Summer Sizzle BVI Beauty Trends Workshop

Master Class Makeup and Hairstyling Workshop with Ashunta Sheriff and Tippi Shorter




Friday July 26, 2024


Wyndham Lambert Beach Resort


10:00 AM

A Premier Opportunity for Hair and Makeup Artists

Elevate your craft and immerse yourself in the heart of beauty and glamour at this year’s Summer Sizzle BVI. We’re inviting skilled hair and makeup artists Ashunta Sheriff and Tippi Shorter to be part of our distinguished beauty team, offering an unparalleled experience to learn from and collaborate with leading figures in the beauty industry.

Ashunta Sheriff and Tippi Shorter are not just industry professionals; they are innovators and leaders in the world of beauty. Learning from Ashunta offers insights into the artistry of makeup, drawing from her vast experience working with celebrities and her entrepreneurial journey. Tippi Shorter’s expertise in hair styling, combined with her role as Mizani Global Artistic Director, provides a unique perspective on hair care, styling trends, and the business of beauty. Their guidance is invaluable for any artist looking to refine their technique, understand the current landscape of beauty and fashion, and learn how to make their mark in the industry.

Ashunta Sheriff-Kendricks

Ashunta Sheriff, an award-winning makeup artist with over two decades of experience, has made a significant impact in film, TV, fashion, and branding. Renowned for her luminous skin techniques and a ‘less is more’ approach, Ashunta has established herself as a leading figure in modern makeup artistry. Starting her career as a male groomer for icons like P Diddy and Jay Z, she evolved into ‘The Glow Girl,’ mastering the art of the makeup glow trend.

Ashunta’s expertise spans across all makeup mediums, including editorial, Broadway, red carpet, and more. She’s been featured in top magazines like Vogue and Essence and appeared on TV shows such as “Good Morning America”. Her elite clientele includes stars like Taraji P. Henson and Rihanna, and she’s contributed to hit films and shows like “Hidden Figures” and “Empire”.

Collaborating with major makeup brands, Ashunta has been pivotal in product development and advocating for inclusivity. She launched the first dual-ended foundation stick in 2013 on QVC, marking her as one of the first African American beauty entrepreneurs on the network. Today, she continues to share her knowledge globally through masterclasses, inspired by mentors like Pat McGrath.

Honored with numerous awards, including the Essence Best In Black History Beauty Award, Ashunta remains a sought-after expert for beauty trends and tips.

Connect with Ashunta through her websites and on social media @AshuntaSheriff.


Tippi Shorter

Tippi’s hairstyles have topped the shoulders of many icons: Alicia Keys, Rihanna, Lady Gaga and Jennifer Hudson among other actresses, musicians, and supermodels. Her beauty transformations have graced the covers and editorial pages of trendsetting magazines Elle, Essence, In Style, And Vanity Fair. Her beauty tips are often quoted in Allure, Essence, O, and InStyle. Her effortless looks have illuminated ads for Cover Girl, Rimmel, Pantene, and Aveda.

Tippi has always been a leader, and in 2017, she became the 1st African American Beauty Professional Spokesperson for Pantene, the 1st Global Artistic Director For Textured Hair for Aveda.

Today, Tippi is the Global Artistic Director for Mizani, which is full circle as Mizani is the first professional brand Tippi took classes with after getting her license.

She has also added a new title of US Colorist for Loreal Professionnel to her scope of work.

Why You Should Participate:

Exclusive Master Class

On Friday, July 26, 2024, seize the opportunity to attend a master class led by the esteemed Ashunta Sheriff, a renowned Celebrity Makeup Artist and the visionary Owner of Ashunta Sheriff Beauty. Alongside her, Tippi Shorter, a Celebrity Hairstylist celebrated for her innovative approach and currently serving as the Mizani Global Artistic Director, will share her expertise.

Global Glamour Runway Show

Participate in the prestigious Global Glamour Runway Show on Saturday, July 27, 2024. This event promises a dynamic platform for artists to showcase their talent alongside top celebrity beauty professionals, setting the stage for unforgettable creations and collaborations.

Exclusive Swag Bag

Receive a swag bag filled with premium products from leading beauty brands. This curated selection is designed to inspire your creativity and provide you with the tools to excel in your craft.

Networking and Exposure

Beyond the learning experience, this event offers significant networking opportunities, allowing you to connect with peers and industry leaders. Your participation will elevate your portfolio, granting you exposure to potential clients and collaborators in the beauty and fashion sectors.

Discounted Hotel and Event Packages

Take advantage of specially priced packages for creatives who wish to immerse themselves fully in the Summer Sizzle BVI experience. Enjoy the beauty of the BVI while engaging in an event that promises growth, inspiration, and community.

Why Learn from Ashunta Sheriff and Tippi Shorter?

This is a rare chance to gain insights and learn techniques directly from industry pioneers, enhancing your skills and knowledge.

This is more than an event; it’s a career-defining opportunity. Whether you’re looking to elevate your technical skills, gain inspiration, or connect with fellow artists and mentors, Summer Sizzle BVI is the place to be. Join us and take the next step in your beauty career.