Chamonique Short is a self-taught makeup artist, entrepreneur and the owner of Glam by Cham. Born into a family of talented hairstylists, she always had a penchant for style and beauty. She has spent a near-lifetime cultivating her artistry and skills in makeup application. In 2010, after her son Baylen was born, she began her professional career as a makeup artist. Since then, she has made a name for herself in the beauty industry, where she had always been destined to flourish. With a diverse clientele and broad range of experience, Cham provides makeup for day-to-day beauty, fashion, weddings, red carpet and special events, film and television, editorials, and commercial arts. Whether applying makeup for everyday beauty or a special event, for the runway or the camera, Cham works with one goal in mind: flawless beauty.
Cham’s unique style strikes the perfect balance between glamour and timeless sophistication, which has attracted celebrity clients and made her one of the most sought-after makeup artists in the Metroplex. She has applied makeup for BET Centric and Carter High (2014 movie). Her makeup has been featured on FOX News, The Daily Share, Making Money with Charles Payne, MunaLuchi Bride, Southern Dallas County, Essence.com, and D Magazine. Some of her well-known clients have included criminal defense attorney and NewsOne Now legal analyst Yodit Tewolde, K104’s Lady Jade (and her wedding party), Dallas Cowboys, Grammy award-winning gospel singer Tasha Cobbs, Vh1 Love and Hip Hop stars Mimi Faust and Nikki Mudarris just to name a few.
A multifaceted professional, Cham is also a driven entrepreneur. She maintains social media sites on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and YouTube, teaches one-on-one lessons, group lessons and seminars on brow sculpting, contour and highlighting, and makeup essentials, and has her own line of style products. So far, she has launched the Glam by Cham Celfie Mirror and the Glam by Cham Celfie Phone Case and plans to launch more Glam by Cham merchandise in the near future. She also serves as a Brand Ambassador for Gucci Beauty.
At her studio, The Glam Lounge, Cham has created a comfortable, glamorous environment for her customers. Her affable personality and attentiveness, paired with her dedication to detail-oriented professionalism, makes her signature “Glam process” an enjoyable aesthetic experience that keeps her clients coming back again and again.
Glam by Cham is a true beauty brand that seeks to provide its clientele with creative, fun and obtainable cosmetic services that they love! As an artist first, the goal with every GBC clients is to engage them in the application process and provide an overall beauty experience versus a simple make up application. Glam by Cham maintains the highest level of make-up education, professionalism, and integrity. Sanitation, creativity, and individualism are at the center of the brand’s excellence. Glam by Cham, provides superior service because she knows every client is different and each application requires an alternate approach. Glam by Cham has a team of Makeup Artists to execute your desired look, we proudly use a variety of numerous products including MAC Cosmetics, Bobby Brown, Estee Lauder, AJ Crimson Cosmetics, Laura Mercier, Stilla, MAKE UP FOR EVER & NARS just to name a few. Glam by Cham is based in Dallas, Texas and available for travel worldwide.