Martha Melendez

Martha Melendez was born in Fajardo, Puerto Rico and raised in the Bronx in New York City.  She found her way into the film and TV make-up industry through her husband Schavaria Reeves, a sound mixer. As soon as Melendez picked up a make-up brush and placed it on her first face she fell in love. She had found her passion. With the help of generous make-up artists Melendez quickly learned her way around the industry.   

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Powerful Women of Television

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Martha Melendez was born in Fajardo, Puerto Rico and raised in the Bronx in New York City.  She found her way into the film and TV make-up industry through her husband Schavaria Reeves, a sound mixer. As soon as Melendez picked up a make-up brush and placed it on her first face she fell in love. She had found her passion. With the help of generous make-up artists Melendez quickly learned her way around the industry.