Professional, qualified Make Up Artist with over 19 years experience, based in Carmarthenshire, S.Wales. Used to run own model agency too.
Before training to become a make up artist, Amanda worked as a professional model and has had first hand experience of how to show off make up professionally on and off camera. During her modelling career Amanda qualified in Bridal Entourage, Day, Evening, Television and Film makeup attending a private college in Manchester. Amanda was trained using Graftobian, Ben Nye, Mary Cohr, Celebre, Kanebo, Mehron and Elizabeth Arden. Amanda then started working immediately as a professional make up artist for a local photographer before landing a contract with Steiner London as the makeup artist on board the prestigeous QE2.
Amanda has been a professional make up artist since 1994 and during those years she has provided professional make overs to hundreds of models/clients in the UK and overseas in places such as New York, Miami, Mexico, Caribbean, Italy, Spain, and London. Amanda has brushed shoulders with the rich and famous, such as Mandy Smith, writer Alan Bleasdale, Andrew Castle and Rod Stewart to name a few. She has worked along side Photographers and Videographers, film crews, hairdressers, costume designers, the media and magazine company's.
She has extensive knowledge, training and experience in beauty, cosmetics, skin care and nutrition. Amanda had also completed her training with Steiner UK and was personally trained in skin care and facial massage by Noella Gabrielle herself, founder and owner of Elemis Skin Care Products.