Elaine Harrison has always had a love and talent for the arts. Since she was a child she would draw and paint images she created in her mind. Perhaps it was always her destiny to become a makeup and hair artist.
Elaine started her professional career as the head makeup artist for photography at John Robert Powers which lead to her position in NYC for Ikon Model Management as the key artist in their photography department. Through her exposure in NYC, she has since landed commercial print jobs with magazines such as Cosmopolitan, Shape, and Allure. She has continued weaving her craft throughout the country for the past eleven years. Working with top photographers, model management agencies, and cosmetic companies Elaine has become a highly experienced artist. Elaine has applied her unique talents to create numerous looks for various events and projects. She has quickly become a highly sought after makeup artist, hair stylist, and beauty expert specializing in beauty, fashion, commercial, print, bridal, couture and film.
Elaine is bi-coastal dividing her time between LA, Chicago, Raleigh, Atlanta, Dallas and Miami. Elaine continues to produce fabulous images with her unwavering focus, reliability and attention to detail. Her outstanding work has gained her recognition from beauty forums such as makeupbox, the how to, a guide to makeup, and allure's beauty expert. Whether working solo or as part of a team, Elaine adapts to all clientele offering both superior makeup and hair styling.
As an educated and outgoing personality, Elaine has secured key consulting positions with top beauty companies such as L'Oreal, Garnier Fructis, and NeoStrata. Elaine travels around the country which gives her the opportunity to teach, speak, and demonstrate her masterful skills. Speaking has always been a part of Elaine's career. She conducts seminars and classes educating the public on the beauty industry and how to use cosmetics correctly.