If you are looking to start a career in makeup artistry London is the place to be, and what better way to learn the art of makeup than to be taught by a celebrity makeup artist? At The London School of Make-Up, our makeup artists are industry professionals and have worked with celebrities such as: Kim Cattrall, Alexa Chung, Brooke Shields, La Roux, Miquita Olive, Kelly Osbourne, Steve Jones, Lauren Laverne, Jack The Giant Slayer, Talaash, Effie, Anna Karenina, Great Expectations, Downton Abbey and Mr Selfridge…
Creative Make-up Artist
Claire Dim is a professional make-up artist and body painter. She first took an interest in beauty and creative makeup between 2010, and 2012 after attending many Intensive Makeup Courses. She then went on and started up her own YouTube channel in 2015. Claire has worked as a full-time Body Art & Makeup tutor in several makeup schools and academies in the UK and Greece. Read more…
Creative Make-up Artist
Lidia Martinez is a creative makeup artist based in London. After studying makeup artistry in Spain. She moved to London which has seen the artist collaborate alongside some of the industry’s most prominent and renowned designers, Makeup Artists, Photographers, Magazines and The London School of Make-up. Lidia multiple years of experience and training allows her to seamlessly move between modern cosmetic beauty applications and creative avant garde artistic looks for editorials, shows and her clients.
Head of Makeup in LSM India
Meera trained with the Asian Bridal Training Academy 10 years ago a specialist creating catwalk, editorial and Asian Bridal Look. Meera started her career in the industry with MAC Cosmetics & Bobbi Brown.
Her expertise is in the creative looks including Airbrush Makeup and creative Hair with styling for fashion shows.
To further her skills she became a specialist by training with the London School of Makeup, in the creative element, working backstage with the London Fashion Week.
Meera has worked on the following campaigns and companies.
Production Campaigns – Asiana Bridal Magazine on cover page and shoot images with Hair & Makeup Styling. The Drama Club Production, Miss Leicestershire, Miss World.
Photographers – Hitesh Rao photography, Allistar Cowin, Pause Media Photography
Catwalk & Live Shows – London Fashion Week with LSM Pro, Miss England & Miss World, Bentley Catwalk, Manchester Recycle Fashion Week.
COSMETIC COMPANIES– Mac Cosmetics, Benefit Cosmetics, Estee Lauder & Bobbi Brown
TEACHING – London School of Makeup & The International School of Hair & Makeup
BRIDAL & FREELANCE – Brides since 2010 in countries: India (Goa, Kerela, Mumbai & Jaipur) , Mauritius , Spain (Algarve & Marbella).
Make-up Artist for High Fashion Fantasy
He first got into make-up by watching his sisters doing there own make up in the late 70s early 80s and loving the colours and shapes they were doing! Also I was studying Greasepaint and art at school and loved painting portraits. He had lots of amazing womens faces with fantastic make up.
Then I started painting his own face and doing drag for a short period of time!
With over twenty-five years of experience in the industry, Tonee is one of the most creative and imaginative professional make-up artists in the industry at present. He loves taking a face and seeing to what limits it can be taken.
Tonee has worked over the years as a freelance make-up artist on fashion shoots, catwalk shows, magazines, films and club events. He has also worked in the past both in London and Dubai as a senior artist at MAC and more recently as head trainer including masterclasses for illamasqua Cosmetics London.
Amongst his clientele and Red Carpet, events have been Big Brother, Qatar Airways, Marie Clare, Ferrero Raffaello TVC plus celebrity clients such as Raquel Welsh and Queen Noor. With his love and understanding of the club scene, Tonee’s name is fast becoming synonymous for his outrageous drag make-up looks on both celebrities and private clientele.
With all this vast experience he has now put together a course at our school to pass on all his knowledge to others.