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Sparkle Lush Make-up Artistry

Philadelphia, PA

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About Sparkle Lush Make-up Artistry

Samantha Shakes, a freelance makeup artist is based in Philadelphia, PA.

She is serving the Greater Philadelphia and Philadelphia tri-state areas. She is also available for destination bookings.

She is specializing in:

- basic makeup application

- bridal makeup

- bridal parties

- cosmetic parties

- HD makeup

- individual and group lessons

- proms

- makeup for film and television

- makeup for fashion and runway shows

- makeup for photography and print

- special events and much more

Samantha's passion, drive, reliability, talent, and enthusiasm makes her the best fit for your beauty needs!

Location

Philadelphia, PA 19119

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  • 5/5 stars February 4, 2013

    Samantha came to my salon and tought a makeup class and we were blown away! So much so i am having her do my bridal makeup for my wedding in march! I am so excited. Samantha is amazing, a true talent and you will feel like u just stepped off a runway after sitting in her chair. If i could hire her to be my personal glam squad, i so would! :)

Question and answer

Q. Describe the most common types of jobs you do for your clients.

A. My most common types of jobs usually include: basic makeup applications, bridal work, photo shoots and run way looks. I also get a high volume of requests for one-on-one & group makeup lessons as well as makeup parties.

Q. What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?

A. When looking for a a makeup artist you want an artist that is flexible and reliable, someone that makes you feel comfortable and at ease about the big event you have coming up.
Also look for artists with a legitamate portfolio. When selecting someone to be apart of your big day or event you want to be assured that they can rise to the occasion.

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Q. Why does your work stand out from others who do what you do?

A. My passion, my drive, my dedication and ambition. My motto is "As long as the clients eyes sparkle when they see the final look, nothing else matters." I strive to please my clients. I don't just walk into a job prepared to do whatever looks I want. I make sure to take the time to understand exactly what it is my client wants and needs, then try my best to bring it to life.

Q. How did you decide to get in your line of work?

A. I was never into makeup while growing up so a lot of people are suprised by my current profession. I guess I'd have to say that one day is sort of just hit me! I started playing in cosmetics here and there and the more I played aorund the better I became. I love my job, especially the people I meet while doing it.

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