MEET THE FOUNDERS

joey maalouf

JOEY MAALOUF

CO FOUNDER AND CREATIVE DIRECTOR

Possessing the talent to truly make women glow, with his ability to do both hair and makeup, he is a one man “Glam Team.”
Born and raised in Detroit, JOEY MAALOUF knew at a young age that he wanted to be a part of the beauty industry. Joey moved to New York in 2005 and has built an impressive roster of loyal clients due to his incredible skill, attention to detail and infectious personality.

When women want to look their best, they turn to Joey. Celebrity clients including Jessica Alba, Molly Sims, Rachel Zoe, and Diane Von Furstenberg trust Joey for his exquisite vision. Whether creating a simple bun for a daytime event or dramatic eye make-up for a black tie ball, Joey is equally adept in a myriad of looks.
In addition to creating looks for red carpets and television appearances, Joey’s also an expert “How To” guy which is how The Glam App Academy was born teaching his tricks of the trade to upcoming stylists.

Joey loves the process of getting a woman ready head to toe and is elated to bring his energy and aesthetic to the world through The Glam App.

cara santana

Cara Santana

Actress, Fashion Blogger, Entrepreneur

At fifteen years-old, Cara Santana left El Paso, Texas for California and hasn’t looked back since. As she ambitiously carves out her niche in Hollywood, she continues to pursue her other passions showing proven success as an actress, entrepreneur, and fashion blogger, making her a true triple-threat. With a 10 year acting career, which most recently included WGN’s Salem and the upcoming Netflix series, Santa Clarita Diet, Cara has made a name for herself in Hollywood. Along with her influential fashion blog, CaraDisclothed, Cara has created a recognized profile in both the entertainment world and fashion community.

Most recently she co-founded TheGlamApp with long time friend, Joey Maalouf. With la desire to help cultivate the careers and craft of emerging local artists, as well as providing an affordable, luxurious beauty experience for every woman, everywhere The Glam App has become a passion project that has sky rocketed into national success.

Santana has an impressive social media following and is also involved in multiple charitable endeavors. She donates her time and efforts to organizations such as UNICEF and the Art of Elysium and is also a huge animal enthusiast who volunteers at rescues. She resides in Los Angeles with her fiancé, actor Jesse Metcalfe.