Marianna Elias is a second generation makeup artist. Her interest in makeup sparked very early on when she found her uncles makeup kit. He was a very successful painter and makeup artist in Greece. Marianna learned from her mentor and practiced painting on canvas and makeup growing up. Realizing that makeup was her passion she moved to Los Angeles to follow her dreams. Marianna has over 50 major credits under her belt in film and television including House MD, Star Trek (2009), House Bunny and Privileged to name a few. She also has a vast number of celebrities she has worked with on projects and as a personal such as Hugh Laurie, Olivia Wilde, Candace Bergen, Lily Tomlin, Lucy Hale and the list goes on. Her career and talent also expands to several national commercials such as Pepsi, Porsche Cayman, T-Mobile etc. Her editorial career includes Vanity Fair, L'Uomo Vogue, Pixie Mag, LA Times, a French GQ cover and many more. Her love and gratitude for what she does keep her attitude fresh and friendly. Always educating herself and discovering new products and ways to better her craft. Marianna's skills on top of her beauty, fashion, glamour and natural makeup applications include airbrushing, SFX, period, character, grooming and tattoo design. She is very easy going and makes everyone comfortable in her makeup chair. Her talent and dedication has made her one of the best in the industry.
"I WHOLEHEARTEDLY LOVE WHAT I DO AND I AM VERY LUCKY AND GRATEFUL FOR THE OPPORTUNITIES TO KEEP DOING IT!"