We had the good fortune of connecting with Cheyona Broomfield and we’ve shared our conversation below.
Hi Cheyona, can you walk us through the thought-process of starting your business?
When it came to starting my dream business, it started with a prayer and thought of owning something for myself. I would Rather put 110% energy into my dream than putting that energy into someone else dream .
Let’s talk shop? Tell us more about your career, what can you share with our community?
I love Standing out in my craft because I’ like to think that i am Different . I’m able to stand out in any form of makeup . From soft glam , to special FX , to full glam I’m able to create and master each effortlessly . It hasn’t been an easy journey these last 8 years but i would Say it has pushed & perfected my craft and character along the way. I cant Wait to continue to grow and create , the world will know what I’m cable of one day!
If you had a friend visiting you, what are some of the local spots you’d want to take them around to?
My favorite spots in the area the beach & good food!! I cant Go anywhere without knowing where i can get some good wings and some live music!
The Shoutout series is all about recognizing that our success and where we are in life is at least somewhat thanks to the efforts, support, mentorship, love and encouragement of others. So is there someone that you want to dedicate your shoutout to?
I want To shout-out just a few people who have had a hand in my growth & success . Firstly to my daddy & momma Chris & Valentina “Mama V” Simmons. Thank you so much for believing in me and pushing me to be who i am. Thank you Dr. Jaqueline Triche “Dr.Jay” for believing in my craft and allowing me to work with and along side you in this industry. To MarQuita Simone , Jasmine X Jae , Tacola Mercer , thank you guys and your brands for forever giving me a chance to be great with the help of your brands , i love You guys soooo much!! Can’t wait to make it and repay you!