Axel Vasquez is a Guatemalan native who moved to the U.S. when he was 15 years old. Since then, he perfected his craft and built his brand around pageant beauty. Currently, he resides in Virginia where he owns a makeup academy and hair studio. He is passionate about inspiring people to embrace their individuality and live their lives without limits. Growing up, he styled his sister’s hair and makeup in secret out of fear of being ridiculed. Today, Axel Vasquez is proud to share his talent with his students and show the world he has what it takes to become the next American Beauty Star.