Surratt Beauty creator Troy Surratt is one of the beauty industry’s most sought-after and respected makeup artists.
After moving to new York from his native Kansas to attend the Fashion institute of technology and Parsons School of design, Troy segued his skills as a fashion illustrator to launch his career as a makeupartist working under the tutelage of the legendary Kevyn Aucoin.He went on to conceptualize and create the boutique color cosmetics line Tarte and serve as a spokesperson for beauty.com. In 2004, Surratt was tapped as global consulting makeup artist for Maybelline New York, where he led the development of New Artist for both domestic and international advertising campaigns and traveled the world headlining publicity and marketing efforts on behalf of the L’oréal-owned cosmetics giant. Surratt Beauty is the result of nearly a decade of research, comprising of 106 bespoke products inspired by the unaparalleled artistry and skill of Japanese methods. while developing the line, Surratt traveled to Japan numerous times to seek out the top tier of artisans, materials and formulas and then elevated each product to the next level of innovation, resulting in a truly breakthrough—and transcendent—collection. A skilled color master, Surratt is known for his professional grace, ardent dedication and attention to detail. His expertise and artistry are sought-after by top editors, a devoted celebrity clientele, and beauty insiders worldwide.
Surratt Beauty is available exclusively at Barneys New York ,Liberty of London and COW parfymeri of Sweden.