Born and raised in Southern California, Nicole Faulkner, also known as "Lipsticknick", has always been passionate about art. Constantly striving to bring innovation and originality to the world of makeup, Nicole challenges herself to push her creative boundaries while maintaining the vision of her clients.
Nicole has toured as a national makeup teacher and has taught at MUD, one of L.A.'s most renowned makeup schools.
In the Fall of 2015, MTV aired a new reality docu-series entitled:"Todrick". A first of its kind, Nicole was cast as her likeness and as one of the main members. Lead by YouTube celebrity, Todrick Hall, the show followed a group of young, talented individuals who created viral music videos and parodies to trending songs and topics in under 24 hours.
Working closely with the industries leading makeup brands (such as Morphe Brushes, M.A.C. Cosmetics, Dose of Colors, Melt, Too Faced, and Beauty Blender) has given Nicole the ability to stay relevant on the latest in beauty tools, products and trends.
At 26, she has established herself as a leading beauty influencer via social media, and has managed to be a respectable and highly sought after artist in the beauty and entertainment industry.