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Samantha has established herself in the beauty, fashion and entertainment industry as a passionate and skilled makeup artist. She is well trained and experienced working in print, television, new media and live productions for fashion, celebrity and advertising clients. Sam is most sought after for her corrective work with problematic skin and versatile techniques with different complexions and textures. Her meticulous attention to detail and flawless execution are evident in all mediums of her work.
Her makeup journey began 15 years ago in New York City, apprenticing under legendary artists Fulvia Farolfi, Tom Pecheux, and Gucci Westman, respectively. Along with her wide ranging editorial and commercial clients, Samantha spent the last seven years working mostly in television. Sam was key makeup artist to host Stacy London for both TLC’s What Not to Wear (2010-13) and Love Lust or Run (2014-16), key and department head of makeup for three seasons; overseeing the makeovers of 100+ contributors. She continues to collaborate with Stacy London on various talk shows, live TV, and commercials.
Samantha has maintained a successful career by combining the love for her craft with the ability to adapt to the different needs and specific visions of each client. After almost 20 years of working in NYC, she is excited to return to her Southern roots and work more with film and television productions. In 2017, Sam relocated to the Greater Atlanta area with her two pups.
Samantha splits her time between Atlanta, GA & New York City.
First Aid Beauty
Good Morning America
Jessica Simpson Style
Love Lust or Run
Martha Stewart Living
Rachael Ray Show
The Today Show
What Not to Wear
Wendy Willilams Show