By: Tamika L. Morrison
Fashion savvy tastemakers who want the best of both worlds – retail therapy that adds to life and the chance to give back to community, can take pride in attending FashionGLAM Atlanta – a celebration of culture and beauty where fashion meets philanthropy . And they can also get up close and personal with Emmy Award winning celebrity makeup artist, Nyssa Green of The Green Room Agency, who’s hosting the FAB event!
Nyssa Green is owner of The Green Room Agency for Image Development. Informed, chic, and connected characterize the over 10-year veteran and her successful, full service firm. The agency trains and represents top image makers for all forms of media.
Starting out as an award winning hairstylist, Nyssa eventually took an interest in makeup. With a fierce mix of curiosity and tenacity she quickly became a top makeup artist, industry expert, and TV personality.
Nyssa is now a five-time Emmy winner and is one of the most sought- after artists on the makeup scene. Clients like MTV, BET, and major record labels have trusted her to create looks for their various stars. As a makeup artist at CNN for over six years, Green helped develop the image of many anchors. Editorally, her work has been in numerous magazines: Real Simple, Vibe, Women’s Wear Daily, Ebony, and more. Her clients also include a hosts of celebrities including: Bono, Alicia Keys, Vickie Winans, Ne-Yo, Jane Fonda, and many more. Nyssa has also been the key artist for shows on Turner South, The Gospel Music Channel, HGTV and TV One, where she also hosted “Makeover Manor”. Nyssa writes the “Beauty and Balance” column for Gospel Today magazine, and is the featured fashion and beauty expert on Fox 5 in Atlanta.
As for FashionGLAM, Nyssa shares her excitement about being part of this fashionable must-attend event, “Atlanta is still not seen as a major player in the fashion game, and it’s events like FashionGlam that will get us there.” She continues, “I’m also excited anytime I can part of something that not only celebrates the culture of fashion and beauty but adds an element of giving back while looking good!”
So join us on The Greenlight Project Friday, August 27th as we greenlight and celebrate all shades of beauty and if you’re reading us now, check out Afrobella Radio, our sister station as they talk about ‘Goddess Beauty’ with Maybelline model, Tomiko Fraser and natural beauty to the stars with celebrity hairstylist , Karin Tappin!
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