David Hernandez has been in the industry for over 20 years. Known as one of the most inspiring make-up artist educators, he loves what he does. Numerous celebrities depend on David’s creativity, a lot of you may know him as Courtney Love and Lindsay Lohan’s personal make up artist. In his career he has been involved in all facets of the industry, working in theater, TV, fashion, film, beauty, music videos, and as an educator. David has worked with David LaChapelle, Brandon Showers, Green Day, Britney Spears, Lady Gaga, Keri Hilson, Jordin Sparks, John Stamos, Bijou Phillips, and many others. His editorial work can be seen in Nylon, Latina, Harper’s Bazaar, and Vogue.
David then assumed the position as Pro Educator at Nigel’s Beauty Emporium, educating staff, pro artists, and creating video content.
During this time he also worked very closely with LE MAQUILLAGE PROFESSIONNEL from Paris to create new colors and products for the American market.
Now, in addition to a robust freelance career David has filled the role as Frends Beauty’s new Director of Education. Responsible for educating, organizing educational events, and assisting with store operations, David’s many talents are being utilized to their full potential!