I AM CORTANI PEARL
Cortani “Pearl” Mims is an experienced cosmetologist, specializing in make-up artistry. Born and raised in South Carolina, Cortani fathered her knowledge and expertise at
Paul Mitchell The School in 2013 and continued with MAC Cosmetics as a freelancer. Under the tutelage of national beauty expert, Debra Dietrich, her personal vogue evolved. Since then, Cortani has been respected for her ability to create clean, natural looks with a dramatic edge.
A passion for cosmetics, Cortani’s energetic, trendy, and resourceful worth ethic has afforded her the opportunities to style clients throughout the Southeastern region. She is sought after by a host of clergy members and fashion designers to coordinate make-up and hair for shows. Some of her national clients are Ramon Lawrence (Season VI of Project Runway -Via Style Exhibition), Kenny Smith, Pure-N-Heart, and a host of others.
With a firm belief in giving back, Cortani spends time mentoring aspiring make-up artists through training, presentations, and interactive social media outlets. Her sessions often encompass topics such as foundations, highlighting and contouring, brows, and lash applications.
Cortani works with passion and integrity. It is her desire to inspire clients to embrace inner beauty. With expert insight, Cortani continues to create exquisite looks, empowering her clients to express beauty with confidence.