INDUSTRY NEWS: 2017 NOMINATIONS FOR THE MAKE-UP ARTIST AND HAIR STYLISTS GUILD AWARDS

MUAH2017Nominations for the 2017 Local 706 Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Awards (MUAHS) have been announced, and include nominees in 23 categories honoring make-up artists and hair stylists outstanding achievements in motion pictures, television, commercials and live theater. Winners will be revealed during the annual black-tie MUAHS Guild Awards ceremony on Sunday, February 19, 2017 at The Novo by Microsoft at L.A. Live. Please see list below for a list of all 2017 Nominees.

“This year’s record entries for the Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Awards from the talented global community of artisans is very exciting, and we look forward to celebrating their unique achievements and exceptional bodies of work. Congratulations to all the nominees who should be very proud of their extraordinary creations!” – Sue Cabral-Ebert MUAHS President.  Continue reading

INDUSTRY NEWS: 2017 MUAHS AWARDS LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT & DISTINGUISHED ARTISAN HONOREES

The  Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Awards (MUAHS)2017 Lifetime honorees are Emmy®-nominated make-up artist Leonard Engelman and Oscar® and Emmy-nominated hair stylist Barbara Lorenz. Both will be honored at the annual MUAHS Guild Awards, held on Sunday February 19, 2017 at The Novo by Microsoft at LA Live. “Leonard Engelman and Barbara Lorenz bodies of work of are legendary, and we are proud to rank them among the best in the history of our profession. They are extraordinary artists and accomplished leaders in the industry, and it is our pleasure to name them as this year’s Lifetime Achievement Award recipients,”” said Sue Cabral-Ebert, IATSE Local 706 president. The annual awards honors outstanding achievements for make-up artists and hair stylists in motion pictures, television, commercials, and live theater.

Additionally four-time Emmy winning producer, director and screenwriter Ryan Murphy will be honored with the Distinguished Artisan Award. “We’re excited to bestow our 2017 Distinguished Artisan Award on Ryan Murphy, who constantly raises the bar and challenges the skills of our members to their utmost abilities when delineating his television characters. He has always shown strong support while working in collaboration with our make-up artists and hair stylists,” said Cabral-Ebert. Continue reading

INDUSTRY NEWS: A NIGHT OF RED CARPET GLAMOUR AT THE 2016 MAKE-UP ARTISTS AND HAIR STYLIST GUILD AWARDS

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The professional makeup and hair stylist industry’s best was on display this past week at The Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Awards (MUAHS, IATSE Local 706). Bringing makeup and hair styling talent out from behind the scenes and into the spotlight, the event showcased 23 categories of hair and makeup and featured a red carpet entrance worthy of the biggest Hollywood celebrities.

The event, which was held on February 20th at Paramount Studios Theater in Los Angeles, honored the top talent in make-up artists and hair stylists achievements in motion pictures, television, commercials and live theater. The awards were presided over by Local 706 President Sue Cabral-Ebert and hosted by The Real’s Loni Love. MAC Cosmetics served as the Presenting Sponsor and the Official Cocktail Reception Sponsor.

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INDUSTRY NEWS: NOMINATIONS FOR THE 2016 MAKE-UP ARTIST AND HAIR STYLISTS GUILD AWARDS

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Nominees for the Local 706 Make-Up Artist and Hair Stylist Guild (MUAHS) 2016 Annual Awards, were announced today by MUAHS President Sue Cabral-Ebert. Winners will be selected from from 23 categories, honoring make-up artists and hair stylists outstanding achievements in motion pictures, television, commercials and live theater at the Award Ceremony to be held on February 20, 2016 at Paramount Studios, and hosted by comedian Loni Love.

“We are so excited to receive a record number of entries for our crafts from all over the world,” said Cabral-Ebert. “The enthusiastic response of the entertainment community and our members is remarkable. We are proud of our talented nominees and the work that was submitted this year represents the finest of our crafts.”

Make-up artist Ve Neill and hair stylist Yolanda Toussieng, both Oscar® and Emmy® winners, will receive the Guild’s Lifetime Achievement Awards, presented by Johnny Depp. Additionally a special Distinguished Artisan Award will spotlight an actor or actress who was a distinguished creative partner in the process of making memorable characters throughout their career, to be announced in the near future.

NOMINEES FOR THE ANNUAL MAKE-UP ARTISTS AND HAIR STYLISTS GUILD AWARDS ARE:  Continue reading

INDUSTRY NEWS: THE 2016 MAKE-UP ARTISTS & HAIR STYLISTS LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT GOES TO…

2016_MUAHSMake-up artist Ve Neill and hair stylist Yolanda Toussieng, both Oscar® and Emmy® winners, will receive the Lifetime Achievement Awards at the annual Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild Awards, honoring both make-up artists and hair stylists outstanding achievements in motion pictures, television, commercials and live theater. The awards will be held Saturday, February 20, at Paramount Studios Theatre, Hollywood.
“The bodies of work of Ve Neill and Yolanda Toussieng are legendary, and we are proud to rank them among the best in the history of our profession. They are extraordinary artists and accomplished leaders in the industry, and it is our pleasure to name them as this year’s Lifetime Achievement Award recipients,” said Cabral-Ebert. Continue reading