Recognizable in the makeup industry for her unexpected play on texture, color and shape, Kelsey approaches beauty as high art, using the face as her canvas. After completing Blanche Macdonald Centre’s Global Makeup Artistry Program, Kelsey pursued a concentration in advanced special effects at the Cinema Makeup School in Los Angeles and has been featured in numerous fashion publications, global campaigns, and on the runway. Kelsey emerged as Best Makeup Artist Finalist at the 2016 Canadian Contessa Awards.
Kelsey’s Signature Skill: Painterly, extreme avant-garde editorial looks.
Kelsey’s Inspiration: “My direct inspiration comes from colour palettes and feelings captured by elements of nature, my favourite paintings, performance art, music, and film. I’ve learned to let myself be inspired by everything.”