Laurels

Best Makeup
Artists in Los
Angeles
2021

Why These Makeup Artists?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Los Angeles Makeup Artists on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Alex Tatar

Since 2013, Chicago-based freelance makeup artist Alex Tatar has provided the Los Angeles area with makeup and hairstyling services for advertising, production, and personal lifestyle moments. She also specializes in male grooming and makeup, and her work has been featured during Fashion Week in collections by designers such as Colleen Rune, Jodie Boland, and Sada Ito with NARS Cosmetics. Customers compliment her on her professionalism, planning, and creativity, being prompt and reliable, and for her samples and skincare recommendations.

3941 N Pine Grove Ave
Los Angeles, CA 60613

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Brides By Diana

Brides By Diana provides customized, top-quality makeup and hairstyling for weddings of all kinds, and customers love the stylist's "sheer talent, professionalism, and demeanor." Customers can call or email the company to schedule an in-home trial to find the best looks, perfectly tailored to match any skin type, tone, and texture. The company provides full hair and makeup styling on the wedding day for the bride, bridesmaids, and any member of the party who wants to look like a star.

Los Angeles, CA 90038

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Christine Craven Makeup + Hair

Customers have written rave reviews about the "talented, highly skilled…and super sweet and fun" stylist at Christine Craven Makeup + Hair. The company's owner has more than 15 years of professional experience, and her makeup and styling work has been featured in publications like Martha Stewart Magazine, Inside Weddings, and Brides Magazine. From red carpet galas to dream weddings, the company provides world-class makeup and hair styling for any special occasion, film appearance, runway show, or photo shoot.

Los Angeles, CA 90027

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Diana Campos Makeup and Hair

Diana Campos Makeup and Hair has been providing star-quality styling services to the entertainment industry and individual customers for more than a decade, around the state and around the world. The company's highly trained stylists create customized looks for almost any professional occasion, including editorials, runway shows, advertising, television, and film, while adhering to the highest possible standards of industry quality. Customers can browse the portfolios on the company's website, and call or email the company to schedule an appointment.

Los Angeles, CA 91602

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Eugene Conde Makeup Artist

Award-winning Los Angeles makeup artist and hairstylist Eugene Conde has a passion for beauty and provides top-quality services for weddings, editorials, film, television, theater, and music videos. With years of professional industry experience, Eugene Conde will make any bride feel like a star on the special day, and create a look that perfectly highlights the customer's natural beauty, style, and glamor. Customers can fill out the contact form on the company's website to request a price quote or schedule a consultation.

Los Angeles, CA 90005

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Joanna Chen Jong Makeup Artist

From weddings to movie special effects, renowned makeup artist and hairstylist Joanna Chen Jong offers an extensive range of styling services for individual customers, commercial shoots, film, television, runway shows, and fashion editorials. For special events such as weddings, the company provides complete services to makes every member of the wedding party look like a celebrity, including neck and shoulder skin tone matching, false eyelashes, and airbrush makeup. Customers can use the contact form on the company's website to request pricing and appointments.

Los Angeles, CA 90012

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Kim Young Makeup Artist

Kim Young Makeup Artist is a freelance beauty expert who provides movie-quality makeup and styling services for individual customers, commercial shoots, and editorials, as well as films and television productions. The company also offers bridal makeup and styling, and professional tattoo covering for engagement and wedding portraits, all with a passion for highlighting the customer's natural beauty. Customers can browse the photo galleries on the companies website for inspiration, and email the company to schedule an appointment.

Los Angeles, CA 90001

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Kimberley Bosso - Celebrity Makeup Artist

Kimberley Bosso is a celebrity makeup artist with a reputation as "an expert in her craft" and has served as the lead makeup and styling artist for editorial shoots around the world. From red carpet events to commercial shoots to weddings of all sizes, the company provides world-class makeup services for any occasion and event. The company also offers one-hour, two-hour, and full-day makeup lessons, as well as a full-service makeup school with a range of intensive professional training courses. Kimberly also runs her own global makeup line Bosso Makeup Beverly Hills.

