Internationally renowned freelance make-up artist and educator Anabel Vargas has worked in numerous media, including print, commercials, video productions and film.
Her ability to commandeer flawless complexions has made her one of the most sought-after artists in the field, with a global roster of clients in London, Germany, the Bahamas, the Dominican Republic, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Mexico, Austria, Korea, Beijing, China and France.
At both the 2007 Korean and 2008 Austrian World Bodypainting Festivals, Vargas ranked as one of the Top 10 Best Face-Painters in the World; while she has worked with the Kryolan International Team for both the Miss USA and Miss Universe pageants.In addition to crafting make-up with top designers at fashion shows around the globe, Vargas has also co-produced a series of calendars designed and photographed by her husband “Vargas,” one of the world’s most famous body paint artists.Her work has been featured by the likes of MTV, Good Morning America, NBC, Telemundo, TV Land (a featured makeover), Access Hollywood and E! online.
With her husband, she owns and operates the Vargas Beauty Arts Academy, the Vargas Photography Studio and Vargas Beauty & Arts Pro Store—which sells a signature line of brushes—in West New York, New Jersey.