Paula Renusa

was born in Montreal Canada to Croatian parents. Her fluency in four languages and extensive travels has allowed her to become familiar with fashion from many cultures around the world. After graduating from Concordia University with a BA in Political Science and Italian; and gaining experience with numerous jobs in the cosmetic industry, she was ready to pursue her career as a hair and makeup artist. Her drive and persistence allowed her complete an internship with celebrity hair and makeup artist Marco Berardini in Los Angeles. During her internship she assisted on numerous editorial and celebrity photo shoots. She also contributed to his budding skincare company “EvolutionMan”.

As she begins work on her facial canvas, her creativity and inspirations come from everything around her, from fashion, photographs to textiles and her surroundings.


Photo Shoots: “AfroModa: Ol’ Hollywood Glam”             “AfroTraditional: Tuareg  People of Niger & Mali”             “AfroFusion: From UK to Ghana”

Jeremy Austin

worked in the beauty and entertainment industry as both a trainer and national educator for more than a decade. He began his career as a creative artist & trainer for MAC Cosmetics. With innovative designs and discipline for detail, Jeremy built a reputation for inventing the flawless face and special FX which led him on a journey to Hollywood. Having a keen eye for the total theory of beauty, Jeremy’s created hair and makeup for networks that include MTV, WE, Nickelodeon, E! and BET.  Whether on set or the red carpet, his credits include shows such as The Real World; The Spin Crowd; Married to Rock; My Fair Wedding; the BET and Emmy Awards.  His skilled hands are trusted by today’s elite entertainers from Eminem to Chaka Khan and Aretha Franklin and recently he worked with known photographer Derek Blanks. In addition to screen, Jeremy is a highly sought after stylist providing art direction, hair styling and makeup for both editorial and runway in Los Angeles, New York and Miami.

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Photo Shoot: “AfroStyle Magazine’s Cover Page”