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make-up artist

Kevyn J. Aucoin, American make-up artist. Recipient Special Award for Excellence in the Field of Make-up Artistry Council Fashion Designers, New York City, 1994; named One of the Most Important Gay People in American Out Magazine, New York City, 1995. Member People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays.

Background

Aucoin, Kevyn J. was born on February 14, 1962 in Shreveport, Louisiana, United States. Son of Isidore A. Junior and Thelma S. (Meloncan) Aucoin.

Career

Salesperson Sandy Austin, Ltd., Lafayette, Louisiana, 1979-1981. Make-up artist Jed Rout Incorporated, New York York City, from 1983. Creator and creative director advantage Inoui cosmetics line Shisiedo, Japan, 1991.

Membership

Member People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: advocating for the rights of children, animals and gay men and women, poetry, writing.

Connections

Life partner Eric J. Sakas.

father:
Isidore A. Aucoin Junior

mother:
Thelma S. (Meloncan) Aucoin