meet tona michelle
Tona Michelle is a published, professional style consultant/wardrobe stylist helps professional men and women define or re-define his or her own personal style. Her approach is collaborative with the clients, which makes them feel comfortable and open to the experience. The services are about YOU: your lifestyle, your body type, your coloring, your personality. Tona's consulting services will help you achieve an authentic expression of who you are at your personal and professional best.
When your image and personal style effectively communicate who you are and how you want to be perceived, the effect is dramatic, the impact is immediate and the results are long-term.
Make a dynamic and lasting first impression
Feel more attractive, empowered and self-confident
Project credibility and professionalism
Tona Michelle, is also the Founder & Owner of Misty Bleu Beauty & Fashion Boutique and Tona Michelle Cosmetics, has a combination of more than 17 years in fashion and beauty industry.
Tona began her beauty career as a Mary Kay Independent Beauty Consultant in 2000. During her time as a Mary Kay Independent Beauty Consultant, she quickly learned the ropes and within three months she’d recruited five Consultants and earned her first Red Jacket for top sells and recruiting.
After several years as a Mary Kay Consultant, Tona decided to attend beauty school to gain more training as a Professional Make-up Artist. In 2007, she graduated with a license in Make-up Artistry from Bennett Career Institute, where she received training from industry greats Sam Fine, Valente Frazier and Derrick Rutledge.
In 2008, Tona took on a job as a Make-up Artist for independent film “Misunderstandings”. Her work was well received by the producers, later making her the Key Make-up Artist for the film.
Tona would then go on to work on another independent film “God’s Truce”, music video “Break Your Waistline” and her first magazine cover for “I am Modern” magazine.
She has also freelanced written for online and print magazines DC Fashion News, Élan Extreme Magazine and Demand Studios. She also had two columns as the DC U Street Fashion Examiner for Examiner online.
In 2009 Tona decided to utilize her skills in sales, customer service, fashion and beauty to launch her first online boutique DC Consignment Boutique. Later in 2010 she launched her cosmetics and skin care brand Tona Michelle’ Cosmetics.
Since launching her most recent career as a style consultant/wardrobe stylist, Tona has become the go to person to help professional men & women create their signature look and style. She has appeared on local/national television giving tips and advice on the trends on beauty and fashion as well as makeovers. You can also see her work on the cover and inside national and international fashion magazines.
In 2018 Tona relaunched her online beauty & fashion shop, Misty Bleu.