After graduating top of her class with honors in International Business from Pepperdine University, Christine spent a decade excelling in the public relations and beauty industries. Spending time at Jafra Cosmetics International, she was able to streamline her expertise within the product development division. She went on to work in the Corporate Division of BNCPR where she utilized her luxury marketing expertise.
Christine works with her husband, celebrity plastic surgeon Dr. Gabriel Chiu as the Managing Partner for their clinic Beverly Hills Plastic Surgery Inc. also known as BHPS Inc. Together, they have worked hard to establish a gorgeous, Chanel inspired office. This luxury medispa has become a top destination for elite clientele.
Beverly Hills Plastic Surgery Inc. serves proudly as the Flagship salon for the SkinCeuticals brand from L'Oreal. The clinic offers innovative plastic surgery options and the latest in anti-aging skincare procedures. The environment is sleek and private; enabling patients to feel as though they are on a mini vacation during their stay. Not surprisingly, it has become a favorite destination among celebrities, politicians, the social elite and even royalty.
Christine adores helping others and is a huge advocate of philanthropy. Other life passions include art and fashion. Mrs. Chiu has served on many boards including: Los Angeles County Museum of Art's Costume Council, Fashion Group International Los Angeles, and for the Museum of Contemporary Art's Contemporaries.
Busy and successful, Christine currently serves on the following boards: The Blue Ribbon for The Music Center, UNICEF- Chinese Children's Initiative and PSLA for Children's Institute Inc. She is currently active in Step Up Woman's Network, Delta Delta Delta Sorority, the Junior League of Los Angeles and Assistance League.
The Chius' are philanthropists at heart. They support a wide variety of organizations including: the Metropolitan Museum of Art, AVIVA, Center Dance Arts, Art of Elysium, Nancy Davis Foundation for Multiple Sclerosis, Children's Action Network, Help for Orphans, the Music Center, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, John Wayne Cancer Institute, the American Red Cross, GenArt, Cedars Sinai, Project Angel Food, Children Mending Hearts, P.S. Arts, Los Angeles Philharmonic and the Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Obesity.
Mr. and Mrs. Chiu enjoy traveling the world and spend time celebrating and supporting numerous fashion, culture and culinary arts ventures. They often visit Asia, St. Barths and Paris whenever the opportunity arises. Currently, the Chius reside in Beverly Hills, California and Malibu.
Being an international fashionista comes with much responsibility. Christine spends much of her time attending New York, Paris and London Fashion Weeks. She is often found backstage or in the front row. Famous brands adore her including: Versace, Armani, Chanel, Louis Vuitton, Giambattista Valli and Christian Dior.
Christine has worked with many famous top media outlets on a local, international and national level. She offers her beauty expertise, style and social involvement for a variety of publications including: Harper's Bazaar, UsWeekly, the Wall Street Journal, Beauty Blitz, Style.com, Angeleno Magazine, Town & Country, Examiner.com, Los Angeles Confidential and the LA Times. She has been featured internationally in the following: Elle France, Harper's Bazaar China, France's TF1 and M6 networks, Marie Claire China, Elle China and Harper's Bazaar China among others.
Christine has been recognized as one of Vogue's top 100 women. She is a regular contributor among the Los Angeles social scene. Mrs. Chiu additionally finds time to offer her expertise as a contributing editor to Haute Living Magazine.