Discover the stories that make up our Blanche World.
Makeup entrepreneur, The Glamoury
International Superstar: Vogue, i-D, Marc Jacobs
Lana Condor, Herschel, Artizia
Mexico's go-to Fashion Makeup Artist
Social media slayer and NYX trainer
Cher to Dolly: The Queen of Transformation
Backstage with Pat McGrath Instagram contest
Vogue, Dazed and Confused, i-D
Paris, Milan, London with Pat McGrath
Featured in Italian Vogue and Marie Claire
I-D, Kat Von D, Dazed and Confused
IMATS LA Battle of the Brushes winner
From Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan to Paris, France
Jay-Z, Leonardo Di Caprio, Drake, Kanye West
Three time IMATS Battle of the Brushes winner
YouTube Makeup Star, NYX Vlogger of the Year
Bridal Artist Superstar
Hailee Steinfeld, Carly Rae Jepsen
Cole Sprouse, Lululemon, Nike
Karlie Kloss, Janice Joostema, Jacob Tremblay
Award-winning Bridal Makeup artist
Globally renowned Illusionist Extraordinaire
Batman v Superman, Thor, Breaking Bad
Emmy nominee: Taken, Okja, Skyscraper
International beauty and fashion artist
Supernatural Success, Film and TV
Taiwan's Bridal and Fashion Makeup Artist
An avid traveller and flight attendant, Jana Bizzari came to Vancouver from Italy for what she thought would be a short visit. But she quickly fell in love with the city, opting to stay much longer. Ultimately this is where she would reshape her professional journey, leaving her mile-high career behind to pursue her passion for makeup. Now she has blossomed into a fashion Makeup Artist, sought after in YVR, Russia, and her native Italy.
Catch up with Global Makeup grad Lyle Reimer (AKA @lylexox)! Since graduating from Blanche Macdonald's Makeup program, Lyle has blown up, earning nearly 150k followers on Instagram, working on global projects with major fashion brands including Gucci, Moschino and Viktor and Rolf, and even starring in his own documentary on CBC.
From the Met Gala to over 1 million Instagram followers to teaching jam-packed masterclasses around the globe, the mind-boggling creations of illusion makeup artist Mimi Choi are blowing up on the world stage!
On the search for an education that was filled with passion and excitement Paula Lanzador enrolled in our Global Makeup program. Now nearly eight years later, Paula has fulfilled lofty professional goals and has cemented her place as one of Vancouver’s go-to Fashion Makeup Artists. Repped by local cool-kid agency, NOBASURA Artist Management, Paula talks makeup, set etiquette, and her famous Finn Wolfhard GQ cover!
From the counters of Mac and Harvey Nichols, to creating enchanting looks on the world's most beloved influencers to working on fan-fave TV shows like Supernatural, when it comes to makeup Lori Woodhouse has had a hand in it all.
Working as a flight attendant for Air Canada was always a dream of Sandy Na's. But she also possessed a life-long love for makeup and beauty that was too strong to ignore. Determined to pursue both of her dreams, Sandy now balances working full-time for the airline
Makeup artist to the stars Jonathan Seti leads an action-filled life. Between magazine cover shoots, high profile film sets, and a star studded roster that includes clients like Lorde, Julianne Moore, and even Barack Obama Jonathan stays busy—but he wouldn't have it any other way.
Inspired by a life-long love for TV & Film, modelling, and all things beauty, Mika enrolled Blanche Macdonald’s Makeup program to pursue a career as a an on-set Makeup Artist. However, she quickly realized that applying makeup and providing beauty services for clients fulfilled her passion for beauty more than special effects ever had. Sparked by her newfound direction Mika returned to Blanche Macdonald and enrolled in the Esthetics program, which led her to the rewarding career that she has today as the owner and beauty director of Prép Beauty Parlour—Vancouver’s premier beauty studio.
Already a successful Bridal Makeup Artist in Taiwan, Sunny Lee came to Blanche Macdonald to expand her extensive skills in order to pursue her love for Fashion Makeup artistry. Now she beautifies models and celebs for fashion shoots on the daily, making her lifelong dream a reality.
Timothy Hung inspires through makeup. Hard work, perseverance, and a passion for expressing his creativity through makeup have made Timothy a superstar in the world of beauty. And now with over a decade of industry experience, Timothy is keen to pass down his expertise to a new generation of artists.