The Makeup Show Returns to Dallas

Top Celebrity Artists Convene For Keynote Forums At The Makeup Show's Second Appearance In Dallas

The Makeup Show is returning to Dallas where top celebrity makeup artists will come together on Saturday, June 13th and Sunday, June 14th to share their expertise with attending makeup artists of all industry levels. Keynote speakers will be coming from around the world, across the country, and of course, from the Great State of Texas.

The Dream, The Drive, The Hustle with AJ Crimson

A rock-star in the beauty industry, AJ Crimson is an entrepreneur, makeup artist and beauty & lifestyle expert as well as one of the most trusted names and leading authorities in the beauty industry. In his first time as a featured keynote at The Makeup Show Dallas, AJ will tell the truth about branding yourself as an artist in a saturated industry, show his signature flawless makeup application and reveal his secrets for success and longevity in the age of social media.

Making Up with Merrell Hollis

An award-winning makeup artist and grooming expert, Merrell Hollis has made a name for himself working with some of the biggest names in music, fashion and film. Known for his serious attention to detail, Merrell will show you the steps to creating flawless foundation as well as tricks to creating stunning celebrity makeup. Watch as he shows the detailed techniques for which he has become known and listen as he shares insight on what you can do to build your own career in the celebrity makeup field.

What's My Name? Branding and Building a Career in Today's Industry with Ruby Polanco

Founder and CEO of Ruby Makeup Academy, Ruby has worked extensively with major magazines and celebrities on TV shows, music videos and runway fashion shows. Recently named by INC. Magazine as one of America's top 500 fastest-growing companies, Ruby's business is evidence of her experience and acumen within the makeup industry. In this keynote she will share her story of success, offer insight on branding and give input on how to use social media to build your business.

The Makeup Show Dallas will also feature over 75 beauty brands including Diamond Sponsor MAKE UP FOR EVER, Platinum Sponsor Crown Brush and Temptu PRO, Silver Sponsor NARS and Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics, Supporting Sponsors Pinnacle Cosmetics and Michael Marcus.

The Makeup Show Dallas will be held on Saturday, June 13, 2015 from 9am to 6pm and on Sunday, June 14, 2015 from 9am to 5pm at Hyatt Regency Dallas, 300 Reunion Boulevard, Dallas. For a complete list of participating brands, educational speakers, schedule of events and prices, please visit