Meredith Lyman is one of the city's most sought after make up artist's. She has been in the industry for over 10 years. After graduating from the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, majoring in fine art, Meredith decided to pursue a career in make-up artistry. Her skills and expertise as a classically trained painter extend into her precision as a make up artist. Her experience expands from being a cosmetics and skincare expert into clothing styling and artistic direction on photo shoots. She has worked on several television series as a make-up artist. Including several lifestyle programs on the Food channel and HGTV as well as CTV's Power Play and various other programs. She is also a regular appearance on morning television in Ottawa giving expert advice and tips. She writes beauty blogs for several publications and frequently works with local magazines. Her make-up has appeared in several print/web campaigns in Ottawa, Toronto and Nationally.

Make up artist, Meredith Lyman, dispels 7 common misconceptions about make up.  Women today have many misconceptions of how make up should be worn, what colours best suit them, and what products work best. I am going to talk about some common myths and answer frequent questions I get surrounding make up.