New York City
Bridie Coughlan is a New York City based makeup artist. She has worked professionally for almost 10 years freelancing for events, print and films such as Matthew Barney's River of Fundament. She has also worked in fashion including her recent role as lead hair and makeup artist for Ty Hunter's debut collection for Reflex Label. She is the resident MUA at Rex Lott Photography and she serves as the Dean of Cosmetology at Miss Vera's Academy where she works with male to female cross dressers. She also teaches makeup workshops and is available for private instructional consultations.
Growing up in an artistic family, Bridie was always encouraged to look for beauty in everything. As a makeup artist, she continues to find inspiration through the diversity and individuality of each face she encounters. She sees makeup as wearable art and loves to experiment with the unlimited range of looks from glowing natural to off-the-wall editorial.