As the daughter of two sculptors, Sophie Ono grew up in a world of wondrous creative expression. Born in Italy to a Senegalese father and a Japanese mother, Sophie’s appreciation for beauty in all its forms eventually led her to a career as a NYC makeup artist. Sophie also does light hair.
After arriving in the fashion metropolis, Sophie immersed herself in collaborating with photographers including Wayne Maser, Kirk Edwards and Filippo Del Vita. Additionally, she worked with cosmetic brands such as Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics and Bite Beauty where she helped develop limited edition lipsticks that launched at Sephora. Sophie is recognized in the industry for her capability to enhance a woman’s natural beauty as well as creating more dramatic effects.
Clients: A Magazine, Acure Beauty, Alec King, Aliana Lohan, Amazon Fashion, Amica, Banila Beauty, BREAD Beauty, Caalo, Clean It Zero, ELLE Indonesia, Elvis Duran & The Morning Show, Essence, Essentialist, Fenty Beauty, Grammy's 2018 (Alessia Cara), HODINKEE, Hush & Hush, Iggy Azalea, Jessie Reyez, Ladygunn, Live with Kelly & Ryan, Lucy's, Lululemon, Marli, McDonalds, Metropolis Sport, Moose Knuckle, Morgan Stanley, Moroccanoil, Oatly Reruns, Olly Wear, Rollercoaster, Rowan, Saturday Night Live, Schön! Magazine, Shala Karimi Jewlery, Sky Pie, Smirnoff, The Breakfast Club, The Late Show with Seth Meyers, The Tonight Show Staring Jimmy Fallon, The Vamps, The View, Trojan, Under Armour, Universal Music Group, UPS, Varo Bank, Verizon, and Vogue Italia.