How I Made It: Ashunta Sheriff, Celebrity Makeup Artist

How I Made It: Ashunta Sheriff, Celebrity Makeup Artist

From P. Diddy to Alicia Keys, celebrity makeup artist Ashunta Sheriff has groomed and made up some of the biggest names in Hollywood. For episode two of Season 6 of How I Made It, we got Ashunta’s story on how she went from a department store makeup artist to one of the most sought out makeup artists by celebrities!

About This Episode
After being uncertain of a career she’d actually succeed in, Ashunta Sheriff decided to try her hand as a makeup artist at a MAC store and eventually moved to Laura Mercier. While working under the legendary makeup artist, Ashunta got the opportunity to do makeup for models during New York Fashion Week and soon gained a celebrity clientele. Ashunta soon went from being a makeup artist at a department store to being Diddy’s personal groomer for years, touring the world with Alicia Keys, and doing countless other celebrities’ makeup for red carpet appearances, press junkets and more. She also now has her own makeup line, Perfect Face by Ashunta Sheriff, with QVC and works as a consultant for various beauty brands including Mary Kay and CoverGirl. Learn Ashunta’s firsthand story on how she made it in the video above!

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