Our Instructors

Brenda Orduno - Head of Instructor’s Department

Brenda has a true passion for makeup and creativity. Specializing in beauty and high fashion, she has worked with big names in entertainment such as Chiquis Rivera, Univision, Telemundo and Despierta America. She enjoys guiding her students through the course and seeing them reach their dreams.
Richard Espinoza - Head Instructor- North Hollywood

Richard has had a passion for makeup most of his life. Some of his work credits include Playboy, Ed Hardy, Bridezilla, Univision and Despierta America. When he’s not in the classroom, Richard can be found traveling the world with the IMATS team. He brings all of this knowledge back into the classroom and helps our students to be their very best and go out into the world and make us proud!
Greg Lightner
Special FX Instructor
Adriana Rossil
Pro Beauty Instructor
Renee Jinzo
Head Instructor- Upland
Alexis Huerta: Pro Beauty Instructor (Spanish)
Diana Loya
Pro Beauty Instructor
Henry Vasquez: Instructor: Special Events

Henry hosts a Hands-On Workshop once a month. As the oldest child of a large family, nothing came easy for Henry. He learned at a young age that he better create his own wealth and good fortune because nobody was going to hand it to him!

Henry will teach you his philosophy that has moved his career and the careers of others: "Before you make money, you have to make meaning"
Yasmine Haezaert: Pro Beauty Instructor
Michelle Ituarte
Pro Beauty Instructor
Mika Caviola
Hair/Airbrush Instructor
Freddy Castro - Pro Beauty Instructor - Temple City

As a Hiring Manager at MAC, Freddie loves bringing all of that passion and knowledge to the classroom where he teaches our new Ruby Girls and Boys not only how to become amazing makeup artists but how to step out into the world and capitalize on their new skills and land their dream jobs.
Katrina Romero - Face & Body Paint Instructor
Dani Navarro: Pro Beauty Instructor
Nichole Ray: Pro Beauty Instructor
North Hollywood
(818) 980-7829
Temple City
(626) 448-2263
(909) 985-2100