• Certified Makeup Artist
  • Available for Travel

To book an appointment – “BOOKINGS & INQUIRIES”

Founder/Creative Director/Makeup Artist of Beauty by Lydia

Artist Biography:

Lydia (Cindy Huynh) is a professional makeup artist - Based in the San Francisco Bay Area, California; Available to travel for on-location work.

Lydia specializes in avant-garde, beauty, boudoir, bridal, fashion editorial, vintage, film, high definition (HD photo ready) editorial makeup application, utilizing strict sanitation practices. She is experienced in set assistance and wardrobe styling for film and professional photography.

Prior to obtaining her makeup artistry certification, she has done makeup for bridal parties, and worked on LA-based film sets and fashion shows. From a young age, Lydia has always been fascinated with makeup and cosmetics, following the footsteps of her dear mother, a cosmetologist, who has been working in the industry for over 35 years.

Lydia enjoys working alongside theatrical producers, film directors and fashion industry professionals, bringing her creative vision onto a myriad of ideas, collaboratively, on a greater level of production and visual installation.

Her Voice and Community Impact:
I am proud to be apart of projects celebrating cultural diversity, LGBTQ+, gender equality, makeup for men (mens grooming), health and healing awareness, and women empowerment. My work experience in the beauty industry include work on film sets, the red carpet, the fashion runway, print published media, editorial magazines, and international fashion shows.


=Bridal and Special Occasions
=Commercial and Corporate TV/Video/Film
=Celebrity and Red Carpet
=Editorial and Fashion Design
=Head Shots and Photo Shoots
=Image Consulting
=Personal Makeup Shopping
=Private Makeup Lessons

Every booked makeup appointment includes strict sanitation practices prior to the appointment. As your makeup artist, it is my duty to go above and beyond each and every single one of my clients' expectations, in providing a luxury service.

As your makeup artist, I will create a look that will transform you into the best version of yourself.
Whether you would like to learn makeup or would like makeup done for your event, I would love to help you.

To start, we will have a consultation - phone or in person meeting.
During the free 15 minute consultation, I will provide my professional expertise and answer your questions about the makeup and beauty services I offer.

All makeup appointments start at $75 per individual
$75 for Makeup
$100 for Makeup + Lashes
$150 for Hair + Makeup + Lashes
$500-1500 Bridal

Special projects and bookings: On location day rates will vary according to project - contact for a quote. This may include a full makeup and hair team with assistants.

Travel fees may apply (per mile outside of studio) for on-location work. A non-refundable 50% deposit is required to secure your appointment.

I look forward to creating and collaborating with you!

To request a free consultation or to book an appointment with Lydia, please fill out the Bookings & Inquiries page.

You may copy and paste the Questionnaire
with your responses [Optional but helpful].


Recommended - Would you like a free phone consultation? (If yes, when is a good time?)

  1. What service?
    (A) Makeup
    (B) Hair + Makeup
    (C) Bridal Trial
    (D) Makeup Lesson
    (E) Personal Shopping
    (F) Other - please describe using at least one word

  2. Date/Time? (i.e. Today at 11AM, 5/4/19 at 10:30 AM, or March on a Wednesday Afternoon)

  3. Any questions or anything you'd like me to know?
    Thank you!


Makeup Artistry Certification at Academy For Salon Professionals

Advanced Makeup Artistry: Beauty, Color Theory, Professional
Makeup Knowledge & Sanitation, Makeup for Editorial, Bridal, Fashion, SFX and Film.

Cosmetology at Cinta Aveda

San Francisco, CA