The Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild (MUAHS, IATSE Local 706) has announced nominations for the 8th Annual MUAHS Guild Award’s Lifetime Achievement honorees, it was announced by MUAHS President Julie Socash. The Lifetime Achievement Award is given to one make-up artist and one hair stylist for an extraordinary spectrum of acclaimed work, exceptional contributions to the motion picture arts and sciences, or outstanding service to their union or the entertainment industry. Voting is now open online for members only and will end Friday, January 22, 2021. Winners will be announced on January 27th and will be honored at the virtual gala on Saturday, April 4, 2021.


  • Alan D’Angerio
  • Julia Walker
  • Judy Crown
  • Pauletta Lewis
  • Terrell Baiiel


  • John Jackson
  • Christina Smith
  • Matthew Mungle
  • Michèle Burke
  • Steve LaPorte

MUAHS “Behind the Slate” panels of the 2021 Lifetime Achievement nominees are now available exploring the achievements, challenges and creativity of the nominees. The panels, moderated by Oscar®-nominated Hair Stylist Gail Ryan, are sponsored by HASK Beauty for the Hair Stylist Nominees and Make Up For Ever for the Make-up Artist Nominees and produced by IngleDoddMedia. 

2021 Lifetime Achievement Nominees for Make-up

 2021 Lifetime Achievement Nominees for Hair Styling

 Further inquiries regarding the MUAHS Awards should be directed to Kathy Sain (details below)
 The Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild (IATSE, Local 706) was chartered in November 1937. Today, their diverse membership includes over 2,100 artisans in the entertainment industry worldwide. Local 706 members are make-up artists and hair stylists who have created the looks for Hollywood’s most memorable characters and stars of stage, screen, television and now the Internet. The wide-ranging domains of these artists include feature films and television, commercials; “live” network television, all types of theatrical productions and Disneyland theme parks. Local 706 Members have created notable characters competing for Academy Awards®, Primetime Emmys®, Daytime Emmys®, Saturn Awards®, BAFTA Awards®, and many other honors for make-up and hair styling artistry including their own Make-up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Awards. The Local 706 Guild publishes The Artisan, a glossy quarterly magazine, and provides panels, workshops and training both for members and others interested in the field to foster a spirit of innovation in the craft. For more info, visit or get #MUAHSawards updates on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.