Welcome to the Official Joyce M. Gilliard Website!
Joyce is an entreprenuer, fashionista and professional hairstylist/ makeup artist with over 20 years of experience in the Beauty and Fashion Industry. She is a member of the Makeup and Hairstylist Local 798 IATSE of New York. She is the first and only African American Hairstylist in the State of SC to be accepted into this prestigious union for Hair and Makeup Artists. She is a mother of three children and wife of a retired military veteran. She also was the owner of a New York based multicultural salon, Joyce's Hair Studio for several years. Upon relocating to the South, Joyce broadened and developed her skills and began to work more in Film, TV, Reality shows, Commercials, Print, Corporate and Magazines. Blockbusters such as "Iron Man 3", "Hunger Games", Lifetime's "Army Wives" (Season 2-6), "Mississippi Damned", "Angel Camouflaged" and MTV's "Runs House" (Seasons 2 & 3) are a few of the projects that showcase her talents. She continues to work fashion and trade shows, platform artistry, weddings and teach educational classes.
Aside from film work, Joyce enjoys exercising, sports, modeling, acting, dancing , writing beauty editorials for magazines, and giving back to the community. She has volunteered and collaborated with many non-profit organizations and events, such as Charleston Fashion Week, My Sisters House , Convoy of Hope and Cinderella Day. She attended Barbizon Modeling School of New Jersey and was named "Top Model of the Year". In her free time she enjoys motivating young teens to live their dream and spending time with her family. Joyce's future plans include traveling internationally, writing several books and continuiing to live her dream!
Please enjoy your visit and come back soon !
NAME: Joyce M. Gilliard
BIRTHDATE: July 3
SHOE: 8 1/2
EYES: Dark Brown
Joyce M. Gilliard
Film Industry Hairstylist
Member of Makeup and Hairstylist
IATSE Local 798 of New York