National Makeup Artist
“I believe what Mr. Saint Laurent said: ‘Fashions fade. Style is forever.’ That belief inspires my work.”
Cong's love for makeup started when he was in China. After studying bridal makeup and personal style design, Cong joined a beauty studio in Beijing where he started to design faces for magazines. A couple years later he moved to Seattle and joined Yves Saint Laurent Beauty. Cong's key product knowledge, talent and passion for Yves Saint Laurent helped him relate to the needs of today’s woman and quickly established him as a trusted makeup advisor. Cong understands the power of social media and uses it as a platform to connect to his over 80K followers; keeping them in the loop of current trends, personal beauty picks and upcoming launches. Cong believes it’s not just about creating a beautiful face; it’s more about creating a moment of magic for the client. Cong’s clients leave with a clear understanding of skincare, makeup application and a feeling of empowerment.
Cong is known as an artist who is as comfortable with creating looks from day to night. His 5 minute signature quick everyday look proves he understands the needs of the modern day woman. His unique style of makeup is full of his passion for Yves Saint Laurent. Cong truly believes what Mr. Yves Saint Laurent said, "Fashions fade, style is eternal".