Charlotte Hunter is a professional makeup artist and licensed esthetician based in Ithaca, New York. She is a graduate of the Masters Make-up Artistry Program at the ACCSC accredited Make-up Designory in New York City and Paul Mitchell the School Pasadena's Skin Care program.
Charlotte’s start in beauty began with her education at the Make-up Designory, where she worked with professional NYC photographers and some of the top modeling agencies in the city, including Major Models and Wilhelmina Models. This hands on experience with clients made it clear to Charlotte that she was meant to work alongside guests to enhance their natural beauty and encourage self-care.
With a focus in skincare and client education, Charlotte enjoys working with individuals as they learn about their skin and discover routines that work with their lifestyle. Whether she is in the facial room with clients, applying wedding makeup, or working with special effects on set, Charlotte thrives in a hands-on, creative, and challenging environment.
A wedding is a memorable day, and Charlotte knows that your appearance, confidence, and preparation are part of those memories. She works alongside clients to ensure their makeup fits their aesthetic and makes them look and feel their best. With a light hand and keen eye Charlotte seamlessly matches skin tones and enhances each client's natural beauty, leaving you feeling like an elevated version of yourself.
With her arsenal of skills she can emphasize the natural beauty of her clients whether you are attending an event, taking professional photographs, or just want to get dolled up for a night out. Seeing not only the physical transformations of her clients, but the mental and emotional ones as well, are the most rewarding aspects of beauty makeup.
Staying up to date with current trends in fashion, film, and the design world as a whole allows Charlotte to design and execute fashion and avant-garde makeups that are modern and bold.
Special Effects Makeup
Makeup is a great way to add a touch of glamour to your day, but it can be overwhelming if you don't know where to start. Whether you are looking for a complete overhaul of your routine or just want to refresh your current look, makeup lessons are a great way to master a go-to look.
Great makeup is built on a foundation of great skincare. Charlotte's education in esthetics allows her to seamlessly combine these two worlds to ensure the best possible application. Charlotte offers customized facial services, full body waxing, classic lash extensions, lash lifts, brow and lash tinting, and spray tans. So whether you are preparing for your wedding day, headed off on vacation, or just in need of some self-care Charlotte can find the service that is right for you.
Through the use of numerous techniques, Charlotte creates believable script-based special makeup effects. Whether it is designing a realistic injury for a film, creating a full creature character, or going all out for Halloween, Charlotte thrives working to add an extra level of reality to her makeups.