Tripti Joshi (Editor)

Jay Manuel

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on Reddit
Occupation  Make-up artist
Nationality  American, Canadian
Height  1.85 m
Role  Make-up artist
Name  Jay Manuel

Jay Manuel httpsseychesyapufileswordpresscom201112al
Born  August 14, 1972 (age 43) (1972-08-14) Springfield, Illinois
Education  Dr Norman Bethune Collegiate Institute, New York University, York University
Nominations  Gemini Award for Best Host in a Lifestyle/Practical Information, or Performing Arts Program or Series
TV shows  America's Next Top Model, Canada's Next Top Model, Fashion Police, Operation Fabulous
Similar People  J Alexander, Nigel Barker, Tyra Banks, Andre Leon Talley, Jourdan Miller

Arise entertainment 360 with celebrity makeup artist jay manuel

Jay Manuel (born August 14, 1972) is a Canadian born American, TV host, Creative Director and Make-up Artist. He is most recognizable as the former Creative Director on the popular reality television show America's Next Top Model. Manuel also was featured as the host of Canada's Next Top Model.


Jay Manuel Jay Manuel mrjaymanuel Twitter

Charcoal smokey eyes soft pink lip jay manuel beauty shonagh scott showme makeup


Jay Manuel Speakers39 Spotlight Jay Manuel Fashion and Style Authority

He has worked in "the business of managing to aesthetic" for seven years. Manuel is known for his varied artistic palate and innate sense of aesthetics. He has worked as a makeup artist and stylist for Vogue, Harper's Bazaar, Marie Claire, Victoria's Secret, Revlon, and CoverGirl. Manuel has also worked with noted fashion photographers such as Herb Ritts, Richard Avedon, Annie Leibovitz, and Francesco Scavullo. He has been a makeup artist and stylist to celebrities such as Tyra Banks, Naomi Campbell, Iman, Alicia Silverstone, Rebecca Romijn, Rupert Everett, Bridget Moynahan, Angela Bassett, Jada Pinkett Smith, Mýa, Kim Cattrall, Natalie Cole, Toni Braxton, Garcelle Beauvais-Nilon, Vanessa Williams, Patti LaBelle, Rosario Dawson, Pink, David Bowie, and Jennifer Lopez.

Jay Manuel Celebrities lists image Jay Manuel Celebs Lists

Manuel joined America's Next Top Model in its first cycle in 2003 as the Creative Director. For nine years, Manuel featured on every cycle of the show, becoming one of the biggest shows in the United States during this period.After 18 seasons with the show, Nigel Barker and J. Alexander didn't return for the 19th cycle as their contracts were not renewed. Following the announcement, Manuel decided to leave the show. The controversial move by Tyra Banks led to a media frenzy around Manuel and the show. The radical personnel change didn't work and the show was cancelled three years later.

Jay Manuel Jay Manuel CAA Speakers

Manuel was the host and lead judge of the second and third cycles of Canada's Next Top Model, a spin-off to ANTM. He also made a cameo appearance in Degrassi Takes Manhattan, as well as playing himself in an episode of the comedy-drama television series Being Erica.

Jay Manuel Jay Manuel Launches his New Collection Attitude Glamm

In 2011, Manuel released a clothing line for Sears Canada by the name of Attitude. In 2014, Manuel launched Jay Manuel Beauty, a prestige line of cosmetics based on a new Filter Finish Collection technology.

Beauty & clothing collections

Jay Manuel Quotes by Jay Manuel Like Success

In 2011, Manuel released a women’s clothing line for Sears Canada, called Attitude Jay Manuel.

Jay Manuel Jay Manuel Wallpaper 50029165 1280x1024 Desktop

Manuel's beauty range was launched with the support of supermodel-turned-entrepreneur, Iman, in 2015 and distributed by her company Impala Inc. According to an interview in Essence magazine, Manuel and Iman met during the 1990s when he was recommended to do Iman’s makeup for a cover shoot.

Jay Manuel Beauty launched in 2014 and the collection consists of a range of products aimed to create a high definition finish, aimed at the younger generation. In numerous interviews Manuel has stated that he wanted to introduce products that gave an Instagram filter finish, without the need for a filter. In March 2015 Jay Manuel beauty was launched on HSN. In July 2016, it was announced that the beauty range would debut on the UK's QVC shopping channel in September of that year.


Manuel serves as a Smile Ambassador for Operation Smile and is actively involved with Dress for Success.

He has hosted the GLAAD Media Awards and also hosted Fashion Cares in Toronto, which benefits AIDS research. Manuel also hosted the American Image Awards, benefitting the Boys and Girls Clubs of America.

Personal life

Manuel was born in Springfield, Illinois to a mother of Italian and Czech descent and a South African father of Dutch and Malaysian descent. He was raised by adoptive parents in Toronto where he attended Dr Norman Bethune Collegiate Institute and New York University. Before entering the fashion industry, Manuel was a pre-med student and also studied opera.


Jay Manuel Wikipedia

Similar Topics
Jourdan Miller
Tyra Banks
America's Next Top Model