Laura Franco is a professional makeup artist, instructor and beauty expert in Chicago . She currently teaches Makeup Artistry courses at London Eyes International Makeup Academy and helps her personal clients become their own makeup experts and enhance their individual style.
Ukrainian-born, Laura has been tuning her eye for beauty for over two decades. She graduated from The Institute of Art in Kiev and refined her skills as a makeup artist internationally before moving to Chicago . Laura’s talents have taken her to work in San Francisco , New York , as well as Berlin , Prague and Moscow.
“I believe that makeup is a reflection of our individual taste and style. Every woman can use makeup to bring out her best features. Makeup creates a polished finish, even if it’s just mascara, blush and lip gloss. Using the right products and techniques makes achieving the desired result easy. Putting a woman’s best face forward boosts her confidence, which allows her to achieve her goals.” says Laura. Laura’s repertoire includes airbrushing and a variety of makeup styles; she has experience in the worlds of media, entertainment and advertising. Laura has superior knowledge of numerous makeup and skin care lines and always recommends the appropriate products for each individual client.
“I am delighted to join The Image Studios team and use my knowledge and passion for beauty toward our client transformations. I am proud to be a part of the exciting and fun experience where clients learn how to utilize and accentuate their unique features in a way that enhances their lives. “