Amanda Terry (aka) Makeup Mandi ---Founder of EPIC LA, a new and exciting event providing a platform for all types of creatives within the Entertainment, Fashion and Beauty industries.
AS SEEN ON LIFETIME'S "AMERICAN BEAUTY STAR" (Season 1) is a talented celebrity makeup artist who has a huge passion for making people look and feel good about themselves.
Finding her love for makeup at a young age, like every little girl, Mandi would do her Mom's hair and makeup. Around the age of thirteen, she took Drama class which opened up her eyes and imagination to special effects makeup. This is where she really started to see the other side and opportunities of the makeup industry. Her interest in makeup continued throughout her teenage years. It was not until her mid-twenties, that she started to research schools. After enrolling , she went full force, did not look back and worked three jobs to pay her tuition! Being a certified beauty makeup artist, she then enrolled in yet another course . It was now time to get certified in special effects, which is her TRUE passion. Never did she imagine that she could make this a reality or an actual career! She is now a successful and experienced MUA/Hairstylist working for TV, Film, print, fashion shows, photo shoots, music videos and more. Mandi is also a Freelance Educator for Poise Makeup Professional.
Mandi caters to agency models, athletes, musicians, established actors-- EX: Harrison Ford, Joanna Cassidy, Salma Hayek, Siedah Garrett, Michelle Willams, Eugeno Derbez, Bojesse Christopher , Guy Tang, Rae Sremmurd, DJ Mustard, Falling in Reverse, Haley Vasser, and the list goes on....
As a professional Mua , Mandi strives to be the best for herself and her clients. Being certified in both beauty and special effects, this makes her a diverse artist with creativity and high expectations in all that she does.Tremendously outgoing and energetic, she is easy to work with and makes all of her clients feel more than comfortable.
Mandi is honest, reliable and loyal. She has done many weddings, photo shoots, fashion shows, short/feature films, music videos, commercials much more. She resides in the Los Angeles, CA and is open to travel within the U.S. and Internationally.