Los Angeles based hair color chemist with an array of knowledge from formulation to manufacturing. A Paul Mitchell alum, Shearer has collaborated on projects with many big name brands. With his knowledge of formulation and manufacturing in the cosmetic industry, Shearer provides the know-how to push Underground Cosmetics™ to meet and exceed industry standards. He also enjoys solving Rubik's cubes and avoiding black holes.
Michael Westmore, Jr
Comes from a historical line of accomplished, award-winning makeup artists and hair stylists. Spending most of his life behind the scenes, he carries with him the knowledge and enthusiasm to develop new and innovative technologies for the entertainment industry. His background is diverse, giving him an alternate perspective which adds to the overall creativity of the products. He eventually went into post-production while working for many of the Major Motion Picture Studios, all the while creating various effects for the film and television, including Star Trek: The Next Generation, Masters of the Universe and much more. With his knowledge of the special effects industry, he helps Underground Cosmetics™ create new cutting-edge products. He also enjoys hoarding old electronics and coupons.
Spent years studying and creating art. She went on to teach her passion to children in Philadelphia schools while also working as a freelance artist. She eventually moved to Los Angeles and, using her knowledge of color theory, she has become an adept color chemist, under the tutelage of Shearer. She has brought an innovative and fresh approach to creating some of Underground Cosmetics™ most unique colors. Mehgan also wears the colors she makes to ensure the performance meets the rigorous standards of Underground Cosmetics™.
A long time cosplayer and costume designer. She began in 2005 and has since been involved in the community ever since. She has also worked as a professional costume designer in film, television, and theatre. Before costume design, Goehner was a professional makeup artist and hair stylist for television and film. Her cosplaying and industry experience with costumes, props, hair, and makeup has given her extremely valuable knowledge in the culture of special effects and cosmetics. As a constant product user, she is able to provide insight into the usage and iterative development of products helping push product performance forward.