Rachel Herrera is a Los Angles-based professional makeup artist with over 20 years of experience encompassing some of the biggest names in sports and entertainment. She is proficient in all aspects of makeup including television, movies, red carpet, music videos, and print. Rachel has worked for networks such as E! Entertainment, NFL Network, MSNBC, ESPN, NBC, Oxygen and SYFY. Her red carpet work includes the Oscars, Golden Globes, SAG Awards, the Emmys, and the Grammys.
Rachel is a proud member of The Hollywood Makeup and Hair Guild Local 706 since 2007. Being a part of this coveted group of hair and makeup artists provides her with constant education and cutting edge updates in the fields of hair and makeup.
Rachel is also an entrepreneur, having patented and created her own makeup brand, Cat Eyes by Raquel, of which she is the CEO.
Among the impressive roster of noteworthy clients, Rachel has had the pleasure of working with Kim Kardashian, Khloe Kardashian, Joel McHale, Kristin Chenoweth, Jenn Brown, Ashley Greene, Kayla Ewell, Betty White, Curtis Stone, Ashlan Gorse Cousteau, Catt Sadler, Soledad O'Brien, Ken Baker, Amy Paffrath, Matt Iseman, Akbar Gbaja-Biamila, Curtis Conway, Willie McGinest, Matt Leinart, Nikki Bella, Smokey Robinson, Marshall Faulk, Kurt Warner, Erin Coscarelli, Lindsay Rhodes, Molly Qerim, Colleen Wolfe, Michelle Marie, Leigh Anne Tuohy and Valery Ortiz.
WHY CAT EYES
Wearing eyeliner in the cat eye style is a timeless make up trend. From Cleopatra, to Raquel Welch, to Audrey Hepburn, to Katy Perry and Taylor Swift, the cat eye look can work for everyone, day to night, young to old, flirty to sophisticated.
Rachel Herrera has worked with celebrities for nearly 20 years, and with the numerous red carpet, film, and television looks she's created, she has seen and applied the many varieties of cat eye. The cat eye look is a coveted trend that is surprisingly difficult to perfect, even for professionals. Allowing anyone of any skill level to easily achieve a perfect, symmetrical cat eye every time is a goal Rachel has been working toward for 7 years, and she's finally introducing her cat eye tool to the beauty space! Cat Eyes by Raquel will give you a symmetrical look quickly every single time. It's a fantastic tool for casual makeup users, enthusiasts, or makeup professionals to give the perfect cat eye look simply and quickly. As an added bonus for on-screen projects, it makes the cat eye easy to replicate for continuity.
The Cat Eyes by Raquel kit comes with three cat eye options so you can easily change your look and take your makeup from day to night. Cat Eyes by Raquel will continue to add new styles that can be utilized with your tool, so stay tuned!
The current Cat Eyes by Raquel shapes are named after strong, independent, supportive women in Rachel's life who have inspired her to achieve her goals and dream bigger than big.