Pavel is an East Coast based makeup artist and wellness professional. His artistry explores the combination of endless beauty with dramatic stage elements - vibrant colors, whimsical character elements and unique textures. As a fitness and wellness professional he pushes his clients to become the best possible versions of themselves through challening indoor cycling classes that keep both your mind and body engaged all the time.
Pavel grew up in Pomorie - a beautiful beach resort on the Black Sea coast of Bulgaria. His mother – a teacher – was responsible for his thirst for knowledge and general curiosity about everything. His father – a professional athlete – ignited his fascination with sports and wellness.
At the age of 18 he moved to New York to further his education. Pavel completed his B.A. in Communications and graduated with Honors from Adelphi University – one of the best private universities in New York.
While in college, he modeled for select boutique New York agencies. This introduced him to the fashion and beauty industries and he soon developed an interest for the process - everything that happened backstage.
Aside from being a professional makeup artist, airbrush artist and body-painter,
Pavel has also gained substantial corporate experience working for major fashion and luxury brands including Gucci, Ralph Lauren, Rick Owens, Calvin Klein, Yigal Azrouel and Make Up For Ever. His experience in the fitness industry comprises of both major fitness chains like Equinox, as well as more intimate and specialized boutique studios (Torque, Crank, Clay, MNSTR).