Award-winning makeup artist Elle Leary blends her passion for beauty and flare with cutting-edge techniques focused on transforming any face into a work of art. With over 10 years in the industry her superior quality, noted professionalism and eye for beauty keeps clients coming back again and again. Whether film, television, music video, print, fashion, or the performing arts her talent is sought after by some of the most recognizable names in the entertainment industry.
Elle grew up in sunny San Diego, where her life long love affair with beauty, makeup, hair and color began. Before becoming an independent makeup artist, Elle worked for Paris-based cosmetic company Make Up For Ever, a cult favorite of makeup artists, and managed two high-profile Los Angeles salons. She is a graduate of the prestigious Los Angeles make-up academy Award Studio.
Her Southern California roots lend to what she is known for: fresh, flawless and radiant faces, with a little edge! She has created looks for assorted publications including, Maxim, Ok Magazine, Runway and 944.
Now based in Los Angeles, Elle continues to grow and prove her love and passion for beauty!
"Love of beauty is taste. The creation of beauty is art."
Ralph Waldo Emerson