About MeJoel Morales is a Professional Creative Makeup Artist based in Los Angeles California
He has always had a love for color and change. Growing up his inspiration and muse came from his mother Anna knowing he was different but still accepting, loving and encouraging him to do what his heart tells him to.
Joel started working in cosmetics at the age of 19 years old
He landed his first job as a professional Makeup Artist for Yves Saint Laurent Cosmetics. He then went on to work for Smashbox Cosmetics as a Makeup Artist really loving the Ability to change the way one looks and sees themselves. A short time after he started working for Christian Dior as a Makeup Artist a year latter he was hired by MAC Cosmetics 10 years of working as a Makeup Artist at MAC. Joel has fine tuned his skills as a Makeup Artist.
He then went into the Education of Makeup where he found his true calling as a Makeup Instructor. Joel loves to be in the classroom one on one with his students giving them Inspiration, Creativity, and Passion for their work and skills. Always Encouraging and Challenging the students to Excel and do their very best.
Joel believes that beauty is skin deep, and that there is no rule when it comes to makeup. "Be Creative and Artistic and step out of the box. Be yourself, have fun, and remember it's just makeup it all comes off at night."
CreditsOprah Winfrey Show MUA
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Los Angeles MUA
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week New York MUA
Orange County Fashion Week MUA
MTV Music Awards MUA
Macy's Passport Fashion Show MUA
Macy's Chinese Dress Fashion Show MUA
Beer Magazine Cover and Spread MUA
Kaya Jones Music Video (RELEASE THE ENERGY) MUA
Maxim Magazine Spread MUA / Hair
FHM Magazine Spread MUA / Hair
Dub Magazine Cover and Spread MUA
VP Racing Calendar (Hair)