Known for her innovative approach to beauty, international makeup artist Gina Kane is recognised for the diversity of her beauty looks, the flawless quality of her skin finish and the committed and creative mood with which she approaches her work.
A Manchester native, Gina moved to London and fast became a name to know – building her portfolio editorially as both a makeup and body artist, working across a mix of mediums and styles. Her work is driven by a love of colour… of artistry itself and the ephemeral drama of image making.
Firmly involved in the creative process on every project, Gina works to create concepts and mood boards, starting at the literal drawing board to help define her vision .
She has produced editorial work for Vogue,Harpers Bazaar, I-D ,Numero, Madame Figaro , Elle, Vanity Fair, L’Officiel, Nylon, J'alouse, Wallpaper ,Wonderland, GQ, Muse, Marie Claire ,Tatler, Paper Magazine ,Stella while her client list includes Chanel, Burberry, Giorgio Armani, McQueen, Givenchy, Chopard, Swarovski, Rimmel, Dove, L’Oreal, Avon, House of Fraser Beauty, Liberty Beauty, Harrods ,Harvey Nichols, Blink Brow bar, Elemis.
Gina has a long-standing relationship with Chanel as a Guest Professor and Make-up Expert and also works closely with Burberry on photo shoots, shows and VIP events.
In 2011 Gina was approached to collaborate with photgrapher Solve Sundesbo to create the manequins for the cult book Savage Beauty for the exhibition held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art ,New York.
Gina has become increasingly popular with celebrity clients, Gwyneth Paltrow, Kate Hudson, Sienna Miller, Elle Fanning, Victoria Beckham , Rita Ora, Lily Allen, Lily James, Helen Mc Crory, Yoko Ono ,Jenna Coleman, Cara Delevingne , David Beckham ,Clive Owen ,Keeley Hawes and for his solo career Robbie Williams.
A master of invention, Gina’s trademark is her ability to adapt and think in fresh, new ways.
In 2017 Gina was appointed Beauty Director at PIBE Magazine.