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Professional Summary

Highly dedicated and skilled Make-Up Artist with an exceptional record of customer service and client satisfaction. Self motivated and possesses impeccable communication skills. Adept at perceiving individual clients unique skin tone and corresponding makeup needs and recommending products accordingly. Experienced in ensuring models, actors or performers have suitable makeup and hairstyles before they appear in front of a camera or audience. During her years as a freelance Makeup Artist, Malika has worked on many Film, TV, and Video productions and fashion shows alike under her own brand, ART x GLAM Beauty, Inc. and alongside several Reputable Company affiliates. 

Experience

2018Present

Key Makeup Artist / Skincare Specialist / Lash & Brow Technician

The Glamorous Beauty Bar @ Glamorous Chicks Cosmetics

Key Makeup Artist & Sales Specialist at the Glamorous Beauty Bar @ Woodbridge Mall in Woodbridge, NJ

Process cash and credit transactions through the cash register, ensuring accuracy in accounting of monies. Organize and merchandise store, allowing items to be easily located and ensuring store is aesthetically appealing. Provide beauty & makeup service to clients. Advised and recommended colors that matched the clients tones and often suggested additional products that will enhance the overall look. Cashier, head makeup artist: demonstrated product to potential customers and closed sales often. Ability to upsell product. Daily makeovers by appointment or walk in and supervised kiosk when necessary. Sanitized brushes Often and kept workstation clean and In ready to work condition

20182018

Key MUA

2018 Miss/Mrs. Diaspora International Beauty Competition

Lead a team of talented artists in executing the looks requested by the beauty contestants. 

20182018

MUA- New York Fashion Week

Julie Vino Bridal Group / Nu Evolution Cosmetics

Executed makeup styles as per the request of the Designers for each show. Note: My work featured on the final catwalk for the show as well as on Designer for final walk.

2014Present

Wardrobe Stylist / Lead Makeup Artist

BSB Records, inc

Hair and Makeup Artist. Brooklyn, New York Discussed with the director to understand the characters and looks as per the situations. Coordinate and organize luxury clothing styles for Artists preparing for shows, video shoots, interviews and public appearances. 

20182018

MUA- Beauty Ambassador - Essence Music Festival New Orleans

Essence Music Festival / Bronner Brothers POP-Up Shop New Orleans, Louisiana

Demonstrated, Marketed and Sold Cosmetic Product for Glamorous Chicks Cosmetics at the Essence Music Festival - New Orleans. Applied precise lip applications, full makeovers and sold products to over 250+ customers daily. 

20182018

MUA - Beauty Ambassador - American Beauty Show - Chicago

Glamorous Chicks Cosmetics

Demonstrated, Marketed and Sold Cosmetic Product for Glamorous Chicks Cosmetics at the American Beauty Show - Chicago. Applied precise lip applications and sold products to over 150+ customers daily. 

April 2018April 2018

Makeup Artist & Beauty Ambassador

Black Women’s Expo - Chicago

Demonstrated, Marketed and Sold Cosmetic Product for Glamorous Chicks Cosmetics at the Black Womens Expo Trade Show - Chicago. Applied precise lip applications and sold products to over 150+ customers daily. 

20182018

MUA / Beauty Ambassador - IMATS 2018

IMATS (International Makeup Artists Trade Show) 2018

Demonstrated, Marketed and Sold Cosmetic Product for Glamorous Chicks Cosmetics at the IMATS 2018 Trade show. Applied precise lip applications and sold products to over 150+ customers daily. 

20182018

Key Hair & Makeup - “Married to the Game” - Troy Ave

BSB Records, inc.

Set Lead Hair & Makeup Artist

Video on Syndication via BET BET Jams & MTV Jams, MTV 

20182018

Key Hair & Makeup - IZON Magazine

IZON Magazine

Set Hair & Makeup Artist for 2018 Spring / Coachella Style Forecasts

March 2018April 2018

Key Makeup Artist / Beauty Ambassador- Love & Harmony Celebrity Cruise

Love & Harmony Celebrity Cruise - Jamaica & Grand Cayman Island

Provided Personal Celebrity Makeup Service through Glamorous Chicks Cosmetics Company. Marketed, demonstrated and Sold specialty Glitter Lip Kits made specifically for the Cruise Line. 

20172017

HMU- Hair & Makeup Artist

Mood Matcher Cosmetics

Photo Shoot - (Hair Styling & Makeup)

20172017

HMU- Set Lead Hair & Makeup Artist

Mi'ola Swim 

Photo Shoot/Commercial HMU-(Set Lead Hair and Makeup Artist) 

20172017

HMU- Set Lead Hair & Makeup Artist

"Motherland Departed" - Short Film

imdb credited

20162016

HMU- Set Lead Hair and Makeup Artist

Prestige Cosmetics, Inc

Photo Shoot/Commercial HMU-(Set Lead Hair and Makeup Artist) 

20172017

HMU- Set Lead Hair & Makeup Artist

"Previous" A short Neo-Noir

imdb credited

20162016

"Good Girl Gone Bad" - Music Video

BSB. Records, Inc.

HMU- Set Lead Hair & Makeup Artist

Video on Syndication via BET, BET Jams & MTV, MTV Jams

20162016

"NARCOS" - Music Video

BSB. Records, Inc.

HMU- Set Lead Hair & Makeup Artist

Video on Syndication via BET, BET Jams & MTV Jams, MTV

20162016

"Chuck Norris" - Music Video

BSB. Records, Inc.

Set Lead Hair & Makeup Artist

Video on Syndication via BET BET Jams & MTV Jams, MTV 

2014Present

C.E.O/ Lead Makeup Artist

ART x GLAM Studios, Inc.

Brooklyn, New York

  • Study on Film characters to give proper looks.
  • Communicate with art director.
  • Budget calculation and selection of color, cosmetics, and materials.
  • FX makeup using prosthetics.
  • Makeup as per the script.
  • Makeup for wedding and other special occasions.
  • Makeup for stage performers.
  • Basic hairstyling.

20162016

Featured Artist

Raw Artists

Exhibited as a Featured Makeup artist for RAW artists independent Showcase Featured and interviewed as a Brooklyn Based Beauty Guru Our Bk Social-Online Blog Site Experience Summary CEO/ Lead Makeup Artist(Freelance)

20112012

Assistant Makeup Artist

Beauty Mark Hair Salon & Beauty Studio

Brooklyn, New York

● Assisted the hair and makeup artist to apply cosmetics, makeup, and wigs.

● Consulted with clients on skincare and beauty.

● Recommended and sold beauty products to models.

● Maintained the appointments and schedules of events..

Work Portfolio

ART x GLAM Imagery

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