation and an understanding. In this first time keynote for The Makeup Show, Roshar takes the stage and shares his story and shows you one of the unforgettable makeups he has become known for.
Editorial Artistry: Danessa Myricks & Linh Nguyen – Saturday August 21, 2:30pm-4:00pm
Developing hair and makeup for editorial requires an eye for artistry and an advanced skill set. In this session, celebrity hair stylist and makeup artist Linh Nguyen and Danessa Myricks 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.
Image & Influence: Jordan Liberty – Sunday August 22, 10:00am-11:30am
In the professional makeup industry there are few artists who have managed to make a mark for themselves. Jordan Liberty has created his brand as a well-respected makeup artist, educator, photographer, and product developer through mastering the social media game and reaching the masses. In this main stage presentation Jordan will discuss the importance of social media, share his styles on creating and capturing unforgettable images, and offer advice for those looking to take their career to the next level. Jordan shows us strength and determination, he will inspire you to make your own makeup artist career one of influence.
Signature Style: Daniel Martin – Sunday August 22, 12:00pm-1:30pm
Acclaimed Makeup Artist Daniel Martin has become one of the most talked about men in makeup. Coveted by celebrities, copied by brides and watched with intense interest by the industry, Daniel has brought natural beauty back to the spotlight, elevated what it can be and inspired many to do the same. With an unmatched eye for beauty, New York- based Daniel Martin began his career apprenticing at an Aveda concept salon before teaching for the brand regionally. His work has been featured in British Vogue, Vanity Fair, and Harper’s Bazaar, and he was also one of two makeup artists to participate in the historic “All Black” issue of Vogue Italia, shot by photographer Steven Meisel. Martin counts Her Royal Highness, the Duchess of Sussex as his loyal client, as well as Elisabeth Moss, Jessica Alba, Gemma Chan, and Jessica Biel.
Reigniting your Career: James Vincent, Danielle Doyle, Terri Tomlinson, Julia Dalton-Brush, Racheal Adetayo & Melanie Mills – Sunday August 22, 2:00pm-3:00pm
In this professional beauty industry post-pandemic, there are so many new ways to reimagine, develop and curate a successful career. In a business that is constantly changing and was so heavily impacted, professional artists are making their money and making their mark in many different ways. Pursuing union work, starting brands and building education and service based business are allowing the bridal, editorial and commercial artists to stay strong and build a career on their own terms. In this session, this panel of successful artists offers insight, advice and understanding on making your own mark in the makeup and beauty industry.
Social Influence: Rich Lux – Sunday August 22, 3:00pm-4:00pm
Makeup has become a major presence in today’s mass media. The influence of social media and the impact of engagement have allowed makeup to be used to create careers in a variety of ways with countless opportunities. In this main stage presentation, Houston’s very own Rich Lux joins our Director of Artistry, James Vincent to offer some insight on how you can utilize modern marketing in your own brand and business. Rich will share his story to inspire you to take your own engagement to all new levels.