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"He is considered the best makeup artist in Lexington and Louisville, KY."

"No other makeup artist in Kentucky can do what Rick Bancroft does."​

"No other makeup artist in Kentucky can do what Rick Bancroft does."​

On the fence about having Rick make you look absolutely fabulous for your next event? Check out Rick's Media page to see  some of Rick's work over the years. From wedding makeup to modelling makeup and everything in between!

Rick Bancroft is an all inclusive LGBTQ+ love is love makeup artist. His unique highlight contour technique has made him famous. This application is the most sought after look for brides and models. Flawless skin is his goal with either with his hand applied highlight contour or with airbrush.  He is the only person in Kentucky who does the same highlight contour seen on Youtube,  yet his finish is even more subtle and natural looking. This is the same look that celebrities such as Kim Kardashian and Jennifer Lopez have made famous. 

He is an Award Winning Professional Makeup Artist and Cosmetologist trained in San Francisco by celebrity makeup artist who have worked on shows such as Desperate Housewives and movies like Steel Magnolias.  He himself has worked as a celebrity makeup artist and his work has appeared in national magazines, commercials such as Walmart, national television shows and print advertisements. In addition he has helped to launch national  modeling careers. 

Rick is also listed on the Kentucky Film Commission Website. Having worked for the Associated Press, ESPN, ABC's Celebrity Wife Swap and on the film 50 to 1 starring Skeet Ulrich and William Devane. The film was Produced by Jim Wilson and written by Faith Conroy. His work is also credited on IMDB.

His dedication and attention to detail has made him the top makeup artist in Louisville and Lexington, KY and the most chosen makeup artist by Louisville brides and photographer's.

"His work never needs correction" says film maker Antonio Pantoja. 

Rick Bancroft is available for:

​Editorial Print Work, Fashion Makeup, Modeling, Film Makeup Artist, Television,

Kentucky Derby Makeup, Kentucky Oaks Makeup, Prom Makeup, Reunions,

Kentuckiana Wedding Makeup and Lexington Wedding Makeup.

About Rick

Rick has helped everyone from brides to models for magazines! Want Rick to help you look absolutely fabulous for your big day or for your next event? Head on over to the contact page to start booking your session! Rick would love to help!

In Case You Missed it, Rick was on Great Day Live



Rick offers makeup services for every occasion imaginable! From weddings and Derby festivities to engagement and senior photo shoots - Rick can take care of all of your makeup needs! Head on over to Rick's Services page for pricing and more!

"Ladies do yourselves a favor and book Rick for your wedding, he is absolutely amazing and made all of us look so gorgeous! My makeup literally lasted ALL DAY, it took some serious scrubbing to remove so it looked perfect in every picture. That alone is worth the cost but he is honestly worth every penny!"