Rose Mendez-Facts About Alexa Demie’s Mom Who Raised Her On Her Own


Rose Mendez is a professional makeup artist and beauty & fashion expert. Before that she worked for several years as a make-up artist for MAC Cosmetics. In addition, Mendez is the producer and creator of Wide Awake & Dreaming.

Aside from her multiple works, Mendez is also the proud mother of three children, including an American actress Alexa Demie. Her daughter is better known for her role in the HBO teen drama Euphoria. Sources say the makeup artist gave birth to Alexa at a very young age and later raised her on her own.

So it is clear that many people are curious to know who the biological father of her children is? Is Mendez still with her baby’s father? If not, who will Rose marry in 2022? Here are the details on Rose’s new husband, parents and more!

How old is Rose Mendez? Her ethnicity and nationality

As of 2022, she will be 55 years old. She was born on September 30, 1966 in Michoacan, Mexico. Apparently, many online tabloids wrote that Rose was born on October 25, 1979, making her 11 years old when the makeup artist gave birth to her daughter Alexa in 1990. So, would you believe that Rose became the mother at age 11? Obviously not, so the last birth detail is all wrong.

By the way, when Rose was a baby, she emigrated with her family to the United States from Mexico and they settled in Los Angeles. According to sources, as a teenager, the artist spent most of her time in the Hollywood club scene of the 80s.

As for her nationality, Mendez holds dual Mexican and American nationality. Her ethnicity is Mexican American.

Who are her parents? Her family details

Rose is the daughter of Salvador Mexdez Aguilar (father) and Martha (mother). Both of her parents are from Mexico, while her late father was born in Tlazazalca, Michoacan De Ocampo.

Sadly, both her father and mother have passed away. But Rose keeps posting about it on her social media feeds on various occasions like birthdays, Mother’s Day and a few others. In May 2021, the artist shared a young photo of her mother on the occasion of Mother’s Day. She wrote the caption,

“May beautiful Tia! Happy Mother’s Day in Heaven.”

In addition, Mendez also has a brother named Victor Hugo Mendez.

What is Rose Mendez doing now? Details about her professional career

As we mentioned above, Rose moved to the United States at a very young age and gradually began to explore great opportunities there. She later graduated from University High School in Los Angeles.

As of now, Alexa Demie’s mother is a producer and creator of the Wide Awake & Dreaming company. She founded the organization in 2009 and has been part of it ever since.

Prior to Wide Awake, Rose was a makeup artist for MAC Cosmetics for about six years from 2003-09. She once worked for CHANEL, a French luxury fashion house.

Rose's career as an artist
Rose is a makeup artist.

In addition, the artist has also listed herself on her Linkedin profile as an “Experienced Producer with a proven history of working in the entertainment industry.” She also wrote that she is “proficient in video, music videos, feature films, film and independent film.”

Rose gave birth to her daughter Alexa at the age of 23

As mentioned earlier, Rose is the mother of three grown children. She gave birth to her first child, daughter Alexa, on December 11, 1990, in Los Angeles, CA.

Growing up in the squalid Atwater Village neighborhood, Demie lived in the apartment across the street from a meth lab. Since Alexa is in such a worst environment, it’s safe to say he didn’t have the privilege of a healthy upbringing. She also remembered her childhood without being a good one male figure,

“I didn’t have a great male figure in my life, so I think I grew up being a little strict on men. I wasn’t a cheerleader, I was a bit of a loner in high school.”

Despite her dark early days, Demie eventually made a name for herself in the entertainment industry. The 31-year-old is an actress with a few movies and TV credits to her name. She landed her first professional role in Ray Donovan in 2016.

The following year, the actress also landed the role on the big screen, playing Merideth in the film Brigsby Beer. Her other acting credits include: Mainstream, Love, the OAand more.

Since 2019, the actress has been a star in the TV series Euphoria.

Mendez is the mother of two more daughters: her second-born girl is a designer

Besides Alexa, Rose has two more children. She gave birth to her second daughter Falize Rome in September 2000. She is an Instagram model and a designer. Furthermore, Falize is the owner of the clothing line RomebyFalize.

Likewise, her third daughter is named Tahlia Rose, who was born in April 2009. Rose regularly shares his pride for her children on her social media handles.

The details about her children are already there, but what about the father of her children?

Was Rose Mendez ever married to the father of her children? All about Alexa Demie’s father

If we are to believe online tabloids, yes, Rose was married to her baby’s biological father Alexa, whose name is Scott Wilson Vanerstrom. However, other details about their love life, including their first romance, marriage and more, are still behind closed doors.

Little is known about him that Scott is the adopted son of Dennis Wilson, a singer and songwriter, who co-founded the Beach Boys. In fact, the late artist adopted Scott while still married to his first wife Carole Freedman.

Family Rose Mendez
Rose kids and second husband.

By the way, speaking about the biological father of her two daughters Falize and Tahlia, it is most likely Rose’s second husband. Let’s see how long the makeup artist and her second husband are together?

Has Rose Mendez Remarried? If so, who is her second husband?

Although her first marriage to Scott was short-lived, Rose has had a wonderful marital relationship with her second husband, Brandon Astudillo-Mounier.

While the exact date of their wedding is still unknown, the duo exchanged their vows in Carlsbad, CA. In November 2016, Rose posted a throwback wedding photo of herself on their birthday on her Facebook, writing:

“Happy Birthday my love”

Rose's wedding photo
Rose’s wedding photo with her husband.

By the way, Rose’s second husband works at CIM Group. He is a former project manager at The PENTA Building Group. Additionally, a UCLA graduate, Brandon was an assistant project manager at Swinerton.

Currently, the couple lives in Glendale, California.

What is her net worth?

Rose’s estimated net worth is $1 million. She has made such a nice amount of money with her versatility in multiple areas. On the other hand, her actress daughter Alexa’s fortune is $3 million.


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