Melanie Mills

Emmy Award–winning makeup artist Melanie Mills is one of Hollywood’s leading style-makers and beauty consultants, known for her glamorous flair, supreme talent, and vivacious personality. Melanie’s journey to glitter and glam began in Thousand Oaks, California. Born to a family of intelligent, strong, and capable women – each style icons in their own right – … Continued

AJ Crimson

As a beauty expert and luxury cosmetics designer, AJ Crimson is one of today’s premier influencer in beauty, fashion, and entertainment. With an established reputation for clean yet luxe makeup and skin techniques, AJ’s attention to detail combined with his innovative and creative beauty solutions make him first choice for artists, celebrities and magazines across … Continued

Ruby Polanco

Ruby Polanco, founder & CEO of Ruby Makeup Academy, believes that anyone can be in her shoes.  Coming from humble roots, it’s her philosophy on life and business that makes her the millionaire entrepreneur she is today. As a child, Ruby was never taught to dream big.  And for a long time she didn’t.  But … Continued

Merrell Hollis

Merrell Hollis is a quiet storm that has influenced our perception of the exquisite. As a make-up artist and grooming expert, his creativity has catalogued mediums, models, innovators, celebrities and legends alike. His hands have effortlessly molded the images of an entirely new pop civilization of music, culture and the new black elite. His indomitable … 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