Aleah Alvarado



■ Professional Strengths

Ability to communicate at all levels with ability to multi task and effectively address client’s needs

Quick learner and exceptional ability to work under pressure

Possess strong interpersonal skills and can work as a team player



Freelance Makeup Artist                               New York, NY                      July 2014-Present           

Makeup by Aleah Alvarado

∙ Communicate effectively with clients, Producers and Designers to clarify visual needs and requirements

∙ Maintain awareness on health issues, hygiene and skincare

∙ Demonstrate makeup skills, time management, and understanding of lighting and photographic process

∙ Perform corrective makeup techniques to ensure appropriate product placement

∙ Ensure continuity of each makeup application for effective coherence and consistency

Fashion Shows:

∙ KISS Fashion Show April 2016 (Designer: Cinda Yordan; Key Makeup Artist)

∙ Fashion Pays it Forward February 2016 (Designers: Ricardo Muniz, Elsie Deliz-Fonseca, Evetta Petty; Key Makeup Artist)

∙ Sustainable Fashion Show & Panel February 2016 (Designers: Kirrin Finch, Kordal, Born Again Vintage, Uniform, Ecoalf/Modavanti, La Botanika; Key Makeup Artist)

∙ Couture Fashion Week September 2015 (Designers: Laura Santana, UpScales Fashions 43, Sushma Patel, Diana Putri; Makeup Artist; Key: Katrina Liza)


∙ Fashion Suite Extravaganza - Youtube Series, Host Cinda Yordan, Key Makeup Artist, Dec -Present

∙ Adrift - Feature Film, Director Christopher James Lopez, Producer James Manos Jr., Makeup Asst. October 2015

∙ YoTaxi - TeleUniverso Channel, Director Joseph Cepin & Gavin Hungerford, Key Makeup Artist, May 2015

∙ B.L.U.E.- XS Network/Toronto, ON TV Series, Producer Maria Woolmer, Key Makeup Artist, Nov -March 2015


∙ Fashion Gxd Magazine by Pilar Scratch, “Digitally Fashion Cover” June 2015, “Generational Fashion” May 2015, “Mama Jones Mother of Rapper Jim Jones” April 2015; Key Makeup Artist


■ Educational Qualifications

2015- Makeup Artist Certification from ChicStudios School of Makeup in New York, NY

2015- Special FX Makeup Artist Certification from BXC Studios in New York, NY

2003- High School Diploma from the Young Women’s Leadership School in New York, NY