ABOUT JESSICA deBEN’S MAKEUP CLASSES
Jessica's makeup curriculum is comprehensive on all areas of makeup outside of special effects. You will learn makeup for fashion, beauty, print advertising, bridal, character and feature film key makeup. You will also learn marketing, invoicing, scheduling and sourcing products. Classes are usually offered in a series with a specific focus for each course. For dates and classes, call (310)923-6688.
ABOUT JESSICA deBEN
Jessica is best known for her work on 'Keeping Up with the Kardashians' Season 3 on E! and her feature film makeup artistry on location in Vietnam, the Philippines, and Louisiana. With 13 years of experience, Jessica has created makeup for commercials (McDonald's, Citibank, AAMCO, HGTV, Subway), feature films (The Family That Preys, Drool, Nesting, Virginity Hit), TV (Keeping Up with the Kardashians), print advertising (Dasani, Movietickets.com, Zero G), fashion photoshoots (Miss Me, ZigiNY, La Femme, Polanti), and events (Playboy Mansion Halloween, Movie Guide Awards, NFL Pulse Awards). Jessica works with celebrity hairstylists Kim Vo and Alex Roldan. Jessica also trains makeup application techniques for La Bella Donna minerals and Temptu airbrush. Jessica is a member of The Powder Group and volunteers for Beauty Bus organization.
Jessica learned makeup by working at Disney World's Animal Kingdom and Universal Studios Halloween Horror Nights in Orlando.
Can Jessica’s class help get me more clients?
Jessica has built a strong freelance makeup clientele without an agent or union affiliation. Jessica can teach you how to handle your marketing, invoicing and scheduling online so you stay booked with clients.
Can Jessica’s class help get me a makeup job? Jessica frequently invites class participants to join her on commercial productions as makeup interns. Jessica also posts makeup & hair jobs on her twitter page @StudyofMakeup.
Can Jessica’s class help build my portfolio?
Students are invited and encouraged to take photos during all of Jessica's classes. Students are encouraged to create online portfolios using pinterest, the knot, model mayhem and wordpress.
Are Jessica’s classes online?
For further education online, students can watch Jessica's youtube channel http://www.youtube.com/user/studyofmakeup which includes interviews with Makeup Artists and Hairstylists Guild Local 706 Union President Susan Cabral-Ebert and Celebrity Makeup Artist for 'The Ringer' (Sarah Michelle Gellar) Jenni Brown Greenberg.