Discover the stories that make up our Blanche World.
VFW, NYFW, and Amazon Fashion Week
Salon owner and Davines West Coast Educator
Mexico's go-to Fashion Makeup Artist
Owner and Esthetician, Manscape Spa
International Spa Director, Portugal, Maldives, Tokyo
Leo Award nominated Costume Designer
Christine Palylyk, Jennifer Bowles, and Gwen De La Costa, Medical Estheticians
LUSH's HQ Visual Merchandiser
Ana has made a name for herself as a Makeup Artist on the cutting edge of fashion, tied in with the ultimate in fashion publications like Marie Claire Mexico, Glamour Mexico, Elle Mexico, and Harper’s Bazaar Mexico, and cosmetic brands like MAC Cosmetics and Chanel.
When Dior Account Executive Maggie Chung is searching for new recruits to fill positions at the global brand’s many outlets across British Columbia, the first place she looks is inside the classrooms of the Makeup Artist Course that launched her into the industry to begin with.
Makeup is different for everyone. For some, it’s designated to special occasions; for others, it’s an essential daily routine. For Blanche Macdonald Freelance graduate AJ Woodworth, it’s a sacred ritual, deserving of respect in an appropriate space and environment.
As an Elizabeth Arden Regional Trainer she’s regularly travelling from Vancouver Island to Winnipeg and every major city in between conducting daylong schools with makeup and skincare experts from stores like Sears, The Bay, London Drugs and Shoppers Drug Mart.