Michelle Cameau is a Beauty expert, Makeup Artist and Manicurist
working in print, video, commercial, editorial and advertising in Miami and New York. Michelle has been actively involved in commercial work for fashion shows and presentations for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York and Miami in association with Oscar de la Renta, Riviera Club, Perry Ellis, Tory Burch, Carolina Herrera and Vera Wang. Michelle acquires a degree in Fashion Design and Merchandising procuring industry experience of deliveries, deadlines and a strong understanding of colour theory from companies as Jones Apparel Group, Federal Jeans, Krazy Kat, Coogie, and couture designer Victor de Souza.
Michelle took to makeup professionally as a fresh artistic medium
and applies her skills passionately with professionalism,
perseverance and precision. She has worked with major beauty industry giants such as CoverGirl, Max Factor, Herbal Essence, TRESemmé and Essie. Her work can be seen in publications as Glamour, BRINK, Shape, Essence, New You and Scratch magazine including celebrities such as Gabriele Union, Tasha Smith, Singer-songwriters Ny & Cassie, Robin Wright and Dwyane Wade.
“When given creative freedom with professional models or celebrities,I let the face and hands speak to me, the plains and valleys of their unique visage, the natural contrast of the subject speaks volumes; whether highly creative, subtlety subdued or a happy medium; it’s my job to enhance what they have innately.” says Cameau.
Michelle continues to develop her career, launching her company
LipstickAmmo in 2009 which includes makeup artist travel gear and cosmetics.
She is writing a beauty book set to release Spring 2013.
Michelle is the Beauty Editor for BRINK magazine and donates a portion of her time and skills to charity and non-profit organizations.