I love sharing graceful, aging beauty tips & hope to be remembered for all the smiles I inspired and my charitable heart…
Celebrity Esthetician, Int’l Lash & Makeup Artist
From Oscar nominee Virginia Madsen to Oscar winners Philip Seymour Hoffman and Jeff Bridges to Richard Thomas, Daryl Hannah, Adam Carolla & ‘Punk Rock’ icon Henry Rollins, Michelle has accumulated many famous faces in her portfolio.
After becoming a celebrity makeup artist in 200 l, Michelle has rocketed to the top of the entertainment makeup scene, having worked on many films as well as episodic television. High demand brought her to the Los Angeles School for Make-up (MUD) as a beauty & airbrush makeup instructor in 2003. After receiving her Esthetics license in 2005, Michelle continued to consult many companies and individuals on the art of make-up and skincare in the entertainment industry.
In 2008 Michelle opened the Beauty Boutique spa in the Toluca Lake area of Burbank. She touches many familiar faces as well as studio professionals each day. Her niche is lash extensions. She is sought out for her beautiful natural technique as an instructor as well as an overbooked professional. From Los Angeles to London, Michelle has toured the world as the Master Lash Artist, training all the trainers for the professional lash extension line, Lash Belong.
Most recently, Michelle can be seen on camera appearing with Debby Boone as a beauty expert in the TV commercial for ‘Lifestyle Lift’. She has appeared as cohost & celebrity makeup artist for the mineral makeup line, ‘California Beauty Sudden Glow,’ with Hunter Tylo (nationally and internationally in late 2006) and as talent for the national commercial ‘BYE, BYE Blemish,’ (summer 2007). You might also spot her as an expert in Heidi Klum’s skincare line ‘In An Instant’ online and television.
Michelle is a Board Member of the Burbank Boys and Girls Club as well as an active volunteer, founder of the club’s Broadway Dance Team & mentor. A recent article described her as “Bringing a charitable heart to her business.” She regularly hosts charity events, has a monthly charity bar at the spa and always finds time to give back to the community.
Michelle is a requested celebrity make-up/ lash artist and esthetician, educator, consultant and TV spokesperson. With a wide range of clientele, she blends her expertise and knowledge of skincare & make-up into an unforgettable experience.