Leibi Carias is a professional makeup artist based out of Los Angeles. Growing up in Los Angeles, she was surrounded by many artists and cultures, which gave her the artistic influence and outlet that has formed her career. Her diverse background in art has developed Leibi into a well rounded makeup artist focused on creativity and unconventional textural makeup looks.
While in college, Leibi worked for various cosmetic companies and after graduating college, she attended MUD Special Effects school in Burbank, CA; furthering her knowledge and skills as an artist. Leibi's career has been a diverse one. Her clients include celebrities such as: Shay Mitchell, R&B singer MYA, Rappers BOB, Soulja Boy, Paris Hilton, Claudia Lee and Ricki Lake. She has also worked with beauty and fashion companies such as: Ecko Unltd., ALC, NCLA, Luxe Swim Wear, Hoyu Professional. Her work also includes commercials, TV and key artist for films. Her work has been published in such prestigious print magazines such as ZiNK, Flaunt, Nail It, NOiSE, Nylon, Prestige, L'officiel, AND MEN and Tantalum Mag. Leibi is also fluent in Spanish.
“I feel the most powerful with a brush in my hand and a face as my canvas. The possibilities to transform are endless and the experience is unexplainable, but I can show you through what I call my art, my soul and my passion one face at a time.” -Leibi Carias.