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Professional Makeup Artists transform their clients' appearance using makeup and various accessories. Typical activities listed on a Professional Makeup Artist example resume include advising clients, answering to their inquiries, consulting with hair stylists, applying cosmetics and makeup products, and doing facial treatments. The ideal candidate should emphasize on his or her resume assets such as creativity, dexterity, cosmetology expertise, customer focus, and attention to details. Successful candidates often hold a cosmetology degree from a state-accredited school.

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Professional Makeup Artist

Worked under high pressure to meet a high volume of clients' needs and reported daily sales to manager

  • Marketed and advertised brand in store by communicating to brand manager
  • Retained and exceeded first year goal by 9%, and 11% the second year
  • Demonstrated products and skincare routines to the public utilizing interpersonal skills
  • Paid detailed attention to personal image as it represented company's creed
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AS
Science
BA
Communication
2

Customer Service Specialist/professional Makeup Artist

Implemented quality control standards to assure safety and compliance measures keep customers safe while sampling professional cosmetic products

  • Worked independently and supervised store tracking and counting revenue, in addition to completing daily sales reports
  • Set and exceeded sales goals by more than $3,000 peak store hours
  • Scheduled appointments and maximized time while providing excellent customer service at all times
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Health And Physical Education
AS
Health Science
BS
Public Health
3

Senior Sales Director and Professional Makeup Artist

  • Hired and supervised back office of administrative assistants, accountant, makeup artists, direct sales assistants, event planners, hairstylist, and photographers to provide business support.
  • Progressively moved up career path, maintained earnings of company vehicle since October 1999, directed consultants on defining career advancement and work related goals and objectives.
  • Held weekly meetings to project company goals, strategic plans, and provide recognition.
  • Performed market research, planned quarterly sales goals and implemented strategic sales techniques to exceed competition.
  • Built clientele of over 6000 customers across 32 states and created referral incentive program and client management program.
  • Utilized Mary Kay DOM 5.1 database program, Salesforce, YouTube, Websites, Microsoft Office, Adobe Design Standard CS6, Quicken, QuickBooks, and Serif PagePlus X3 programs to manage business operations.
  • Achieved #1 in recruiting, Miss Go-Give award, #1 in sales for the #1 Emerald Division National Area, National Honor Society, Fabulous 50’s Sales Director and other weekly awards and monthly bonuses.
Candidate Info
33
years in
workforce
20
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BA
Progress
Liberal Arts And Sciences: Speech Communications
4

Professional Makeup Artist

Performed professionally in a constantly fast paced environment and handled a variety of customers

  • Answered phones regularly with professional phone etiquette to book appointments and contact clients
  • Received a promotion as Product Specialist due to superior and extensive product knowledge
  • Worked closely with senior management to ensure productivity goal was met for the counter
  • Always doubled individual sales goal for the day leading to a 68% increase for my year to date sales
  • Completed stock, checked in shipment, and was very efficient in inventory assistance
  • Displayed and encouraged teamwork amongst staff
  • Shadowed employees to determine an accurate description of the duties and skills required for each position
  • Received numerous achievement letters and incentives due to high performance level
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Administrative Assistant Fundamentals
5

Professional Makeup Artist and Licensed and Certified Esthetician

Experienced beauty professional working as an independent contractor, along with being part of a beauty team. Resourceful with ideas and concept development, along with the understanding of growth objectives and the importance of attaining organizational profits.

  • Assisted in opening additional locations for business expansion and growth and as part of a beauty team
  • Increased revenue with the introduction of new and evolving beauty services
  • Encouraged a spirit of teamwork within the work group, and strived to achieve team goals and objectives
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
Voc
Cosmetology And Aesthetics
Communications And Business
6

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
7

Professional Makeup Artist, Self-employed

Performed entrepreneurial work in bridal, editorial, runway, and television makeup.

  • Communicated with clients to form clear and concise understandings of image expectations.
  • Stayed abreast of health, safety, and legislative awareness concerns to protect clients and assure safety.
  • Organized demanding client calendar and impromptu requests with ease, punctuality, and proficiency.
  • Thrived in fast-paced environments using excellent management and interpersonal skills.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
Cosmetology / Makeup Artistry
Fashion Merchandising
Mass Communications
8

Professional Makeup Artist

  • Provided professional skill and makeup artistry
  • Used suggestive selling to build sales
  • Maintained visual standards of retail and demonstration areas
  • Planned and Executed counter events
  • Demonstrated understanding of color theory
  • Exemplified strong ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Elementary Education And Music
9

PRO Team Member & Professional Makeup Artist

Did makeup for various fashion shows, magazines, editorials, and events

  • Completed boutique hours and helped customers with products and shopping
  • Took part in Body Painting Fashion Show with the team
  • In charge of writing and coming up with makeup looks, fashion, beauty, and lifestyle ideas for the TV show's entire season 1 by brainstorming with the director and executive producers.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
10

Professional Makeup Artist

A highly creative and gifted Makeup Artist with more than nine years experience in handling makeup and fashion requirements. Proficient in producing creative and technically perfect visual representation.

  • Providing mobile makeup services for special events such as, weddings, school dances,
  • Coordinate services with event planners and/or client to maintain schedule and procedures.
  • Develop marketing materials to generate new business and increase repeat business.
  • Approve sponsorship information, ads, and materials when working with third parties.
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
C
Certificate

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