Kathy Jeung / Bio

In her twenty-plus year career as a makeup artist, Kathy Jeung’s workmanship has spanned the fashion, beauty and entertainment industries. From magazine covers to editorial spreads, from print to commercial advertising, from music videos to feature films, runway to the red carpet, Kathy has made her signature mark on it all.

Known for her precise handiwork, playful experimentation with color, and penchant for collaboration, Kathy’s reputation has garnered relationships in every facet of the beauty industry. Her makeup is front and center in music videos for the likes of Gwen Stefani, Kylie Minogue, and Janet Jackson. She has worked with renowned photographers such as Annie Leibowitz, Herb Ritts, Peter Lindbergh, Patrick DeMarchelier, David LaChapelle, Ellen von Unwerth, Mark Seliger, to name but a few.

You can see faces enhanced by her fine hand inside and on the covers of Allure, Elle, French Glamour, Marie Claire, GQ, Harper’s Bazaar, and Vanity Fair. She has been the personal makeup artist to Gwen Stefani, Claire Danes, Liv Tyler, Courtney Love, and Pink, and today she collaborates regularly with Rita Ora on everything from red carpet appearances to advertising campaigns. Allure, InStyle and Byrdie, who trust her in-depth explanations of technique and theory, have sought after her prowess in the field of makeup.

Kathy continues her career with the same sense of work ethic, client loyalty, and diversity that has given her the exceptional reputation she has passionately earned.