" Even on a bad day, there is always lipstick"
Currently I am based in Chesham, but available to travel anywhere by car, train, plane or boat!
I offer a diverse range of styles for brides, portfolio, editorial, commercial, runway, theater, TV and film, and music videos.....
Film, TV and Theatre
My extensive makeup kit enables me to work at short notice on various projects. I am available to travel, and flexible to work on projects for 1 day or 6 months.
I have over 9 years of experience working for TV, short films and theatres.
In 2014 I was privileged enough to be accepted on the Neill Gorton intensive SFX and prosthetic course. After the course I have worked in Millennium fx studios assisting Fiona Cazaly, on a Unilever project.
8 weeks in Lapland creating and applying makeup for Santa Clause and the special elf's.
BBC 1 sports and live coverage programmes.
Local short film/trailer Projects in New Zealand and London
Recently I completed a season with Glyndebourne Opera theater. Working on many elite opera artists.
Working closely with a designer or stylist to capture the essence of the clothes. My creativity flows bringing colour and textures to life. I am renowned for creating a flawless complexion.
Working with many different photographers, giving me a basic understanding of what they need from me, to create the bigger picture.
I understand that sometimes it doesn't all go to plan, and shoots can take longer or technical problems may arise. In such cases I will ensure the models are comfortable, and continue to look fresh (even after many hours!)
I have worked as a makeup director and part of a team for fashion weeks, in Brighton, London, Paris, Miami, Milan, Cayman Islands. Working for designers such as Jenny Packham, Caroline Charles, Aquascutum, Balenciaga.....