Erika Mopress, owner of Pure Beauty Esthetics has been in the beauty industry for over 20 years. As a licensed esthetician and certified permanent makeup artist offering the highest quality permanent cosmetics and skincare, she owns and operates Pure Beauty Esthetics, a whole beauty center located Santa Cruz, CA. She specializes in very realistic and natural permanent makeup.
In 2018, Erika passed her “Certified Permanent Cosmetics Professional” exam. Passing the exam indicates that the member has reached the highest level of excellence within the permanent cosmetics industry and is qualified to train others in the permanent cosmetics.
Over the past 6 years, Erika has focussed her continuing education in permanent cosmetics; her goal is to always keep learning new techniques and improving her abilities. She has studied with the some of the best in the industry and has attended many different advanced trainings including to going to Russia twice. In Moscow, Erika studied with Anastasia Gilmanova and Elena Nechaeva where she studied the latest advanced techniques in permanent cosmetics. Some of her other mentors include:
Additionally, Erika has worked with international cosmetic distributors having travelled to Germany and Spain for specialized training.
With all of her training and experience, Erika confidently offers exceptional natural and organic products, permanent cosmetics and esthetic services.