I am a highly experienced makeup artist, hair stylist and beauty writer. I have a cosmetology license in CA and TX along with a BA in History and Fashion Merchandising with honors and textile conservation from the University of Texas . I am a graduate of the Paul Mitchell in Costa Mesa CA.
I have worked in the industry for over 15 years working freelance on film, editorial, music videos and promo shots, red carpet, bridal and for brands such as NARS, Too Faced, Dermablend, Benefit, Smashbox, Lancome, Besame, Bumble and Bumble, Redken and Wella. I am a trainer in addition to being an artist. I have in recent years assisted doing makeup and hair on the film Flay that will be showing at Cannes this year, red carpet for Pilar Diaz for Vida Starz, two music videos for Gretchen Calder, headshots for author Shawna Kenney, worked with clothing line Scarlet Poppy, worked with photographer Denise Demerot, and Grant Palmer for Derby Dolls and editorial work along with weddings, corporate events for NARS and Too Faced, and more.
You can see some of my writing - https://onculturebeauty.wordpress.com