Lijha Stewart is a Makeup Artist and Creative Director with over a decade of industry experience. She is known globally for her detailed eye and creative approach to makeup artistry, as well as her on camera presence and magnetic personality. 

 

Working in Beauty, Fashion and Advertising Lijha creates iconic imagery and video that embody the essence of a brand. She loves inspiring and educating all levels of artists. She has worked an artist and trainer at M.A.C. Cosmetics and internationally as Director of Artistry and Education at  MAKE UP FOR EVER.  In addition to creating, writing and facilitating education programs for internal and external makeup artists, she worked as brand ambassador and media expert for on-camera content.

 

Accomplished at building relationships and experienced in product development and new launch strategies, she is the sought after for editor facing desk-sides and often solicited by Beauty Editors for her expertise. Lijha has a BA of Marketing Communications that she uses to connect brand messaging, education and artistry while platforming brand DNA and driving measurable results.

 

As a freelance makeup artist and brand consultant based in NYC, Lijha works with beauty brands like Sephora Collection, Danessa Myricks Beauty, Givenchy and Becca. Specializing in supreme on set artistry for beauty brands, global education, digital content creation, and branding through makeup artistry and education. 

 

 She is the Co-founder of THE CREATIVE MAKEUP,  a boutique makeup brand founded on the the idea "That we are all artists, and makeup is our chosen medium." Lijha is Co-creator of a makeup course called  THE CREATIVE MAKEUP BOOTCAMP DIGITAL EXPERIENCE,  an online and workshop based makeup course, focused on transforming the way makeup artist get and stay creative. 


Lijha spends her time in between NYC, PARIS and LA focusing on creating makeup art, and capturing unique imagery, while building an artist community, and holding space for all creatives to thrive.

For booking in Europe contact serena@b-agency.com

For booking in the US contact@lijhastewart.com 

OTHER CREDITS

EDITORAL 

Vouge Italia

Cosmopolitan

Elle

Glamor

Allure

Teen Vouge

Paper 

This Bitch 

Jute

Harpers Bazaar

Essence

Fantastics

L'officiel

Glassbook

Rouge

Feroce

Basic

Emmy Magazine

Lucy Magazine

IMIRAGE Magazine

Zink

CELEBRITY

Cher

Steven Tyler

Ashley Green

Kanye West

Mel B

Adreja Pejic 

Allie X

Kehlani 

Bebe Rexa

Payton List

Charlie XCX

Jamie Chung

Caroline Hjelt

Aino Jawo

Cast of Pose

CLIENTS

Circ Du Soleil

MGM Mirage

Coveteur

Style Coleition

Aria 

M.A.C

BECCA

NYX

Kiss Lashes 

Pat McGrath Labs

MAKE UP FOR EVER

Mehron

The Makeup Show

PHOTOGRAPHERS

Mike Ruiz

Steven Klien

Mert and Marcus

David Lachapelle

Rankin

Lindsay Adler

Amber Grey

Miguel Herrera

Fidel Gonzalez

Sequoia Emanuel

 

PRESS

CONTACT@LIJHASTEWART.COM

NEW YORK| PARIS | LOS ANGELES