Joanna Schlip has worked with some of the most celebrated people in the entertainment industry. Her work has graced the covers of the most prestigious magazines worldwide. She is consistently booked for beauty commercials, covers, print campaigns, and for red carpet events.
At the age of eighteen Joanna left the United States for Paris, determined to start her career. It was a brave step for a young girl who didn’t know anyone in Paris or speak a word of French. She just knew that she wanted to work for French Vogue. It took some major perseverance, but she achieved that goal and much, much more. Joanna spent over fifteen years in Europe working throughout Milan, Paris and London. Her experience in the highly visible European fashion industry honed her skills to an elite level taking her work to international status.
When Joanna returned to the U.S. Los Angeles proved to be the place for her to be. Since returning to the U.S. she has made over 70 television appearances and trained artistry teams for cosmetic giants. She is a Beauty Author, Four-time keynote speaker at The Makeup Show, Five-time keynote speaker at the IMATS, an international spokesperson and Global Artist Director for Physicians Formula. On top of that she is also CEO & creator of RCK Body Glow, world-wide beauty expert and the judge on the hit series, BLUSH: “The Search for the Next Great Makeup Artist.” . Joanna’s extraordinary work ethic and genuine personality have afforded her an amazing clientele including Ellen Pompeo ,Christina Applegate, Eva Longoria, Laura Linney and Iggy Azalea.
In September of 2007, Joanna launched her first book, Glamour Gurlz: The Ultimate Guide to Great Make-up and Gurl Smarts (Random House). This how-to book is packed with over 100 images and inspirational quotes from celebrity beauties such as Hayden Panettiere, Beyonce, Jessica Simpson, Hillary Duff & Brie Larson. All of Joanna’s proceeds from the book were donated to charities for young women to help realize their true potential by making a difference in the lives of teen and transitional-aged girls while building self-esteem through innovative programs.
Joanna has traveled to ninety-six countries around the globe. She places her career first and continues to challenge herself everyday in hopes of sharing her vision of modern beauty with women everywhere.