Christina Lola Doward, creator of The Lola Look, is a licensed hair and make-up specialist with over ten years of professional experience in the greater New York area.
Raised in New York City, Doward found her creative talents early. Always aware of the latest beauty styles, tips and trends, she used her family to hone her skills. She knew she had found her calling when her mother raved about her lashes, lids and lips at a family dinner party, Doward was five. Even if her mother exaggerated a bit then, Doward made it her life goal to become an expert in the field and recreate that joy and excitement for The Lola Look everyday.
Doward studied and received her cosmetology license at Carstein University and studied advance makeup skills at MUD – Makeup Designory. A highlight of her academic career was an intensive workshop with famous Special Effects powerhouse: Michele Mulkey.
Doward specializes in Runway, TV, Film, Fashion Photography, Weddings, Special Effects and everyday beauty. Doward is excited and proud to bring her bevy of beauty knowledge to you!
Find me on Instagram: thelolalook
Beauty and Fashion Makeup
"Luck is when preparation meets opportunity.”
Don’t leave fate to luck, unless you are prepared. You have one first impression.
Doward’s artistry can be found in magazines, TV, film and on billboards. Highlights include, Necessary Roughness, The View, Big Time Rush, Matthew Christopher Couture Runway and Bridal Fashion Week. Her work has also graced the pages of People and Us Weekly.
Most recently, Doward finished a color piece for Bridesmaids actress, Kristen Wiig and was thrilled to work with comedian, Kristen Shaal to complete her look for the Writers Guild Awards. Her client list includes Colin Farrell, Callie Thorne, Vogue Models and Ms. Universe.