1 hr 22 min

Becoming a Content Creator: The Value of Experience & Pushing Through Fear With Ehlie Luna Pt. 1 Beyond Influential

    • Entrepreneurship

Ehlie Luna is a Brooklyn-based, Haitian-American pro makeup artist, creative, and content creator specializing in the beauty space. She served as the key MUA with the New York City Ballet, where she blended theater and fashion by working with designers like Humberto of Opening Ceremony, Valentino, and Stella McCartney.
Her creative work has also been featured in commercials and ads for Broadway, and for brands like Kiss, Daily Paper and Facebook. As a content creator, she’s worked with brands like MAC Cosmetics, Pattern Beauty, Uoma Beauty, Beautyblender, Macy’s and more.
If you don’t know Ehlie, you will. She truly is a content creator’s content creator. Not only is her work stunning, but she really puts her unique spin on everything she puts out, whether it’s beauty tips, behind-the-scenes details of content creation, or anything else you might want to know as a creator. This is a two-parter because the conversation was just so good.
On Ep. 178, we cover:
Ehlie’s background: How her upbringing influenced her work  Her experience in the music industry: How living her dream was not the reality  The value of experience: Why you shouldn’t be afraid to try other paths The biggest lesson she learned behind the scenes at the New York City Ballet How beauty can help develop confidence (even when you're not in makeup!) Mindset, mental health, & preparing to pivot Her TEDx talk on quitting: How she prepared, pushed through her fear, and more! Recommended Books Four Thousand Weeks: Time Management for Mortals by Oliver Burkeman https://amzn.to/3aLcA4j
Mindset: The New Psychology of Success by Carol S. Dweck, Ph.D. https://amzn.to/3MnBqnV
Other Recommendations Watch Two Things You Can Do To Stop Ruminating by psychiatrist and mental health educator, Dr. Tracey Marks https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NAT9pFN2GqU
Thupten Phuntsok's program Home: Find him on Instagram or his website for Buddhist philosophy and meditation
https://www.instagram.com/_phuntsok/
https://www.thuptenphuntsok.com/
Free Resources Get my 3 favorite FREE self-compassion guided meditations for entrepreneurs from Dr. Kristin Neff here! https://www.brittanykrystle.com/meditations
Grab these 11 Journal Prompts​ to Uplevel Your Brand & Business! https://www.brittanykrystle.com/journalprompts

Want to Support the Podcast for free? Leaving a rating goes a long way and allows me to continue putting out quality content! You can leave one on Apple (https://apple.co/3GWz0vq) or Spotify (https://spoti.fi/3Mrnppp)!
Take a screenshot while listening to the episode and share it in your Instagram Stories—and make sure to tag me @brittanykrystle!
 
To connect with Ehlie:

Website: https://www.ehlieluna.com/

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ehlieluna
 
TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@ehlieluna
 
Twitter: https://twitter.com/ehlieluna

Check out Ehlie's music on Spotify: https://spoti.fi/3zm5iyj
Watch Ehlie's TEDx talk, Quitting is Good: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H3bbBdDVa7I


 

 
To connect with me, Brittany Krystle:

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Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/brittanykrystlexoxo/

 
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YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC1f0uI6wzWqp58n7fk-7-1g
 
Don't want to miss an episode (or valuable free resources!)? Get on my list here: https://www.brittanykrystle.com/subscribe
 
*Disclosure: These show notes may contain affiliate links. If you choose to purchase through them, I may earn a commission which helps me continue to create this content (at no extra cost to you). Thank you so much for your support.

Ehlie Luna is a Brooklyn-based, Haitian-American pro makeup artist, creative, and content creator specializing in the beauty space. She served as the key MUA with the New York City Ballet, where she blended theater and fashion by working with designers like Humberto of Opening Ceremony, Valentino, and Stella McCartney.
Her creative work has also been featured in commercials and ads for Broadway, and for brands like Kiss, Daily Paper and Facebook. As a content creator, she’s worked with brands like MAC Cosmetics, Pattern Beauty, Uoma Beauty, Beautyblender, Macy’s and more.
If you don’t know Ehlie, you will. She truly is a content creator’s content creator. Not only is her work stunning, but she really puts her unique spin on everything she puts out, whether it’s beauty tips, behind-the-scenes details of content creation, or anything else you might want to know as a creator. This is a two-parter because the conversation was just so good.
On Ep. 178, we cover:
Ehlie’s background: How her upbringing influenced her work  Her experience in the music industry: How living her dream was not the reality  The value of experience: Why you shouldn’t be afraid to try other paths The biggest lesson she learned behind the scenes at the New York City Ballet How beauty can help develop confidence (even when you're not in makeup!) Mindset, mental health, & preparing to pivot Her TEDx talk on quitting: How she prepared, pushed through her fear, and more! Recommended Books Four Thousand Weeks: Time Management for Mortals by Oliver Burkeman https://amzn.to/3aLcA4j
Mindset: The New Psychology of Success by Carol S. Dweck, Ph.D. https://amzn.to/3MnBqnV
Other Recommendations Watch Two Things You Can Do To Stop Ruminating by psychiatrist and mental health educator, Dr. Tracey Marks https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NAT9pFN2GqU
Thupten Phuntsok's program Home: Find him on Instagram or his website for Buddhist philosophy and meditation
https://www.instagram.com/_phuntsok/
https://www.thuptenphuntsok.com/
Free Resources Get my 3 favorite FREE self-compassion guided meditations for entrepreneurs from Dr. Kristin Neff here! https://www.brittanykrystle.com/meditations
Grab these 11 Journal Prompts​ to Uplevel Your Brand & Business! https://www.brittanykrystle.com/journalprompts

Want to Support the Podcast for free? Leaving a rating goes a long way and allows me to continue putting out quality content! You can leave one on Apple (https://apple.co/3GWz0vq) or Spotify (https://spoti.fi/3Mrnppp)!
Take a screenshot while listening to the episode and share it in your Instagram Stories—and make sure to tag me @brittanykrystle!
 
To connect with Ehlie:

Website: https://www.ehlieluna.com/

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ehlieluna
 
TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@ehlieluna
 
Twitter: https://twitter.com/ehlieluna

Check out Ehlie's music on Spotify: https://spoti.fi/3zm5iyj
Watch Ehlie's TEDx talk, Quitting is Good: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H3bbBdDVa7I


 

 
To connect with me, Brittany Krystle:

Website: https://www.brittanykrystle.com/

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/brittanykrystle/

Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/brittanykrystle/

 
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/brittanykrystle/

 
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/brittanykrystlexoxo/

 
Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/brittanykrystle/

 
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC1f0uI6wzWqp58n7fk-7-1g
 
Don't want to miss an episode (or valuable free resources!)? Get on my list here: https://www.brittanykrystle.com/subscribe
 
*Disclosure: These show notes may contain affiliate links. If you choose to purchase through them, I may earn a commission which helps me continue to create this content (at no extra cost to you). Thank you so much for your support.

1 hr 22 min