Erika has been a photographer and makeup artist from a very young age. She began her makeup career working for the top cosmetics companies and most currently NARS Cosmetics ( A Photographer Himself ).
Her Photography career began gaining notoriety over a decade ago, working with the best entertainers in the country, and branding herself as one of the best in her field.
Her love for color is a reflection of her many years in the entertainment field both on and off camera, with a fluid aesthetic fueled by her love for the eclectic.
A perfectionist, she attributes her precise retouching to her extensive knowledge of makeup and lighting.
Her inspirations are Jingna Zhang, Mike Ruiz, James Smith, Aad Sommeling, David Lachapelle, and Mike Kelly.
E.I. School of Makeup - Los Angeles CA
The Art Institute | Film and TV Production - Las Vegas
Luna Marie, Trinity Taylor, Andy Bell ( Erasure ), Latrice Royale, Cynthia Lee Fontaine, Peppermint, Alexis Michelle, Tiffany, Shangela, Roxxy Andrews.