With 25 years experience in fashion, editorial, commercial, television and bridal makeup, Karen Bowen is one of the makeup industry’s premier professionals. Having worked in London, Paris and throughout Scotland she has transformed many faces from fashion models to celebrities and bridal parties. Karen has built a successful career on her reputation and ability to form strong business relationships with clients.
She has taught fashion and photographic makeup at VTCT standard to makeup artist students. Her work has appeared in many editorials such as Hair and Beauty, Essentials, Top Sante, Spectrum for Scotland on Sunday, The Best Scottish Weddings and The Scottish Wedding Directory. Karen has designed makeup for L’Oreal and Wella for hair shows, seminars and photo shoots. She has worked for many top award winning salons such as Vidal Sassoon, Trevor Sorbie, Cheynes, Dom Migele, Alison Stewart and many more.
Karen is lead tutor for GlamCandy’s Fife Make Up School having taught numerous students cutting edge make up techniques and application skills in both St Andrews and now in the new location of Kirkcaldy. Karen is also tutor for the GlamCandy demo classes and workshops which will be running out of the Fife location at the end of the year.
With this wealth of knowledge and experience discover the difference a top makeup artist can make.