Tonique is a beauty artist expert based in Woodbridge, VA and raised in Arlington, VA. She travels up and down the east coast beautifying clients brush stroke by stroke! Tonique is Co-Owner of Hellooo Gorgeous and offers 10 years of beauty education and artistry experience.
While working in healthcare, Tonique grew her clientele while volunteering her beauty services for the nationwide cancer program, “Look Good Feel Better”. After recognizing how her work increased the self-esteem of many women battling cancer, she decided to study and perfect her craft.
After recognizing her passion for makeup artistry, she started working for MAC Cosmetics, where she met her now, business partner, Shiedha Williams!
At MAC, she received several certifications and hands on experience beautifying a variety of clients.
With the teachings of MAC and many other cosmetic training courses taught by celebrity makeup artists, Tonique has been able to become a full time freelance makeup artist, joining Hellooo Gorgeous, and being highly recommended and sought out in the DMV area.
Tonique’s areas of experience include work with Fox 5 Studios, WJLA News Channel 8, The Better Business Bureau, Custom Ink, and many more! Tonique’s work has been published in The Washington Post, The Better Business Bureau National Ads, and Full Throttle Magazine!