continues to create looks and styles
that other makeup artists have never dreamed of. Alexis
has worked with them all.
Today's Hottest Celebrities call upon Alexis to create their
unforgettable looks. She has been "The Image-Setter" for the past 25 years. Alexis has been doing makeup
for television, movies, videos, print, commercials, magazines, billboards...you name it, she's done it. She
has worked with countless celebrities from the top supermodels
to the most famous and glamorous of actors and actresses.
Many would argue that she's the best in the world. Hollywood bombshells & starlets like Sharon Stone, Pamela Anderson, Lisa Marie Presley, Carmen Electra, Kelly Clarkson, Camille Grammar, Bo Derek, Paula Abdul and the beloved Anna Nicole Smith all raved, "There's no one like Alexis!" Some of Alexis' work includes American Idol, The Real Housewives of
Beverly Hills, Dancing With The Stars, The Scooby Doo Movie , Pamela Anderson's
Pantomime Performance in the United Kingdom, Meet The Barkers and Barb Wire...to name just a few.
Alexis herself has been featured in countless esteemed publications and media such as Los
Angeles Times, Elle Magazine, Vogue, Harpers Bazaar, JetSet, Playboy, QVC, The Doctors and VH1.
Want to see something new from Alexis? Well your wait is almost over! Alexis is
working on bringing her makeup and secrets to you with her newest makeup
line, which is set to launch in Spring of 2013. Stay tuned by following Alexis on
Facebook or Twitter. The makeup line is entirely focused on giving the every day woman
access to professional quality products that typically only celebrities were privy to. Also, you'll have the
chance to grab her new book, which will go over all of Alexis's most guarded tips
and tricks for the first time.
also does hair styling, which she has also been praised
for. By having the skill and talent to do both, Alexis
possesses the power to create and achieve an entire,
unforgettable makeover on her clients. She says,"It is a wonderful and
magical feeling when I finish, 100% of the time, for
both me and the person I am working on."
who've been lucky enough to have Alexis do their makeup
have said she has the hands of an angel. She also has
the hands and the eyes of an awesome artist. Harper's
Bazaar magazine called her "The Svengali-like" makeup
artist credited with giving Pam Anderson her trademark
Alexis & Pamela Anderson in
the LA Times Style Section
(Click image to read the article)
Alexis & Leah Remini
"The future belongs to those who believe in the Beauty of their dreams."
- Eleanor Roosevelt
Sometimes they just dont know how to bring it out. Makeup can help
you unleash those qualities."
Alexis & Camille Grammer
Alexis & Pamela Anderson
Alexis & Mr./Mrs. Donald Trump
Alexis & Jay Leno
Alexis & Kara Kardashian
was born for this business. She was born at a hospital
on Sunset Blvd. in Hollywood. If that isnt a sign,
a child she was obsessed with sitting in front of her
drawing board and painting her days away. With a father
who was a magnificent oil painter and a Mother that
won countless beauty contests, she had no choice but to
absorb all of the art and beauty that surrounded her from
a very young age.
the age of three her family moved to the country where
another one of her passions was discovered. Riding and
raising horses. Alexis became one of the top National
Champion Horseback Riders, not only in English Jumping,
but Western too. She won over 500 Championships and 1st
Place Trophies, as well as a National Championship Gold
Medal. She made the Olympic Equestrian team in 1975.
Alexis & Arnold Schwarzenegger
Shakira & Alexis
did Alexis get her start? She studied makeup at the Joe Blasco
Makeup Academy, in Hollywood, the best school in the world
for makeup. She also attended UCLA to become an Emergency
Medical Technician. By the time she graduated from the Academy,
she was already a full-fledged working makeup artist, and
the rest is history. She has been working ever since.
by the way, have you ever seen or heard of a little Emmy
nominated FOX TV show called American Idol? Well,
if you have, then you are most likely already a fan of Alexis's
work. The magazine cover to the left is an example of some
of the work Alexis has done on American Idol. Alexis
directed all makeup for the hit television show, American
Idol. She and her handpicked team created “the looks” for
the entire cast of this blockbuster show, including the host
and judges. In fact, Alexis treated one of the judges, Paula
Abdul, to a delicious glamour-girl makeover for the show.
Alexis also created a soft, fresh look for the contestants
to emphasize their individual personalities and youth. But
as the competition intensified, Alexis intensified the looks
of the finalists, including Kelly Clarkson, with a stronger,
sexier palette that developed each contestant's look into
a unique “signature style.” In addition, Alexis
gave contestants the confidence to go out on stage knowing
they looked their very best.
Alexis & Randy Jackson
"American Idol" Judges
Idol contestant Kelly Clarkson started the competition
as the girl next door. But with a little help from
the show's key makeup artist, Alexis Vogel, Kelly … snagged
a … look to match her powerhouse voice.”
