Makeup Artist, Photographer, CEO Danessa Myricks Beauty
Forced to start a new career due to corporate downsizing Danessa Myricks decided to take her hobby of experimenting with makeup and turn it into a career. Her reputation as an artist with a very clean, unique style has afforded her the opportunity to work with a broad clientele of beauty, hair and music companies for print, web, television and trade show production both nationally and internationally.
In addition to her work as a makeup artist, Danessa has worked as a consultant to several product development teams for a host of global cosmetic and beauty brands. She has provided the market with product insight, which has led to the launch of several new products.
Danessa uses a multidimensional approach that traverses trends and creates the new look of beauty across emerging and existing markets. She has over 15 year experience in developing the educational foundation that builds consumer confidence and establishes fresh, unique campaigns that allow brands to stay relevant in a competitive market. Utilizing a cohesive team working across multiple platforms allows Danessa to strategically develop target market campaigns and implement strategic and innovative tactics throughout the beauty industry.
Danessa is an internationally renowned educator and a key presenter for a host of the top national and international trade shows. She has also created a unique series of educational workshops. These 8-Hour Hands-On sessions are world renown and have a unique reputation for propelling new and seasoned artists to extraordinary levels in record time. Danessa is credited with educating salon professionals and stylists on how to increase revenue though makeup and lash services within the salon environment.
Danessa has published two books and has over a dozen step-by-step training DVDs. Thousands of copies have been distributed globally. She has a passion for making people beautiful, and an extraordinary love and talent for teaching others to do the same.