Maila Wheeler started doing makeup and hair in high school for school musicals (where she was lead make-up artist and hair stylist) and practicing on her friends. She attended Cinta Aveda Institute and graduated in September 2010. She is focusing her career on makeup & styling. She has worked at multiple salons around the bay area, as well as working for Bobbi Brown in San Francisco. She is using her talents for photo shoots, fashion shows, and editorial work.