Kelii is from Vancouver, BC and moved to Calgary in 2016. It was season two of America’s next top model that spiked Kelii’s interest in the beauty world .
“It was the incredible transformations I saw on the screen that really sold me!”
Kelii than began a career in the beauty industry studying at One Beauty Academy and graduated from the Master Makeup Artistry Program. Kelii is trained in airbrushing, bridal, glamour, commercial, and runway makeup.
Kelii’s passion lies in glamour, commercial, high fashion editorial, and their work has been published locally and internationally, including New York City. Kelii is building his name and connections within the industry which has given opportunities such as lead makeup artist for local fashion and editorial events.
Kelii is looking to develop more bridal experience while working with Beauty Distract and is expanding on his skills by taking the hair stylist program at One Beauty Academy.