Vjosa Pacuku

is a New York-based makeup artist and beauty influencer. Born and raised in Kosovo, she moved to the US at the age of 12. Self-taught, Vjosa landed her first professional artistry job at MAC Cosmetics by the age of 18. After working for MAC for 5 years in LA, she freelanced full time, which led to a repertoire in the male grooming space that includes prolific rappers like Nas, Common and Snoop Dogg. After building her portfolio in LA, Vjosa moved back to NY and partnered with renowned photographer Fadil Berisha.

Vjosa specializes in soft yet dramatic red-carpet looks, with impeccable complexion always being the focus. With over a decade in the beauty industry, she launched her own eyelash brand, Duart Beauty, in July of 2018. Vjosa has an over 87K following on Instagram (@vjosamua), as a result of her dedication to creating influential beauty content that’s both trendsetting and exclusive to her skillset. She teaches Makeup Master Classes both across the country and on her youtube channel http://Youtube.com/c/vjosamua.

As a heavy-hitter in the social media space, Vjosa consistently partners with the industry’s top beauty brands. She recently filmed content for Maybelline’s Youtube channel and has taught Master Classes for ULTA and Kiehl's. She has also created content for industry leaders Smashbox Cosmetics, Foreo, and Gerard Cosmetics.

She is currently the key makeup artist for Color Wow Hair.