In 2023 the “Golden Mask for Make-Up Artistry” will go to Miriam Jacks, make-up artist, hair stylist, entrepreneur and founder as well as CEO of JACKS beauty line. Miriam Jacks toured all of Europe as a make-up artist, gave numerous celebrities a radiant appearance and was contracted as National Make-up Artist by L'Oréal Paris.
At a relatively young age, Miriam Jacks can already look back on a very eventful career in the beauty business. The 39-year-old saw a meteoric rise to the premier league of make-up artists and also went full steam ahead as an entrepreneur but she also got to know the downsides of this business in depth with one insolvency and two burn-outs. “These setbacks have made me stronger and I would have never become so successful with my beauty brand without these experiences. Failure is part of life, but you have to be able to get back to your feet again and believe in yourself,” says Miriam Jacks. With her brand JACKS beauty line, established in 2011, she made her final breakthrough during the Covid pandemic; with her make-up and skincare lines as well as hand-painted brushes, beauty bags and other
“The beauty market is very crowded and opaque. We try to make it easier for women to enter the beauty world and develop easy-to-use products. From the outset our aim was to create a brand that gives women back the joy of make-up and at the same time scores points with sustainability, authenticity, transparency as well as professionalism,” says Jacks.
Miriam Jacks started her career as a make-up artist and hair stylist at the famous make-up school "Make-up Designory" in Los Angeles. Her talent, inspiration and unbridled diligence quickly led the way to the top and she became one of the most sought-after make-up artists on the scene. After returning to Germany, the mother of two dedicated herself to various projects, then became successful and happy with her heart's project JACKS beauty line.
Messe Düsseldorf and KRYOLAN Professional Make-up present the “Golden Mask for Make-Up Artistry” to make-up artists for extraordinary creativity, expertise and special commitment to the make-up artist’s profession as part of BEAUTY DÜSSELDORF. The award ceremony will be held at the Meeting Point in Hall 10 on Saturday, 1st April 2023.