About

A life-long lover of all things beauty, Elke’s lustrious career began in 1982; with an esthetician’s license and high school diploma received in the same month, she made her way through college working as a facialist and eventually as a waxing specialist.

As her career evolved, Elke began working as a photography makeup artist, as well as a top Education Specialist for Aveda for 8 years. Today, Elke is helming an impressive career as a renowned expert and eyebrow specialist working in New York City.

Her celebrity clientele includes

  • Angelica Huston
  • Kate Moss
  • Blythe Danner
  • Jamie Fox
  • Alexandra Paul

Elke, also a longtime editorial, commercial, and Oscar makeup artist, specializes in creating non-stenciled, balanced, and full eyebrows that flatter the face, while fixing bad, paint-by-number brow shapes. Clients can choose from tweezers, wax, or a combination of both (though Elke prefers to only work with tweezers and small scissors).

Elke is renowned for The Model Brow® service, a skill honed through years of brow shaping experience. Elke specializes in fixing and reshaping brows by customizing and enhancing the shape of her client’s brows without the use of stencils.

ELKE VON FREUDENBERG SALON

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German born, LA-raised Elke Von Freudenberg loft like, by appointment only salon, nine stories above bustling Broadway, is a white-walled, hardwood-floored refuge for Tweezing Eyebrow Artistry & Design.

Celebrity Eyebrow Specialist Elke Von Freudenberg is considered one of the top eyebrow shaping specialists in the US, as seen in InStyle, Bride, AllureNew Beauty, New York Magazine, and many others.

A life-long lover of all things beauty, Elke’s lustrious career began in 1982; with an esthetician’s license and high school diploma received in the same month, she made her way through college working as a facialist. As her career evolved, Elke began worked as a top Education Specialist for Aveda for 8 years and as a photography makeup artist for top models and celebrities-shaping eyebrows on set. Today, Elke helms an impressive career as a renowned beauty expert and eyebrow specialist working in New York City.

Elke, also a longtime editorial, runway makeup artist, and celebrity makeup artist, specializes in creating non-stenciled, balanced, and full eyebrows that flatter the face, while fixing bad, paint-by-number brow shapes. Elke’s makeup work has appeared on celebrities at The Academy Awardsョ, SAG Awards, & The Golden Globes, MTV Awards.

SALON SERVICES 

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Brow Trimming | Depilar Permanent Hair Removal  Face Waxing | Lash Perms | Brow & Lash Tints

THE MODEL BROW® SERVICE Elke is renowned for The Model Brow® service, a skill honed through years of brow shaping experience. Elke specializes in fixing and reshaping brows by customizing and enhancing the shape of her client’s brows without the use of stencils.

“There’s nothing I love more than being able to correct and fix someone’s eyebrows that has been badly botched up from a bad wax or threading.  Your brows should be taken as seriously as your hair cut.  Your brows should be as fashionable as you.”

THE BROW COLLECTION elke : the brow collection

The Elke collection of brow products includes shadows, pencils, brow growth products, and groomers.  Each product is carefully formulated & personally created by Elke to balance the features of each individual.