Published stylist with an outgoing personality and passion for makeup. Focused on building a loyal client base by developing and enhancing personal appearance. Innovative and artistic professional with 7 years of experience in the beauty industry. Licensed cosmetologist skilled at studying facial features and hair condition to determine best hair styles and treatments. Exceeds sales goals by upselling products and promoting the business by word of mouth and through social media outlets.
High Fashion/Editorial Makeup
Theatrical/Special FX Makeup
Superior communication skills
team leadership experience
Superb attention to detail
Beauty ArtistApr 2016 to Current Benefit Cosmetics-Macy's － Beverly Hills, CA
Excellent artistry skills.
Plans and executes events in a retail environment.
Works closely with the district manager to formulate and build the store brand.
Opens and closes the counter, including counting cash, opening and closing cash registers and creating staff assignments.
Shares product knowledge with customers while making personal recommendations.
Makeup ArtistJan 2015 to Mar 2016 Freelance － North Alabama, Al
Full time freelance hair and makeup artist.
Recommended hair and makeup styles that complimented clients' facial features and coloring.
Designed contemporary new styles for both genders and for all ages.
Applied specialized techniques to create makeovers from natural to theatrical.
Makeup Artist, AestheticianNov 2013 to Jan 2015 Sanctuary Salon － Homewood, Al
Full-time makeup artist that fulfilled various duties required to maintain an efficient execution of proper salon services.
Proficient with SpaBiz and Millennium
Assisted salon owner with hair and makeup services
Sold various brands, i.e. Schwarzkopf, Moroccan Oil, Wella, Brazilian Blowout, No.4, and Osis.
Conducted weekly salon inventory.
Created repeat business by developing long-term relationships with regular customers.
Trimmed and styled hair for weddings and special occasions.
Completed manual and computerized scheduling, bookkeeping and inventory management procedures
Color ConsultantSep 2010 to Sep 2014 Sephora － Hoover, AL
Full time certified color and skin care consultant by Sephora University.
Assists clients in all aspects of makeup, fragrance, skin, and hair care.
Gained knowledge of many business strategies focused on the sales and distribution of various beauty products carried by the company.
Was expected to follow a structured and organized work regimen at all times while gaining rapport with all clients and industry acquaintances.
Attended ENCORE training in Atlanta, Georgia January 2013, and was educated by Sephora's leading brand representatives and company professionals.
Associate of Applied Science, Cosmetology2012The Aveda Institute － Birmingham, Alabama