With over 12 years of experience in the beauty industry, Jem is a full-time freelance Professional Makeup and Hair Artist who prides herself on having a very keen eye for beauty and is highly detail oriented. Her skills include hairstyling, makeup, airbrush, basic special effects and male grooming. She only uses high grade, photographic, HD compatible, professional quality makeup and tools.
Jem has built a successful commercial career working with a number of prominent advertising clients such as Bayer Pharmaceutical, Tiffany & CO., Siemens, Toyota, Netflix, Absolut, The Pan Am Games, and Ford Lincoln. She has seen her beauty and editorial work published over 20 times in a multitude of publications including Elegant Magazine, Jute Magazine, Ellements, IN Magazine, Chloe and HELLO! Canada. Jem has worked on various film and video sets for corporate training videos, commercials, and music videos. She has done hair, makeup and men’s grooming on corporate executives of the highest level for companies such as Samsung, Siemens and Bayer Pharmaceutical as well as several prominent model and talent agencies.
Jem has worked with celebrities for appearances and photoshoots and also with private clients for weddings and teaching private lessons. As the owner of a successful bridal beauty company, Toronto Bridal Style, Jem is consistently teaching other artists how to hone their skills, optimize their time efficiently, and improve their business protocol and ethics. As an educator, Jem has taught private one-on-one and small group lessons. She has also instructed classes on Hairstyling Techniques, South Asian Bridal Makeup, and Business for Artists.
Over the years, Jem has come to specialize in makeup for different skin types, textures and ethnicities and is well recognized for her Corrective Beauty techniques. Jem strives towards an aesthetic that makes her clients feel empowered and helps them to bring their inner beauty to the outside.
Jem’s resume can be seen here: Jem Lopez MUAH Resume