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The Makeup Show is gearing up for its return to New York City on May 3rd and 4th.  After announcing the first Keynote speakers by celebrity artists such as Ellis Faas and Derrick Rutledge, The Makeup Show is excited to announce three new keynotes by some of today’s hottest artists:

Sunday, May 3rd, 3:30pm-5pm - Billy B: Married To The Makeup Show: The Importance of Building Relationships in the Beauty Industry
Billy B has always been single and happy.  This year he returns to the stage where he kicked it all off ten years ago to celebrate the 10 year anniversary of The Makeup Show, which is by far his longest relationship.  In his keynote the artist will share stories, memories and relationship advice to take you to the next level in your career. 

Sunday, May 3rd, 2pm-3pm – David Klasfeld for OCC Makeup: Innovation In Artistry

As Creator and Founder of Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics, David Klaasfeld has managed to make his ground breaking line a must-have for makeup artists and enthusiasts everywhere, while growing the business with integrity and an understanding of the needs of the professional artist. In this presentation, Klasfeld will share the story of how he started OCC from the ground up and offer insight into the process of starting a makeup line.

Monday, May 3rd, 10:30am-12pm – Rebecca Restrepo: Iconic Artistry: A Career in Makeup

A Native New Yorker, Rebecca Restrepo studied painting and fashion at FIT and the School of Visual Arts, eventually discovering makeup as the perfect blend of the two.  In 2012, Restrepo was named Elizabeth Arden’s Global Makeup Artist, where she served as both a spokesperson and brand ambassador.  In her first time keynote at The Makeup Show Restrepo lets you in on her advice for success in this ever-changing industry. 

The Makeup Show NYC will be held on Sunday, May 3, 2015 from 9am to 6pm and on Monday, May 4, 2015 from 9am to 5pm at Metropolitan Pavilion, 125 West 18th Street, NYC.

About The Makeup Show

The Makeup Show brings two-days full of inspiration, education and an opportunity for fashion and beauty professionals at all levels of their career to come together with some of the best brands and biggest names in the business. The Makeup Show is owned and produced by Metropolitan Event & Production and travels internationally from LA, NYC, Dallas, Chicago, and Orlando, bringing each destination over 75 beauty brand and a unique convergence of artists and community. 

For more information, go to www.themakeupshow.com  

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