31 episodes

The Life of a Makeup Artist is a beauty podcast that gives you a real insider look (with no filters!) on how artists really live. The Life of a Makeup Artist digs deeper to inspire, educate and elevate! From beauty talk to business chats with industry insiders and founders.

Join host, Jaleesa Jaikaran as she shares her experiences as a Caribbean woman living and working in New York City - taking you on the journey she's on and sharing the stories of the people she meets along the way.

The Life of A Makeup Artis‪t‬ Jaleesa Jaikaran

    • Fashion & Beauty
    • 4.9 • 50 Ratings

The Life of a Makeup Artist is a beauty podcast that gives you a real insider look (with no filters!) on how artists really live. The Life of a Makeup Artist digs deeper to inspire, educate and elevate! From beauty talk to business chats with industry insiders and founders.

Join host, Jaleesa Jaikaran as she shares her experiences as a Caribbean woman living and working in New York City - taking you on the journey she's on and sharing the stories of the people she meets along the way.

    Ep 30: Behind The Brand: Rosen Skincare

    Ep 30: Behind The Brand: Rosen Skincare

    Jamika Rose is a young mogul in the making! Recently nominated for Forbes 30 Under 30 - Jamika shares how she started and grew her beauty brand - Rosen Skincare.  

    This is major and you don't want to miss it! Go listen now!




    #LifeofaMakeupArtist #jamikarose 

    • 35 min
    Ep 29: Simplifying Beauty One Story At a Time Katie Jane Hughes

    Ep 29: Simplifying Beauty One Story At a Time Katie Jane Hughes

    Katie Jane Hughes is a celebrity and editorial makeup artist who glams the likes of Ashley Graham, Hayley Beiber to name a few.

    She is known for her wearable editorial looks and love of real skin.

    Join us to hear Katie and I chat about how she started in the industry and how she grew her brand through education. 

    https://www.instagram.com/katiejanehughes/
    https://www.facebook.com/groups/224093458903019

    • 59 min
    Ep 28: A Candid Conversation on Mental Health with Angela Sulai

    Ep 28: A Candid Conversation on Mental Health with Angela Sulai

    Angela Sulai is a hair and makeup artist turned Reiki Master and Intuitive Coach. 


    In this episode, we dive into a very important topic sometimes not addressed as often as it should be in our industry. Particularly during this time, our mental health is a priority and will continue to be. 




    You can find more at:

    https://www.instagram.com/angelasulaikaeser/


    www.thelifeofamakeupartist.com 

    https://www.instagram.com/thelifeofamakeupartist/

    • 14 min
    Ep 27: Covid. Quarantine. Back to Work? What's Next?

    Ep 27: Covid. Quarantine. Back to Work? What's Next?

    It's been a while since I've done a solo episode. Today we chat my time in quarantine, if I'm going back to work and what's on the horizon.

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    • 9 min
    Ep 26: From Set to Social Media

    Ep 26: From Set to Social Media

    With COVID-19 rapidly changing the industry as each day goes by, there is and will continue to have a demand for content. We shed some light on how creatives can dive into content creation even if for the very first time and absolutely kill it.

    In today's episode, we chat with Austen Tosone of Jumprope app and she shares how to transition from set to social media

    GET AUSTEN'S GUIDE ON PITCHING BRANDS FOR $5 USING CODE "MAKEUPARTIST"

    https://www.keepcalmandchiffon.com/rightonpitch

    • 32 min
    Ep 25: Beyond a Black Square: A Call for Real Change with Raisa Flowers

    Ep 25: Beyond a Black Square: A Call for Real Change with Raisa Flowers

    Raisa Flowers is a celebrity & editorial makeup artist who has worked with Kelela, Junglepussy and Zendaya.

    She is no stranger to speaking up on racism in the beauty and fashion industry.

    Join us to hear Raisa and I chat about her experiences and why black squares and performative allyship in 2020 and beyond is just NOT IT.

    https://www.instagram.com/raisaflowers/https://www.instagram.com/raisaflowers/

    #BlackLivesMatter #AmplifyMelanatedVoices #Amplifyblackvoices

    • 48 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
50 Ratings

50 Ratings

David Jahau ,

I am a big fan

This podcast really give me the motivation I need for being a makeup artist.

Lockedin0000 ,

I’m a big fan!

Jaleesa is inspiring af! I came across her YouTube videos and followed her every where I can find her. She’s a black MUA who is killing the game and I’m glad I can learn from her.

KillerBee4Life ,

Game changer

Jaleesa is dropping all the knowledge! She’s amazing at what she does and even more amazing for sharing. Love this podcast

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