Quick Facts: Richard was born in the Philippines and raised in San Diego, CA. He has been living in the DMV area for the past 10 years where he grew his career in the beauty industry. His passion starts with makeup artistry and extends to fashion and photography.
Beauty Background: Aside from working as a freelance artist, Richard currently works as an Account Executive for Charlotte Tilbury, overseeing the sales and artistry training for various retailers in the Mid-Atlantic territory. Richard has over 10+ years of experience in the beauty industry and has worked for brands like Anastasia Beverly Hills as the Sales and Artistry Executive for DC/Virginia and MAC Cosmetics as a Store Manager for one of the highest volume stores in the Mid-Atlantic territory.
Favorite Makeup Product: Can I have 3? Tinted moisturizer, Bronzer, and a hydrating Lip Balm! An easy, two-minute, everyday look!
Favorite Hair Product: R+Co. Dry Shampoo paste— it absorbs excess oil to give the hair volume while acting like a pomade for more structure and body.
Favorite Beauty Hack: Charlotte Tilbury Hollywood Flawless Filter and Airbrush Flawless Foundation— equal parts mixed. It’s long-wearing, breathable and it photographs beautifully giving the skin a youthful glow!
From the Artist: “Makeup is a vibe— switch it up depending on where you’re going, what you’re wearing, and how you’re feeling. Curate a look to express your style, personality and celebrate your individuality!”