Makeup artist Katey Denno's intrinsic artistic skills and gentle sensibility have established her as a burgeoning talent in the industry. Her nurturing, positive, and engaging personality has made her a favorite of photographers, supermodels, and celebrities.
Preceding her career in fashion, Katey spent nearly a decade as a social worker. Her dedication to improve the lives of those with whom she worked, coupled with a commitment to all actions benefiting her community and the world at large, remains a focal point in her work today. Katey's holistic respect for the earth and the individual is apparent as she strives to be as chemical free as possible. Additionally, she remains committed to reducing her carbon footprint and supports local, sustainable and organic product lines.
Katey's thoughtful beauty direction has graced the pages of such publications as Vogue, Glamour, ELLE, InStyle and Nylon. Her expertise in and awareness of products, ingredients in those products, makeup application tips and trends, as well as her knowledge of up-to-the-minute skin care developments are a result of being an avid information collector. Supporting her clients’ pursuit of natural mind and body wellness is a priority for Katey and can be seen in the clean skincare and makeup applications for which she has become known.
Katey is frequently asked to speak at makeup and skincare events, as well as to teach large and small groups about ‘green’ makeup and skincare options.
In 2012 she launched a holistic beauty blog dedicated to sharing with her readers the very best of the green beauty industry--www.thebeautyofitis.com quickly gained a loyal following that continues to grow daily.
Katey’s work has appeared in Vogue, V Magazine, ELLE and DuJour. Her celebrity clients include January Jones, Julianne Moore, Amanda Seyfried, Christy Turlington and Susan Sarandon.