As the founder of Faces Plus, Mei has been in the business for 29 years, making a name for herself through word of mouth. Adoring clients have nicknamed her "super lady" for her talent and hard work, and many attribute a renewed sense of confidence and self-esteem to her artistry and compassion.
An award-winning childhood expertise in Chinese calligraphy translates into her work today, where calligraphy practice in gentle brushstrokes and pressure control of the hand collides with her life passion for art and beauty. Mei specializes in permanent makeup, using the highest quality ingredients for a beautiful, natural look, and she prides herself on her experience, technique, color artistry, innovativeness, and excellent judgment.
Kristin has more than 10 years of beauty and makeup artistry experience from working in L.A. Fashion Week, bridal makeup, print, film, special events, and M.A.C., Giorgio Armani, Nars, and Yves Saint Laurent. After graduating from the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising, Cinema Makeup School in Hollywood, and Medical Esthetics & Cosmetology School, she received advanced education in medical esthetics, permanent makeup, and professional makeup in Paris, Milan, Hong Kong, Taiwan, New York, and California. Always keeping on top of new beauty trends, she is able to use her expertise and knowledge to determine what is best for each client's needs.
Kristin specializes in the Hair Stroke Technique for permanent makeup. The hair strokes are created by using a unique tool that allows the artist to individually tattoo each strand of hair. This method produces natural looking eyebrows and gives the appearance of real hair.