Alexis Arenas: Beauty Expert
Alexis Arenas has more than 18 years experience working as a makeup artist and hair stylist in the United States and United Kingdom. A Venezuelan-American with a strict upbringing in the US and UK, Alexis became enamored of makeup as she was forbidden to wear any! Her lifelong love of David Bowie and his use of cosmetics to create unique and memorable characters further fueled her passion.
Alexis trained in Makeup and Hair Styling for Film, Television, and Stage at the renowned Greasepaint School in London, under Julia Cruttenden and her team of BBC trained artists. She studied Airbrush Makeup, Tattoo, and Birthmark coverage with Temptu Cosmetics in New York City. She is skilled in HD ready makeup for TV and Film, SFX, Beauty, and Events.
She has held leadership and artistry positions with MAC, Smashbox, Prescriptives, Trish McEvoy, Clinique, and Colorlab Cosmetics teaching men and women how to take care of their skin and bring out their best features with cosmetics. She also worked under the National Training Director of Clinique Cosmetics (UK) creating training programs for all Clinique counter staff in the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland.
Alexis is a published and on camera expert on beauty seen on both local and national media platforms. She is a voting member of CEW (Cosmetic Executive Women) and is on the cutting edge of new health and beauty products.
Corporate, Broadcast, and Print clients include: The Walt Disney Company, Marie Claire, Brides Magazine, QVC, QVC UK, ABC, CBS , NBC, IMG Live, Fox Television, DC Refined, Good Morning Washington, Good Day DC, Let's Talk Live!, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, PBS, Discovery Networks, Investigation Discovery Channel, T. Rowe Price, AARP, and many more.
She currently leads Makeup, Hair, and Special Effects on several television shows.
Alexis has worked extensively with Look Good, Feel Better in the UK and US and is happy to provide skincare and makeup services to help those suffering with cancer and other issues.
We are partners with the LGBT community and are thrilled to provide services to all couples and to those making a transition.
Please note: we use only the finest cosmetics and skin care products including Urban Decay, Kevyn Aucoin, Christian Dior, MAC, Bobbi Brown, Temptu Pro, Embryolisse Skin Care, London Brush Company Brushes, and more!
Notable client roster is available upon request!
Alexis Arenas on DC Refined.