Makeup Artist resume samples

Makeup Artists are responsible for providing makeup services to models and performers. These professionals are usually needed during the preparation of film castings, theater plays, music concerts, television shows, and photo shoots. Based on the most successful sample resumes, the ideal candidate should demonstrate creativity, an eye for detail, dexterity, makeup techniques expertise, and good communication and networking skills. Those seeking to work as Makeup Artists should be able to display specific coursework and certification in their resumes.


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Makeup Artist, Sales

Consistently met and exceeded sales goals by 20% and doubled sales in my area

  • Provided makeovers and did makeup for weddings
  • Handled and performed fashion events
  • Answered all customers questions and kept them updated on all new products
CANDIDATE INFO
14
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Medical Assistant
12

Professional Makeup Artist/instructor

Served as an instructor for Basic I Prep the Skin, Basic II Eyebrows, Media REF Speed Makeup classes and a clinical advisor on the importance of product ingredients.

  • Critiqued students on technique during hands-on training applications.
  • Conducted class field trips to cosmetic venues for product ingredient instruction.
  • Assisted in both behind-the-scenes and cameo appearances on media broadcasted segments on WGN-TV, CBS Channel 2 and You Tube.
  • Provided in-house assistance to celebrity Special Effects Makeup Artists Tom Devlin, Roy Wooley, and International Makeup Artist, Roshar.
CANDIDATE INFO
3
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
C
Esthetics And Skin Care Promotion
C
Basic, Media Hd / Runway, Clinical
Cosmetology
13

Makeup Artist

Answer phone calls for makeup application inquires and book appointments for both onsite and offsite events

  • Demonstrating makeup technequies and performing applications on clients visiting the salon
  • Consulation with clients at events to qualify needs and requests, including clothing, accessories, desired look and sample photos to make sure that the client satisfaction is met every time
  • Traveling to off-site events including Sweet Sixteen Parties and Weddings for make up applications for up to 9 faces at each event
  • Sucessfully complete all makeup applications under stressful time contraints to ensure that all clients needs are met in a timely manor
  • Maintain work stations both at the salon and off-site, keeping them both clean and sanitary for all clients
CANDIDATE INFO
6
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
HS
Automotive
14

Hair & Makeup Artist

Marketed and promoted my business with flyers, advertisements, business cards, and word of mouth.

  • Consulted with clients and created unique looks that met the individuals style and preference in hair & makeup.
  • Worked off-site at several photo shoots, weddings and hair shows.
  • Attended education in Hair & Makeup on a monthly basis held by some of the biggest names in the industry such as Redken, Paul Mitchell, and MAC.
  • Provided outstanding service to my clients by listening to their needs and wants and making those come to life.
CANDIDATE INFO
10
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
15

Trainer & Makeup Artist

Traveled to Vail, Colorado and Nashville conducting employee training on product knowledge, sales tactics, new products, makeup application, building the sale, proper brand requirements and Claudio Riaz history

  • Worked in the field as a Makeup Artist and support team building relationships locally with neighboring boutiques, stores and skincare lines as partner businesses
  • Raised Awareness through social media and networking outlets
  • Mentored employees in sales, lifestyle and beauty through motivation and positivity
  • Created many networking spa and shop events throughout the year
CANDIDATE INFO
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Fitness & Nutrition Training
16

Makeup Artist

  • Provided advanced MakeUp Artistry for models that participated in various fashion shows
  • Took direction from Fashion Designers on looks to provide for multiple scenes
  • Demonstrated high-fashion performance in short time frames
CANDIDATE INFO
11
years in
workforce
1
month
at this job
Maryland Cosmetology License
17

Makeup Artist

Greet all customers, determine their needs, and provide courteous and knowledgeable service

  • Assess clients beauty needs and recommend skincare regimens and products
  • Utilize strong makeup artistry skills to give one on one consultations to clients
  • Resolve clients makeup and skincare issues and problems and create a solid relationship with new clients
  • Achieve and exceed daily and weekly sales goals
  • Assist with launch of new product lines
CANDIDATE INFO
12
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Applied Science
18

Makeup Artist

Top 3 at highest grossing counter companywide.

  • Met or exceeded sales and presell goals.
  • Executed makeup for NYFW FW '15
  • Number one in southwest Florida region for [company name].
  • Part of a team that finished 2013 30% over LY.
CANDIDATE INFO
4
years in
workforce
1
month
at this job
AS
Arts
19

Freelance Makeup Artist

Represented [company name] at major department stores and [company name] sponsored events within the DC Metro
Area and Southeast Florida market.

  • Provided expert demonstration and knowledge, in all categories, of beauty and fragrance.
  • Executed essential support to meet all event goals while building and maintaining brand loyalty.
  • Attended [company name] continuing education seminars to stay current on latest products.
CANDIDATE INFO
11
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
Accounting
Pre-dental Hygiene
Cosmetology
20

Certified Makeup Artist & Beauty Advisor

Established and maintains customer relations by using a client database system, reaching out to clients and bringing repeat clients back for makeup lessons.

  • Participates in the arrangement of special events with featured makeup artists. Books and organizes appointments for clients based on schedules and availability.
  • Receives and processes cash and credit payments for in store purchases. Also processes phone orders and in store orders from Macy's fulfillment center when appropriate.
  • Shares product knowledge with customers while making personal recommendations based on their individual needs and skin types.
  • Works diligently as a team member to provide the highest level of customer service at all times all while following company policy and procedures.
  • Handles the intake of shipments and manages inventory and restocking shelves.
CANDIDATE INFO
8
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
AAS
Radiologic Technology

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