MASTER MAKEUP & HAIR ARTISTÉ
Growing up in Vancouver, Vanessa Parto displayed a strong creative flair for art and and self expression. Having a natural knack for aesthetics, she soon realized her talent needed to be more than just a hobby.
In 2006, Vanessa graduated from the world renowned Blanche Macdonald in Freelance Makeup Artistry, and in 2011, added ‘Hair Stylist’ to her resume, graduating from John Casablancas. She continued her education that led her to be a beauty consultant at Laura Mercier, M.A.C. Cosmetics, and Bobbi Brown to just name a few. In January 2015, Vanessa attended the famous Mario Dedivanovic Master Class in NYC.
Her range of diverse talent ranges from bridal makeup and hair to editorial fashion prints. There is no medium that she has yet to conquer. Her artistry has been featured in local and international front covers such as Fresh magazine, TV Week, and Livid NYC magazine. Vanessa has also been featured in editorial spreads for Darpan, Wedding Luxe Magazine, and Glassbook.
Working with local music artists such as Tiffany Desrosiers, Paige Morgan, and Mary Zilba, she prepares clients to be in front of a lense, camera ready. Vanessa’s most recent client, Ivanka Trump, prepared her for the Trump International Hotel Vancouver campaign.
Her undeniable talent and lengthy resume has landed her as a 2014 finalist for Contessa Makeup Artist of the year and has brought her across the world for wedding destinations in Mexico and the Caribbean. Her commanding professionalism and soft demeanor paired with her wild creativity, makes her one of the best in the business.
Now as the acting CEO, Vanessa surrounds herself with other renowned artistes that have a clear vision in mind and to reveal the best in every one.