Freelance Hair & Makeup



I am a freelance hair & Makeup artist and designer working in film, tv, theatre, editorial and commercial, specialising in vintage styling.  Film work has included Sherlock Holmes 2, 47 Ronin, viral adverts, such as the T-Mobile Royal Wedding spoof and skoda and a personal makeup artist to Oliver Stone.

I also worked as the Hair & Makeup Designer on the following projects that won these awards:

Until the River Runs Red 2011 BAFTA winner – Best Short Film.


La Boheme 2011 OLIVIER award – Best New Opera Production


— Qualifications —

Certificate in Hair and Makeup for Film, TV and Theatre [CBMA]

Nail Technician Diploma [The Beauty Academy]

Sarah Russell CV


— Testimonials —

“Sarah is an amazing make-up artist with a beautiful, uplifting aura… I LOVE working with this girl” -Serdar, Write This Down Productions

“Sarah has been one of the most exciting collaborators I have ever worked with!! She is a true talent and her passion and commitment show in her work … and excellent organizational skills. She is fun and very generous! She is the person you are looking for!!!” -Giulia, Costume Designer


— Contact Me —

If you are interested in my services for your film, theatre production or other project please contact me, via the form below, with the details and dates and I will get back to you as soon as possible.