Eryn Krueger Mekash has 28 years of television and film industry experience as a makeup artist and is diversified in beauty, makeup effects and design. Her credits cover a wide range of productions, including department heading Eat Pray Love, Whip It!, My Sister’s Keeper, Running With Scissors, and Alpha Dog. She also headed television series Glee, Nip/Tuck, Sabrina The Teenage Witch, Everybody Loves Raymond. Eryn started her career in the special makeup effects field, where she worked for Stan Winston and Rick Baker, as well as many other makeup effects shops.
She has received 23 Emmy Nominations for outstanding achievement in makeup, prosthetic and non-prosthetic, as well as 3 nominations from the Makeup Artist and Hairstylist Guild Awards. Eryn has been a consultant for high definition television and the impact it has had on makeup. Currently, she is the department head for FX’s anthology, American Horror Story, and can still make a nice mold in a pinch.