Sunday, March 21, 2021 - 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM




*Presenter, topics, and schedules are subject to change


Learn from legendary artists making an impact on our industry’s past, present and future at our Main Stage. 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.

*The Main Stage is located in the BLVD Ballroom on the first floor.


Image & Influence: Jordan Liberty – 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 – 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.


Making It In Makeup: Renny Vasquez – 2:00pm-3:30pm

In our competitive beauty industry: talent, drive and tenacity is essential to success.  Navigating your career and social media while maintaining your integrity and authenticity can seem overwhelming. Makeup Artist, Renny Vasquez has managed to make a name for himself in NYC, the DMV, and internationally by bringing his brand of artistry from coast to coast. Using social media,  artist events and an impressive work ethic to spread his beauty message, Renny has become a go-to for celebrities and a favorite among artists. With clients including Jennifer Hudson, Serena Williams, Gabrielle Union and Chrissy Teigen are just to name a few on his resumé. Renny is an artist of influence representing a number of brands and bringing his vision and voice to numerous platforms. Watch and learn as Renny speaks about his own story, shares his ideas on what things you can do to put your own career on the fast track and the important relationship between art and influence along with an example of the beautiful makeup for which he is known for.


Our IN the Studio classes provide an educational experience to artists of all levels to help refine their makeup skills and elevate their artistry and career in an intimate setting. Each class allows attendees to listen and learn through demonstration, coaching, discussion and practice hands-on while receiving informative feedback from their instructor. Registrants will also have the opportunity to use different products from brands that will be participating at the show.

*Registrants will receive a certificate of completion for each class.

*IN the Studio attendees must bring their own brush set, all other products supplied.

*IN the Studio registration is in addition to your show ticket. You will have the option to register for a class when you purchase your show ticket. 

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Color for Correction & Creation: Yvonne MacInnis

Studio 1, 9:00am-12:00pm – $135

Class Level: Beginner

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Theory allows us to understand how colors react to each other and how our eyes see that reaction. This reaction is the basis of all makeup design. Color theory applied in beauty makeup lets us enhance certain features like eye color, make educated choices to correct discoloration in the skin tone or skin imperfections. Major issues like under eye darkness or distraction, helps create a unique and an impactful end result.

You will learn:

– Learn how to make your own foundations

– Customize colors to design the best looks for your client

– Develop your eye to see how color theory applies to all aspects of your work


Hair Styling 101: Linh Nguyen

Studio 2, 9:45am-12:45pm – $135

Class Level: Beginner

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Master Hair Stylist Ling Nguyen – World-renowned expert and educator, known for his editorial artistry and celebrity work.

Success in today’s industry demands that makeup artists have at least a minimum knowledge of hair styling. In this hands-on workshop session, you will learn some simple terminology and dry styling techniques from an established industry expert who understands the demands of creating the perfect style for any occasion.

You will learn:

– Skills for the basic blowout and hair assessment

– Gain an understanding of curling techniques and tools

– Watch and try some simple styles under the guidance of an expert


In the Details: James Molloy

Studio 1, 1:00pm-4:30pm – $185

Master Class

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James Molloy – Global Rimmel Ambassador, MYKITCO. Co-founder and World-renowned makeup Artist and Educator

Think Tank – our advanced education sessions combine seminar style learning, hands-on workshop experience and question & answer in an intimate environment with a master artist.

Global Rimmel Ambassador, MYKITCO. co-founder and world-renowned Makeup Artist and Educator, James Molloy is an artist with an unmatched understanding the importance of developing and detailing your work to make it impactful. This Think Tank Advanced Master Class with James will bring you through the design, decision making and makeup application that will help you stand out. He will also demonstrate and lead you through a hands-on workshop where you will learn to look at the fine details of a finished look that allow you to perfect your makeup for each client.

You will learn:

– The process and questions for a better application

– The tools and technique for applying and finishing

– A deeper understanding for creating makeup that helps you stand out and make impact



Detail Your Work: Paloma Romo

Studio 2, 1:15pm-4:15pm – $135

Class Level: All Levels

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Perfecting your technique, detailing your work and understanding control and precision in beauty makeup applications for everything from bridal to red carpet, commercial work to film, television and print is essential for becoming a well-known and well-respected artist. In this workshop, you will learn to create and apply precise and perfected makeup while developing an understanding of the fundamentals of each area of the face for every application.

You will learn:

– Explore questions and answers that will lead you to precise and perfect applications
– Build a better understanding of how every choice and administration of color affects the end result
– Master the precision, placement and application that allows you to become a better artist



Momentum Session – A series of lectures with Master Artists 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. 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. Momentum Sessions are in addition to your show ticket. You will have the option to register for a session when you purchase your show ticket. 

