Always having a passion for the arts, this South Florida native found herself pursuing a career in makeup artistry.
Christine graduated from the Production Program at Cosmix School of Makeup Artistry and is highly skilled in beauty and fashion makeup techniques, airbrushing, lash application, eyebrow threading, body painting, character makeup and special effects.
She is the owner and creative director of Mangos Makeup Artistry, LLC and works with a team of talented makeup artists and hairstylists creating stunning makeup and hair designs on location for weddings and special occasions. She currently works with award-winning photographers and well-known event coordinators in South Florida. She spent 6 years working at Cosmix School of Makeup Artistry in Fort Lauderdale, FL as the Director of Student and Career Services and networked with employers looking to hire makeup artists nationwide. She also had a major roll in assisting the school in obtaining its initial accreditation through the ACCSC in 2012. She is now a member of The Powder Group.
Christine also works in TV and Video Production with Digital Comm Link and had the opportunity to work with CBS Face the Nation, covering the Presidential Debates at Lynn University in Boca Raton, FL in 2012. Throughout this experience, Christine worked behind the scenes with politicians and celebrities including Rudy Giuliani, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Marco Rubio, Don King, Kal Penn, and Real Housewives of New York star, Dorinda Medley.
During the start of her career, Christine was involved with many local fashion shows including:
- Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Miami Swim 2007
- Goldwell Trendzoom Hair Show 2008
- Rock Fashion Week Miami Beach, March & October 2009
- Miami International Fashion Week March 2009, 2010, & 2011
- Cosmopolitan's Summer Splash July 2010