MAKEUP ARTIST AND VISUAL ARTIST
Melissa Musseau is a Chicago based make-up artist and visual artist. She synthesizes elements of make-up artistry, film, and illustration into her work, thus allowing these various mediums to inform her creative process.
Since relocating to Chicago 8 years ago, Melissa has conceptualized creative looks focusing on the relationship between the art of makeup and hair. In her career, Melissa has played a significant part in a number of national and global award-winning photo shoots, including the 2017 NAHA Hairstylist of the Year award and the 2016 and 2017 Goldwell Colorzoom awards for Partner Colorist of the Year. She feels that the key to success comes from working together with her creative peers through teamwork.
Melissa holds a B.F.A. in Film/Video and Animation from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.