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Marketing Me: Strategies for Success in the Freelance Career: Lijha Stewart

Studio 3, 9:30am-10:30am – $35

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Having an understanding of how marketing works and what it can do for your career is even more crucial when you have your own business. In this session, we will explore the smartest ways you can use social media to set a plan into place, wow potential employers, prospective clients and possible agents to put your career in better motion.



Editorial Edge: Paloma Romo

Studio 3, 11:00am-12:00pm – $35

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Defining editorial, designing editorial and elevating your work to an editorial level, are an important way for any artist to better develop their skill. Understanding which product allows you to work with and every editorial concept is as important as understanding the process itself. Learn what must-haves make editorial work easier and allow you to meet any makeup challenge. Listen in as we share the secrets to breaking into editorial and making that skill level part of every application.



Serving Glamour: Yvonne MacInnis

Studio 3, 12:30pm- 1:30pm – $35

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Knowing which products work best for high intensity situations from red carpet and celebrity appearances to holiday parties and weddings, allow 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.


Hair & Beyond: Linh Nguyen

Studio 3, 2:00pm-3:00 pm – $35

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As a working artist, having even a basic understanding of hair styling is essential for success in today’s makeup business. In this important Momentum Session, you will learn some simple styling techniques for a basic blowout, curl and a bridal updo. You will better understand the work and skills that are needed of a hair stylist or try these techniques yourself.


Skin Games: Felicia Walker

Studio 3, 3:30pm-4:30pm – $35

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Thanks to our obsession with social media, the demand for perfect skin is at an all-time high. Skincare for the Working Makeup Artist is a career essential. This session is your guide to elevating your makeup artistry and increasing your value through skincare education, tips, techniques and products. Go beyond makeup artistry by adding this invaluable skill set to your kit. The “must-attend” class will equip you with information and expertise that will amplify your artistry and establish a point of difference between you and your competition. Skincare education and makeup application go hand-in-hand. This session will transform your artistry.



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.

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*These complimentary events are seated on a first-come first-served basis and are included in admission to The Makeup Show.

Seminar Stage A
9:45am-10:45am Bright Lights, Big Glamour Danielle Doyle for The Perfect Face
11:00am-11:45am Preparing Your Skin For a Flawless Makeup Application Lijha Stewart for B3, Brush Beauty Balm
12:00pm-12:45pm Glamcor 101 Rose Tavarez for Glamcor Global
1:00pm-1:45pmThe Secrets to treating & Concealing Acne-Prone Skin Rosalba Martone for Perricone MD
2:00pm-2:45pm The Beginning of Beauty Lara Michelle for Lara Michelle Cosmetics
3:00pm-3:45pmRed Code Solange Rivera for Solange Makeup
Seminar Stage B
9:30am-10:15am Red Carpet Ready Paloma Romo for Marxi Beauty Store
10:30am-11:15amPreparing Your Space, Preparing Your Face James Vincent for Rebels and Outlaws
11:30am-12:15pmTattoo Cover Up Jordan Plath for Kryolan
12:30pm-1:15pmMakeup and Make Money James Vincent for LimeLife for Alcone
1:30pm-2:15pmTEMPTU: Hollywood's Secret Weapon in the Age of Ultra HD Tanya Deemer for TEMPTU Pro
2:30pm-3:00pmThe Makeup Show Houston Competition Winner Announcement James Vincent presents TMS Finalist for The Makeup Show
3:15pm-4:15pm Glamour Girls: Women in the Industry Melanie Mills, Danielle Doyle and Angela Wilson for The Makeup Show



This specifically designed area offers a demo stage for artists to be introduced to new product, practice and improve their makeup skills.

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

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*Demo Stage entrance is included in your show ticket.

Demo Stage A
9:00am-11:00amFantasy FX, Creature Creation Zachry Smith for The Makeup Show
11:15am-1:30pmThe Makeup Show Houston Competition Final Round Final Contestant #1 for The Makeup Show
1:45pm-2:45pmBodypainting and Fashion: The illusion of painting clothes J. Vargas for Vargas Beauty
3:00pm-4:00pmColor Me Confident! Yvonne MacInnis for Evada Beauty
Demo Stage B
10:00am-11:00amNaturally Flawless - Mastering the no makeup makeup skin Angela Wilson for MustaeV
11:15am-1:30pmThe Makeup Show Houston Competition Final Round Final Contestant #2 for The Makeup Show
1:45pm-2:45pmSpring Forward: New Takes on Classic Motifs JD Kramer for Alcone
3:00pm-4:00pm The Ultimate Skin Care Routine with Good Molecules Lijha Stewart for Nuestro Secreto

*Presenters, topics and schedules are subject to change
*Tickets, IN the Studio classes and Momentum Sessions are non-refundable and non-transferable
*If you have already purchased your show tickets and would like to add classes please EMAIL US or call 212-242-1213