Harmony™ Artist Spotlight: Jill Ullmer Shares Her Story

Sometimes in life, we're tested. Not to show our weaknesses, but to discover our strengths. Harmony Artist Jill Ullmer truly knows the meaning of struggle and has turned her self-proclaimed "curse" into a blessing. Here is her story:  ____________________ I am 37 years old and have spent my entire career in sales for Corporate America. I went from customer service to inside sales, to sales manager, to sales trainer, to manager of training and development, to director of sales and marketing to.... tattooist!  I became obsessed with eyebrows at 11 years old when I began pulling out my eyebrows and eyelashes due to a disorder called Trichotillomania, or Trich ("trick"). I didn't know I had a disorder until I was 21 years...

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Harmony™ Artist Spotlight: Ciara Ramsden Shares Her Story

Every day, we hear from artists that truly touch us with their personal stories of success, motivation, and hard work. Permanent Makeup Artists come from many different walks of life, with so many different experiences that led them to where they are today. With a passion for not only brows, but client safety and making a difference in people's lives, artist Ciara Ramsden inspired us with her story, so naturally, we just had to share it with you!   ____________________ "I have been a PMU artist for 1.5 years and I am the Owner/ Artist at Flirt Cosmetics Studio and Brow Bar in Cochrane, Alberta. I am a Registered Paramedic in Alberta and I have been working in Emergency Services for...

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Harmony Artist Shauna Magrath shares her story

HEALED BY HELPING By Shauna Magrath     It’s funny how those who may enter into the beauty industry do so NOT because they want to beautify others, but to make ourselves feel beautiful.My fascination with cosmetics began when my mother and sister ridiculed me as a child about looking ugly. I became extremely insecure, so I learned to use makeup to cover up not just what I thought to be imperfections, but also the pain I felt. My life efforts to convince myself that I was beautiful continued when I enrolled in a theatre program at a community college. I happened to see a program on TV about special effects (FX) makeup, and knew right away that the film...

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