Libbey Lazarus is a celebrity makeup artist in San Diego and the Founder of Kiss & Makeup Now. She is one of the most sought after Makeup Artists, Brow Experts, and Licensed Aestheticians in Southern California. Libbey is a native of California and is a 3rd generation Beautician. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in Theater from San Diego State University. She received her Aesthetic training at Lu Ross Academy and The International Dermal Institute.

Libbey has had the honor to work with and train some of the most influential people and companies in the Beauty Industry including:

  • Kevin James Bennett, Emmy Winning Makeup Artist, Educator, Cosmetic Developer, & Journalist
  • Kelley Baker, of Kelley Baker Brows, Celebrity Brow Queen

Career Highlights

  • Lifetime TV Show Witches of East End.Promotion for Comic Con 2014 (We transformed 40 models a day for 3 days into Witches and Warlocks for VIP Parties).
  • On Air Spokesperson for Hair & Makeup Trends with Rod Luck on KUSI (9 years)
  • On Air Spokesperson for KUSI Military Family Makeovers with Rod Luck and Armed Forces YMCA (7 years).
  • Frequent Makeup Contributor to Pacific Magazine
  • Lead Makeup Artist for 10-4 San Diego for ABC
  • Awarded Congress trips to Barcelona, Spain & Sydney, Australia from Dermalogica
  • Awarded Congress trips to Minneapolis, Minnesota from Aveda
  • Awarded Immersion Training from Bumble & Bumble, New York, NY
  • 10 News ABC A List Top 3 Bridal Makeup in 2009
  • 10 News ABC A List Top 4 Bridal Makeup in 2010

Libbey has had the honor to work with and train some of the most influential people and companies in the Beauty Industry including

  • Jane Wurwand, Founder and CEO of Dermalogica
  • Scott Barnes, Celebrity Makeup Artist
  • Brett Freedman, of Brett Freedman Beauty Celebrity Makeup Artist and Brow Guru
  • Excelda Imerman, Celebrity Aesthetician & Founder of Brazilia Skin Care
  • Robert Heiman, Founder & Developmental Scientist Creator of Epicuren Discovery Products
  • Russell Hersowitz, President of Carlton Hair International

Reflective of her genuine and giving spirit, Libbey donates to the following charities

  • The Make A Wish Foundation
  • Just In Time for Foster Youth “help from the heart”
  • The Helen Woodward Animal Center
  • The United Jewish Federation
  • San Diego State Alumni Association
  • LIL BUB (Celebrity Charity Cat Organization)

Legal Disclaimer: I am a trained and licensed Aesthetician in the state of California, however, I am not a doctor. I wish I was but I did not listen in science class. I have no authority to diagnose, prescribe or treat diseases of the skin, please consult your Dermatologist or Medical Doctor.

I am not liable if products I recommend affect your skin adversely. Use at your own risk. The products that I recommend on this site have worked well for me, or have been recommended by professionals that I work with, admire and trust.

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