The 9th Annual Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild Awards (MUAHS, IATSE Local 706), presented by HASK® Beauty, will return to a live ceremony on Saturday, February 19, 2022, at The Beverly Hilton Hotel. Nominations will be announced on Tuesday, January 11, 2022.
The MUAHS Awards honors outstanding achievements for make-up artists and hair stylists in motion pictures, television, commercials, and live theater. The hybrid event will also be presented on a digital platform and streamed to a worldwide and inclusive audience. The announcement was made today by Julie Socash, President of MUAHS, Local 706.
Last year’s big winners included Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, Pinocchio and Bridgerton. Ma Rainey went on to win the Oscar for Makeup and Hair.
The 2020-2021 Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild Awards Timeline:
Submission Open for TV & Feature Film at www.local706.org — Monday, November 8, 2021
Submissions Close for Entries (5:00 pm PT) — Monday, December 6, 2021
Nominations Voting Begins — Monday, December 20, 2021
Nominations Voting Closes (5:00 pm PT) — Friday, January. 7, 2022
Nominations Announced — Tuesday, January 11, 2022
Final Online Voting Begins — Monday, January 24, 2022
Final Online Voting Closes (5:00 pm PT) — Friday, February 11, 2022
Winners Announced at MUAHS Awards Gala — Saturday, February 19, 2022
*Dates subject to change
The Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild (IATSE, Local 706) was chartered in November 1937. Today, their diverse membership includes over 2,100 artisans in the entertainment industry worldwide. Local 706 members are make-up artists and hair stylists who have created the looks for Hollywood’s most memorable characters and stars of stage, screen, television and now the Internet. The wide-ranging domains of these artists include feature films and television, commercials; “live” network television, all types of theatrical productions and Disneyland theme parks. Local 706 Members have created notable characters competing for Academy Awards, Primetime Emmys, Daytime Emmys, Saturn Awards, BAFTA Awards, and many other honors for make-up and hair styling artistry including their own Make-up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Awards. The Local 706 Guild publishes The Artisan, a glossy quarterly magazine, and provides panels, workshops and training both for members and others interested in the field to foster a spirit of innovation in the craft.