Who created LUXE?
Owner & Creator, Susan Petrilli Conte
Susan Petrilli Conte
Owner & Creator
Susan is an Licensed Connecticut Esthetician, Expert Makeup Artist and Professional Eyebrow designer with over 25 years in luxury retail cosmetics and spa management. Most of her experience was acquired in the Boston area working at the most prestigious retail stores such as, Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue, Bloomingdales, Nordstrom, Sephora and Macy's.
In 2004 Susan started her first business, The Makeup Maven of Salem, MA. Most of her time was spent doing Bridal, Special Occasion and Theatre Makeup.
Susan worked for over 16 years with Clinique as a Regional Manager, and has freelanced for House of Guerlain, Benefit Brow Cart, Bobbi Brown, Philosophy, Lancome and Calvin Klein fragrances.
Susan also managed an Elizabeth Grady Skin Care salon and taught at their school in Boston.
In 2011, Susan's work was published on chicrepublique.com and paragonstyles.com.
When not at LUXE, Susan works at Sephora as a Regional Trainer for Beauty Blender Cosmetics and as a Make-up Artist for Laura Mercier at Nordstrom.
Susan loves working with women who want to perfect and simplify their everyday look. She is available by appointment at