Tutor of Hair + Makeup Course at LST, Carlos Palma has 22 years experience as a professional hair and makeup artist within the fashion industry and has an accredited reputation in New York, Miami and London.
His creativity and talents are coveted by industry professionals from photographers, stylists, publishers and celebrities alike. Exposure to a multitude of mediums has facilitated a substantial portfolio demonstrating his abilities.
Carlos' approach to the creative process is derived from his classical art training. Originally educated as a painter/illustrator Carlos studied the semantics of art and design along with photography. These provided the platform for his concepts of colour composition and lighting which make his work as a hair and makeup artist exceptional. He as a unique ability to remain ahead of trends.
With further education in makeup from the University of South Carolina Arts and Sciences, it wasn't long before Carlos was applying his skills on fashion shoots, TV commercials, videos and short films. In recent years Carlos has embarked on a journey to share his skills with as many students as possible through lectures, seminars and workshops.