Playing with makeup since the age of 14. Joseph's talent and passion as a self taught makeup artist were so profound that it was easy to take notice. Starting professional makeup in 2001 and having worked in Mexico and Texas he realized he was a big fish in a small pond.
The Texas native decided to take his chances in the big Apple. Being inspired by his own mothers signature smokey eye, he learned to master the art of skin, which would later become part of his signature look. Upon landing in NYC in 2010 Carrillo's first client was the Iconic fashion brand Carolina Herrera. Working on a span of over 10 collections and creating makeup and hair looks for the brands luxury style. Then, Catching the eye of world renowned makeup artist Pat McGrath, Joseph was taken under her wing and quickly found a spot on her coveted team. Learning tricks of the trade and working on major shows like Calvin Klein, Tom Ford, Tommy Hilfiger, Victoria Beckham and Coach, just to name a few. Joseph has become a fixture in the fashion scene with clients including Carolina Herrera, Roger Vivier, Sprite, Thom Browne, Zac Posen and many others.
Allure, Architectural Digest, Carolina Herrera, Christian Louboutin, Columbia, Conde Nast, Cosmopolitan, Delpozo, Elle, Elle Mexico, Figue, Glamour, FN News, Harper's Bazaar, Harper's Bazaar Kazakhstan, Harper's Bazaar Malaysia, Henri Bendel, Hearst, Jamie Wolf, J Crew, Juan Carlos Obando, Net a Porter, Nylon, Marie Claire, Marie Claire South Africa, Michael Bastian, Oscar de la Renta, Opening Ceremony, Out Net, Porter, Piamita, Seventeen, Sjal, T Magazine, Tanya Taylor, Vogue Mexico, Vogue Russia, WSJ, WWD, Wolverine, Zac Posen
Alex Chung, Carolina Herrera Jr, Erin Richards, James Galavan, Kyle Richards, Kathy Hilton, Lilliana Vasquez, Marcela Villadolid, Michael Chiklis, Morena Baccarin, Morgan Stewart, Nicholas Dagosto, Nicky Hilton, Paris Hilton, Prabal Gurung, Pryanka Chopra, Sharlene Taule, Stacy Dash, Tanya Taylor, Taylor Schilling, Uma Thurman, Yara Martinez