Tracie’s passion and love of fashion and make-up began at an early age.

Although successful in Televsion and Radio ad sales, her passion was within the Cosmetics Industry. She went to the National Makeup Academy in Califoat and also has trained with MAC and OCC. Once moving to Northern Virginia with her husband Tracie decided to start her own company “Makeup Artistry by Tracie”.

In the five years that Makeup Artistry by Tracie has been a company, it has been honored with several awards and milestones. In 2007, The Washington Mystics (WNBA) invited Tracie to participate in events and apply makeup to players and staff, which she does every year. In 2008, MABT was invited to the White House’s staff appreciation day, to speak about skin care and makeup. And MABT was also honored by winning the 2008 Home Based Business of the Year. Makeup Artistry by Tracie was honored by the Northern Virginia Magazine in 2009 by being named Northern Virginia Magazine Best of: Makeup Application and featured in the magazine. Tracie currently is working on being a featured writer for Brides & Weddings of Northern Virginia, giving tips and advice on bridal beauty. She also writes for AskMissA.com, a national e-magazine as a feautred beauty writer. As well as being a featured blogger for Weddzilla.

Tracie's focus is to allow your natural beauty to shine through and make sure that you look your absolute best. "It is an honor and privilege to be a part of my clients biggest life moments. And we never take that for granted!"