CLARISSA is a professional makeup artist & hair stylist based in Melbourne, Australia.
Her passion for makeup begun as a teenager where she discovered a love for makeup on stage as part of her high school productions. At the time, she did not consider that this could be an option as a profession.
15 years later, she felt the unwavering need to be in a career that is both creative & rewarding. Coming from a family of artists, it seems it was a career that was always meant to come to fruition. Not wanting to waste another moment feeling unfulfilled in life, she begun her Diploma of specialist Makeup.
Clarissa has been a working freelance artist for over 6 years now, accumulating an impressive folio of work in a short space of time. She has experience with commercial campaigns, online TV, photographic, events, special occasion & bridal . Her work has been published both nationally & internationally.
She has an insatiable thirst for knowledge, skill and understands the importance of continuous education in this ever changing, fast paced and evolving industry. Therefore, Clarissa seeks out the top educators across the world. She has developed her skills both in Australia as well as internationally taking her career to new heights at a rapid rate.
Clarissa prides herself on her ability to create the vision set by her clients and team around her, understanding both the details required as well as the bigger picture. Her dedication to her craft as well as her professionalism on every job, her talent, outgoing and supportive nature of her peers, makes her an asset to her clients and industry professionals.