Welcome to a place where passion is expressed in the form of make-up artistry and skincare. An artistic place where cosmetics are used to fill color palettes and custom skin care remedies are available, just for you. So whether you're a bride, a mom or just want to learn a quick make-up or skin care technique, you have arrived at the gates of color theory, color harmony and storytelling at its finest. Welcome to Shawna Elizabeth Enterprise, SEE.
What's the story with Shawna Elizabeth? Glad you asked....
Shawna Elizabeth was born and raised in New York. She is a graduate of Adelphi University in Garden City, NY, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English Literature. She is a proud member of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated. Shawna Elizabeth wears many hats; she is a child of God, wife, mother and the CEO of Shawna Elizabeth Enterprise, S.E.E. SEE is the umbrella company to The Shawna Elizabeth Skin & Make-up Studio and the newest addition, My Lipstick Story, a lipstick and lip glaze line. SEE is a company that eats, sleeps and breathes skin care and make-up art!
To add to her many hats, Shawna Elizabeth is a Licensed Esthetician, Esthetic Instructor, Make-up Artist and Make-up Art Instructor. She has held positions in Management & Training for M.A.C Cosmetics, Yves Saint Laurent Cosmetics and Lancôme Cosmetics. She has been a Make-up Artist for several commercials and print campaigns, runway shows, plays and Fashion Week(s). Shawna was awarded Make-up Artist of the Year in 2013 for the state of GA, by the Raw Organization, which is the largest independent arts organization in the world.
When Shawna Elizabeth is not in her Make-up Studio she spends her days teaching students the fundamentals of esthetics and make-up artistry. The Shawna Elizabeth Skin & Make-up Studio is place she calls her safe haven, where faces are her canvases, where she makes women look and feel beautiful. That’s her aha moment. Shawna Elizabeth also has created a full curriculum of Make-up Artistry Classes, where all women are encouraged to learn basic make-up techniques. She empowers woman to learn the customized artistry techniques to enhance themselves.
In 2016, Shawna Elizabeth established The Gift of a Story. The Gift of a Story was birthed at her make-up studio with the objective to collect and donate brand new children’s books to The Maria Fareri Children’s hospital. In 2018 she expanded this project JCY-Westchester Community Partners and collected and donated both brand new children’s books and gently used books. Shawna Elizabeth attributes the success of The Gift of a Story to all the clients, friends and family that support this project.
Shawna Elizabeth will continue to educate all women on skin care and make-up artistry. Her goal is to share all her knowledge, contribute to her community and empower women, after all …”who runs the world?”