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"Women wear a blindfold that doesn't allow them to see their true beauty.  TamEssence helps women take the blindfold off."  -Tambela Holmes

Tambela Holmes, a NYS Licensed Cosmetologist for 23 years, specializes in makeup artistry for Lifestyle, Fashion shows, Special Events, Weddings and Location photo shoots.  Born in California and raised in Long Island, NY,  Tambela has always had a passion for makeup.  Although she taught herself how to apply makeup, Tambela decided to further her education and obtained her teacher instructor license at Long Island Beauty School in Hempstead, NY.  She has since spent the last 7 years as a freelance makeup artist; cultivating her artistry in the makeup industry.  


Tambela's work is a staple at many industry events and is most known to provide yearly services for the runway models during New York Fashion week. She also provides cosmetic education courses and group sessions to clients who would like to learn how to apply makeup, new techniques, the latest makeup trends, and product knowledge.

To be able to transform a woman's inner beauty into her outer beauty gives Tambela a tremendous satisfaction from making clients feel and look good!  She caters to all naturally beautiful women, and loves to inspire confidence in her clients. Her services stand out not only from her inviting personality, but from the quality of work and products that she uses. 


STEP outside the box and see what TamEssence has to offer!


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