In the name of hot, sexy summer beauty – and with deep respect for the greatest movie of all time – we toured 5 cities on the Wet Hot American Makeup Tour, presented by Spa Week Daily and Your Name Professional Brands. In each city along the way you met an A-list makeup artist, learned their summer beauty tips, and had a chance to enter for a private pro makeup session with them. And now… it’s time to announce the winners!

The prize package:

5 winners – 1 from each stop on the Wet Hot American Makeup Tour – LA, Chicago, NYC, Long Island and New Jersey – will win:

* A big beauty gift bag with all Your Name Cosmetics items featured on The Tour

* A personalized makeup session with their city’s featured makeup artist!

Part one…


Part two + THE WINNERS

Here, the 5 Makeup Artists and the 5 lucky winners they’ll be making over, along with each winners’ “Worst summer makeup nightmare.”

Lori Neapolitano – Los Angeles, CA

Internationally recognized celebrity makeup artist Lori Neapolitan has made the art of makeup her life’s passion. Working with professionals in the beauty industry, she designs makeup collections for major cosmetic companies. Lori is available for salon training, consultations and assignments across the USA and Europe. Lori Neapolitano is one of YOUR NAME ® Professional Brands’ master educators and in her years of training other professional makeup artists, as well as working on everyone from brides to A-list celebritiesSome of her celebrity clients include Jessica Alba, Sarah Jessica Parker, Oprah Winfrey, Meryl Streep and more.

WINNER Teresa McKerracher My worst summer memory is a horrible burn that I got from spending the day on the beach with no sunscreen…20 years later and I can still see the effects! Not wise then but wise now 🙂

Sonia Roselli – Chicago, IL

A make-up artist for over 20 years with global exposure and experience, Sonia Roselli has worked with the world’s most renowned designers, photographers and celebrities. In 2000, she moved her expertise to Chicago, where she felt there was a need for professional artistry. Since then, she has opened a make-up studio, launched a successful make-up line, trained hundreds of everyday women and professionals, and developed a cult-like following of her booming bridal business. After being named Chicago’s best make-up artist by Chicago Magazine, she has developed a reputation as the Windy City’s most sought after artist.

WINNER Dawn Dull Holstrom Ending up with a peculiar sunburn, such as raccoon eyes…

Kathy Pomerantz – New Jersey

Kathy, Owner of The Makeup Design Studio, freelance makeup artist and national beauty educator has been creating makeup designs in the industry for over 20 years. Her inspired work has been seen at The Grammy Awards, The American Music Awards, ABC, NBC and on Broadway. Her roster of celebrity clients includes: Andi McDowell, Whoopie Goldberg, Robin Williams, Carly Simon, Jerry Seinfeld and Sheryl Crow. Kathy has made numerous television appearances as the makeup designer for “Style Court”, “Everyday Runway Makeover”, VH-1 “Fashion Week”, and “Fashion Emergency”.

WINNER Cindy Batchelor Any time it gets too hot and my makeup starts melting off my face! ugh!

David Maderich – Manhattan, NY

David Maderich has been a freelance makeup artist for 15 years.  In 2010, he was nominated for a prestigious NAHA award. His work has appeared in Vogue, Elle, Vibe, GQ, Glamour, Esquire, Rolling Stone, Surface and The New York Times.  He has perfected the faces of Prince, Bruce Springsteen, Brad Pitt, Bethenny Frankel, Mary Kate Olsen, Meg Ryan, Giselle, Carmen Electra, Ricki Lake, Tim Gunn, Drew Barrymore, Kim Basinger,  and Joan Collins as well as hundreds of models.

WINNER Anne Kotler My makeup, no matter what I do, melts off – help!

Anne DeMarco – Long Island, NY

Anne DeMarco has successfully run her own makeup company for many years, while also providing freelance service to a high-profile clientele. Always in high demand for her beauty airbrush makeup, for which she is extremely well-known, Anne is also often called upon to teach this special skill. In addition, she regularly runs beauty training seminars for a variety of corporate clients including Estee Lauder, Sephora and EOS Airlines, and has also worked with a number of fashion houses including Chanel, Christian Dior, St. John, and Donna Karan.

WINNER Dorothy Borgese Pick me for my birthday (Okay fine. Happy birthday!)

Winners, please contact daily(at)spaweekmedia(dot)com with your address and phone number within 3 business days of Tuesday, August 30th, to redeem your prize. Congratulations, beauties! Now, are you excited for Fall makeup or what?