Lisa is a Houston based makeup artist. Not only is she obsessed with makeup and skincare products but is also a lover of traveling, movies, music and animals! She is married and is a mother of two kitties. Her sweet nature and talented makeup skills have helped make a name for herself over the years as one of Houston's top makeup artist. Her studio resides in the Heights/Downtown area although she travels on location as well.
Lisa’s clientele has included many socialites, countless brides and models for top agencies such as IMG Models, Pages Parks & Neil Hamil. She has recently had the honor of working with Sports illustrated models such as Sailor Brinkley, Hannah Ferguson & Vita Sidorkina. She also worked for the NFL network during the week of Super Bowl 51 doing makeup for the hosts of Super Live & Super Bowl Total Access.
Her keen eye to detail and talent has landed her work on front covers of magazines such as Texas Monthly Magazine as well as Television for shows such as Married to Medicine and the Deborah Duncan show. Lisa’s work has also been in magazines- Aldo corporate issue, Modern Luxury Houston/Brides Magazine, Veux Magazine & NY DuJuor Magazine, Dear Grey Magazine, Memorial Magazine, Texas Monthly, and blogs such as Style Me Pretty, Wedding Chiks, She Knows & Black Tie Bride.
With over 11 years in the Makeup Industry, Lisa Pelayo is a gem amongst her peers. When she was offered to be a makeup artist for one of the top cosmetic companies at the time, M.A.C. Cosmetics, she was able to gain the experience needed to work on all skin tones, skin types and all facial features. After 4 years of working at M.A.C, she was ready to pursue her passion of doing makeup as a full-time professional makeup artist. Lisa traveled to Los Angeles and New York to begin training with some of Hollywoods most admired makeup artist who specialized in working with celebrities, fashion models and film. She has been able to hone in on her makeup techniques by extending her knowledge on photography lighting and HD video. She is certified by world renown Airbrush artist Alex Hansen for Airbrush Makeup and in Custom Airbrush Tanning by the Tanning Institute. Lisa also signed with the VCI Artist Agency in 2015 expanding her experience and resume to commercial and production work.
Beauty Products: Nars Concealer & Lip Glosses, TEMPTU airbrush makeup, Laura Mercier setting powder, Benefit Hoola Bronzer (so many more I want to list!)