Nationally recognized & global celebrity nail artist, Tracylee, has been working in the industry for over two decades. Her dynamic body of work graces the pages of Top Fashion Magazines, on New York Fashion Week runways. featured in notable Art Exhibitions & on the Big Screen.
Tracylee’s interest in beauty, blossomed from the simple act of creating intricate designs on her own nails as a teenager. Known today for her innovative techniques, her editorial approach to beauty, her industry expertise and her flair for nail art, Tracylee has emerged as one of the industry’s most sought after Artists.
As the Sally Hansen Nail Ambassador from 2012 to 2015, Tracylee breathed new life into the legendary nail authority. Spotlighting nail trends, celebrating a new spectrum of color, and educating media and consumers on the importance of nail health, she was a driving creative force, behind the launches of Sally Hansen’s ‘I Heart Nail Art’ and ‘Miracle Gel’ collections. Miracle Gel remains the most successful launch in the history of all COTY Brands.
Tracylee consults for Dior Beauty and regularly works with Estee Lauder, Burberry, and D&G Beauty. Tracylee has also collaborated for designer campaigns for Giada, Hugo Boss, William Rast, Prabal Gurung, Jason Wu, Calvin Klein, Clarins, and Sephora.
Tracylee speaks from an educator’s perspective, lending her expertise as an editorial manicurist to International and American editions of Allure, Vogue, Elle, Harper’s Bazaar, Glamour, Flair, New YorkTimes Style, i-D, and W magazines.
Tracylee has also collaborated with noted photographers, AnnieLeibovitz, Ezra Petronio, Theo Wenner, Ben Hassett, Daniel Jackson, Patrick Demarchelier, Karim Sadli, and Raymond Meier.
Fashion season is a favorite for Tracylee, leading shows in New York, for Rodarte, Hermes, AlexanderWang, Hugo Boss, Prabal Gurung, and DVF.
Her diverse clientele ranges from New York socialites,designers, and editors, to celebrities including Cate Blanchett, Cameron Diaz, Leslie Mann, Olivia Munn, Mariah Carey, Natalie Portman, Emma Stone, Nicki Minaj, Alexa Chung, and Christina Aguilera, to name a few.
Tracylee splits her time between New York & LA and is represented Globally by Tim Howard Management.