Jessica Padilla

Jessica Padilla fell in love with make-up backstage at a dance performance at the age of 3 and hasn’t stopped playing with make-up since. She has done make-up for NYC and Paris Fashion Week, TV, film, theater, editorial and commercial photoshoots and is a proud member of Local 798.  Padilla is a make-up maven who has an endless passion for her work and a curiosity to keep learning, which has led to an in depth understanding of the make-up industry and the specialized skills necessary for jobs in many different areas. Coming to make-up as a performer herself, she has a flair for the theatrical and time period specific creations, but can also deliver the basics of beautiful skin and clean beauty. Padilla currently freelances throughout NYC but can’t wait to see where her artistry will lead her next.

Sun. 3:45 - 4:45 p.m.

IATSE Local 798 Panel Discussion

(South Stage)

Jessica Padilla fell in love with make-up backstage at a dance performance at the age of 3 and hasn’t stopped playing with make-up since. She has done make-up for NYC and Paris Fashion Week, TV, film, theater, editorial and commercial photoshoots and is a proud member of Local 798.  Padilla is a make-up maven who has an endless passion for her work and a curiosity to keep learning, which has led to an in depth understanding of the make-up industry and the specialized skills necessary for jobs in many different areas. Coming to make-up as a performer herself, she has a flair for the theatrical and time period specific creations, but can also deliver the basics of beautiful skin and clean beauty. Padilla currently freelances throughout NYC but can’t wait to see where her artistry will lead her next.