Makeup Artist & Instructor in NYC
Francis Carney is a makeup artist in NYC and an instructor of professional fashion makeup at Chic Studios School of Makeup’s Manhattan New York location. Francis was born and raised in upstate New York and discovered his passion for makeup artistry early, while still in high school. He took that passion to Pratt Institute where he studied Fine Arts and then landed a coveted position at MAC Cosmetics where he grew his artistry skills and brand knowledge experience.
As an instructor at Chic Studios, Francis brings his experience to the Professional Makeup courses and our Fashion and Runway Makeup class and continues to stay relevant in the beauty industry with his work backstage at New York Fashion Week. Francis’s celebrity clients include Ashley Graham, George Takai, and Judith Hill, to name just a few. Francis stays plugged in with editorial opportunities including published work in Nylon, Tabula Rasa, and Cool America, and is a makeup artist in NYC for leading brands like Simon Miller, Rocket Dog, and Chromat.