”Gone are the days of heavily winged-out eyeliner and strong ’80s contouring, so popular in earlier years’’

Vanessa has over twenty years of experience in the professional make-up industry in Canada and the UK. She is a certified freelance make-up artist who has worked extensively for Bobbi Brown and has trained with Laura MercierKevin Aucoin and other leading brands, including Clarins, Estée Lauder and Prescriptives. 

Vanessa has undertaken advanced training at BAMM (Bath Academy of Media Make-up) and with the famous Charles H Fox, where she specialised in camouflage make-up.

Bridal make-up is her passion and she also has a keen focus on work in commercials, magazines, fashion and studios.

Vanessa’s signature ‘No Make-up Look (a look that is difficult to achieve) is fresh, flawless and perfectly natural. This modern look will enhance your natural beauty and make you look and feel your very best.

As a qualified beauty therapist and aesthetician she can also advise on the latest products, skin care techniques, leading salons and cosmetic doctors.

With her camouflage make-up experience, Vanessa has volunteered for Changing Faces, a UK charity that does excellent work to support people living with conditions, marks or scars that affect their appearance.

Vanessa works mainly in Bath, Somerset and Wiltshire.