Rachel Lusk is a Napa Valley based hair and makeup artist specializing in Luxury Bridal Beauty, and Commercial hair and makeup artistry. Born and raised in Huntington Beach California, she graduated from college as a licensed cosmetologist and makeup artist in 2006.
As her career developed she began to focus her time on perfecting her skills as a makeup artist. She has spent recent years honing her eye for perfection by creating balanced, natural looks and training with the top educators in her field. Her acute attention to detail and eye for perfection allows her to create a variety of looks from the bold and dramatic to clean and "barely there". Most recently Rachel's work has been featured in Vogue Japan and Vogue Weddings, with additional work for Tatcha, BHLDN Bridal Gowns, Laundry by Shelli Segal, Louis Vuitton, Ole Henricksen.
To remain an expert in her craft, she continually seeks out the best professional education available and has received training and coaching from the industry's top bridal artists, celebrity makeup artists, and Emmy Award winning production artists.
As a bridal artist, she creates a genuine connection with each of her brides - taking on only a select few weddings each year in order to provide the highest level of luxury service. She specializes in creating bespoke, natural looks that remain timeless and elegant by enhancing her bride's natural features, and highlighting heir individual, unique beauty.