Campaign for Madonna’s Line Material Girl

This was a fun shoot with my  photographer friend Lara Jade. It was a long day but well worth the images that were captured in Times Square and Williamsburg Brooklyn. Photographer Lara Jade, Model Ariel Beesly, Production Zhang Dan & Tyler Malkoske, Wardrobe Stylist Julie Williams, Hair Stefano Greco @ Bryan Bantry, Makeup Deborah Altizio.

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Read more.. Tuesday, October 20th, 2015

Theory SS16

This show was one of the best sponsored shows I have ever worked on! La Prairie was so generous to give the artists the products to keep most of the makeup companies don’t do this so they won hands down! Working with the direction of key makeup artist Mark Carrasquillo, it was all about making the girls look expensive. The cremes and serums we used on the models faces warranted this mantra. We mixed the concealers with the face oil from La Prairie which made it glide onto the skin leaving a perfect finish. Highlights were added to the face and gloss to the eyelids. Nude lip liner was used to glaze the whole lip & Evening Nude lipstick on top. Evening Nude was also used on the cheeks. The presentation was on the roof of the Theory showroom. Amazing!

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Read more.. Monday, October 5th, 2015

Reem Acra SS16

It was so great to be a part of this show keyed by Mark Carrasquillo. The look was black liquid pen liner tightly lined around the eyes. No mascara and nude lip. Skin was contoured with Kevyn Aucoin concealers. A healthy glow was added to the face to keep the models looking young and desirable.


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Read more.. Monday, October 5th, 2015

Edun SS16

The makeup for this show keyed by Charlotte Tilbury @ Art Partner was a very no makeup look. Highlights on the upper part of cheek bones. Bare lip and brushed up brow. MAC sponsored but we received some beauty blenders for our kits. We also painted freckles on the face with Hedgehog for this show. Some backstage pics below.

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Read more.. Monday, October 5th, 2015

SS16 Fashion Week NYC Rachel Zoe

Charlotte Tilbury used mat shadows from MAC to create the look for the Rachel Zoe show. Some of the eyes shadow colors were brown down, corduroy, & malt swept across the lid. The liner was costa riche & it thinly lined the top and bottom of eye. White liner inside and black mascara on top and bottom lashes. Plenty of freckles penciled in on the models faces. The lip liner was boldly bare. The new mat gloss lipstick (not out yet) was lady be good & mademoiselle. Below are some images I took backstage at the show. It was great to be a part of this show doing makeup!

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Read more.. Monday, October 5th, 2015

Material Girl

Here’s a sneak peek at the campaign for Madonna & Lola’s line for China Market. It was a fun but long day with a great crew! Thank God! Shot in Times Square & Williamsburg Brooklyn.


Read more.. Friday, August 14th, 2015

Red Carpet Beauty

Recently I had the pleasure of working with the beautiful Nichole Galicia for the special screening of “Cartel Land”.


Read more.. Wednesday, July 15th, 2015

Project Runway Allstars

I’m Working on Project Runway Allstars again this year. Getting the models ready in the early morning hours is a challenge as we only have about 20 min on each to create a fantastic look! Then off to do the special guest judges if they request makeup. I cant wait to post some pics when the show airs! Stay tuned



Read more.. Thursday, June 18th, 2015

Calvin Klein Resort 2016

The Calvin Klein Resort show this season was keyed by Mark Carrasquillo represented by Art Partner. The makeup on the models was a bit boyish with an edge of black liner that had a punk feel to it. Shiny oiled skin and very little foundation was used. An eyebrow color in mascara like wand was brushed in brows by Anastasia. A liquid cake liner created the black line on top and bottom to form a triangle at the edges. Here is the makeup I did on one of my models Avery Blanchard (IMG New York).

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Read more.. Thursday, June 18th, 2015

Sally Branka

It was such a great experience to work with Sally Branka on this shoot for Interview Magazine’s April’15 Issue. It was inspirational to see what her favorite products are and her interpretation of beauty. The models were all lovely to work with and it was amazing to see how the shoot unfolded. “One for All” shot by Josh Oslin.

Styling by Ludivine Poiblanc
Hair by Esther Langham
Makeup by Sally Branka- LGA Management London

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Read more.. Thursday, April 16th, 2015