Aga Rhodes

Aga is a Chicago based celebrity makeup artist with clientele in NY, LA & Europe. Her artistic background allows her to treat every face like a clean canvas ready to be awakened with her gentle touch. Aga studied the art of makeup in LA & NY; her education never stops, however, as she is continuously inspired & learning new techniques through her travels, workshops, and connections to best in the industry during NY Fashion Week and editorial photo shoots. Aga prides herself on being a well-rounded artist, transitioning her versatile style from bridal, commercial, editorial, and doesn’t mind sharing her makeup tips to the masses on Refinery 29. Aga’s signature look of classic, timeless beauty has also acquired her a large bridal following. Her work has graced the pages of publications such as Modern Luxury Bride, Chicago Style Weddings, Grace Ormonde Wedding Style, as well as countless online features in Carats & Cake and Vera Wang Wedding Style, just to name a few. Aga’s commercial work can be spotted on billboards all over Chicago, as well as the following magazines: Michigan Ave, Lucky, and Allure. Whether her clients are flawless models, celebrity faces like Merdith Viera, Ally Larter (Heroes), Joan Jett, celebrity chefs Andrew Zimmern of Bizarre Food and Sara Moulton—chef, cookbook author, TV personality—(as well as a few we can’t mention), or everyday brides, clients love working with her outgoing, friendly, yet professional personality. Of course, creating a beautiful canvas on every face she can get her hands on is the ultimate goal for this perfectionist!