Shelley Pengilly's 'Persephone' Collection has to be one of the most fun and creative collections I've work on this year! Inspired by flowers and with a pastel pink and white colour scheme, it really felt like we spent 2 days in fantasy fairy tale wonderland creating these looks. Team: Photographer: Dan Thomas Creative Director: Ryo Love Hair: Shelley Pengilly and team including Becky Wardrop from Milk_Shake Hair. Makeup & Body Art: Roseanna Velin using Spectrum Collections.
Tonight I was feeling created and decided to create a makeup look inspired by pop art. Here is the final result using vegan makeup brand Sugarpill Cosmetics! #popartmakeup #andywarholmakeup #roylichtensteinmakeup #sincity #makeupartist #halloween #halloweenmakeup #facepaint #creative #wig #fancydress
I recently worked on this fashion editorial for Hedonist Magazine with photographer Charl Marais and Stylist Minna Attala. We created a series of looks which involved body paint progressing throughout the images. This was the last look, and the most dramatic too. It's my favourite image from the shoot. Model: Breiuc @ AMCK Models London. See Hedonist Magazine Issue 6 for full editorial. #bodypaint #bodypainting #hedonistmagazine #amck #editorial #creative #makeup #makeupartis
Do you have an icon, something or someone you draw particular inspiration from? When I first started, 5 years ago, I was working as an assistant to Neil Hughes and was heavily inspired by bodypainting and theatrical makeup. My influences were artists such as Carolyn Cowan and Nelly Recchia. In the last few years, I moved my focus into fashion makeup admiring works by Pat McGrath and Alex Box. Right now I am looking for new sources of inspiration to take my fashion makeup in a