The Makeup Show celebrates their 8th year in Los Angeles by bringing its annual show to the California Mart on Saturday, March 20th and Sunday, March 21st. It is a two-day event filled with artistry, inspiration, education and networking.
If you are looking to advance your skills and learn from the best, there is no shortage of education at The Makeup Show. In addition to the keynote forums some of the “Must See” sessions are the Hands On Workshops, Focus Series, seminars and events.
Keynote forum speakers include industry veterans:
• Charlie Greene “Making Impact: Makeup and More” – Saturday, March 19, 10:30 am – 11:30 am
• Scott Barnes “The Signature Style of a Celebrity Artist” – Saturday, March 19, 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
• Kat Von D “Living in Color” – Saturday, March 19, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
• Jamie Greenburg “Changing the Game: A New Movement in Makeup” – Sunday, March 20, 10:00 am -11:30 am
• Kathy Jeung “Artistry and Innovation” – Sunday, March 20, 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
For those interested in learning how to get into the Union, Christina Smith, Susan Cabral-Ebert, Eugenia Weston and Melanie Levitt share their insight on the panel “Union Strong: Women in Television and Film” Saturday, March 19, 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm.
Interested in diversifying your range of artistry? Be sure to sit in on the panel “The Skin That I’m In: Diversity in Artistry and Application” with Nick Lujan, Ruby Polanco, Lori Taylor and Melanie Mills, hosted by James Vincent, Sunday, March 20, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm.
The Makeup Show affords attendees at all levels an opportunity to watch, listen and learn from the top makeup artists and influencers in the business.
This year The Makeup Show will host an industry gala on Friday, March 18th at The Millennium Biltmore when it honors Susan Cabral-Ebert for her outstanding work and artistry as President of the Makeup Artists and Hair Stylists Guild, IATSE, Local 706 from 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm.
This year’s sponsors Make Up Forever Academy, Temptu PRO, Crown, Frends Beauty, Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics and NARS bring an event to top all past years by affording all an opportunity to learn about the latest technology, career advancement tips and tools, and providing numerous events to inform and inspire. If you are looking to start your kit or restock it, The Makeup Show offers PRO discounts on your favorite brands ranging from 10% to 50% off.
This year The Makeup Show has added a Beauty Tour with James Vincent and Lori Taylor from Smashbox Cosmetics. The tour begins at the Hollywood Museum where you will visit the Max Factor exhibit, chat with Maurice Stein while you shop the aisles of Cinema Secrets, get up close and center in the world of beauty of Francois Nars’ as you tour the NARS Melrose boutique. You will also meet the ever talented professional makeup artist and entrepreneur, Eugenia Weston, Owner of Senna Cosmetics, learn the ins and outs of airbrush with innovators Temptu at Nigel Beauty Emporium and complete your LA tour with a stop at Frends Beauty Supply where you can mix and mingle with MAKE UP FOR EVER and Frends Beauty artists and staff while enjoying cocktails and small bites.
Highly anticipated new vendors at this years’ show include Urban Decay, Shea Moisture, Scott Barnes Beauty and Pur.
The Makeup show hours are Saturday, March 19, 9:00 am – 6:00 pm and Sunday, March 20, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm.
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