David Hernandez

David Hernandez has been in the industry for over 20 years. Known as one of the most inspiring make-up artist educators, he loves what he does. He started his profeshion in the world of theater where he fell in love. He worked for Make Up For Ever as their Pro educator. He decided to leave … Continued

Daven Mayeda

Daven knew at a very early age that he wanted to be an artist. He spent his childhood exploring ways to be creative which resulted in an interest in drawing, painting, calligraphy, and composing classical music.   Daven began has a hairstylist and makeup artist working on the island of Oahu, Hawaii but eventually relocated to Los … Continued

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

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