Samantha Carter, a makeup artist in Johannesburg was born in Ireland, and raised in Cape Town, she turned a small town vision of creativity into an art of excellence and continues to create masterpieces out of every facial canvas she paints, with multiple fields of experience to help define her craft even further.
Samantha Carter began her makeup journey 14 years ago at the Face to Face makeup academy in Johannesburg and has had the privilege of working across various prestigious portfolios such as Pringle of Scotland, MNET, Miss South Africa, SAFTA’s and Proestraat, as well as working on award-winning work for Crimes Uncovered – a project very close to her heart.
From an international perspective, Samantha has had many key career-defining moments such as makeup work for musicians such as Annie Lenox, Corrine Bailey Rae and John Legend. She also has a passion for local and has crafted work for South Africans such as Miriam Makeba, Chris Chameleon, Karen Zoid, Jack Parow, Kurt Darren, Robbie Wessels and the legendary Nelson Mandela to name a few. Every opportunity granted has defined key moments in her career, helping her to grow her passions and identify core strengths in her areas of expertise.
In order to expand her field, Samantha has worked with sporting heroes such as David Beckham, Didier Drogba, Lucas Radebe, Paul Collingwood, Graeme Smith, Victor Mattfield and Dan Carter. Samantha gives every job her all; she’s worked tirelessly to ensure every job is executed in the most professional fashion and always aims for perfection.
Her passion shines through her craft, and each masterpiece she completes is a true testament to her talent. Over the years, this very talent has been honed and perfected, evident across the multitude of personalities she has worked on.
Ultimately, what all this experience has led to is a well-crafted artistry in the bridal space to deliver flawless makeup on the road to the next chapter in your life’s’ journey.
“Beneath the makeup and behind the smile I’m just a girl who wishes for the world – Marilyn Monroe”
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