Makeup Shop – NYC

Lijha Stewart & Yvonne MacInnis

An experienced Makeup Artist and Creative Director with over a decade of industry experience, Lijha Stewart is known for her detailed eye and creative approach to makeup artistry. Educating and inspiring all levels of artists while working as a artist and trainer at M.A.C. Cosmetics and internationally as PRO Educator and Director of Artistry and Education for MAKE UP FOR EVER.

Specializing in beauty, editorial, and artistic makeup with a focus fashion and celebrity clientele. Published in Vogue Italia, Cosmopolitan, Elle, Glamor, Allure, Teen Vogue, Essence, L’officel Singapore, Glassbook, Feroce, Basic and Lucy Magazine. Lijha has acted as a contributing Makeup expert for Pop Sugar, Yahoo, Harpers Bazaar, Byrdie, Huffington Post, Refinery 29 and many more.

Lijha’s clients include, Andreja Pejic, kehlani, Payton List, Charlie XCX, Jamie Chung, Caroline Hjelt and Aino Jawo. Her work can be seen in music videos for icons: Madonna, Florence and The Machine and Kanye West.
Lijha spends her time in between LA and NYC focusing on creating art, unique imagery, building community, and holding healing space for all creatives to thrive.

Instagram: @lijhajade


Yvonne is a professional Makeup Artist and Educator with 15+ years experience in Editorial, Celebrity, Fashion, Beauty and Campaign. With a flair for using color and texture in unconventional ways, she is recognized within the beauty industry for her devotion to pushing the boundaries of makeup artistry, incorporating her fine art experience and fundamentals into her makeup designs.

Yvonne works as a makeup artist backstage all over the world. She recently returned from Paris, where she brought looks to life for Haute Couture SS20. She contributed to fashion shows in New York, London, Paris and Milan and loves to share the insight gained over the years in this high profile position in makeup artistry and what it takes to make it to the top of the fashion makeup industry.

Fashion credits include: Valentino, Givenchy, Marc Jacobs, Tom Ford, Coach, Burberry, Calvin Klein, Prabal Gurung, Maison Margiela, Anna Sui, R13, Self Portrait, Tommy Hilfiger, Tory Burch, Carolina Herrera, Oscar de la Renta, Phillip Lim, Alexander Wang, The Row, DSquared, Greta Constantine and Marco Marco.

Instagram: @yvonnetheartist