Recently relocated and a permanent resident of BC, Ciara Allen was born and raised in Dublin, Ireland where she had been working as a pro makeup artist & hair stylist for over a decade. During her time in Europe, Ciara split her time working in both London and Dublin, specializing in all areas of fashion, beauty and commercial makeup. Her eye for detail and style of both clean and perfectly executed makeup has been her signature as well as made her a top choice among photographers and fashion clients.
Ciara’s work has been published in magazines such as; The Hollywood Reporter, Irish Tatler, Image Magazine, Plaza Magazine, NK Stil Magazine, Volt and You Magazine to name a few. With clients including; Universal Music, Sky TV, Facebook, Paul Smith, BBC, L’Oreal, Wella, H&M, Chanel, MAC Cosmetics, Erdem, Lidl and Primark.
Celebrity clients have included AC/DC, Def Leppard, Alexa Chung, Elaine Cassidy, and Amy Huberman.
Ciara Allen is also the author of the successful beauty book “How to Succeed in the Beauty Business”, which was released in October 2017. Since then it has been stocked in bookshelves in the UK and Ireland, available online at Amazon, the Book Depository & ebook and as well recently sold out at the prestigious IMATS in New York City.
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Ciara’s personal website: www.ciaraallen.net