About Adjoa "Joya" Courtney


As a travel-loving hair and make up artist based in Charlotte NC, I have worked on productions nationwide. I have been fortunate enough to work in this industry doing something I am absolutely passionate about for the last 10 years. I am the head of hair and makeup for the highly visible Queer Fashion week and Darren Knight’s “Southern Momma”.
My experience includes:
  • Special FX makeupfor film & TV
  • Editorial makeup for publications
  • Male Grooming for special occasions
  • Corporate makeup & styling
  • Bridal makeup & hair-styling
  • Runway makeup & hair-styling
I have worked on short films, commercials, corporate videos, documentaries, Reality TV, and live events. I have had the pleasure of working with such companies as: Microsoft, Amway, Disney, ABC, Nascar, Wyndham, and Krypolis to name a few. I have worked with many beauty brands, most notably: Makeup Forever, Chanel, Becca, Graftobian, Almay, Revlon and Face Atelier.

The Make Me Process

Always striving for better work & happier clients

We have a 10-30 minute
call to discuss your needs


We create a aesthetic plan that
serves the theme you have in mind


Exceptional Makeup & Hair-styling
using the best products for your needs


We equip you with maintenance
tips to preserve your glow