Lesley Whitby is known for her specialty in creating a flawless face. She is a renowned makeup artist and is respected for the contributions she makes to cover and editorial shoots. Lesley is especially brilliant at creating looks that accentuate one’s natural beauty.

Lesley has been in the business for 25 years to date and has worked on countless local and international publications, such as Elle SA & Elle China, Cosmo, Marie Claire, to mention a few. She has frequently been requested to contribute to beauty articles, as well as many advertising campaigns and currently resident Head of Department for make-up for SA Fashion Week. Lesley has worked with numerous celebrities and international models the likes of Princess Charlene of Monaco, Arianna Huffington, Helena Christensen, Kelly Rowlands, Tyler Hunter, Alek Wek, and Ajuma.

Lesley has been nominated for a number of awards, and she won the Loreal Artist of the Year, as well as Fashion Week Makeup Artist of the Year.