MAKEUP ARTIST & MEN'S GROOMING - *UNION ARTIST
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A California native of Mexican-Assyrian descent, pro-artist Gloria Elias-Foeillet is one of the most sought-after makeup artists in the world. As the daughter of a talented cosmetologist and a sister of a hairstylist, Gloria grew up around the beauty industry. Originally studying photography at Otis College of Art and Design, Gloria soon realized her true passion was the artistry of makeup.
Her career began with some of the most iconic music videos of all time. Working with prominent directors such as Dave Myers, Joseph Kahn and Samuel Bayer, Gloria's artistry has graced the visuals for artists Missy Elliott, Moby, Jay Z., Green Day, J. Cole, Ciara and Destiny's Child among others. Gloria's bold and graphic sensibility has been hailed as groundbreaking by publications such as Vogue, Paper Magazine and Vanity Fair
Elias-Foeillet is now one of the most sought-out pro-artists in the industry. She continues to transform faces into works of art for brands such as Mac Cosmetics, Neiman Marcus, Adidas, Nike, Apple and Marc Jacobs.
“Makeup to me has always been like painting . . . if you understand color and form you can paint anything. It’s a marriage of experience and intuition and a wonderful way to express yourself. It’s been such a pleasure to make my clients feel special and beautiful.”