CHERYL CALO IS AN EMMY NOMINATED JOURNEYMAN MAKEUP ARTIST, AND GROOMER known for creating picture perfect looks for celebrity clientele including Kat Dennings, Brenda Song, Cobie Smulders, Cameron Diaz, Halle Berry, Angelina Jolie, Jude Law & Rob Lowe among many others.
During her work on the renowned “How I Met Your Mother," Cheryl was nominated for an Emmy Award for Outstanding Makeup in a Multi-Camera series. As a Journeyman Makeup Artist in CA Local 706, Cheryl has worked on numerous television shows, including Dollface, 1923, Veep, American Idol, Dancing With the Stars, and So You Think You Can Dance, to name a few.
Cheryl is not a stranger to competition. At age 15, she was crowned Miss Connecticut National Teenager. She then went on to graduate New York’s Pratt Institute with a Bachelors of Fine Arts, majoring in Fashion Design and minoring in Painting. Her education catapults her as a true makeup “Artist." Competing again, Cheryl won the prestigious Young Fashion Designers Competition where she represented the United States. This opened up the world of possibilities in the industry for her.
Cheryl’s aesthetic philosophy is to enhance a woman's or man’s natural beauty so that they can be the best version of themselves. Her makeup is fresh and natural, which illuminates her clients’ best assets. With 30 years of experience, Cheryl approaches makeup with a sense of balance and impact. Her calm, caring presence has resulted in a loyal clientele of some of the most beautiful and admired people, who call upon Cheryl’s makeup expertise for editorial, runway, advertising campaigns, music videos, awards shows, movies, television, premieres and other red carpet events.
Cheryl is represented globally by Cloutier Remix.