Licensed Esthetics Instructor/Makeup Artist
Lisa Johnson began her career in the beauty industry in 1996. She started working in the department store setting for various companies such as Lancome, Clinique, and Dermablend doing makeup applications, training, and selling for the companies.
Shortly after starting in the cosmetics industry, her love for makeup and the biology of the skin led her to obtain her esthetics license followed by an esthetics instructor’s license. She found a love for educating clients and aspiring beauty industry students.
Lisa has had advanced training in makeup and enjoys every aspect of the industry. She has taken advanced training in corrective, bridal, airbrush, theater, and special effects makeup from industry leaders such as Temptu and Ben Nye. Her work can be seen in pageants, print, film, and television.
Lisa worked as an Esthetics and Makeup Artisty Instructor at Clary Sage College of Design Innovation in Tulsa, OK, teaching the workings of the skin, waxing, and also teaching advanced theater, special effects, and airbrush makeup for the Makeup/Cosmetician program. She was with Clary Sage College for over 6 years and was Department head and instructor.
Giving back has always been important to Lisa. She has been involved with various organizations such as American Cancer Society, Look Good Feel Better, Veterans Affairs national event STAND DOWN for Homeless Veterans, Tulsa Project Theater, Laura Dester Shelter, Day Center for the homeless and many other great organizations in the Tulsa and surrounding areas.
Lisa is also a Senior Educator and Makeup Artist for Mirabella Cosmetics for Oklahoma, Texas, Kansas, Missouri and Arkansas, working with various top beauty industry companies for trade and stage show presentations and salon education.