Paciencia DaCosta pronounced (Pa-see-N-see-Ah) which means “Patience” in English, is a licensed Esthetician, and Master makeup artist skilled in High Definition & Special Effects Makeup. She is the founder of Creative Beauty Academy Paciencia is located in Northern Virginia in the Metropolitan Washington DC area.

Paciencia was named Top #3 beauty Examiner for the National Examiner newspaper in 2014 for sharing her experience and expertise on fashion and beauty products for over 5 years.

For over 10 years, she has worked on countless TV shows, movies, and music videos behind the scenes and in front of the cameras as a producer and TV host. Paciencia is a licensed producer and Makeup director for several TV shows and music videos.

As a Master Makeup Artist, she has been teaching High definition makeup to television stations, TV producers and TV talents like our local channel NBC 4 news reporters. At Creative Beauty Academy, she teaches beginner and pro classes to help other makeup artists grow their business and increase their income.

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