Born in Jamaica and raised between the US and the Caribbean, Justin competed internationally as an equestrain in his youth and studied performing arts before becoming a make-up artist. His multicultural background has afforded him a unique approach to beauty, which is at once refreshing and effortless.
Justin has worked under such great artists as Stephane Marais, Linda Cantello, Kabuki, James Brown, Bok Hee, Gucci Westman, Peter Phillips, Polly Osmond and many others. Most notably he has been a member of Charlotte Tilbury's team for over a decade, traveling with her globally. She remains his mentor and an inspiration. Justin has been on set for Dolce and Gabbana, Louis Vuitton, Tom Ford, Albertta Ferreti, H&M, MAC Cosmetics, Italian Vogue, W Magazine, V Magazine, V Man, Vanity Fair, Elle and many other notable publications, as well as with photographers Mario Testino, Patrick Demarchelier, Steven Klein, Mert Alas & Marcus Piggott, Greg Kadel, Miles Aldridge, David Simms, Willy Vandepere, Victor Demarchelier and RJ Shaughnessy. Among his faithful clients are Ralph Lauren, Nicole Miller, American Eagle & Saks 5th Avenue.
Justin is known for creating beautiful skin and is thereby a master of the natural, flawless look, as well as impactful red carpet glamor. He has and continues to work with innumerable celebrity clients, most notably Amal Clooney and Mariah Carey.
Justin is a trained actor, perfumer and maintains an avid interest in Shamanism and meditation.
Alessia Cara, Nadia Hilker, Matt McGory, Kristen Gutoskie, Marta Ortega, Arden Cho, Adrianne Palicki, Tegan & Sara, St. Vincent, Aluna George, Amal Clooney, Floriana Lima, Tika Sumpter, Julianne Nicholson, Milly Brady, Justin Baldoni, Hayley Orrantia, Emily Ratajkowski, Yaya DaCosta, Rita Ora, Suki Waterhouse, Cody Horn, Nicole Miller, Mia Wasikowska, Lily Cole, Lily Collins, Felicity Jones, Serena Armitage, Brit Marling, Nick Blood, Luke Mitchell, Iain De Caestecker, James D’Arcy, Brett Dalton, Candice Swanepoel, Mariah Carey, Marisa Berenson, Bar Rafaeli, Miranda Kerr, Daria Werbowy, Amber Tamblyn, Kathryn Erbe, Kid Sister, Blair Underwood, Lauren Ambrose, Khloe Kardashian, Annie Duke, Tionne "T-Boz" Watkins, Steven Baldwin, Gene Simmons, Omarosa, Cheryl Hines, Carol Alt, Elizabeth Moss, Natalie Gulbis, Joss Stone, Irina Lazareau, Mark Gatiss, Jessica Stam, Lauren Bush, Zuleikha Robinson, Stephanie Block, Michael Lucas, Van Hansis, Jake Silberman, Greta Gerwig, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Gina Holden, Mary McDonnell, Ming Na, Alaina Huffman, Venus Williams, Kahia, Rain Pryor, Alex Ott,Amy Goodman, Elyse Levesque, Amanda Tapping, Joanna Kelly, Maiysha, Esther Scott, DJ Michelle Pesce, Allison Scagliotti, Erica Serra, Katee Sackhoff, Salli Richardson, Ryan Giggs.
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