Team

Meet our Team of Makeup Instructors and Hair Experts!

Talented & Experienced

The Chic Studios School of Makeup faculty is comprised of an incredibly talented array of experienced beauty industry professionals—all of whom love makeup artistry and helping share their skills with students like you! Our makeup instructor staff is well-connected, highly specialized, and dedicated to their craft. As a student, you’ll receive hours of hands-on experience in every class, as well as invaluable career advice and professional training.

Each of our staff members has at least 8 years of experience in the makeup industry and will provide interactive and comprehensive training. Students also benefit from small class sizes, allowing you to learn directly from our talented staff with plenty of time for individual attention. Click on the bios below to read more about each of our makeup teachers’ impressive careers and professional achievements—you’ll quickly see what makes the Chic Studios makeup instructor team stand out from the crowd.

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Amy Nicole

FOUNDER + CREATIVE DIRECTOR | Entrepreneur | International Makeup Artist

Amy’s legacy for the Chic Studios brand was created out of a desire to develop a school that offered professional training, resources and the tools necessary to help makeup artists launch into a successful career. Amy began her career in Canada, refining her knowledge and trade-skills, arriving at advance principles in makeup artistry techniques.

Amy has been a valuable expert for leading beauty events in New York City, Los Angeles, and Canada working with top models and celebrities (Irina ShaykJulie HendersonJessica White and Jill Zarin to name a few). Additionally, Amy has lent her expertise to broadcast realms and multiple designer fashion shows and events to include LA Street Fashion Week, New York Fashion WeekBeautyCon and Brooklyn Fashion Week. Amy is an active member of her community and a board member of the Boys and Girls Club Malibu.

Chic Studios NYC Team

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Frederick Sanders

LEAD MAKEUP INSTRUCTOR
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Tanaya Johnson

MAKEUP INSTRUCTOR
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Charina Redugerio

MAKEUP + ONLINE COURSE INSTRUCTOR
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Kelly Thompson

HAIR INSTRUCTOR + MAKEUP INSTRUCTOR
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Irving Vaughan

MAKEUP + HAIR INSTRUCTOR
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Aina Lee

MAKEUP INSTRUCTOR
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Jasleen Singh

OFFICE MANAGER
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Genny Yosco

MODELS COORDINATOR
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Tia Cannady

OFFICE ASSISTANT

Chic Studios LA Team

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Kimsty Sanchez Gomez

MAKEUP INSTRUCTOR
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Cynthia Rivas

MAKEUP INSTRUCTOR
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Tanya Deemer

MAKEUP INSTRUCTOR
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Melina Farhadi

MAKEUP INSTRUCTOR

Chic Studios Denver Team

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Amy Nicole

FOUNDER + CREATIVE DIRECTOR
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Kimsty Sanchez Gomez

MAKEUP INSTRUCTOR

Chic Photographers

NYC Photographers

LA Photographers

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