For Immediate Release:



Timeline for Awards Announced;                                             

Nominations Unveiled on November 11, 2019


HOLLYWOOD, June 26, 2019 – The Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild (MUAHS, IATSE Local 706) announced that the Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild Awardshonoring outstanding achievements for make-up artists and hair stylists in motion pictures, television, commercials, and live theater, will take place on SaturdayJanuary 11, 2020. The announcement was made today by Julie Socash, President of IATSE Local 706.

The entry/voting timeline for the 2020 Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild Awards is:

Lifetime Achievement Awards Nominees announced
TUES, July 9, 2019

Lifetime Achievement Awards voting begins                                        
TUES, August 13, 2019  
Lifetime Achievement Awards voting closes (5:00 pm PST)                    
FRI, September 13, 2019

Lifetime Achievement Awards Winners announced                        
MON, September 16, 2019

ONLINE Submission begins of qualified entries to Guild Awards
MON, September 23, 2019 

Submissions close for entries to Guild Awards (5:00 pm PST)                
WED, October 23, 2019      
Nominations voting begins at
MON, October 28, 2019

Nominations voting closes (5:00 pm PST)                                            
FRI, November 8, 2019  
Nominations announced
MON, November 11, 2019    

Final voting begins
TUES, December 3, 2019
Final voting closes (5:00 pm PST)
FRI, January 3, 2020                        

Winners announced at MUAHS Guild Awards Gala                          
SAT, January 11, 2020                     

*Dates subject to change 

For a complete list of the MUAHS Awards Rules and Regulations visit www.local706.orgor

Further inquiries regarding the MUAHS Awards rules should be directed to Kathy Sain in the MUAHS Awards Office at (818) 295-3933 or



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 Entertainment Emmys®, Saturn Awards®, BAFTA Awards®, and many other honors for make-up and hair styling artistry including their own Hollywood Make-up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Awards. The Local 706 Guild publishes TheArtisan, 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. For more info, visit local706.orgor get #MUAHSawards updates on FacebookTwitter and Instagram.


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