Ryan Seacrest & Alexis
to see some new work by Alexis? Well your wait is over!
of the newest, and exciting, projects Alexis has been
working on is Pamela Anderson's much anticipated new
FOX show STACKED. (Visit blog Alexis created on Friendster by clicking here.)The premiere episode aired on FOX
right after American Idol on Wednesday, April 13th at
8:30/7:30C. Alexis is both Pamela's makeup artist and
hair stylist for this television show.
the STACKED blog here.
look for both Alexis and her work on the new MTV series
MEET THE BARKERS, airing Wednesdays at 10PM ET/PT, staring
Blink 182's Travis Barker and his new wife Shanna Moakler.
Not only is Alexis doing the makeup for this show, she
will have on screen appearances in a few episodes. Keep
your eyes peeled.
you'll never make the Grammy Awards. Maybe you'll
never make a movie or a magazine cover. But you
can still 'star' in your own life. The secret is
bringing out your own natural beauty. Because when
you do, you bring out more than just good looks.
You bring out your own natural confidence, too.
I've dedicated my career to giving clients 'star-quality'
Damian and Pamela Anderson from
Dancing with the Stars & Alexis
Pamela on the set of "Stacked"
"Meet the Barkers" Travis & Shanna
Alexis & Carmen Electra
Jerry Springer & Alexis
Gilles Marini & Alexis
Downtown Julie Brown & Alexis
Howard Stern & Alexis
Alexis & Fabio
Sir Richard Branson & Alexis
Ricki Lake & Alexis
Michelle Visage & Alexis
Kate Flannery from the Office with Alexis & Team
Alexis & Courtney Hansen
Celeb Photographer Alan Mercer & Alexis
Shannon Tweed and Alexis
"No celebrity worth her salt would be caught dead without her glam squad - arguably the most crucial branch of the celebrity entourage. Do you have a wedding or special event coming up? Are you in need of your own glam squad? Alexis Vogel can help! Just check out www.makeupbyalexis,com. Alexis is the makeup artist to the stars and she'll use her signature style to make you up - just like a star!"
- Little Black Book: Insane Celebrity Entourages
was "Playboy Magazine's Secret Weapon*" for over
a decade. As the Head Makeup Artist she has done it all.
Makeup, hair, clothing, styling, entire makeovers that
leave people, and the subjects breathless. She's done the
makeup for more covers and centerfolds than anyone else,
including Pamela Anderson, Katarina Witt, Caprice, Chyna
and countless others. Alexis truly enjoys her work.
fashion and magazine world covets Alexis too. She's done
makeup for hundreds of covers, including Rolling Stone
and Cigar Aficionado. Faces she's made up make up an
elite list which includes: Linda Evangelista, Sharon
Stone, Jack Nicholson, Arnold Schwartzenegger, Claudia
Schiffer, Rosie O'Donnell, Anna Nicole Smith, Nancy Sinatra, "Downtown" Julie
Brown, Denzel Washington, Michael Richards..too many
to list here (but there is a more complete list on this
creating glamour makeovers, Alexis has had an interesting
range of business experiences. She was the Assistant
Manager of Designer Sportswear at Bullocks Wilshire,
has facilitated seminars and demonstrations at Joe Blasco
Makeup Academy and The Oaks Health & Beauty Retreat
and was an Executive Secretary at both American Television
Syndication/In Production, Inc. and Quinn Martin Productions.
this face, Alexis. You did it!
I Love you."
- Nancy Sinatra
Avril Lavigne & Pam Anderson
Alexis & Gwen Stefani
Alexis & Nancy Sinatra
Alexis & Kanye West
Alexis & Nip Tuck's Kelly Carlson
Alexis & Paula Abdul
Hugh Hefner & Alexis
a woman, I think it's fun to be able to enhance your
looks, and for me, it just makes me feel better about
you haven't had your makeup done unless you've had it done by Alexis."
- Paula Abdul
her EMT training, Alexis draws on her early experience
as an Emergency Room Nursing Assistant to reach out to
patients who have undergone plastic or reconstructive surgery.
Through her gentle approach and proven makeup techniques,
Alexis helps these patients learn how to recover their
looks and their confidence. Alexis has had much experience
and great success working with clients that would benefit
from the ability to improve their appearance following
plastic or corrective surgery with an emphasis on a self-maintenance
program (post-surgical makeovers).
has received recommendations from doctors who sing her
praises in this area. Dr. Walter Tietz, a Psychiatrist,
wrote in a recommendation letter, "Alexis is a very
sensitive, capable and professional makeup artist who
can effectively deal with any child, adolescent or adult
in need of improving his or her self-image," Dr.
J.C. Nemetz, a top Plastic Surgeon and author on the
subject, said "she has been helpful in alleviating
some of the postoperative depression by adding a better
look to the patient" and Dr. B. Noal Robinson, an
ER doctor, called her "bright, astute and capable
in all of the activities that she was involved with."
Jenna Jameson & Alexis
Lost's Michael Emerson & Alexis
quoted by the television show "Extra!"