Gemma Elizabeth is a qualified and professional trained Makeup Artist based in Glasgow, covering the whole of the UK.
After graduating in Makeup Artistry from Clydebank College, Gemma spent several years travelling and working across Europe, Canada and America. During this time, Gemma gained extensive experience within the Media and Fashion Industries, working alongside some of the Industry’s leading Makeup Artists. This has been hugely beneficial in her thriving career and has enhanced her outstanding and invaluable skills. Gemma prides herself on adapting these skills to each individual client or campaign.
Gemma has also worked for some of the world’s biggest Cosmetic Retailers, including bareMinerals and Sephora. This has given her an exceptional insight into customer expectations from cosmetics. Using this expertise, Gemma can creatively customize and tailor an exclusive look for any client.
Gemma’s approach to makeup is extraordinary and unique. “I focus more on enhancing the individual and natural beauty, rather than masking it. My passion stems from being able to literally change people’s lives with makeup and that is what drives me to continually build strong and personal relationships with my clients.” Whether it’s your big day or a special occasion, a photo-shoot or a promotional event, Gemma is consistently committed to delivering an outstanding client experience and surpassing all expectations at every opportunity.
Gemma has worked for numerous Fashion, Beauty and Commercial clients on behalf of bareMinerals, including Scottish Fashion Awards; Hartmann Media; Marc Ross and Prince’s Trust. Gemma has an existing celebrity clientele, and has also assisted top Makeup Artists, including Janine Bird at the MOBOS 2011 and bareMinerals’ International Makeup Aritst Makeup Artist, Sarah-Jane Froom.
Gemma has been published in The Herald and The Sunday Herald; Daily Record; Evening Times; Westender Magazine and No1 Magazine.
Gemma specialises in Bridal, Editorial and Media Makeup. Gemma is also qualified in Special Effects Makeup, Body Painting and Hair-Styling, and is an expert in bareMinerals.