She entered the world of beauty on a whim. TIA DANTZLER's date with destiny began over 12 years ago with an invitation to a wedding, where she was asked to save a harried bride's day by applying her makeup. That one event spawned a passion that led Dantzler to pursue advanced training. Moreover, she paid dues as a department store beauty advisor, where she delighted in servicing women and honing her skills. Fast forward with a few dreams come true, and now TIA DANTZLER is a sought-after celebrity makeup artist with work credits that include the covers and pages of the world's premier magazines such as Vogue, Life, GQ, Essence and GLAMOUR. She has traveled the span of the globe as a personal makeup artist to entertainers and celebrities. Some of her noteworthy clients include President Barack Obama, Viola Davis, Maxwell, Jennifer Hudson, Idris Elba, Lee Daniels, Mary J. Blige and many more. Her work has been seen in a number of media platforms: Film, television, music videos, advertising campaigns and of course, on red carpets. Tia's expert advice has been solicited and featured in many top fashion magazines such as Elle, Cosmopolitan Latina, InStyle and Essence. Her portfolio flourishes with amazing collaborations with a host of famed photographers: Annie Leibovitz, Peggy Sirota, Matthew Rolston, James White and Robert Erdmann. Tia acts as a global creative director, brand ambassador as well as a beauty educator, appearing on television, assisting with product development, creative direction and production on photo shoots and videos, social media strategy, staff training to help increase skills in both artistry and sales, contributes articles for various publications, host workshops, multicultural radio tours, and speaking engagements.