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Julie Phaxay (formerly Lam) is one of Minnesota's premiere make-up artists. Her experience spans Vogue editorials, nationwide Target campaigns and Saturday Night Live. Julie counts Kendall and Kylie Jenner, Michelle Williams, Nicole Scherzinger and Yara Shahidi among her client list. Not to mention the late Minnesota icon, Prince, along with bands 3RDEYEGIRL and New Power Generation. 

With a formal background in design, Julie brings an exacting eye for perfection to every shoot. Her seemingly-effortless and flawless work enhances natural beauty without masking unique qualities.

Julie's style can be described in one word: modern. Her aesthetic is clean and fresh. Combined with her professional and calm demeanor, Julie is an in-demand make-up artist for beauty, fashion, and film projects across the country. 

Recent clients and projects include:



Prince, 3RDEYEGIRL, NPG [New Power Generation], Kendall Jenner, Kylie Jenner, Yara Shahidi, Nicole Scherzinger, Owl City, Michelle Williams, Margo Price, Brenton Thwaites, Debby Ryan, Justin Long, Thomas Mann, Colin Trevorrow, Michelle Tafoya, Amanda Freitag, Ernie Hudson, Nadji Jeter, Jeanette Walls, Judith Hill, Elle Varner, Liv Warfield, Lianne La Havas, Jessie Diggins [Olympic Cross Country Skier], Amy Matthews, Cherie Barber, Merry Clayton, Linda Shelton, Rob Minkoff


Vogue, Target, 3M, Google, Regis, Leinenkugel, Best Buy, GMC, Xfinity, Thrillist, US Bank, L'Occitane, Walmart, Thompson Reuters, Lifetime Fitness, Sleep Number, Hormel, Unitron, Wells Fargo, Schwan's, Coclico, Galleria Edina, Kellé Company, Evine, Wilsonart, Zip's Truck, Hennepin Technical College, Wellbeats, Supervalu, G&K Services, Parc Boutique, National Restaurant Association


Rolling Stone, Billboard, ESPN, The Guardian, MOJO magazine, HGTV Magazine, Artful Living, Closer Weekly, Minnesota Bride, Mpls.St.Paul Magazine, MSP Weddings, Papercut Magazine, Elegant Magazine, Solstice Magazine


Good Morning America [ABC], Saturday Night Live [SNL], Fashion Rocks [CBS], Renovation Raiders [HGTV], Five Day Flip [HGTV]