Meet MELODY IAFELICE
With 22 years of makeup artistry experience, Melody Iafelice has seen her share of beauty trends come and go. Her honesty and integrity towards her craft sets her apart from most artists. Looking beyond the trends, Melody only promotes products she believes in, and she would use herself.
Melody is a force in the industry, working with notable clients like The Property Brothers, Roch Voisine, Jeanne Beker and CTV’s Lloyd Robertson among others. She has also been involved with shooting campaigns for Montreal’s Don’t Ask line and Toronto designer Rachel Sin.
In the past 11 years she’s been requested numerous times to appear as the resident beauty expert on television programs such as CTV Morning Live, Rogers Daytime as a guest and a co-host as well as promoting products on live national TV with The Shopping Channel. In addition to working in front of the camera on these shows Melody often also works behind the scenes to make sure special guests of the show look great.
As a makeup artist, Melody is a team player. Confident with her art with a strong work ethic, Melody is a perfectionist when it comes to achieving the desired outcome of a shoot. Her old-school philosophy combined with new-school techniques makes her a strong asset on set in creative, editorial, commercial or corporate projects.
When she’s on TV, Melody compares herself to talking to your best girlfriend about beauty products; it just so happens that she’s a professional beauty expert. In her own words, “If I love something, I want you to have it as well, I want you to love it.”
Curating the content for her segments, Melody is always well prepared to talk about beauty on TV. Her vibrant personality and warm demeanor translates well on camera while her natural confidence and expertise means she can easily translate technical information into practical know-how for the every day gal.
By keeping up with training standards and constantly attending trade shows such as IMATS and pro only workshops by The Makeup Show, Melody is able to hone her craft with each year she spends working in the industry. As a makeup educator and brand ambassador she is always striving to reach new heights and discover new trends and techniques.
When it comes to beauty, clients always appreciate Melody’s no-nonsense approach and commitment to nurturing her talent. Her passion for beauty makes her captivating on screen and a dream to work with on set.
Current Notable Projects
• Make Up For Ever freelance artist, 5 years
• Brand Ambassador featured on The Shopping Channel for global brands including Viviscal Hair Nourishment System
• Official Lead Artist for video series "You’re in The Right Line" for international company, Commvault Systems, Inc