Vanessa has fifteen years’ experience in teaching, as well as having a vast experience within a range of sectors in the make-up industry. She spent six years as the Lead Artist at the London Peacock Theatre, and now writes articles for various wedding magazines, freelance bridal make-up work and working alongside a well-known portrait photographer outside of her teaching role at The Beauty Academy. She has also gained experience working on the counters of premium brands including Chanel, Gurlain and Sisley, allowing her to be involved with a range of aspects in the make-up industry. Vanessa has been working with The Beauty Academy for many years now, teaching in London Kings Cross, and is extremely passionate about what she does.
“I feel it’s important to keep my knowledge of the make-up industry current to maintain relevance in what I teach as I love what I do.”
Qualified at VTCT Level 2 in Beauty Therapy
VTCT Level 3 in Make Up
VTCT Level 2 in Special Occasion Hair & Hairdressing
Delamar Academy Make Up Diploma
Qualified in Nail Technology & Airbase Airbrush Make-Up.
PTTLS Level 4 in Teaching
A1 Assessors Award
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“I absolutely love teaching media and special effects make-up; there is so much scope to express your creativity and individualism through your work and it is extremely rewarding to see.”