Mathias Alan is a professional working makeup artist in Los Angeles with over 20 years' experience in the entertainment industry! Mathias is extremely Talented, Professional, Creative, Passionate, and a Gifted Artist that will go above and beyond to create a Perfect Beauty on You! His passion is the art of transformational beauty. MATHIAS ALAN'S YOUTUBE BEAUTY CHANNEL is focused on educating his subscribers on how to use specific products in detailed step-by-step tutorials featuring all types of models and personal clients. He aims to help YOU achieve the Celebrity Red Carpet Ready appearance that he has been perfecting throughout his career.
Mathias started his career in Southern California as a teenage stage performer. His love for the character transformations he learned to create led him to seek a position as a makeup artist for Make Up For Ever where he could train with some of the best international makeup artists from Paris and New York. He quickly outgrew his role as a lead makeup artist in Orange County and with determination and an ambition to work with Hollywood actresses, moved to LA. He began freelancing for several high-end brands such as Kevyn Aucoin Beauty, NARS, Smashbox, and Urban Decay but his career quickly blossomed and soon he was working with fashion photographers, models and actresses and some of Hollywood's elite.
His dream of working in television first became a reality when he was offered the opportunity to join the team at E Television as a makeup artist. Eventually he became the Key Makeup/Hair Artist on hit television shows such as "The Soup" with Joel McHale, and "The Fashion Police" with Joan Rivers. Mathias worked on numerous shows as the key makeup/hair artist during his 10 years at E Television and ultimately was able to join the Makeup and Hair Artists' Union where he continues to work on television and film projects in addition to his steady freelance career working with brides, advertising clients, and private celebrity clients.
Mathias' natural talent as a performer and his infectious personality has led him to working in front of the camera as a Beauty Expert and co-host of TLC's hit makeover show "Dare to Wear." Mathias' work has also been featured on Netflix, FX, Epix, OWN, The Style Network, Access Hollywood, MTV, The Hallmark Channel, and TLC. Some of his print credits include Glamour, IN Touch Weekly, OK Magazine, and BELLO Magazine.
A few of his celebrity clients have included- Cote De Pablo, Joel McHale, Selenis Leyva, Christine McConnell, Bryan Cranston, Louise Roe, Willa Holland, Ashley Greene, Evan Rachel Wood, Katie Cassidy, Betsy Brandt, Kelly Hu, Geena Davis, Camilla Luddington, Dania Ramirez, Zachary Levi, Evan Peters, Joe Manganiello, and Kathy Griffin.
On his YouTube channel he has a weekly series called MONDAY MAKEUP CHAT where he talks about what’s new in beauty and interviews fellow artists and discusses current beauty trends or professional business building topics like how to become a freelance artist. Mathias also works diligently on producing his weekly multi-episode videos featuring BEAUTY TUTORIALS showcasing women of all ages, nationalities, and skin types and sharing his PRO MAKEUP ARTIST TIPS AND TRICKS for working in HD film and television as well as his signature step-by-step glamourous red carpet looks. He also loves to focus on MATURE WOMEN BEAUTY DEMOS and BRIDAL MAKEUP TECHNIQUES. His other series is called FIERCE FACE FRIDAYS and covers everything from avante garde fashion editorial makeup to full out character impersonations and drag queen transformations. Mathias Alan is the only Pro Makeup Artist from Hollywood that takes you BEHIND THE SCENES IN HOLLYWOOD on his many adventures as an artist, an entrepreneur, and a personality.