In the world of makeup artistry and cosmetology, where every brushstroke is a testament to creativity and transformation, Marisa Marino is a shining example of passion and dedication. As a professional makeup artist and a licensed cosmetologist, she not only enhances the beauty of her clients but also empowers them to radiate confidence and self-assuredness.
Marisa’s journey into the world of beauty began at the prestigious EI Professional Makeup Academy in Hollywood, California, in 2015. Even before graduating, her determination led her to the world of networking and on-set makeup jobs, where she gained invaluable experience. The path to joining the Local 706 union for TV and film makeup artists was projected to take 5-7 years. Still, Marisa’s unwavering commitment shattered that timeline, granting her entry in just two years.
However, as the film industry in LA faced disruptions, Marisa craved a new challenge. She yearned to be her own boss, to be part of people’s special moments, and to make them feel and look their absolute best on occasions like weddings, galas, and charity events. So in 2023, her own venture was born when she moved here to Texas.
What sets Marisa apart in the industry is her wealth of experience. She’s been in the makeup trenches of film sets, walked the red carpet, and worked on Broadway shows, thriving in high-demand, high-stress environments. Her dedication, experience, and undeniable talent are the cornerstones of her success.
Over time, her business has evolved, and she’s learned invaluable lessons along the way. Marisa’s true love for her work shines through in how she transforms her clients. For her, there’s no greater satisfaction than witnessing someone radiate with newfound confidence and beauty. She firmly believes that everyone deserves to feel and look like a million dollars, and she considers it an honor to be part of that transformation.
One heartwarming story that stands out is when Marisa had the privilege of doing hair and makeup for a mother who was hosting a bar mitzvah for her son. The mother wasn’t feeling her best that day, but through Marisa’s attentive ear and skilled hands, her confidence blossomed. As she saw her own transformation, her posture straightened, her head raised, and her self-assuredness grew. Marisa emphasized that she simply enhanced the natural beauty that was already there. It’s a reminder that sometimes all we need is a supportive presence, a boost of self-esteem, and a touch of makeup to feel unstoppable.
Marisa’s talents extend beyond everyday beauty enhancement. She recently visited the Murray Media office to have some fun and share her expertise in creating Halloween makeup magic. In a series of step-by-step instructions, she transformed our Lovely Sydney into a glamorous Barbie and our Awesome Abby into a captivating Day of the Dead Princess. Marisa’s magic not only created visually stunning looks but also ignited the spirit of creativity and celebration.
Marisa Marino is not just a makeup artist — she’s a confidence booster, a self-esteem enhancer, and a friend who helps her clients shine from within. Her journey from Hollywood to the heart of the beauty industry is a testament to her talent, passion, and unwavering dedication to making the world a more beautiful place, one brush stroke at a time.
Visit her website to book your makeup consultation today!