Category: Past

Patrick Ta

Patrick Ta

Make Up Artist of the Month for September 2021 Twitter Instagram Youtube Bio Gallery Bio Patrick Ta is an American makeup artist born and raised in San Diego, California. He started his career as a freelance makeup artist after his nail salon in Arizona went bankrupt. Ta started by posting his work on Instagram, which […]

Mimi Choi

Mimi Choi

Make Up Artist of the Month for August 2021 Facebook Twitter Instagram Bio Gallery Bio Mimi Choi is an artist known for her incredibly abstract work. She is able to create mind-bending optical illusions using her own face as a canvas. Her artwork mimics dizziness or creates feelings of horror or fantasy as she toys […]

Adam Burrell 

Adam Burrell 

Make Up Artist of the Month for July 2021 Facebook Instagram Bio Gallery Bio Adam Burrell is a British born, LA based makeup artist who has an impressive list of celebrity clients, including Little Mix, Winnie Harlow, Hailey Bieber, Oprah Winfrey, Sofia Riche, Jennifer Hudson, and many more. Burrell has spent six years traveling the […]

Aniyah Smith

Aniyah Smith

Make Up Artist of the Month for June 2021 Instagram Linkedin Bio Gallery Bio Aniyah Smith is a makeup artist and 2020 graduate of the Fashion Institute of Technology with a B.S is cosmetics and fragrance marketing, and a minor in design thinking. Aniyah has gained notoriety due to her immense creativity and use of […]

Sam Visser

Sam Visser

Make Up Artist of the Month for May 2021 Instagram Bio Gallery Bio Sam Visser is a 21-year-old makeup artist who began his career at just 13 and has been working with A-listers since before he could vote. He has big names like Kim Kardashian, Bella Hadid and Madonna under his belt and seems to […]

Tiaad Tutorials

Tiaad Tutorials

Make Up Artist of the Month for April 2021 Facebook Instagram Youtube Bio Gallery Bio Tiaad Tutorials is a Nigerian based make-up artist who creates stunning eyeshadow looks with vibrant colors and creative shapes. The MUA has photos of her work done on herself on her Instagram account, with weekly uploads on her YouTube channel […]

Gucci Westman

Gucci Westman

Make Up Artist of the Month for March 2021 Twitter Instagram Youtube Bio Gallery Bio American makeup Artist Gucci Westman is the founder of the cosmetics line Westman Atelier.  She has worked with a variety of celebrities and is known for her “girl-next-door” style of makeup.  Gucci Westman has worked with Drew Barrymore, Natalie Portman, […]

Dick Smith

Dick Smith

Make Up Artist of the Month for September 2021 Bio Gallery Bio Richard Emerson Smith, otherwise known as Dick Smith, was an American makeup artist who specialized in special effects make-up. He was born on June 26, 1922, in Larchmont, New York and was married to Jocelyn DeRosa. Smith was not only known for his […]

Joy Adenuga

Joy Adenuga

Make Up Artist of the Month for January 2021 Facebook Instagram Bio Gallery Bio Joy Adenuga is a London-based professional makeup artist and beauty expert who specializes in working on dark skin tones and accentuating eyes beautifully. She is famous for her work with differing skin tones and textures and says that her skill in […]

Nina Flowers

Nina Flowers

Make Up Artist of the Month for December 2020 Facebook Instagram Instagram Youtube Soundcloud Mouse-pointer Bio Gallery Bio Nina Flowers is a Puerto Rican drag queen who is infamous for her work as a professional make-up artist, DJ, and activist. She is from Bayamon, Puerto Rico was born on February 22nd, 1974. She was on […]

Manuel Gutierrez

Manuel Gutierrez

Make Up Artist of the Month for November 2020 Twitter Instagram Youtube Bio Gallery Bio Manuel Gutierrez was born on April 4th, 1991, who goes by Manny MUA. He is known for his talented makeup skills, YouTube channel and for being a beauty blogger. He has more than 4 million followers on Instagram and YouTube. […]

Emily Cheng

Emily Cheng

Make Up Artist of the Month for October 2020 Facebook Instagram Bio Gallery Bio Emily Cheng is a makeup artist that moved from Vancouver to Los Angeles in 2014 to start in the makeup industry.  While she already had 10 years of experience, the Los Angeles makeup scene is very connection based.  She worked in […]

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