Anita (Haar) Brown

Owner and sole proprietor of Elan Makeup Studio, Instructor, Sr. Artist and Hair Stylist.

Mrs. Brown is a Sr. Artist with Elan Makeup Studio as well as the Bridal & Production Coordinator. With over 19 years of experience in the industry and a background in Production and Talent Booking, Special Effects Makeup and Airbrush Art, she is knowledgeable in all facets of make-up application. Her areas of expertise are in production/video, education, bridal, events and destination events. Anita has received training and mentoring from some of the best artists in Los Angeles, Dallas and Houston area. Sharing the knowledge to her staff and students is her passion.

Nicole Estill
Sr. Instructor, Sr. Artist, Hair Stylist, Airbrush Art, Special Effects and Print and Production specialist.

Ms. Estill joined Elan Makeup Studio early 2007. She adds 10+ of experience to our Professional Team in the hair and makeup industry. Nicole has worked and trained with Toni & Guy and currently is one of the Sr. Instructor her at Elan Makeup Academy. Her passion in music and art lead her to a successful career in Professional Makeup Artistry and currently is the Print, TV, Commercial, Runway, Fashion, Bridal and Special Effects lead artists at Elan Makeup Studio.

Mayra Lopez
Sr. Artist, Director of Education, Instructor

Ms. Lopez’s passion for makeup artistry lead her to attend Elan Makeup Academy in 2008. She is now the bi-lingual Director of Education for Elan Makeup Academy and is the lead Sr. Artist handling brides, bridal parties and training new and former students. Ms. Lopez keeps up with current trends with continued education and specializes in airbrush makeup, Prom, Beauty, Quinceaneras and hair design. She enjoys spending time with her new fiancé in Dallas and travels as often as possible.

Cassandra Marques
Sr. Artist, Instructor, Hair Stylist

Ms. Marques earned her bachelor’s degree in Cosmetic and Fragrance Marketing at the Fashion Institute of Technology while freelancing as a make-up artist in New York City. Cassandra adds several years of experience to our team, having trained and worked with a long list of high-profile makeup companies and fashion houses. Cassandra specializes in makeup and styling for photography, film, runway and bridal and her passion for teaching shows in each course she teaches.

Erika Zuniga
Sr. Artist

Mrs. Zuniga joined Elan Makeup Studio after attending our Elan Makeup Academy in 2007. Erika is knowledgeable in professional makeup application, airbrush makeup application, airbrush tanning and hair design.

Rylee Quintana
Jr. Artist

Miss Quintana trained at Elan Makeup Academy in 2013 and has been an artist for Elan makeup studio since 2014. She is currently knowledgeable in professional makeup application, airbrush makeup. Rylee loves getting to create makeup looks for her clients that make them feel beautiful and confident.