Sunday, May 2, 2021 9:00 AM – 6:00 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.

Beyond Beauty: Einat Dan – 10:00am-11:30am

Recognized for her bold and artistic choices, her ability to perfect complexion, her unconventional ideas and creativity, Einat Dan is that rare artist who’s makeup makes an immediate impact. As one of the most influential artists and Educators working today, Einat has an understanding of building a career in beauty that is both influential and art-filled while making an indelible international mark in the fashion, film and body art business. In this first time keynote, Einat takes to the stage to share her story, her unique style, and her ability to create influence with authenticity that characterizes her artistic talent beyond the basic confines of makeup.
Einat will inspire you to go beyond the ordinary while introducing some ideas you can put into practice in your own work. She will push you to find your muse, offer her thoughts on the importance of self-expression, and demonstrate her award winning style. Listen and learn as Einat inspires you to take your own application to a place that will achieve legendary Artistic status.


Making Up: James Molloy – 12:00pm-1:30pm

As one of the most talked about makeup artists in our industry in the last few years, James Molloy continues to redefine modern beauty. With an impressive resume that includes celebrities, international fashion and beauty and developing a brand that every artists wants, James Molloy has made a name for himself as an artist, entrepreneur and Educator. His company MYKITCO continues to change the way we look at tools.
In his first time at The Makeup Show, James will share his inspiring story and show you how he creates his unforgettable looks. He will offer insight on choosing the right tool, take you through his process and talk about building your name in a competitive industry. Whether your work is in bridal, television or editorial, this is a presentation not to be missed.


The Magic of Makeup: Kabuki – 2:00pm-3:30pm

Magazine covers, fashion week runways, music videos, celebrities and iconic shows like Sex and the City are just a few of the amazing credits on the resume of the one and only Kabuki. His work has inspired countless artists. His artistic style and exciting approach truly captures what makeup is and can be. Join us as Kabuki comes back to The Makeup Show NY and shares his story that led him from NYC Club Kid to world-renowned makeup artist. Watch the master at work. Let Kabuki inspire you as he takes you through his creative process and pushes you to become the artist you always wanted to be.




The Feature Stage is located on the 2nd floor.

Boost your beauty business game! with award winning Entrepreneur: Melanie Burnicle – 10:45am-11:45am





Meet the Makeup Museum- Exhibitionist Tendencies: Doreen Bloch, Caitlin Collins, and Rachel Goodwin – 2:00pm-3:00pm

Dedicated to the past, present, and future of makeup, The Makeup Museum celebrates all of what our industry is and can be. Meet the people behind The Makeup Museum and what you can expect from this important new exhibition, event, and interactive space.


Girls Interrupted: Monae Everett, Michela Wariebi and Deshawn Hatcher – 3:15pm-4:15pm

Join this VIP panel all about women standing strong and taking their place in the industry. Listen as they discuss how to develop your career in the New York City.





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. All IN the Studio classes are non-refundable and non-transferable. 

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Orlando Santiago head shot 12/19/2016Flawless Beauty: Orlando Santiago

Studio 1, 9:30am-12:30pm – $140

Class Level: Early Stage to Advanced

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Today’s clients are expectations are higher than ever and modern cameras are increasingly unforgiving with new modern technology. In this competitive industry, it is essential that you create makeup that is not only impactful but it must be perfect in every aspect of your application. In this class, 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



Bridal Makeup: A Beautiful Business: Kevin James Bennett 

Studio 2, 10:00am-1:00pm – $140

Class Level: Intermediate to Advanced

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Bridal makeup artists require a specific skill set to gain success in this extremely lucrative section of the beauty industry. Your artistry and business skills must be on-point. This three hour, hands-on bridal boot camp presents real-world solutions to maximize your earning potential, build a stronger portfolio & skill set, and become a leader in your bridal market.

You will learn:

– Learn to market the services you offer, pricing and the creation of beautiful Bridal Makeup

– Cover classic bridal looks, themed weddings and current bridal trends

– Master techniques and tricks to elevate your bride’s appearance and make it last all day

– Learn to provide exceptional services on the most important day of your client’s life


Hair Styling 101: Linh Nguyen

Studio 1, 1:00pm-4:00pm – $140

Class Level: Beginner

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Master Hair Stylist Linh 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


Color for Correction & Creation: Lijha Stewart

Studio 2, 1:30pm-4:30pm – $140

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




Momentum Session – A series of lectures with Master Artist 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.

$40 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, 10:00am-11:00am – $40

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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.


Understanding Avant-Garde: Yvonne MacInnis

Studio 3, 11:30am-12:30pm – $40

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New and unusual or experimental ideas, especially in the arts, or the people introducing them is the definition of Avant-Garde. An important piece to understand, if you want to take your makeup to exciting places, watch as we bring you through unexpected applications beyond beauty and share some of the tools and techniques to help you bring the unexpected to your own makeup.


Skin Games: Felicia Walker

Studio 3, 1:00pm-2:00pm – $40

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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.


A Stronger Foundation: Yvonne MacInnis

Studio 3, 2:30pm-3:30pm – $40

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Foundation and complexion products have become one of the most important parts of any application. With more choices than ever, knowing how to meet your client’s needs and make better decisions allows you to become a stronger artist. A Stronger Foundation takes a look at the options available for complexion and get an understanding for the how, when and why in choosing the proper products.


Danessa Myricks head shot 12/19/2016Social Strategy – Influence in Action: Danessa Myricks

Studio 3, 4:00pm-5:00pm – $40

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Understanding social media and marketing from an activation standpoint is essential for success. In this momentum, you learn to separate the fact from fiction and develop your own individual strategy.




Find inspiration, unity and unforgettable artistry on our first The Makeup Show International Stage. This stage celebrates the art of makeup by bringing makeup professionals from all over the world together to excite, engage and inspire us to see the energy and possibility of what happens when artists unite.

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*International Stage entrance is included in your show ticket.




Experience our 3 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 A1st Floor
11:30am-12:15pm Francis Star for Melanie Mills Hollywood
Seminar B1st Floor
10:45am-11:30am A Masculine Side to Makeup - Essential Tips for Men's Makeup Angela Wilson for MustaeV
1:45pm- 2:30pm
2:45pm- 3:30pm
3:45pm- 4:30pm
4:45pm- 5:30pm
Seminar C2nd Floor
10:45am-11:45am Boost your beauty business game! with award winning Entrepreneur Melanie Burnicle for The Makeup Show
2:00pm-3:00pmMeet the Makeup Museum- Exhibitionist Tendencies Doreen Bloch, Caitlin Collins, and Rachel Goodwin for The Makeup Show
3:15pm-4:15pm Girls Interrupted Monae Everett, Michela Wariebi and Deshawn Hatcher 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.

10:00-11:00 PM
11:15-12:15 PM
12:30-1:30 PM
1:45-2:45 PM
3:00-4:00 PM
4:15-5:15 PM
10:15-11:15 PM
11:30-12:30 PM
12:45-1:45 PM
2:00-3:00 PM
3:15-4:15 PM
4:30-5:30 PM

*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.