TOMOYO SHIONOME was born in Tokyo and raised in the Saitama prefecture.
Early in her carrier, she worked as a hair colorlist in a high-end salon, well known for employing the best hair colorlist in Japan. She won a second award in a hair color national competition at the age of 23.
She then attended Shiseido Hair and Makeup School for a year to learn the fundamentals of makeup and fashion. During that time she was also assisting makeup artists for the fashion and TV entertainment.
She moved to NYC to continue her career and develop into an international makeup artist.
She has a talent for creating beautiful natural makeup looks. She has a broad range of skills encompassing the entire beauty spectrum both in editorial and commercials shoots.