Giselle, born Virginia Smith is a licensed hairstylist and makeup artist in the DMV area. Known for her commanding presence, punctuality and great customer service, Giselle takes pride in making The Melrose Experience an experience unique to her consumer. As of recently, Giselle has taken her career in a different direction as she has decided to make her business first priority.
Now, as a full-time free-lance artist, Giselle travels to clients both in and surrounding areas to create a lasting impression and build a network to continue to what she loves! Starting out, Giselle immediately gravitate to the arts, as her love for nature and the environment lead her to become an advocate for keeping her neighborhood clean and full of life. Later, she started getting into fashion as she became a member of the fashion club throughout her entire high school career and participated in runway shows and competitions as a model! After testing the waters and giving college a try, financial hardships forced her to end her collegiate career early. She then had the idea to take of the cosmetology trade to regain access to college to pursue her dreams as a medical examiner. After finishing Fortis Institute of Technology in 2011, she regained her fashion "spark" and started to delve more into the beauty industry. Once continuing her education with makeup through various training courses and workshops, Giselle started on her way in the world through hair styling and eventually makeup artistry!
Giselle has receive many accolades and made quite an impression in the fashion scene in her community while landing gigs as big as working with CNN host and radio personality Larry King. Giselle plans in the near future to find a home for her thriving business and to further give back to the youth with education and mentoring through her gift! You can of course locate her via her website and see by the minute updates via her social media as she "paints" her way through the hearts of others-