Caron Shanks is the Makeup Artist at DNA Hairdressing. She has over 22 years experience in the beauty industry, having started out at Searles Allenton Pharmacy when she was 18 years old. After taking time off to have her two daughters, Caron purchased a YOUNGBLOOD franchise in November 2010 and commenced working with DNA Hairdressing.
Caron has been trained in Almay, Max Factor, Revlon, Elizabeth Arden, Shiseido and YOUNGBLOOD Mineral Cosmetics and worked as a Counter Manager for both Revlon and Shiseido, achieving one of the Nation Wide Top Consultant Awards and Outstanding Achievement Award for Shiseido.
She has also been involved with the charity Look Good Feel Better as a volunteer for the past five years and has recently been appointed as a tutor for the workshops. Look Good Feel Better is a programme that supports women and teens with cancer by teaching them how to counter the cosmetic effects of cancer treatments.
Caron’s passion has always been in makeup. She gets great satisfaction from teaching her clients how to apply their makeup to maximize their best features.
Assisting the client achieve a polished and coordinated look weddings, balls and special occasions, Caron works alongside the hair stylists and will consider all aspects of the while presentation including dresses, flowers and accessories.
Caron has recently purchased a spray-tanning unit and is available to do spray tan application from her home. She uses Sunescape tanning solution , which is a popular natural organic product and comes in a variety of shades.
Caron is available in the DNA salon or on site (by negotiation) for the following events:
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