The new girl. Alison just graduated from make-up school. She’s the most gifted make-up artist at Norton’s, but she just needs to develop a backbone of steel, because this world is ruthless and if she doesn’t meet her sales targets, she’s fired. She is the heart and soul of the series and the face of our target audience. Someone who loves make-up and celebrates, creates and expresses herself through the art form that it is.
Set in the upscale department store, Norton’s, FACE CANDY is a digital comedy series that goes behind the foundation and underneath the blush to expose the cutthroat world of makeup counters.
Head SMAC make-up artist Stefan is beautiful, snappy, but also incredibly gifted. He can work miracles if you can put up with his blunt opinions. Though outwardly confident, Stefan struggles with insecurity, and his honesty only goes one way. He’s gone through an amazing journey and make-up was an influential part of that.
Mix a lab coat with a no-nonsense attitude, add a natural beauty with minimal make-up enhancements, and you get someone who appeals to a lot of women, Victoria. But you don’t want to cross her. Beneath Victoria’s veneer of calm, there is a temper that doesn’t flare, it explores. Consumers and competitors alike have seen her blow. Recently, it’s taking less and less to light her fuse.
Christina loves the world and everyone in it unless you disagree with her viewpoint, then you’re scum. She’s got such an infectious, annoyingly positive attitude that helps her sell product and even deal with all the returns. But underneath her flawless natural beauty is a nagging notion that she’s losing her “It girl” status. She’s jealous when true talent emerges. Watch your back new girl.