was born and raised in Pasadena, California. Being a local "Cali Girl" she loves to create urban influenced, classic beauty on her clients Hair, Lash Extensions and Make-Up. Along with being a Licensed Cosmetologist she's also a trained Make-Up Artist, Certified Lash Extension Specialist and Keratin Complex Educator who has served the beauty industry since 2002.
Maria has a passion for her craft and strongly believes in staying up to date with her education in Beauty. She attended Make-up School at The Studio Make-Up Academy located in Hollywood, California and earned her Eyelash Extension Certification from The Sinful Lash Academy located in Studio City, California.
She takes pride in giving back to rising young stylists and stylists looking to enhance their skills. Maria is an Educator for Keratin Complex and visits Salons, Cosmetology Schools and Beauty Events throughout Southern California teaching Keratin Complex Color Therapy and Signature Smoothing Treatments.
Maria's true desire is to provide a unique experience at the highest beauty standards in the industry. She always says, "Making people look good, just feels good." To sum it all up... Maria was born to Primp!