Chi Chi Saito

Country: Japan

Chi Chi is a makeup artist from outside of Tokyo, Japan. Chi chi has a strong passion towards illustration, art, Japanese cartoon, and fashion.


She has lived and worked in several different countries including Toronto, San Francisco, New York and Sydney from the age of 18.

This gave her a chance to experience and learn about different aesthetics in different cultures around the world. After studying illustration and makeup courses in New York, she began working for Patricia Field.

Aside from her profession as an established makeup artist, she also collaborates on art projects with designers, artists, musicians and film directors. Chi Chi now resides in New York but also works globally in cities such as Paris and Milan.


PARIS: Louis Vuitton, Christian Dior, Miu Miu, Lanvin, Stella Mccartney, Givenchy, Hussein Chalayan, Valentino, Viktor & Rolf, John Galliano, Nina Ricci, Yoji, Yamamoto, Ingrid Vlasov, Shinichiro Arakawa, Amaya Arzuaga

MILAN: Prada, Dolce & Gabbana, La Perla

NY: Oscar de la Renta, Calvin Klein, Y3, Mulberry, Anna Sui, H & M for Versace, Victorian’s Secret, Ralph Lauren, Derek Lam, Aritzia, Christian v Siriano, Verlaine Yummie Tummie, Emerson, Yu Konishi, Canon show

Editorial: Vogue (Italy), Vogue (Brazil), Men’s Vogue (Brazil), V Magazine, Numero (Japan), Elle Magazine, Elle Girl (Russia), Lucky Magazine, Amika Magaizine, Glamour (Germany), Cosmopolitan (Portugal), Marie Clare, Oyster Magazine, Fashion Gone Rogue, Nylon Magazine, Nylon Guys, Qvest Magazine, Spur Magazine, French Magazine, Tatler Magazine, Blanche Magazine, Russh Magazine, Cream Magazine, Vice Magazine, Zink Magazine, Jimon Magazine, Kurv Magazine, Blend Magazine Idolize Magazine, Soma Magazine, Neo2 Magazine, Time out, Soen, Ginza, In New York Magazine, Want 2 watch