VANESSA MOATES BIO Ever since she was a child, Vanessa Moates has been inspired by the beauty around her. She’s always had an innate ability to see beauty in people that they often don’t see in themselves. This keen esthetic of hers, led her to become a makeup artist. Vanessa has been working as a hair and makeup artist for four years specializing in film, television and print. Working on different media sets has helped her learn the multiple uses of makeup application and diversify her creativity. She makes sure to learn something new from every shoot she works on in order to continue growing and developing in her art. Vanessa prides herself not only on her artistry, but also in her ability to listen and communicate with her clients, her ability to work as a team member, and execute problem solving skills. As a makeup artist, Vanessa believes that bringing out her clients’ best features in a natural and complimentary way is essential. She also always focuses on skin and how she can make it look its best. Vanessa believes that when we wear makeup it should enhance who we are, not make us look like someone else. Maintaining the integrity of her clients’ skin and features are very important to her. She strives for her clients to feel comfortable and confident in their makeup.