Luxury Lash Academy was founded in 2012 by Michele Melchiorre and Paige Conner. The Company was born during a much needed vacation between two lifelong friends. Their Journey together started while working as makeup artists in the highly prestigious Bergdorf Goodman department store in NYC. Through the years they both became sought after and well recognized in the industry but never lost sight of their dream to create a business together in the field they were so passionate about.
Paige continued a successful career as a Master aesthetician and embarked on a career in makeup working With CNN, Women’s Wear Daily and numerous print and TV Commercials. In 2001 She recognized a new and innovative beauty service called eyelash extensions. 15 years and counting, as a National trainer and spa owner, she has been seen in Jezebel and Modern Bride Magazines as a master last extension artist and Voted Atlanta’s Number 1 Lash artist.
Michele‘s passion for the beauty industry started at a very young age. Although earning her Bachelors degree in marketing she was aware that she was destined to be hands on in the field of cosmetics. After honing her skills in the art of makeup artistry from various cosmetic houses including IL Makiage , Chanel, and Guerlain, Michele continued her career as an
accomplished and creative makeup artist. .Living in NYC Michele has had the opportunity work in this highly coveted market on a wide variety of projects including TV, commercials, video and a variety of celebrity clientele.