Sawako Kijima

Sawa was born and raised in Tokyo, Japan. In her childhood she has always been creative learning different ways to be unique and use the colors around her environment.

As she was growing up she pursued and graduated cosmetology school in Japan.She quickly developed new techniques and decided to learn more by moving to New York City in 2007 for studying Makeup. Beginning her career in NY, she started to learn hair cutting and hair styling in Japanese hair salon.

Shifting and focusing more on her career to do makeup, she has gained experience as an assistant for several makeup artists for advertising  campaigns, fashion magazines and shows. With the right people and talent around her, she spends her free time as a freelance makeup artist, expanding her makeup portfolio and still being CREATIVE and COLORFUL .