Alex Faction- Artistic Director of Make Up

Alex Faction believes in the transformative power of makeup. For Alex, makeup doesn’t just transform your look—it can alter you to your core by changing the way others see you and the way you feel about yourself. Alex’s educational background includes a Cosmetology degree from Pivot Point International Academy (2011) and a Make Up Designory Educator Certification (2014). After earning his degrees, Alex specialized in bridal hair and makeup during his freelance career, ultimately focusing his talents toward helping others. Passionate about teaching and focused on the potential of future and aspiring makeup artists, Alex made it his mission to help new artists hone their craft. He launched a YouTube channel and Instagram account, @alexfaction, where he rapidly gained a following of nearly 250,000 inspired followers hungry for his tutorials. Alex has created looks for celebrities such as Chris Brown and J-Lo, and his work has been featured in the pages of Modern Salon, Vogue, US Magazine, People Magazine, InStyle, Glamour, and Hollywood Life, as well as on Buzzfeed, Yahoo!, E!, and BET.