Beverly Hills, CA 90211

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Lee Madison Artistry

Lee Madison Artistry is a Los Angeles-based studio that offers a variety of beauty services, including makeup application, waxing, brow lifts, and lash tinting. Using cosmetics by premium brands such as Anastasia Beverly Hills, Charlotte Tilbury, NARS, and Dior, the company's artists offer partial and full-face makeup services, including strip or individual lash applications. Lee Madison Artistry provides makeup services for all types of special events including weddings, photo shoots, graduations, and fashion shows.

303 S Crescent Heights Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90048

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Lucy Hart Ink

Lucy Hart Ink is a permanent makeup studio in Los Angeles that helps clients show the beauty that lies within them. The company maintains a sterile and comfortable environment with the gorgeous art deco vibes that characterize the downtown district, and it benefits from the services of high-caliber professionals, including “one of the foremost permanent makeup artists in the world.” The owner, Ms. Lucy Harutunian, draws inspiration from her personal experience as a victim of constant taunting due to her unibrow, and she is a state-licensed esthetician with a diploma from Career Academy of Beauty. Ms. Harutunian also holds a certificate in bloodborne pathogens and infection control for body art professionals, and she and her team perform lash extensions, facials, tattoo removals, and similar tasks. Lucy Hart Ink offers 3D micro-blading seminars for enthusiasts and aspiring business owners.

Los Angeles, CA 90015

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Makeup by Kelly Yi

Customers have had great things to say about the services and artistry at Makeup by Kelly Yi, and one happy bride said, "She is amazing at what she does!" The company's experienced makeup artists specialize in weddings and photo shoots, and design every styling service to perfectly suit the customer's skin type, personal taste, and wedding theme. Engagement photo session makeup starts at $250, and wedding day hair and makeup styling start at just $350 for the bride and $100 for bridesmaid's makeup.

Los Angeles, CA 90010

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Mariah Nicole Beauty

Customers love the services at Mariah Nicole Beauty, and one happy bride wrote "…I don't think I've ever looked more beautiful in my entire life." In addition to providing world-class makeup and hairstyling for editorial shoots, television appearances, and celebrities, the award-winning company offers full-service wedding styling for brides of every age, skin color, and personal style. Customers can call or email the company to schedule an appointment with a team of "incredibly talented" beauty professionals.

Los Angeles, CA 90068

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NV Makeup Art

NV Makeup Art is a Pasadena makeup, styling, and special effects company, and one customer said: "I would highly recommend Nisha not only for editorial/fashion work but also for film work and everyday beauty needs as well!" Whether the customers wants a glowing, natural look for perfect wedding portraits or full Hollywood glamor, the company's lead artist and assistants ensure that every customer receives the highest quality of personalized beauty services. Customers can use the contact form on the company's website to get a price quote.

Pasadena, CA 91105

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Tara Dowburd Luxury - Make-Up Therapy

The highly trained staff at Tara Dowburd Luxury - Make-Up Therapy has earned a reputation as some of the finest hair and makeup artists in Los Angeles, and the company has become the go-to beauty clinic for a host of celebrities. The company offers top-quality hair and makeup services for photo shoots, red carpet appearances, and charity galas, as well as weddings and engagement portraits. Additional luxury services include personal make-up lessons, in-home makeup organizing, and personal shopping.

Los Angeles, CA 90049

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WOW Girl

WOW Girl is a team of makeup artist serving the needs of clients throughout the greater Los Angeles metro area. These talented artists work on a mobile basis, styling hair and doing makeup at customers' behest and in their chosen location. The team is available for hair and makeup for events such as parties, weddings, corporate events, and alter ego. WOW Girl's mission is to create unforgettable memories for its clients using the latest techniques and products.

North Hollywood, CA 91601

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