Named one of ESSENCE top 9 celebrity makeup artist you should know, Mila Thomas has been a multi-media beauty guru for over twenty years. Her work has graced the covers of world magazines, print ads, digital platforms and television screens on some of the most popular names of our time. An on-air beauty and style expert, Thomas has been featured on CBS The Couch,, Latino Magazine, Galore Magazine, Press Pass to Latino, BET 15 Makeup Artist of Color You Should Know 2018, Style Blazer, and was most recently a key note speaker at IMATS 2016 “Breaking into Reality Beauty” event. The North Carolina native moved to New York City working on the cast of the original Love and Hip Hop. From there she relocated to sunny Los Angeles as she was asked to take on the position of Department Head and Key Makeup Artist and Glam Coordinator for the hit VH1 franchise show Love and Hip Hop Hollywood. It is here Thomas hired her own team of 15 hair and makeup artist to help bring her signature “Young Hollywood Glam” look to life. Thomas continues to forge her own path and be a leader in the beauty industry. Creating high profile beauty looks that capture national attention, Thomas is innovative and sets the standard for everyday glam.