Beautifying the world one project at a time.

Makeup

Special occasion. Bridal makeup. Corporate shoots. Private classes. Portrait shoots. Instructor.

Creative Director

Photo shoots. Art direction. Fashion shows. Trend forcasting. Branding.

Media

Brand ambassador. Television. Radio. Print. Presenter. Live audience shows.

Designer

Fashion Design. Styling. Interior Design. Creative Direction.

International, multi-award winning beauty artist, media expert and educator. Canadian Makeup Artist of the Year 2015. Designer and creative director.

About

Cheryl Gushue is an award winning North American makeup artist and global educator to beauty professionals. Cheryl started her career as a fashion designer and custom couturier then shifted her artistic skills to the beauty industry. After many years of cosmetic retailing and working in salons, she turned her talents to freelance and broadened her horizons to all types of beauty and fashion related work. She has headed up her makeup team for international shows in Paris, Berlin, Vegas and presents her beauty and fashion looks she creates to a live audience of 2,000 industry professionals. For over 15 years, Cheryl's talents of makeup artistry and head to toe fashion makeovers were frequently featured on Canadian television makeover shows Cityline, So Chic and Steven & Chris where she spoke about "Ageless Beauty". In 2015 she won the prestigious industry award of Canadian Makeup Artist of the Year. Whether its presenting, working backstage, doing photo shoots, writing, wardrobe styling, creative direction, designing or teaching, Cheryl enjoys every aspect of fashion and beauty and loves to provide beauty advice to industry professionals and consumers. Formerly the Beauty Ambassador of the cosmetics department and a personal shopper at Saks Fifth Avenue Toronto she gained valuable experience learning about the luxury market in designer fashions, cosmetics and fragrance. Her freelance career continues to take on new challenges and connects her with new faces on a regular basis. Her most recent passion is organic beauty. Her focus is on overall health and well being and teaching her clients how to look youthful and feel their best they can be!

Portfolio

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New you makeup lesson

It’s time for a new you for 2018! Learn how to properly create your look for your unique features. Pro beauty expert Cheryl Gushue teaches makeup lessons. Learn about organic beauty products that are good for you. Bring your makeup bag to see what you need to keep and what to toss. Your session includes […]

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Session Stylist of the Year 2018

At the Contessa awards this year my amazing hair styling partner in crime wins the Session Stylist of the Year award for a shoot we worked on together.  As the creative director I did makeup, nails, styling and shoot direction for an editorial that was published in Culture Magazine.  This category had the most finalists […]

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Some of my best beauty adventures around the world have been with these brands...

L'oreal
Joico
Goldwell
Kevin Murphy