While graduating at the Concordia University in Cinema, Catherine Lavoie begins her career as a makeup artist. With her Art School diploma, she can fully live her passion for cinema and arts, and let her creativity flow. Catherine has built her reputation as a makeup artist very quickly in the entertainment industry as she worked on projects such as The Whole Nine Yards, The Greatest Game Ever Played, The Aviator, Riddick, Elephant song, It's Just The End Of The World.
Born in Ottawa, Catherine has a 25 year experience in this field, which represents about 50 movies and TV shows and video clips she has also worked with Quebec celebrities such as Mitsou, Sylvie Léonard, Anne Elisabeth Bossé, Pasty Gallant, Réal Bossé, Caroline Neron or Debbie Lynch White. Plus she also took care of international names such as Léa Seydoux, Maxim Roy, Matthew Perry, Tananobu Asano, Vincent Cassel, Gemma Arterton or David Bautista.
Her sense of creativity and passion for her work has lead her to Fashion. Very skillful, Catherine Lavoie is now settled in the Fashion world.
All Catherine’s projects show her ardour, meticulous work, and plain enthusiasm to do hair and makeup. Her work – in association with many photographers and stylists – is being recognized and published in fashion magazines.