ABOUT

L E I G H   M C C O Y
Hair & Makeup Artist

Leigh is an Australian Hair and Makeup Artist based in Brisbane.
 
With over 12 years experience and collaborating with some of the industries best talent, her work has been published both Nationally and Internationally.
 
Leigh specialises in High Fashion Editorial, Beauty, Weddings and Red Carpet looks.
 
 
MAGAZINE PUBLICATIONS
  • Latest Magazine Italy
    Photographer: Eli Samuel
  • Haute Punch Magazine
    Montreal, Canada
    Photographer: Tommy Medveczky
  • Trend Prive’ Magazine
    United States
    Photographer: Eli Samuel
  • Elegant Magazine
    Photographer: Krysta Atkinson
    Leigh was the Creative Director, Head Hair and Makeup Artist and contributed to styling this editorial.
  • Feroce’ Magazine
    Photographer: Krysta Atkinson
    Head Director and Head Hair and Makeup Artist

CAMPAIGNS

  • SILK LAUNDRY
    Head Makeup and Hair Artist for the past two look books and campaigns.
    www.silklaundry.com.au
  • LISA BROWN Designs
    Head Makeup and Hair Artist for their 2018 Spring/Summer Collection and their upcoming coming 2019 Autumn/Winter Collection.
    www.lisabrowndesigns.com.au
  • SYLVIA P Gymnastics Wear
    Head Makeup Artist and Hair stylist for the past two 2018 spring collection look book.
    www.sylviap.com.au
  • ORGANIC ISLAND SKINCARE
    Photographer: Tony Speed
    Head MUA for 2017 skincare campaign
    www.organicisland.com
  • REBEL SPORT Catalogue shoot
    H E N R Y K Photo
    Assistant Hair and Makeup Artist
    17/18 SS Rebel Sport Catalogue
 
TRAINING CREDENTIALS
  • MIA CONNOR
    Completed Masterclass Training & has assisted Mia on many occasions; including weddings, Logie Nominees (inc. Sam Frost) TVC’s and now works under Mia as one of her preferred artists.
    www.miaconnor.com
  • LINDA LATONA
    (Founder of Latonas Makeup).
    Trained personally by Linda in 2003.
    Completed Diploma in Photographic, Contour and Bridal Makeup

Leigh has a meticulous eye for detail. She is able to bring out the best features in each individual person through her experience, training and natural creativity.

This translates not only into her work but feedback from previous clients.
She is known for taking her client on a journey and gently pushing the boundaries through initial consultations and listening to client’s requests.
 

Kylie Palmer
Olympic and Commonwealth Games Gold medalist