J Guerra of Larchmont now a celebrity makeup artist
J Guerra was 16 years old when he asked his best friend if he could do her makeup.
They were hanging out in her bedroom in Mamaroneck, and as he watched her apply her makeup, he knew what would look good.
The resulting bold “smokey eye” look won him legions of fans among friends.
Throughout his time at Mamaroneck High School, the Colombian-born Guerra had no shortage of models to practice on. He’d also go with his friends on shopping trips to Sephora and MAC to buy cosmetics.
“I would just stand there and watch the makeup artists mesmerized,” said Guerra, now a Larchmont-based celebrity hair and makeup…