At a young age, Lester expressed interest in the Fashion Industry. He was fascinated with all it encompasses; hair, make-up, image consulting, and photography. After completing his education he began his career Twelve years ago in his native home, Puerto Rico where he gained knowledge and hands on experience. His talented was recognized and he Freelanced for very prestigious salons. Outside of the salons, he also worked as an Image Consultant for the first actors Suzette Baco, Cristina Soler, and Jorge Castro. He also consulted/styled a Comedy Program called “Club Sunshine”. Lester provided personal appearances preparation for Latin voice integrants of “The Simpsons” program as well as very recognized models, and artists in Latin and Urban Music.
Some of the publicity campaigns for which he has collaborated on are Puerto Rico Special K for Kellogg’s, satitospr.com foundation, Miss Universe Puerto Rico, Wyndham Rio Mar, Herbal Essence campaign and the complete line of the famous Puerto Rican designer NonoMaldonado for J. C. Penney.
In addition worked regularly with various fashion, beauty and health magazines such as “Imagen” “Vive”, “Caras” and Plaza Las Americas magazine.
Lester loves the ocean and tropical climate, so it was only natural to come to the states, specifically Miami Beach-a fashion and beauty mecca. Once here, he provided hair and make-up for Olympic Athletes, such as Diana Nyad (Swimming), Susan Fancia (Rowing), BelenMozo (Golf) and Misty May Treanor (Beach Volleyball). Also for “PremiosJuventud 2011”.
With 12 years of experience, he now emphasizes working independently for private events and personal requests; Vodka Stoli and M. A. C. Cosmetics, to name a few. He also enjoys providing hair and make-up services for weddings, and beauty & editorial photo shoots.