Shane Paish is Australian-born and globally recognized as one of the most successful makeup artists in the world. He began his career in Australia where in his first two years landed nine Australian Vogue covers. He quickly moved to the US where he landed his first American Vogue cover shot by legendary Herb Ritts. He has lived in the US since and has shot covers and editorials for Elle, Vogue, Harpers Bazaar, W Magazine, Glamour, Vanity Fair and others. He has led advertising campaigns for Chanel, Dior, Ralph Lauren, Revlon, L’Oreal, Maybelline and more.
After moving to Los Angeles Shane became quickly in demand by Hollywood actresses, particularly after his first movie as Rene Russo’s personal makeup artist for The Thomas Crown Affair, where his work was noted due to her iconic beauty. Shane met with The House of Dior garnering him an international contract with Dior as their Beauty Expert/Advisor for a decade working closely with Oscar winner Charlize Theron among other international celebrities.
Now, the Beauty Editor-at-Large for Australian Vogue, he is able to be creative with fashion editorials around the globe while also providing epic looks for Charlize Theron, Mariah Carey, Michelle Monaghan, Olivia Munn amongst others.