Anita (Haar) Brown

Sr. Artist, Instructor

Mrs. Brown is the owner and sole proprietor for Elan Makeup Studio. With her production-talent booking and travel background Anita offers over 19 years of award winning experience to the industry. Her areas of expertise are in television, film, print, fashion, airbrush makeup, airbrush art, airbrush tanning, costume makeup, hair extensions and hair design. She has received training and mentoring from some of the best artists in Los Angeles and in the Dallas area and continues her education when possible to learn new trends for clients and aspiring students.

Nicole Estill
Sr. Artist, Instructor

Ms. Estill joined Elan Makeup Studio early 2008. She adds over 10 years of experience to our professional team in the hair and makeup industry. Nicole worked and trained with Toni & Guy and currently is one of our Sr. Instructors. Her commercial and music background helps her keep up with new trends and helpful tips during our courses. Nicole specializes in music, print, production, commercial, TV, bridal, costume makeup, runway and fashion.

Mayra Lopez
Sr. Artist, 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 | Studio | Agency and is one of the lead Sr. Artists training new students. Ms. Lopez keeps up with current trends by continuing her education and specializes in makeup, airbrush makeup, teen makeup, proms, Quinceaneras and hair design.

Cassandra Marques
Sr. Artist, Instructor

Ms. Marques earned her Bachelors degree is 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.

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.