Dion Xu is a Los Angeles based makeup artist, who has become known for his attention to detail and professionalism. Born and raised in Wichita, Kansas, Dion spent his childhood honing his natural ability to draw and paint and studied art in High School and Graphic Design in College.
Getting his start in makeup artistry Dion assisted some of the biggest celebrity makeup artists in the industry and has become skilled at emphasizing individualized looks for clients from diverse backgrounds and ages creating flawless looks that read clean and precise on video and photograph beautifully.
Dion’s work can be seen on tv including Big Brother, Black Ink Crew Chicago, Iyanla: Fix My Life, America's Next Top Model Cycle 24, Cover Girl, Netflix’s Strong Black Lead Ad, and “Til Death Do Us Part.”
His work has graced the covers of Huff Mag, Amare Magazine, Cool American, Desnudo Mexico and UK, A Book Of Us, Prune, Grumpy Magazine, Lumière, Avante Magazine, and has been featured in Vogue Italia and Sheen Magazine.
His Celebrity clients include Tessa Thompson, Ajiona Alexus, Janelle Monae, Cassie Ventura, Kayla Maisonet, Dascha Polanco, Nathaniel Potvin, Casper Smart, Rocsi Diaz, Annie Ilonzeh, Malik Yoba, Laura Govan, Natalie Bergman, Lil Twist, Ross Butler, Stephen Bishop and James Maslow.