LAURIE DERAPS has built her career as a high-demand freelance hair and makeup artist based in Montreal, Canada. From the very beginning, she has been collaborating with top cosmetic companies including MAC. Cosmetics and Moroccanoil as a Creative Design Team Educator, with which she had the opportunity to work as part of the backstage team during New York Fashion Week and New York Bridal Fashion Week.

Taking a specific liking to the editorial world working with photography and fashion, Laurie loves experimenting, working with colours and textures and interacting with her collaborators to obtain beautiful results. Her penchant for innovation and taking risks allows her to find balance between her love for editorial work in the beauty industry and her strong passion and talent for hairstyling.