Hi, I'm Milian Bonillo, an internationally published hairstylist, makeup artist, and cosmetologist, based in Chicago.

As an artist working in the beauty field, every job I do is centered around a client's big event, be it a wedding, professional portrait, magazine editorial or ad campaign. My goal is not only to provide a beautiful and appropriate for-the-job application, but to be a professional and supportive team member to the client, and project at hand. 

When not busy working behind the chair, I'm writing about beauty, sharing insights with a professional perspective, on products and more. I'm also the owner of Chicago Styled Wedding Shoots; a group of professional vendors and enthusiasts, who love collaborating on inspirational styled weddings.

When not creating, I enjoy volunteering for charitable organizations, including Flashes of Hope, Help Portrait, The YWCA Women's Shelter, Fairy Godmother Foundation, and The Pedersen-McCormick Boys and Girls Club. 

Bridal Features:

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Glamour & Grace: Organic Blue Wedding Ideas

Indian Hill Club: Winnetka Wedding

Jennifer Kathryn Photography: Katie & Shannon

Wedding Day Online: A Chic, Travel-Inspired Shoot

Equally Wed: Chic Red and White Winter Wedding Inspiration

Dancing With Her: A Science-Inspired Wedding

Bridal Musings: Vintage Travel-Themed Inspiration


Finalist in the Global Image Awards, Student Hairstyling Category, 2017

Recipient of the Joe Francis Cosmetology Scholarship, 2016

Official Selection, International Film Festival of Cinematic Arts, 2013


10MGMT Agency