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Farida Ghwedar professional hair and makeup artist for film, TV and weddings

I am a professional freelance hair and makeup artist trained at Oscar and Bafta award winning Christine Blundell's Makeup Academy (CBMA). I have diverse experience in the industry including feature films, theatre, fashion, editorial, commercials, prosthetics, events and weddings.

Alongside my freelance work I have designed hair & makeup for Future Cinema and Secret Cinema's large scale immersive film events. In this role I oversee teams of hair & makeup artists as well as teaching performers and managing budgets and stock. I have also headed teams for private members clubs exclusive events, WBFF and London Fashion Week among others.

My freelance work includes:

Feature Film (Crowd Dailies)

Trance (2013), Gambit (2012), John Carter (2012), The Ninth Cloud(2012), Sherlock Holmes: Book of Shadows(2011), London Boulevard(2010), Sherlock Holmes (2009), The Boat That Rocked (2009).

Music Videos

Depeche Mode: Fragile Tension, Timo Mass feat. Brian Molko:College 84, The Magic Numbers: Why Did You Call

Clients include:

Psychologies Magazine, Hermes, Virgin Media, CBS, Sky 1 AND BBC.

For my full CV please visit my linkedin profile >


I cover the London, Dorset & Hampshire regions, please enquire for other areas.

Tel: 07921833919

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