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 is the travel beauty editor for digital makeup magazine Two-magazine. 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 editor of fashion industry editorial - Breed Magazine www.jointhebreed.com and the beauty director for fashion week & event production company www.amconyc.com. Rachel is represented by www.visionnationartists.com in NYC & www.agencygerardmanagement.com in Miami & Chicago.
Celebrity: Zara Larsson, Alana Stewart, Bethenny Frankel, Mariah Carey, Louise Roe, Chris Noth, Jared Leto & 30 Seconds to Mars, Rashida Jones, Vanessa Hudgens, Rosario Dawson, Rosie Huntington Whiteley, Ewan McGregor, Fifth Harmony, Ashley Tisdale, Zac Efron, Sean Paul, James Taylor, Nathalie Emmanuel, John Oliver, Judy Reyes, Tim Simmons, Danny Dyer, Lily Cole, Aly Milshaka, Erin O'Conner, Pete Doherty, Estelle, Sibel Kikilli( Game of Thrones), Tracy Anderson, Jim Gaffigan, Olivia Palermo, Issac Hempstead Wright (GOT), Hannah Davis, Matt Harvey, Ace Frehley(Kiss), Cheap Trick, James Arthur, Jack Johnson, Chanel Iman, Karen Olivo, Graham Nash ( Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young) , Nick Mason ( Pink Floyd) JBalvin, Jhay Cortez, Mamrie Hart, Matthew Hussey
USA TV : NBC Fashion Star, Style's Style Pop, TLC's Style By Jury, CW Plain Jane, NBC The Today Show, NBC Access Hollywood Live, E!
UK TV: MTV Plain Jane, Living Loose Lips, ITV3 Colleens Real Women, Channel 4 How to Look Good Naked, Fiver Sofias Diary, ITV Rock Around the Block, QVC UK
Photographers: Andrew Lamb, Andy Flack, Alistair Cowin, Andrew Eccles, Angela Spain, Ben Ritter, Bill Diodato, Brad Barket, Brian Boulos, Caroline Malloy, Cass Bird, Christopher Logan, Chris Buck, Chris Fanning, Christopher Simms, Dan Hallman, Dan Kennedy, Dean Ross, Gareth Davies, Gino Sprio, Guy Hill , Indira Flack, Ian Forester, Jake Rosenberg, Jane Pascowitz, Jeff Tse, Jonas Mohr, Julia Kennedy, Keith Clouston, Kevin Michael Reed, Lauren Pearlstein, Lyall Aston, Melissa Rodwell, Mr White, Nicolas Prakas, Ondria Barbe, Reka Nyari, Ruth Jenkinson, Russell James, Simon Coates, Sonja Pacho, Marcelo Benfield, Matthias Edwall, Nigel Richies, Sam Yocum, Samantha Casolari, Shannon Greer, Suzy Del Campo, Tom Watson, Zoe Norfolk, Kamera Addikt, Jason Setawain, Joshua Pestka ,Robert Bomgardner, Michaela Creagh, Dylan Coulter, Flaminia Fanale, Jirar Tcholakian, James Porto, Benjamin Vnuk, Patrick Shaw, Alexandra Gavillet, Raoul Beltrame, Sarah Kehoe
Editorials/Websites: Huf Magazine, Vulkan, The Dapifer, Vogue, L'Optimum, Elegant Magazine,Spirit & Flesh, Refinery29, Vogue.com, Elle.com, Glamour, Flaunt, Bullet, Filter, Rock Sound, Shape, Marie Claire, Dr.OZ, Redbook, Conde Naste Traveler, Details, GQ, Cosmopolitan, Seventeen, Gotham, W Online, Esquire, Look, MIxmag, Avenue, Mens Fitness, Breed Magazine, Alice Magazine
Advertising/Promotional: Citibank, Natures Bounty, Tresemme, Maybelline, Buffalo Jeans, Cosabella, Fleur du Mal, Victorias Secret, Mark Cosmetics, Diet Coke, Benefit Cosmetics, Epic Records, Sony, 194T, Intell, Opening Ceremony, Samsung, Freida Rothman Jewelry, Real Techniques Brushes, Mango, Boohoo, Sports Illustrated, Flamingo Hotels & Casino, Luxury Art Book
Swimsuit, Microsoft, Alfred Dunner, Ebay, Tahari-ASL, Cadillac, Sephora- Amore Pacific & Dr Dennis Gross
Fashion Shows: (makeup head) Alice Palmer, Falguni Peacock, Ziad Ghanem, Tommy Hilfiger, David Koma, Victim, Frankly Darling, Harriets Muse, Hong Kong Garment Mission, Michelle Lowe Hoder, PPQ, Qasimi, FAD, Sally Joyce, SI Swimsuit 50th Anniversary Launch 2014,, Vidal Sassoon, The Birmingham & London Clothes Shows, Toni and Guy, Ungaro, Matthew Williamson, Malgorzetta Dudek, Hemyca, Ones to Watch London, Harley Davidson Clothing, Amanda Lepore presents Julia Clancy, Elliot Frieze, Brittans Next Top Model Fashion ShowTour, Creative Head of Hair & Makeup for NY Fashion Week Production Company- AMCONYC