Elissa Ruminer began her hair and makeup career at an early age. She received her cosmetology license and trained with Aveda in 2005. She traveled the midwest doing hair and makeup for shows, print, and editorial. In 2009 she moved to New York and studied at Makeup Designory and began freelancing.
Elissa is certified in Beauty, Special effects, character, airbrushing and is also a licensed cosmetologist. She works mainly in film and TV but also does print, runway, editorial and bridal.