LA QUANNA CHONG makeup + hair

LA QUANNA CHONG makeup + hair

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Bio

La Quanna "LQ" Chong has been on the beauty scene since 2007. After attending Make Up Designory in NYC, La Quanna began working for The Powder Group as a production assistant. She had an integral role in producing The Makeup Show (NYC, Miami and LA). While working, she attended cosmetology school and became the editorial/production assistant for The Powder Group's own "On Makeup" magazine. Once licensed, La Quanna became a full-time makeup artist and hairstylist. Freelancing in the tri-state area of NY, she has had the opportunity to work with a wide array of clients and photographers. La Quanna was the Resident Makeup Artist for XI Magazine as well as Beauty Contributor. Currently, La Quanna divides her time between New York & Los Angeles. From The Grammy's Red Carpet to New York Fashion Week, LQ is rocking the beauty industry.

Resume

Print:
"A Belle In Brooklyn" Book Cover - Demetria Lucas
Ebony, Feb 2011

New Media:
XI Magazine, July 2011
XI Magazine, June 2011
Social Tik Magazine, April 2011
XI Magazine, Jan. 2011
XI Magazine, Dec. 2010
XI Magazine, Nov 2010

Celebrity / TV / Radio Personality:
Aaron Reid
Andrew Keegan
Angela Simmons
Antoinio Reid, Jr.
Cissy Houston
Chad Todhunter
Clare Kramer
David Clayton Rogers
Esme Bianco
Faith Evans
Gabby Douglas
Gary Houston
James Russo
John Heard
Jordan Hinson
Lucy Griffiths
Marcus Samuelsson
Mark Webber
Malikha Mallette
Patricia Houston
Paul Mooney
Paul Pierce
Robert Hansen
Thomas Ian Nicholas
Tionna Smalls
Scott Grimes
William Sadler

Hair:
Gabby Douglas
Keisha Whitaker

Model:
Alexandria Everett
Brianna Michelle
Don Benjamin
Keenyah Hill
Maya Haile

Fashion:
LAFW 2011 - Betsey Johnson
NYFW 2011 - Kati Stern
NYFW 2010 - Rolando Santana
NYFW 2009 - Rolando Santana
NJ State Fitness Competition
Juelz Santana's Town (5th Annual)
Style Rocks 2k10 Relief for Haiti

TV:
Lifetime "On Our Own (The Houston's)"
TLC "Paranormal Court"
VH1 "What Chilli Wants"

Film:
Living Among Us
The Lost Tree
Uncanny
Take Out
A Dance for Grace

Assisted:
Allan Avendano : Torrid, GUESS?, 2(X)Ist, Perry Ellis, Coca Cola, GQ, Claire's Accessories, Teen Magazine, Wet Seal, Penguin.

Trade Show:
"Dry Cutting" with Mike Karg
"Color and Cutting" with Mark Garrison
"Formal Looks" with Vivienne McKinder

Salon/Retail:
Chanel
Naimie's
Make Up For Ever
Ryan Darius Salon
Pamaya Red / Coku Spa
Salon 2000


Related Experience:
Production / Editorial Assistant, The Powder Group, (2007-2009)
Business 101 with Michael DeVellis
Kit Focus with Makeup Designory & James Vincent
American Beauty Tour with Billy B.
Eye Focus with Tim Wilkins
Highlighting & Contouring with DeShawn Hatcher
Skin of Color with Marietta Carter-Narcisse
Skin of Color with Johnny Lavoy
The Perfect Bride with Johnny Lavoy
Making Up with Kate Best
Airbrushing with Orlando Santiago
The Artist Summit
Evolution
The Makeup Show (New York, Miami and Los Angeles)
On Makeup Magazine

Education:
Capri Cosmetology - Cosmetology License (2009)
Make Up Designory - Beauty Makeup Artistry Certificate (2007)
Long Island Nail & Skin Care Institute - Makeup Certificate (2007)
SUNY College at Old Westbury - BA in Media / Marketing (2006)
Nassau Community College - AS in Liberal Arts (2003)

Affiliation:
Board of Director - New York Hair and Beauty Associate of Westchester County

Contact

La Quanna Chong
LQ@LQChong.com
NY/LA
Mobile: 516-859-0963
Work: 3233340914

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Behind the Scenes

Makeup


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Angela Simmons - Def Jam / YEEC Interview

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"Sizzling Summer Beauty" - XI Magazine

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Fashion

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Beauty

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Advertising

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Male Grooming

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James Smith - 1 of 3 founders of The Young Entrepreneur Empowerment Coalition (YEEC)
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Celebrity

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Hair

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