#FACEAwards
Aug 25th 2018 7pm-8pm
The Orpheum Theatre
Los Angeles, CA
PatrickStarrr
Host

PatrickStarrr

Patrick Starrr is a bigger-than-life beauty influencer and self taught makeup artist. Well-known in the professional beauty community before YouTube, Patrick took his talents online a few years ago to instruct a wider audience on his techniques and makeup tutorials.

Patrick has also taken his talents internationally, working in countries such as Spain, Japan, Mexico, England, France and more. Through his online platform, he's been able to merge his past career with his current, working with celebrities such as KeKe Palmer, Tyra Banks, Eva Mendes, Maddie Ziegler, Shay Mitchell, Kendall Vertes, Katy Perry and Kim Kardashian. Currently, Patrick Starrr is bicoastal residing in Los Angeles, California and Orlando, Florida.

CharismaStar
Emcee

CharismaStar

Charis Lincoln, aka Charisma Star, is a fun-loving girl that loves living this crazy life to its fullest alongside her amazing husband! She loves makeup, theatrics, music, film, fashion, and art. She has traveled extensively throughout Alaska as a motivational speaker, encouraging young women in areas such as inner beauty, self-worth, and life purpose while incorporating makeup artistry and beauty tips into her message. In December 2010, Charis decided to take her passion to the next level, and Charisma Star TV was born! Since the beginning, she has strived to create high-quality, fun, and entertaining YouTube beauty videos that uplift and inspire. In 2012, Charis was a finalist in the first-ever FACE Awards held by NYX Cosmetics in Los Angeles, CA. She went on to win the competition and was named "Beauty Vlogger of the Year." Her YouTube channel exploded with new subscribers and views, which prompted her and her husband to move to LA to pursue this new venture full-time. Since then, she has worked with many major brands such as Disney, Nickelodeon, ABC Family, L'Oreal, Bare Minerals, BH Cosmetics, Pacifica, Ipsy, and many others. Charis continues to share her beauty tips and tricks with women around the world, spreading her unique message of inspiration and self-confidence along the way!

Alyssa Edwards
Performer

Alyssa Edwards

Alyssa Edwards, this year’s FACE performer is from Mesquite TX, the former Miss Gay America + Miss Texas!

A famous Drag performer + dance teacher who gained fame on the 5th season of RuPaul's drag race. he also joined rupaul's drag race all stars in 2016.

Before Fame, Alyssa was a drag competitor during the 2000s, with his first success coming in Miss Gay Texas in 2003-2004 when he placed as the first alternate. His stage name of Alyssa Edwards is an homage to Alyssa Milano and the drag family house of edwards.

Judges

Ve Neill

Ve Neill

One of the most renowned Makeup Artists in the motion picture business. She has earned 21 international nominations that include 8 Oscar nominations. She won three Academy Awards for Beetlejuice, Mrs. Doubtfire and Ed Wood, two Emmys for Pee-wee’s Playhouse and The Shining, a BAFTA for Pirates of the Caribbean, four Saturn Awards and Local 706 Best Character Makeup Award. She’s also the first Artist to be awarded Hollywood Foreign Press “Makeup Artist of the Year.” Ve created space travelers for Star Trek the Motion Picture and the hit comedy “Galaxy Quest”; Rock ‘n’ Roll Vampires for “The Lost Boys”; visions of the Afterlife for “Beetlejuice”, transformed Johnny Depp into “Edward Scissorhands”, Jack Sparrow, “Ed Wood” and “Sweeney Todd” and Robin Williams into “Mrs. Doubtfire.” She’s also Headed some of the largest movie franchises in the world; Batman, Pirates of the Caribbean, The Amazing Spiderman and The Hunger Games. She’s been on the Local 706 Executive Board, an educator, a businesswoman and a judge on the hit TV series for Syfy “Face Off”. She has been awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award by her guild Local 706. She has three films coming out this year. “Shock and Awe” starring Woody Harrelson and James Marsden, “A Star is Born” starring Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga and the quirking new life inspired film “Welcome to Marwen” starring Steve Carrell and Leslie Mann directed by Robert Zemekis.

Alex Faction

Alex Faction

Alex Faction is a LA based celebrity and SFX makeup artist originally from Chicago, Illinois. His client list includes Jennifer Lopez, Chris Brown, Brandi Cyrus, Lilly Ghalichi, Cara Santana, Zanna Rossi and more. His work has been featured in publications such as Vogue, Teen Vogue, Marie Claire, Vanity Fair, People and Harpers Bazaar! Alex is also a veteran of the FACE Award returning from when he competed in 2014 as the first male artist to make Top 6!

Laura Sanchez

Laura Sanchez

Born in Bogota, Colombia, Laura Sanchez is a professional makeup artist and beauty influencer currently based in LA. She has collaborated with Meghan Trainor and Thalia. Laura is a regular contributor to Popsugar, Univision and People En Español. She was Beauty Vlogger of the Year at the 2016 FACE Awards. With over 1M subscribers on YouTube, Laura has become a global fashion and beauty icon for millennial Latinas.

Kandee Johnson

Kandee Johnson

Kandee Johnson is an entrepreneur and beauty expert, who pioneered YouTube’s coveted beauty and fashion space. Since 2009, Kandee has created and produced numerous viral YouTube transformation tutorials and inspirational videos for her dedicated fan base. Known for her natural, authentic connection with viewers, Kandee consistently brings audiences the tools they need to shape their lives from the inside out— driving her continued popularity across the digital beauty influencer landscape. With a goal to inspire, teach and encourage, Kandee’s loyal and diverse audience has amassed into 7 million fans spanning her prominent social channels.

