We're getting excited for the launch of the Fenwick Bracknell Beauty Hall - so are bringing you a behind the scenes exclusive interview with one of the Charlotte Tilbury lead make-up artists, Christine Anderson.
Find out some of Christine's tips and tricks below and why she loves Charlotte Tilbury so much, and don't forget to visit the Fenwick Bracknell Beauty Hall on Thursday 7th September and discover the Charlotte Tilbury collection.
As one of Charlotte’s lead artist’s, Christine Anderson has had the opportunity to work behind the scenes on campaign shoots, red carpet events, fashion weeks and supporting across North America, and Europe for brand launches and masterclasses. Over the course of Christine’s time at Charlotte Tilbury, Christine has worked with some of the world’s most beautiful women including, Amal Clooney, Alice Temperley, Suki Waterhouse, Emma Louise Connolly, Courtney Love, Elizabeth Chambers, Chloe Pirrie and Amanda Byram.
What was your route into make-up?
My passion for makeup evolved through my love of dance and the exhilarating life backstage. After suffering an injury I went off in pursuit of a new dream and trained at Glauca Rossi School of Makeup in London.
You are Charlotte Tilbury’s makeup assistant - what attracted you to the brand?
Charlotte! She’s the queen of makeup. I have always been obsessed with her work from the creative brilliance of her editorials to the dreamy, glamourous, but never over done celebrity faces.
What are the key beauty looks for AW17?
Imperfect lips – Charlotte Tilbury’s stained lips at Ulyana Sergeenko, Val Garland’s “snogged” lips for Preen Heavy liner – seen at Chloe (by Aaron de Mey), Versace & Fenty (Pat McGrath) Glow – it never gets old! – CT for Ulyana Sergeenko, Christopher Kane, Phillip Lim
What inspires you to create your make-up looks?
I’m inspired greatly by Charlotte, looks from fashion weeks, magazine editorials, art, fashion, nature.
What is the one Charlotte Tilbury product you could not live without?
I need them all! But definitely Legendary Brows.
Name your top 3 beauty products that every woman should carry in her handbag?
Filmstar Bronze & Glow, Mascara, Lipstsick.
What’s your one hero makeup application tip that everyone should adopt?
Use the brow compass and feathery strokes in the direction the hair grows for a natural groomed brow!
What does your own personal make-up/skincare routine comprise of?
Multi- Miracle glow, Magic Cream, Eye Rescue, Wonderglow, Light Wonder, Retoucher, Legendary Brows, Bronzed Garnet, Audrey, Lash Curlers, Full Fat Lashes, Filmstar Bronze & Glow, Iconic Nude and Walk of Shame as a stain.