At an early age, Sylvia exhibited a natural propensity towards make-up artistry. At age 3, she began to enjoy putting make-up on herself, and by age 5, she continued this trend on other children. People used to remark that she had already found her niche in society. Her love and knack for this skill confirmed Sylvia’s destiny. It was the artist and imagination in her that made her able to make the ordinary in to the extraordinary, the blah into beautiful or bizarre, changing color, tint, shade and texture into various new states of creativity.
Finally, Sylvia decided to make what she truly loved into a professional career. She found and enrolled in the best make-up school in the U.S. (Joe Blasco Make-up School) where she became certified in Professional Make-up Artistry and Advanced Prosthetics. For the past 9 years, she has made a name for herself in the world of glamour, fantasy, high fashion and in beauty for special occasions, specializing in make-up for Bridal, Quiceaneras, Sweet 16, Prom, Engagement, Maternity Pictures, Halloween, Special Effects, HD T.V., Motion Pictures and Commercial Productions and Fashion Shows for which her services were rendered in North America, South America, Central America and the Caribbean. She currently lives in Miami Fl, therefore mainly is a Miami makeup artist
Her proficiency in Special Effects include Injury Simulation (e.g. Bruises, Burns and Lacerations), Temporary Removal of Permanent Tattoos, False Tattoo Application and Removal, Face and Body Painting (e.g. Kabuki, Clown), Creature Creation Application, Old Age Make-Up (e.g. Paint and Powder, Stretch and Stipple, Age Marks), Bald Cap, Hair Work (e.g. Preparation and Placement of Hair Pieces, Beards, Side Burns, Mustaches and Other Body Hair). During the past 6 years, Sylvia has been a Make-up Artist for MAC Cosmetics. In addition, she instructs upcoming artists with her professional talents and teaches one on one basic Make-Up Application for people who want to learn for themselves such skills for their own beauty enhancement.