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Season 2


Meet the host + judges

host

Ashley Graham

Ashley Graham is a model, designer, author and body activist whose influence has reshaped the fashion industry.

judge

Leah Wyar

Leah Wyar is the Chief Beauty Director of Hearst Magazines, where she oversees the 150 monthly beauty pages.

judge

Yu Tsai

Yu Tsai is an internationally renowned celebrity and fashion photographer, shooting for iconic international brands.

judge

Christie Brinkley

Supermodel Christie Brinkley has appeared on more than 500 magazine covers worldwide.

mentor

Sir John

Sir John is a world renowned celebrity makeup artist with an impressive client list that includes Beyonce.


Meet the contestants

contestant

Kendra Springer

Kendra is a spunky hair and makeup artist from Seattle, Washington. She’s the first to crack a joke, but isn’t afraid to tell it like it is.

contestant

Sara Stoy

Sara is a quirky, bubbly hair and makeup artist from Hamilton, NJ. As the youngest contestant in the competition, she wants to show that age is just a number.

contestant

Oz Wilson-Perry

Oz is a vivacious artist of many talents. Growing up, she lived in various different cities and considered many different careers.

contestant

Jayson Glenn

Jayson is a native from Montgomery, Alabama. Born with an artistic gift for drawing, hair and makeup found Jayson and his talent came naturally.

contestant

Ronaldo Escobar

Ronaldo is soft-spoken, yet passionate about hair and makeup and extremely confident in his craft.

contestant

Lucy Garland

Lucy came all the way from Melbourne, Australia, to prove she has what it takes to become the next American Beauty Star.

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Axel Vasquez

Born in Guatemala, Axel moved to the U.S. when he was 15 years old. He specializes in pageant beauty and is passionate about inspiring people to embrace their individuality.

contestant

Brittney Ward

Don’t let this 4’11 dynamo fool you – Brittney is a sweetheart, but when it comes to competition, she won’t let anything get in her way.

contestant

Diana Osorio

She may seem quiet and reserved, but Diana’s passion for hair and makeup speaks for itself.

contestant

Tyren Redd

Tyren grew up in Sacramento, CA, until he made the move to Los Angeles, where he has developed his talent as a hair and makeup artist.

contestant

Tina Mod

Tina is a quirky, sweet and talented hair and makeup artist from Phoenix, AZ.

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Samson Smith

Samson is an explosive mixture of confidence, talent, and extreme personality.

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Ricardo Ferrise

Ricardo is a loud, proud and talented artist. He was practically born into the beauty industry.

contestant

Leslie Martin

Leslie may have a bubbly personality, but she came into this competition to show everyone that she can accomplish whatever she puts her mind to – and she wants to win.

contestant

Kendra Springer

Kendra is a spunky hair and makeup artist from Seattle, Washington. She’s the first to crack a joke, but isn’t afraid to tell it like it is.

contestant

Sara Stoy

Sara is a quirky, bubbly hair and makeup artist from Hamilton, NJ. As the youngest contestant in the competition, she wants to show that age is just a number.

contestant

Oz Wilson-Perry

Oz is a vivacious artist of many talents. Growing up, she lived in various different cities and considered many different careers.

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