Most recently, Kandee was featured as a judge on the Lifetime beauty competition series, Glam Masters, produced by Kim Kardashian West. The show followed a series of contestant challenges, as Kandee and three other judges help Kim find an artist to collaborate with on her KKW beauty collection.

Last year, Kandee was recognized by Forbes as a “Top 10 Beauty Influencer of 2017.” She also received a 2016 StreamyAward, an award show recognizing and honoring excellence in online video, including directing, acting, producing, and writing, in the category of “Beauty.” Additionally, Kandee has crossed over into traditional entertainment and can be heard as a feature voice in the DreamWorks Animation, Oscar nominated film, Trolls, starring alongside Justin Timberlake and Anna Kendrick.

Last fall, Kandee debuted her acclaimed “I Want Kandee” collection with Too Faced Cosmetics— selling out within days of its online release. In addition, Kandee was the first influencer to create her own line with haircare giant OGX, and also collaborated with Sinful Colors on a widely successful polish line. Later this month Kandee will become the face of Tutti Frutti, the newest Too Faced collection, which can be found exclusively in Ulta and later this year globally.

Finalists

FAQ's

Where do I check in?

Once you arrive, please locate the registration/ticketing area at the front of the Orpheum Theatre. Please have your photo ID and ticket ready for check in. Our friendly NYX staffers will greet you and provide you with a NYX-branded wristband, so that you can collect your gift bag at the end of the night.

What should I wear? Is there a dress code?

We require all of our guests in attendance to wear a top, bottom, and shoes at all times for their own safety. Management reserves the right to deny entry to guests wearing offensive apparel. That being said – we recommend you dress to impress!

How do I get to The Orpheum?

There are numerous routes for driving or taking public transportation. Please visit the orpheum directions page for more information.

Where do I park?

The Orpheum Theatre provides well over 1,000 convenient parking spaces within a few steps of its main entrance. The brand new Broadway Palace II is the closest lot and offers 3 entrances, on Main, Olympic, and 9th. Additional lots can be found at the locations in the image below.

Orpheum Parking

Prohibited Items

  • Outside Food or Beverage
  • Alcohol and Drugs
  • Chewing Gum
  • Large amounts of CD’s and T-Shirts (More than 3)
  • Glass Bottles, Metal Cans, etc.
  • Fireworks, slingshots, laser pointers, flashlights, confetti etc.
  • Professional camera equipment, tripods, etc. (with the exception of properly credentialed individuals)
  • Weapons, explosives, pepper spray, tear gas, etc.
  • Pocket knives or blades of any size or style
  • Animals (with the exception of service animals)
  • Water guns, toy replica weapons, squirt bottles, soap bubbles, etc.
  • Noise making devices, e.g. horns, cowbells, whistles (LAMC Sec. 41.57.)
  • Beach balls, frisbees, balloons, brooms, skateboards, roller blades, skates, etc.
  • Any other item deemed inappropriate by The Orpheum Theatre Management

What time do the festivities being?

Doors open to the public at 5 p.m.

The FACE Awards begins at 7 p.m.

Is there an age restriction on who can attend?

The event is open to all ages, however, any attendees below the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian throughout the duration of the show. All ticket holders must present ID upon entry.

Will food and beverage be served?

Yes – snacks, water, and soft drinks will be available for purchase.

Is it open seating?

No, all guests will be assigned a seat at the event. If you would like to sit with friends, we recommend ordering your tickets together, at the same time. All guests must have a ticket to attend the FACE Awards show.

The Orpheum Theatre seating is even and odd, meaning that seats go 2, 4, 6 or 1, 3, 5 etc. There is an exception, though: in the Balcony there is a section that runs sequentially. The Balcony Center runs from seats 201 to 213.

Can I pick my seat?

No, seats will be assigned on a first come, first served basis as they are purchased. Please note that most seating is even and odd, meaning that seats go 2-4-6 or 1-3-5, etc.

If I have lost something at the venue, who should I contact to get it back?

All lost and found items will be turned into the NYX Professional Makeup team at the end of the night. Please reach out to the event management team at Hospitality@advantagemrktg.com to be reunited with your lost item.

Do I still get a gift bag with a General Admission ticket?

Yes! GA tickets include a great gift bag of NYX and sponsor items.

Is ADA seating available?

Yes, there is ADA seating available upon request. Please reach out to event management team at Hospitality@advantagemrktg.com for ada seating assistance.

Accessible seating is located in the rear of the Orchestra Level of The Orpheum Theatre and is reserved exclusively for patrons with accessible needs and their single companion. If you need accessible seating and do not have a designated accessible ticket, please locate a member of the NYX staff or Orpheum staff upon arrival.

It is highly recommended disabled guests arrive early to find parking in the vicinity. Designated parking is available for guests with disabilities and can be found in any of the parking lots described in our Directions Section. Disabled spaces are filled on a first come – first serve basis so please plan accordingly.

Listening Devices are available for hearing impaired guests at all Orpheum Theatre events. Please locate a member of the NYX staff or Orpheum staff to obtain a listening device. Guests will be required to leave a valid photo ID as collateral as this is a complimentary service.

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