PROFESSIONAL MAKEUP ARTIST
Banff - Canmore - Lake Louise
Your face is my canvas
Hi, I'm Linda Sahoo
Linda is a leading professional freelance make-up artist currently based out of Canmore, Alberta, Canada. Primarily specializes in beauty (wedding, bridal), portrait, editorial and minor commercial work. She has over 15 years of international experience, backed up with professional certification from Dubai (Benton Makeup Centre) and Calgary (NIIMD, Numa International Makeup School).
Her work has been featured on numerous fashion and wedding blogs, as well as in TV commercials and promotional materials (e.g. Samsung, Lululemon, TED, Marriott and Delta Hotels), expositions and magazines. She has also worked with many Canadian national artists at the Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity.
Trained by the Emmy Award-Winning NY based Makeup Artist, Kevin James Bennett, is a member of Alberta Accredited Makeup Artist group, IMATS attendee, and a pro makeup artist member of numerous cosmetic brands such as Mac Pro, Temptu Pro, Mehron Pro and Graftobian.
Her knowledge and expertise in the field goes beyond the usual cosmetic application only, as she has a deep interest in the history and development of makeup through different eras, developed knowledge of skin conditions and skincare (which serve as a base for makeup); as well exceptional talent in color theory and creating custom color palettes for her clientele to make anyone look their absolute best. She is also trained in multimedia makeup, global skin tones, and ethnicities.
Linda's experience, talent, passion, and skills are very much in demand. Impeccable service, integrity, and professional results are what she prides herself with. Experienced in working with mature and young people, female or male- nobody will leave disappointed. She can recreate any look you have in mind for your special occasion, photoshoot event, commercial, editorial shoot, or wedding, and create a custom look just for you.
Remember that beauty begins within you, makeup just enhances it!
Linda J Sahoo
Professional Quality Makeup