Abigail McLaughlin

Abigail McLaughlin

As a dedicated, creative and fast learning Trainee Makeup Artist, I bring a unique blend of skills in makeup, special effects, prosthetics and hair styling. My background in dance and theatre has instilled a deep understanding of time management and teamwork. These attributes are essential in the fast paced and collaborative world of the makeup industry. I am passionate about continuously expanding my skills especially in the world of fashion, TV and film and delivering exceptional results in every project.

Work Experience

IMA The Crimson Field, Sony Europe, Pinewood Studios – December 2023
Period Drama & SFX (live brief)

Photoshoot for Private Client – November 2023
Makeup artist for a 1 day shoot

IMA Fashion Portfolio Shoot – October 2023
3 day shoot with professional photographer and models (live brief)


Iver Makeup Academy
Advance certificate in makeup and hair artistry , April 2023 – December 2023

Queen Anne’s
GCSEs : dance, art, history, maths, religion and ethnics, English, science

Years of Experience

  • Make-Up Less than a year
  • Hair Dressing Less than a year
  • SFX Less than a year
  • Prosthetics Less than a year
  • Barbering Less than a year
  • Wig Dressing Less than a year
  • Knotting Less than a year
  • Airbrushing Less than a year
  • Body Art Less than a year


  • IT Skills Proficient in the use of Microsoft, Apple, Google and PC’s, as well as efficient research ability
  • Areas can work in World wide
  • Driver License Full, clean license
  • References Liz Tagg - Tamsin Barbosa - Joceline Andrews - Christine Vidler -