Juliette Benoit’s passion for beauty was sown in childhood, developed during adolescence, and harvested in adulthood. From her first position working at the top beauty counter in the local mall, to flying to NY and LA to present new products to the top beauty brands, Juliette has gained a breadth of experience that makes her the skilled, innovative, and passionate makeup artist that she is today. Her passion for making women look and feel their best can be seen in her work and felt in every client interaction. From bridal and beauty, to theatre and editorial, Juliette has the magic hands that leave her clients always looking flawless and feeling like a million bucks.
“Don’t confine yourself to the standards of beauty that this world tries to force on you. Be yourself….always!”
Juliette has been working in the beauty industry for over 10 years in many different capacities from corporate to retail, positions including Makeup Artist, Beauty Advisor, Account Manager, and Entrepreneur. A skilled bridal makeup artist, Juliette has created gorgeous bridal looks for brides in and around the Toronto area since 2003. In addition, she has had the opportunity to be a beauty presenter at local conferences, as well as represent her employers, as well as her own company at international and local tradeshows. A natural born teacher, Juliette’s skills are sought-after by women looking to perfect their own makeup application via private or group lessons. Giving back is a very important part of Juliette’s lifestyle and she chooses to do so with her passion; volunteering her beauty services with local programs for women with special needs, and conducting beauty programs for teenage girls in the community are two ways that she has chosen to pay it forward.
Over the course of 5 years working as an Account Manager with the top cosmetic manufacturers in Canada, Juliette has gained valuable insider knowledge about the health and beauty industry. With an extensive background working in cosmetic, and personal care manufacturing her strong business acumen has provided her with opportunities to work directly in product development with the top national cosmetic brands, and the world’s leading retailers. Her experience with color theory, packaging design and raw material knowledge, and penchant for creativity has a positive impact on Juliette’s true passion: makeup artistry.
When not painting faces, Juliette can be found around the beautiful world-class city of Toronto taking in the latest summer festivals, seeking out the newest vegetarian restaurant, or shopping with friends, or spending a quiet evening in baking cupcakes, watching movies, or trying the latest DIY project.