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

Applied makeup to cover imperfection such as scars, dark circles and blemishes.

  • Helped in giving new and different looks to clients as requested.
  • Kept up to date on seasonal makeup trends from a variety of sources.
  • Applied different techniques to bring to bring about changes in facial features, skin texture and face contours.
CANDIDATE INFO
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Architecture
22

Esthetician and Makeup Artist

Performed detailed skin evaluations to evaluate the clients skin condition and appearance.

  • Provided facial massages
  • Performed professional skin care facials and extractions
  • Demonstrated how to clean and care for skin properly as well as recommend products for daily skin care regimen
  • Determined which skin care products would benefit and improve the clients skin quality and appearance
  • Removal of facial and body hair by applying wax
  • Sterilized equipment using EPA and sanitized work area
  • Kept records of clients needs and preferences
  • Developed effective and valuable customer service techniques
  • Evaluated product inventory stock to ensure adequate product supplies
  • Maintained appointment calendar and client contact records
CANDIDATE INFO
21
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
Sales
23

Sales/makeup Artist

Represent the Chanel Brand and build and maintain a clientele through applying, advertising and selling Chanel cosmetics.

  • Appointed the CCA+ Strategist for the store. Responsible to train the store's associates on the new clientele software and discuss feedback with Senior Vice President of Saks Fifth Avenue
  • Granted Captain of the Social Media Team for the Cosmetics Department at the Saks Huntington location
  • Scored the only 100% from the company within the New York metro region based on customer service
CANDIDATE INFO
12
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Television / Video Production
24

Lead Makeup Artist

Lead makeup artist for the short film "Cycle" produced by Christopher Romano in conjunction with Temple University.

  • Conducted makeup for the 4 lead actors and supporting cast throughout the duration of the film.
  • 8-10 hour shoots with constant retouch and multiple looks for cast
  • Special FX makeup included (ex. Bruising)
CANDIDATE INFO
5
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
C
Image Consulting
Liberal Arts Studies
25

Makeup Artist

Maintain records of all products used on customers so that they can remember their look and add additional products to their repertoire later

  • Ensure customers are happy with products by following up with a phone call a week after purchase
  • Host global events to increase awareness of the luxury makeup and skincare brand
  • Work with top global artists to create new looks during monthly global events
CANDIDATE INFO
9
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
Chemical
26

Makeup Artist

Researched on production requirements like character, stage setting, period and situation

  • Applied suitable make-up to artists according to their respective roles
  • Co-ordinate with picture management and artists to get idea on changes to be made and make-up to be applied
  • Applied different techniques to bring about changes in facial features, skin texture and bodily contours to produce appropriate situation and characters
CANDIDATE INFO
3
months in
workforce
1
month
at this job
Fashion Design
27

Makeup Artist

Enhance client's natural beauty and create the perfect look for any event

  • Providing makeup lessons if the client is interested on how they can achieve looks at their
  • Performing brow artistry with waxing and/or tweezing to shape
  • Custom blend airbrush foundation to provide long wear
  • Full body custom airbrushing for a realistic, natural-looking tan without exposure to the sun
  • Lash applications to add extra length and volume to natural lashes
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge on makeup/skincare products
CANDIDATE INFO
5
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
HS
High School Diploma
28

Skin Therapist and Makeup Artist

  • Perform 90, 60 and 30 minute facials and hand treatments customized to all skin types
  • Experienced with chemical peels, Microdermabrasion, extractions and massage
  • Apply full face makeups and false lashes
  • Answer the Salon phones and book appointments, follow up calls for rebooking
  • Clean and maintain the Salon and equipment
CANDIDATE INFO
3
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Theatre Arts
Esthetics
29

Beauty Advisor/ Makeup Artist/ Skin Care Consultant

  • Consult clients with their skin care needs and concerns on a one to one basis.
  • Advise clients of all ages and ethnicities on makeup application and trends.
  • Clientele new customers for future follow ups, events, and promotions.
  • Open and process credit card applications.
  • Open and close POS system beginning and end of the day.
CANDIDATE INFO
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Certificate

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