Valentina Costa is full time international makeup artist whose designs and applications contribute to creations in the realms of beauty, fashion, character and FX. Her work has been featured in production and print work as well as live performances. Since 2009, she has collaborated with agencies and corporates, and caters to clients for special occasions and bridal parties.

She has lead teams, keyed events, and worked as part of a team for clients from kids to worldwide known personalities. Valentina is a regularly published artist: her work appears in fashion and jewelry campaigns, London, Paris and Miami fashion weeks, commercials, music videos, as well as television and feature films. Among her clients are some of today’s biggest companies and networks: WWE, Telemundo, Universal Studios, WBFF, MTV, L’Oréal, United States Department of Defense, Canon, Full Sail University, Warped Tour as well as a variety of others.

Her vocation and priority is guaranteeing pristine results and a celebrity experience from beginning to the end by merging know-how, research, trends, spirit of reinvention with innovative, HD, organic products. Versed in conventional and airbrush makeup and painting.

Knowledgeable in the application of silicone, latex, gelatin, and foam prosthetics and coloring with water, alcohol, silicone, silicone pigs, psycho, PAX paint for production and emergency simulation exercises. Experienced as a lab technician running silicone prosthetics for Moulage Sciences and Trainings.

Licensed  esthetician and makeup artist in the United States of America, trained and certified in Europe with AOFM, Bobbi Brown Cosmetics Pro Team, and Beauty by Kiran with focus on Bridal – including henna painting -, and beauty. As a beauty consultant in London, she’s worked with the most prestigious skincare and cosmetic brands in the most renowned department stores of the city, such as Harrods,  where she was requested for cosmetic launches and special events.

Educator at Full Sail University, Valentina works in the Film Science Bachelor Program for the Makeup for Motion Pictures class. With focus on her students, she creates educational content, shares hands-on set experience, trains and coordinates teams and organizes extra-curriculum opportunities. Although the class has a main focus in makeup, it also incorporates other components such as: script breakdown, management of teams, time management, budget planning, continuity, confidentiality, lookbook, job book, strips, calendar, sides, contracts, invoices.

Ranked finalist at The Makeup Show (2013) and awarded with Full Sail PROPS award, you will encounter an enthusiastic, organized, clean professional. Delighted to work in the field of her passion and humbled to have fantastic opportunities and he most wonderful clients at all times.

Currently focusing on work in Orlando and Miami (FL) and Atlanta (GA); active worldwide. American and European work permit. Multilingual: English, Italian, Spanish.

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