JABE

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JABE

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JABE WAS BORN IN 1976 AT ABYMES, IN GUADELOUPE (FRENCH WEST INDIES), AND SPENT MOST OF HIS CHILDHOOD THERE UNTIL HE WAS 16, WHEN HE WENT TO PARIS TO STUDY ARTS. FROM THIS TIME, HE BECAME PASSIONATE ABOUT PAINTING. HIS FIRST EXHIBITION TOOK PLACE IN COLOGNES, WHEN HE WAS ONLY 18.

AFTER CAME BACK TO PARIS, JABE DECIDED TO FOCUS HIS CAREER IN THE MAKE UP SEGMENT, THEREFORE HE SPENT 2 YEARS AT SHU UEMURA COSMETICS, WHERE HE LEARNT THE BASIC LESSONS.

IN 1998, HE STARTED TO WORK AS A FREELANCE. HIS WORK CAN BE SEEN IN MAGAZINES SUCH AS VOGUE ITALIA, VOGUE GIOIELLO, VOGUE ACCESSORY, VOGUE SPOSA, VOGUE SPAIN, L’OFFICIEL PARIS, GLAMOUR RUSSIA, GLAMOUR ITALY, VANITY FAIR ITALY, MARIE CLAIRE FRANCE, MARIE CLAIRE JAPAN, RED COLLECTOR, PALACE COSTES, A MAGAZINE, GQ, PLEASE!, TRUCCO & BELLEZZA, SO CHIC, JALOUSE, WAD, ZINK, EASY LIVING, VERVE, BON, ESSENTIAL HOMME…

JABE BECAME AN AMBASSADOR FOR SHISEIDO AND JEAN PAUL GAULTIER PARFUMS AT THE CANNES FESTIVAL IN 2005 AND 2006 AND HE WAS SELECTED BY SEPHORA TO ILLUSTRATE THEIR PROFESSIONAL PRODUCT LINE CALLED SEPHORA PROFESSIONAL MAKE UP LINE.

AS A MAKEUP ARTIST, HE ALSO CONTRIBUTED IN SEVERAL ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS, CATALOGUES AND FASHION SHOWS, FOR CUSTOMERS SUCH AS GUCCI, NINA RICCI, KENZO, DIOR, LOUIS VUITTON, BOUCHERON, CARTIER, LANCASTER, LANCEL, CHLOÉ, CHRISTIAN LACROIX, SWAROVSKI, LOEWE, AZZARO, UNGARO, JEAN PAUL GAULTIER, JEAN CLAUDE JITROIS, SILVIO BETERELLI, MASSIMO REBECCHI, CRISTIANO BURANI, BRUNELLI, DARPHIN, NATURA…

IN 2011, JABE DID THE MAKEUP IN 5 EPISODES OF AMERICAS NEXT TOP MODEL-CYCLE 16 (BANKABLE PRODUCTIONS).

IN 2013, JABE BECAME CREATIVE DIRECTOR FOR SEVERAL MAGAZINES AND COSMETICS BRANDS AND HE ALSO CREATED AN INTERNATIONAL AVANT-GARDE BEAUTY MAGAZINE, CALLED OOB MAGAZINE.