Noel Nichols is a Southern California native, with a passion for makeup from a very young age. She moved to Los Angeles in 2005 to pursue a career in the film and television industry, but quickly became enamored with print work. She sought out her makeup heros and was able to assist industry heavyweights Aaron DeMey and Fiona Stiles.

Known for her clean style with a creative edge, she has been able to secure her work in fashion, beauty, advertising, men's grooming, television and film. Her work can be seen in publications, V Magazine, Allure, Marie Claire ID, Nylon and L'Officiel.  

She works in Los Angeles and New York, and lives with her husband and two sons. She is represented by The Rex Agency.