Carly Ryan grew up in Glendale, CA. She got her first Makeup job in 2001 at the local hair salon she frequented all throughout High School, while attending Esthetician School at Citrus College. Carly then obtained her California State Board Esthetician License in 2002. After getting certified, she began to flesh out her resume by doing Indie Films, Student Films; trade for print photoshoots with local photographers and working the LA nightlife circuit producing fashion shows that featured up-and-coming designers. 

In 2006, she started working with cosmetic companies such as Napoleon Perdis, MAC Cosmetics, and most recently Belletto Studio as an Airbrush Artist. Her most recent works include Maxim’s Hometown Hotties 2013, The Glee Project (Season 2), All on the Line with Joe Zee (Season 3), Avicci’s video "Wake Me Up," and Vegas.com #UnfortunateName Organization Commercial Series. 

Currently balancing life and work between Las Vegas and Southern California, Carly continues to work along side some of the best artists, photographers, producers and directors in the business. She aims to become part of the Artist Union and can see herself running an artist-based agency in the near future.