Makeup Artist | Author
Educator | Beauty Business Guru...
Toni Thomas is an award-winning editorial & bridal makeup artist, she is the author of several beauty industry books, the founder of The Beauty Academy, and the creative director of Sol Style Magazine.
Her makeup artistry has been featured in several fashion publications, on the runway of New York Fashion Week, and on national television for Fox News Network and ABC News.
She recently published her latest book, a truly inspiring story of how a non-influencer became a sought after makeup artist through hard work, persistence, and by developing real relationships that matter. She has been featured on the Beauty Inspires Beauty show, the Sarah Centrella show, and the Mama Knows Beauty Business podcast.
Toni has spent her entire career in and around the beauty industry working with some of today's most influential creators. Her focus is on projects that inspire creativity and make a difference. She loves doing skincare and makeup in her Montana Studio and she enjoys teaching beauty business skills to those who are willing to take a leap of faith in their creative careers. As one of the pioneers for quality online beauty education, she is committed to all aspects of an industry that has lacked credibility for far too long.
Born and raised in Montana, she now travels with her husband between their home in the mountains of Montana and their home in Virginia. Her passion to make others feel beautiful and inspiring beauty business professionals has made a global impact on the beauty industry.