Rachel Toledo (formally rachel wood) was born and raised in New York City with over 18 years of industry experience. Rachel has a B.A. in Theatre Arts from Penn State University. After graduation she left the USA to study makeup by former BBC makeup artists in London. From there she worked part time for MAC cosmetics while assisting some of the foremost makeup artists in the fashion industry. Over the years as Rachel spread her creative wings throughout Europe working on projects from dancers in Ibiza, Spain to male models in Paris Mens fashion week. Her work has been published in both American and International editorials. She has worked as the makeup head for top designers for fashion shows, contributes her beauty tips to numerous publications, appeared on camera for numerous TV shows including a guest beauty expert spot on MTV International's - Plain Jane and was the travel beauty editor for digital makeup magazine www.two-magazine.com.
In addition Rachel guest lectures at makeup schools in both London & New York , consults for leading cosmetic brands and has worked with an impressive celebrity client list. She is the beauty director for www.amconyc.com. Rachel is represented by www.raybrownpro.com