The beauty community has now become more inclusive than ever before. Men have been doing exceptionally well and have been welcomed by several progressive brands too, and we couldn’t be happier about it! Check out these six inspiring men who have already left their mark in the beauty industry.
Mario has been one of the leading makeup artists in the industry for quite some time now. His impressive clientele includes Kim Kardashian West, Ariana Grande, Priyanka Chopra, Jennifer Lopez and many more. He recently collaborated with KKW Beauty to create a stunning makeup collection called KKW x Mario too.
Jeffree Star is known for his extremely honest reviews and even owns his own makeup brand, Jeffree Cosmetics which is a favourite of several MUAs around the world. Jeffree also runs his own YouTube channel where he reviews makeup and conducts several tutorials.
James Charles is a beauty blogger and makeup artist who has been breaking gender norms and barriers. James was CoverGirl‘s first male ambassador and has reached several milestones in his career. He may be young but his makeup skills are far beyond his years.
Elton J Fernandez is a makeup and hair artist who has worked for several celebrities and fashion publications. His artistry is one of a kind and has been well-renowned in the Indian beauty industry.
Manny Gutierrez aka Manny MUA is very influential beauty YouTuber who now also owns his own makeup brand, Lunar Beauty. Manny was Maybelline‘s first ever male ambassador which was a huge milestone that paved the way for inclusivity in the beauty community.
Patrick Simondac aka Patrick Starrr is one of the biggest content creators in the makeup community. His warm persona coupled with his bomb makeup skills easily makes him a favourite of millions of people worldwide.
We hope that these beauty gurus inspire you to follow your dreams, no matter what limitations society may impose on you.