Kristen-Kaye Barnaby is a freelance make up artist specializing in Bridal, Beauty, High Fashion and HD makeup in New York City.
Kristen has been formally trained in Professional Make up Artistry by the number one world’s leading Fashion and Bridal Make Up Academy in Europe where she was taught by some of the top make up artists and beauticians in London. She has several years of experience working as a exclusive freelance makeup artist for private clients and in the fashion and beauty industry.
Kristen is known for her innate talent, passion, professionalism and vivacious spirit; which all makes her a fantastic pick for a makeup artist!
Not only was KKB'S make up flawless- it lasted all day and was still beautiful when my event was over!
I booked Kristen for an event this past 4th of July and I couldn't have booked a better makeup artist. She was professional and arrived right on time as agreed. Extemely pleasant and her work came out amazing. I had SO many people ask me about my makeup. I really felt like a princess even though it wasn't even my wedding. I 100% recommend her! She was awesome and did a fantastic job. Such a pleasure to work with. I'll definitely be coming back to her!!
Saturday June 06, 2015 was my wedding, KKB was my makeup artist and my bridesmaids, mother of the bride and my maid of honor. She transformed my face so beautiful that everybody all night keep telling me how beautiful we were.
She was one time, professional, very funny. She was a stranger to me now she's a friend. I know for sure I'm going to book her for another event. One of my bridesmaid getting married next year. She told me she's going to used her. I love you KKB. Thank you so much.
From: Laudz Narcisse-Moreau
First one all, I would like to say that i am caucasian with bad ance prone skin. For my wedding she transformed me like no other makeup artist has done before!!
Not only that but she has the sweetest personality and is such a professional at what she does.
I had no worries! She came ontime and she completely lifted the spirits of myself and all the bridemaids on my brial party.
Thanks so much again Kristen.
You will be hearing from me soon again!
Price Range: $125 and up
Kristen-Kaye Barnaby is a Jamaican freelance make up artist specializing in Bridal, Beauty, High Fashion and HD make up in New York City.
Her entry into the world of professional makeup artistry began by chance, when friends and family realized the quality of her work. Inspired by their words, Kristen-Kaye Barnaby, locally known as thaKKB went on to complete her first published photo-shoot with a glamorous online photo spread. Since that day, what began as a hobby became a passion as Kristen-Kaye’s makeup artistry career took off.
Inspired by the work of makeup gurus such as Pat McGrath, Sam Fine and Alex Box. Kristen-Kaye Barnaby began developing her natural skills while working as a retail makeup artist for Mac Cosmetics, working as a make up artist for Caribbean Fashion Week as well as working on numerous ads, newspapers, which aided in her entry into both the commercial and private client makeup industries.
Kristen has been formally trained to be a Professional Freelance Hair and Make up Artist by the number one world’s leading Fashion and Bridal Make Up Academy in Europe where she was taught by some of the top make up artists and beauticians in London.
Makeup by thaKKB, represents Kristen’s official launch into the realm of international HD and bridal makeup where she combines her innate talent and Jamaican passion as well as her formal training to create wondrous makeup artistry.
Past Booked Events
|July 21, 2017 • 7:00pm - 7:45pm||Birthday (Adult)|
|June 07, 2017 • 4:00pm - 6:00pm||Prom/After Prom|
|September 19, 2015||Sporting Event|
|July 04, 2015||Wedding Ceremony|