About

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A fresh, modern approach to makeup application has seen Linda Collins emerge as a leading Irish makeup artist in high demand with brides, stylists and photographers. A graduate of English & Philosophy Linda later followed her creative instincts when she trained with Jemma Kidd Makeup Academy, London UK & later with Samantha Chapman & Nicola Haste at Pixiwoo Studios Norwich, UK.

Linda’s mission as a makeup artist is to create elegant, clean and above all else, flattering makeup looks. Classic beauty icons often inspire her to create makeup looks that are unmistakably modern.

Linda understands the skin and her signature is to keep it looking fresh and youthful so that it photographs beautifully. Her relaxed and friendly personality makes her popular with clients, who love to hear Linda’s down to earth beauty tips and makeup trivia.

Linda is married and lives in Douglas, near Cork City with her husband Mike and three daughters.

PUBLISHED

Linda’s makeup work has featured in many prestigious publications alongside some hugely talented photographers, blogs, stylists and creative personalities. Included are Weddings Unveiled Magazine, Vogue Italia, Confetti, Ireland’s Wedding Journal, Wedding Ideas Magazine UK, Best of the Best Professional Hair Awards, Pearl & Godiva – International Event Stylists featured on Vogue’s Ultimate Wedding Planner Master List, Austria’s Hochzeitguide, Wedding Sparrow, Christina Brosnan, Corbin Gurkin – voted top 10 US Wedding Photographers by Martha Stewart Weddings, Pia Clodi -Peaches and Mint Fine Art Film Photography – Vienna, Lisa Griffin – Dublin Fashion Photographer of the Year 2015, Kathriona Devereux TV presenter of RTE’s Consumer Show (bridal client 2012), Irish Singer Songwriter Gemma Hayes (bridal client 2014)