Billy B. has been in the business of beauty for over twenty years. He has painted some of the world’s most famous faces, and created iconic, trendsetting looks for some of the most award-winning music videos ever made. In addition to his work as a celebrity makeup artist, he has secured a prominent place in the fashion industry – he has worked with some of the most renowned photographers and fashion magazines of our time.
Sharon Stone, Cindy Crawford, Lady Gaga, Beyonce, Britney Spears, Charlize Theron, Chloe Seigny, Lili Taylor, Christina Hendricks, Selma Blair, Mary J. Blige, Gwen Stefani and P!NK are just a few of the superstars on Billy’s long list of clients.
His work has appeared on the pages of Vanity Fair, V Magazine, Harper’s Bazaar, Vogue, Elle, French Revue de Modes, Time Magazine and Rolling Stone to name a few, and on high profile red carpets including the Oscars, Emmys and Grammys.
He has pushed boundaries, creating looks for some of the most buzzed about music videos in the world including will.i.am & Britney Spears’ Scream & Shout; Lady Gaga’s Born This Way, Bad Romance and Telephone; Beyonce’s Listen; P!NK’s Raise Your Glass; Keri Hilson’s Pretty Girl Rock and Dolly Parton’s Backwoods Barbie.
Billy is a master of his craft, and his equally remarkable ability to both subtly enhance a face or completely transform it, have made him one of the busiest, most respected and most successful makeup artists in the world today.