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Nix Herrera started body painting in Orlando, Florida at the age of 19. His love of competition and artistic talent drove him to become an award winning body painter. Ever the perfectionist, Nix has constantly challenged himself to grow as an artist. 

After 15 years of experience, Nix’s dedication for body painting led him to Syfy’s new show Naked Vegas. His expertise and problem-solving skills made him an essential asset to the body painting team. Nix was also a competitor on season two of Face Off where he competed in developing, sculpting, and applying special effects makeup.

Nix's portfolio includes work with PlayboyRolling StoneMake-Up Artist Magazine, the JabbaWockeeZ, Penn and Teller, Nokia, Universal Studios, Ocean Park Hong Kong, Cirque USA, and many more.

Awards

1st place Bodypaint, Tattoopalooza, Miami, 2013

2nd place, Bodyessy, Toronto, 2009 

1st place Airbrush, with teammate Alex Hansen, World Bodypainting Festival, Austria, 2008

2nd place Special FX, World Bodypainting Festival, Austria, 2008

1st place Airbrush, Colormundo, Canada, 2008

1st place Hand paint, Face Paint Body Art Convention, Orlando, 2008