Amanda Azar Walsh, Founder & Executive Artist
Amanda Azar Walsh is a professional make-up artist and medical esthetician that offers on site beauty services for her private clients. Additional services include hair styling, body painting and body wrapping. This South Florida native has utilized her talents for weddings, national television, runways, films, charity events, private photo shoots, and productions such as America’s Next Top Model and Miami Fashion Week.
Amanda is known for creating a flawless look that enhances her clients’ features with a focus on high-definition. Her exceptional artistry skills allow her to masterfully beautify any face, for any setting. Chartered by unrivaled technique, professionalism and dependability, she is the respected Founder and Executive Artist of Azar Beauty. Amanda is the creator of The Beauty Blueprint®: The Business of Makeup, a digital editorial column. Furthermore, she is the National Creative Trainer for The Photo Group and reserves her schedule for her private clients and special events. Throughout her years in the industry, Amanda worked as a Makeup Artistry Instructor at Cortiva Institute (nationally accredited, formerly Florida College of Natural Health), freelanced for a few international cosmetic brands and hustled to become the Lead Makeup Artist for several notable venues throughout South Florida, including private country clubs, renowned spas, media outlet Newsmax TV and worked as a senior creative that launched the grand opening of the Seminole Hard Rock Guitar Hotel in Hollywood, FL. In 2020, Amanda was awarded "Top 100 FAB Leaders Award" in recognition of her contributions to the field of Fashion, Apparel, & Beauty from FABCon.
Amanda earned her Bachelor’s degree in Business Management from Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, FL in addition to her diploma from Cosmix School of Makeup Artistry in Fort Lauderdale, FL specializing in Fashion Makeup Artistry. She also attended Southeastern College in Miami Lakes, FL where she completed a 1,200 hour Paramedical Esthetician program obtaining her Skin Care Specialist and Body Wrapper licenses. Her stunning artistry was showcased at the RAW Artists Event in Miami, FL in February 2013 for makeup and hair styling. In addition, her work editorial work has been published in Dermascope (print & digital) as a contributing beauty export. Her work was also featured on the cover of Creativ Magazine and in several issues of Mode Magazine and Vigore Magazine; global fashion and editorial publications. Amanda is a member of the National Association of Professional Businesswomen and National Aesthetic Spa Network, Look Good, Feel Better® (a subsidiary of American Cancer Society), Royal Dames of Cancer Research and owns and operates Azar Beauty. Amanda offers on-location services and will travel to serve you for your special event.
Bachelor of Arts Degree in Business Management and Minor in Hospitality Management (Florida Atlantic University), Diploma in Fashion Makeup Artistry (Cosmix), Face Specialist License (State of Florida, Body Wrapper License (State of Florida), Advanced Color Theory (Vendor), Airbrush Makeup Application (Dinair and Temptu), Advanced Camoflouge Makeup Application (Southeastern), Manual Lymphatic Drainage (Southeastern), Advanced Chemical Exfoliation (Southeastern), Microcurrent (Southeastern), Non-Surgical Face & Body Lifting (Southeastern), Bella Microdermabrasion (Vendor), Charme & Revinir (Vendor), Sanitas Skincare Product Certification (Vendor), IMAGE Skincare Product Certification (Vendor), SkinCeuticals Product Certification (Vendor), Eminence Skin Care Training Master Class (Vendor), MAC Cosmetics Basic Training (Vendor), LED Therapy, CPR Card (State of Florida), HIV/AIDS/OSHA/Blood Borne Pathogens Training (State of Florida)