Submissions close Wednesday, November 14, 2018, at 5 p.m. (PT). Nominees will be announced on Thursday, January 10, 2019; Awards Gala to be held Saturday, February 16, 2019 at the NOVO in L.A. Live

Online submissions for consideration for the Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Awards (MUAHS, IATSE Local 706) honoring outstanding achievements for make-up artists and hair stylists in motion pictures, television, commercials, and live theater are now open, it was announced recently by IATSE Local 706 President Sue Cabral-Ebert. Submissions and voting will be made online at www.local706.org. This year’s awards gala returns to the NOVO in L.A. Live on Saturday, February 16, 2019.

For a complete list of the MUAHS Awards Rules and Regulations visit www.local706.org. Further inquiries regarding the MUAHS Awards rules should be directed to Kathy Sain in the MUAHS Awards Office at (818) 295.3933 or [email protected].

The upcoming key deadlines for the 2018 Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild Awards:

  • Submissions open at www.local706.org– Monday, October 15, 2018
  • Submissions close (5:00 pm PST)– Wednesday, November 14, 2018
  • Online Voting for Nominations Begins– Monday, December 10, 2018
  • Online Voting for Nominations Closes– Monday, January 7, 2019, 5 PM (PST)
  • Nominations Announced– Thursday, January 10, 2019
  • Final Online Voting Begins– Monday, January 21, 2019
  • Final Online Voting Ends– Friday, February 8, 2019, 5 PM (PST)
  • Winners Announced at MUAHS Awards Gala– Saturday, February 16, 2019

The Categories for Submissions are as follows:

FEATURE-LENGTH MOTION PICTURE

  • Best Contemporary Make-Up
  • Best Period and/or Character Make-Up
  • Best Special Make-Up Effects
  • Best Contemporary Hair Styling
  • Best Period and/or Character Hair Styling

TELEVISION SERIES, TELEVISION MINI SERIES OR TELEVISION NEW MEDIA SERIES

  • Best Contemporary Make-Up
  • Best Period and/or Character Make-Up
  • Best Special Make-Up Effects
  • Best Contemporary Hair Styling
  • Best Period and/or Character Hair Styling

MOTION PICTURE MADE FOR TELEVISION OR SPECIAL

  • Best Contemporary Make-Up
  • Best Period and/or Character Make-Up
  • Best Special Make-Up Effects
  • Best Contemporary Hair Styling
  • Best Period and/or Character Hair Styling

DAYTIME TELEVISION

  • Best Make-Up
  • Best Hair Styling

CHILDREN AND TEEN TELEVISION PROGRAMMING

  • Best Make-Up
  • Best Hair Styling

COMMERCIALS & MUSIC VIDEOS

  • Best Make-Up
  • Best Hair Styling

THEATRICAL PRODUCTIONS (LIVE STAGE)

  • Best Make-Up
  • Best Hair Styling