Maureen has been a makeup artist in the fashion industry for over two decades. With her professionalism and easy going personality she has successfully moved from Chicago to New York and is now bi-coastal based in Los Angeles.
Maureen has experience in many facets of both the fashion and beauty industries. She has worked with celebrities such as Cameron Diaz, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Pamela Anderson and Leanne Womack. Maureen has lent her expertise as key makeup artist to lead teams through music videos and commercials with the likes of the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Smashing Pumpkins, Heidi Klum and Michael Jordan. Working with directors Dayton Faris allowed her to go on to work with band’s live performances at the Grammy’s, VH1 and MTV awards recognizing some of their award winning videos. Other directors include Joel Schumacher, Samuel Bayer and Bob Giraldi to name a few. Additional television credits include SNL and David Letterman. Some of her Fashion clients include magazines: Marie Claire, Allure, Glamour, Shape, Angeleno and Hamptons.
Some advertising clients are Target, Gatorade, Nike, LL Bean and Macy’s. She has been on crews with such photographer’s as David La Chappelle, Rick Thomas, Lisa Loftus, Neal Barr, Steve Erle, Didier Gault, Roger Neves, Norman Jean Roy, and Victor Skrebneski. Also, her career has lead her to public speaking on and off camera from launching cosmetic lines for Vidal Sassoon and Matrix as well as a line of her own.
Maureen specializes in enhancing the natural beauty of an individual so they look and feel special without being overly made up. Less really is more.