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ABOUT CLARE PINKNEY

Living with passion

Clare Pinkney Surrey London Professional Makeup Artist

Clare is an award-winning, highly qualified, professional and celebrity makeup and hair artist based in Surrey, with a wealth of celebrity clientele.

 

Her career began in the cosmetics and beauty industry twenty six years ago where her passion for skincare and make-up was born. In 2003 she attended one of London’s top makeup schools – The London School of Beauty and Makeup. Clare was quick to forge her career within the fashion and TV/ film industry. She began working on editorials, advertising campaigns and red carpet. In 2015 she trained to become an accredited teacher extending her skills to make-up education and in 2016 she was appointed UK Brand Ambassador and national trainer for US Cosmetics Brand “Youngblood”. As experienced artist she continues to work within various industry fields including fashion, film, TV, music, ecommerce, education, corporate and bridal.

 

As an accredited teacher, she provides make-up lessons for the “real woman” and private makeup artistry tuition. Clare works as training consultant for Boss Girls London, and is an educational makeup artist for the British School of Etiquette.

 

Her signature look is “glowing skin” and is she ensures that each client feels confident and beautiful yet still retains their individual style. She travels nationally and internationally to be on set, attend shoots or for destination weddings. Clare specialises in a luxury bridal makeup and hair service. Her work has graced various wedding magazine front covers.

She enjoys the variety of work her career brings from working with celebrities, film sets, shoot locations to spending time with blushing brides. “I am lucky to have found a career I enjoy and love, where I can use my creative skills and enhance people’s lives”.

 

An animal lover, Clare is passionate about using Cruelty-Free cosmetics and skincare. Her professional makeup kit is extensive and only contains the highest quality luxury cosmetic products such as Charlotte Tilbury, Illamasqua, Urban Decay, Tarte, Too Faced, IT Cosmetics, Youngblood Mineral, Hourglass and Huda Beauty.

 

Clare is also able to cater for vegan clients using a wide range of Vegan cosmetics and makeup brushes. She is an expert in skin care and is able to treat sensitive skin using her extensive skincare knowledge and range of cruelty free skincare – Rodial, Drunk Elephant, Ole Henriksen, Murad and Ren.

 

She is fully certified, highly qualified and insured. Formally trained she adheres to strict hygiene regulations.

Makeup artist industry awards recognition

CLARE'S WORK

ADVERTISING

Maserati

Mercedes Benz

Superdrug

Tresemme Hair

Lighterlife Fast

Marriott Hotels

Playtech

Mokibox

Colegate

Toxic Waste Confectionary

Anita Bean

Libresse

Premula Cheese

London Confidential Cosmetics

Wakefield Jewellery

Tag

Glamshack Fashion

Something For The Girls

M&S

John Lewis

BRIDAL DESIGNERS

Naomi Neoh

Emma Hunt London

Audrey Ashley Couture

CELEBRITIES

Wes Nelson

Caroline Aherne

Brix Smith

Melinda Messenger

Jim Davison

Loreen

Patsy Kensit

Alexander Armstrong

Jessy Matador

Laura Hayden

Tom Chilton

Patricia Hodge

Amanda Davies

Christina Johnston – Soprano

FASHION & CATWALKS

London Fashion Week – Stella McCartney

The Clothes Show

Sean Hanna Hair

Emma Hunt London

Loreal Colour Trophy

TV, FILM & THEATRE

BBC Children In Need

Johnny English Strikes Again

Channel 4 News

QVC

Sky Arts

Afterlife

Bright Young Things

Millions

Royal Variety Performance

The Libertine

ITV/Ident

Harry Potter Deathly Hallows Part 1

WEDDING MAGAZINES & BLOGS

Weddings in Surrey

Surrey Brides

Love My Dress Blog

B Loved Blog

Brides magazine

Vogue Japan Weddings

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Film, Fashion, TV and Bridal Makeup and Hair Artist covering London, Surrey, Sussex, Hampshire, Kent, Hertfordshire, Oxfordshire, Essex, throughout the UK and internationally.

CONTACT

07761 304924
info@clarepinkney.co.uk