Thursday, January 11, 2018

The Makeup Show 2018 Lineup


Stellar celebrity makeup artists, new and exclusive product launches and deals, and top beauty brands will be featured across the U.S., a great experience for any level makeup artist.

The Makeup Show, an exclusive, pro-only event, announces its 2018 show dates and another great year for celebrating artistry, inspiration, innovation, and knowledge within the beauty industry. Last year the shows saw product launches from MAKE UP FOR EVER to Urban Decay, appearances from top celebrity makeup artists, and this year will be no exception!

Throughout 2018, The Makeup Show will be stepping foot in San Francisco, New York City, Orlando, Chicago, and Los Angeles with some very exciting new additions. Below is a teaser of what you’ll find in a state near you – don't forget to mark your calendar!

**NEW EVENT** I, Artist – The Makeup Show Forum & Makeup Shop San Francisco
  • The Makeup Show Forum: Wednesday, March 21st – Friday, March 23rd, 2018
  • Makeup Shop San Francisco: Saturday, March 24, 2018 & Sunday, March 25, 2018
  • Sponsors: MAKE UP FOR EVER, Danessa Myricks Beauty, Rebels and Outlaws, Crown Brush, MustaeV, MUSE BEAUTY.PRO,
    Glamcor, Frends Beauty, and Alcone
  • What is The Makeup Show Forum? During this forum, attendees will learn how to rethink success, and re-inspire themselves. This is a perfect opportunity for anyone wanting to start or strengthen their career within the beauty industry. Each day will have different content and themes that will help enhance careers, artistry, and business knowledge, and a ticket to the forum also gives you access to the Makeup Shop San Francisco as well. 

The Makeup Show NYC
  • Date: Sunday, May 6, 2018 & Monday, May 7, 2018
  • Sponsors: MAKE UP FOR EVER, Crown Brush, Glamcor, Alcone Company, Smashbox Cosmetics, KISS Cosmetics, Pinnacle Cosmetics, MustaeV, NYX Professional Makeup and Inglot Cosmetics.

The Makeup Show Orlando
  • Date: Saturday, September 15, 2018 & Sunday, September 16, 2018
  • Sponsors: MAKE UP FOR EVER, Crown Brush, Glamcor, Pinnacle Cosmetics, Cosmix School of Artistry and Frends Beauty.
  • Partner: MUSE BEAUTY.PRO

The Makeup Show Chicago 
  • Date: Saturday, October 13, 2018 & Sunday, October 14, 2018
  • Sponsors: MAKE UP FOR EVER, Crown Brush, Glamcor, Alcone Company, Pinnacle Cosmetics, MustaeV and Frends Beauty.
  • Partner: MUSE BEAUTY.PRO

The Makeup Show LA

  • Date: Saturday, November 10, 2018 & Sunday, November 11, 2018
  • Sponsors: MAKE UP FOR EVER, Crown Brush, Glamcor, Smashbox Cosmetics, NYX Professional Makeup and Frends Beauty.
  • Partner: MUSE BEAUTY.PRO

Stay tuned for more show updates and sponsor announcements coming soon. Be sure to connect on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube.

About The Makeup Show:
The Makeup Show brings two-days full of inspiration, education and an opportunity for fashion and beauty professionals at all levels of their career to come together with some of the best brands and biggest names in the business. The Makeup Show is owned by Shelly Taggar and Alan Boss and produced by Metropolitan Event & Production and travels internationally from LA, NYC, Dallas, Chicago, and Orlando. Bringing each destination over 75 beauty brands, and unique convergence of artists and community, where beauty professionals are sure to find an artistic energy that will inspire any beauty buff, from the passionate beginner to the seasoned professional. Each show offers an unparalleled lineup of education and appearances from top beauty professionals and focuses on career building and networking within the makeup community. The show provides a unique experience for the makeup professional to network directly from the best in the business. 


  1. Not a professional, but sounds like fun. I hope you go to 1, or 2, or all so I can live vicariously through you. :)

    1. I don't think I'll be making it to all of them, although I'm planning to attend a few provided the days work with my schedule this year! While The Makeup Show is for professionals only, TMS Makeup Shop in San Francisco is open to the public if you're interested in traveling to check it out!

  2. This sounds like a dream show. I'd love to attend at least once.

    1. I attending the LA show last November and loved it! I'm definitely going to try to fit at least one of these in my schedule this year!

  3. I have never gone to The Makeup Show or any of the makeup shows like CosmoProf, but I hope I will someday. All the years I lived in NYC before I was a blogger, I missed out on The Makeup Show NYC, whaaaaaaah

  4. Wow, I bet this is a lot of fun to attend!

  5. Ahhh I need to plan on attending one of these shows. I can use it both professionally and personally. I love trainings. You just never know what you are going to learn.

  6. man, i really want to go to one. I'm dropping hints about the SF extravaganza but I don't think he realizes I'm hinting...

  7. Bummer Pro Only, I want to go to the Orlando!

  8. Are they all pro only? I can’t really tell. I would go to the nyc one!

  9. This sounds like a lot of fun. I would totally go if it was open to bloggers.

  10. I wish I could go to a makeup show one day. Please blog - vlog, if poss - you experiences at the shows you attend in detail, so I can live vicariously through you!

  11. I would love to go to Orlando's show!


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