Darrell Martin is an well accomplished makeup artist within the industry. From an early age it was clear to Darrell that his love and appreciation for aesthetics would ultimately be the driving force in building the foundation for a promising and long standing career. A Washington DC native, Darrell attended the New Carrollton School of Cosmetology where he graduated and received his certification as a licensed hair stylist proving to himself that he could conquer all aspects of the Beauty industry. With no real formal training, his passion for cosmetics grew stronger and after honing his skills as a naturally gifted hand in makeup he went on to work in department stores behind the makeup counters for leading cosmetic companies such as Sephora, Trish McEvoy and MAC Cosmetics. While working for these reputable companies, Darrell soon realized that his love for makeup had a deeper meaninga bigger mission and that was to make women look and feel more beautiful from the inside out.
Darrell's superb talent and ever-building determination has taken him beyond the counters of department stores. Today, Darrell is continuing to grow as an artist as well as a brand, traveling across the country working as one of the key makeup artists for The Edge Beauty team he is also the head of his own company Facing It Image Consultants. To attribute to his talent, Darrells innovative work has appeared in several print ads as well as numerous hair and beauty publications across the country. With over 8 years of experience as a makeup artist, Darrell is well on his way to becoming a staple in the Fashion and Beauty industry. With his always evolving talent and a keen eye for beauty, Darrell is on a mission to become one of the leading voices in the Beauty industry.
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