Bethany Townes

Bethany’s fascination with the art of makeup began in 2006 with a small part-time job at a cosmetic counter. Never could she have imagined experiencing such an immediate connection to something as simple as applying mascara or rouging a cheek, or that it could evolve into her life’s passion and current full time career. Quickly her … Continued

Danessa Myricks

Forced to start a new career due to corporate downsizing Danessa Myricks decided to take her hobby of experimenting with makeup and turn it into a career. Her reputation as an artist with a very clean, unique style has afforded her the opportunity to work with a broad clientele of beauty, hair and music companies … Continued

Kathy Aragon

Kathy Aragon is an accomplished makeup and hair artist with more than a decade of professional experience for both broadcast, print media and red carpet appearances. Her work has appeared in outlets including Elle, Glamour, CosmoGirl!, People, Complex, and New York Magazine as well as HDTV appearances for media personalities and clients such as Anderson … Continued

Orlando Santiago

Orlando Santiago is an International Trade and Marketing graduate of the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT).  He began his career as a freelance makeup artist at Christian Dior, where he advanced to become the regional makeup artist for the Central and Northern region of Florida in just a few years.  He is fluent in Spanish.  … Continued

James Vincent

As Director of Education and Artistry for The Makeup Show, The Powder Group and the WWD Beauty Inc Award winning Ardency Inn, James is fortunate enough to work with makeup lines and makeup artists at all levels of the industry. Over the years James Vincent’s passion for the art of makeup has included nearly every … Continued

Crystal Wright

Crystal Wright was working as a sales rep at Xerox in Los Angeles when she met the photographer who would change the direction of her life forever. Less than a year later she would find herself managing the careers of photographers, makeup artists, hair and fashion stylists in the agency that bore her name. As … Continued