Samara Nilsson is an original creative with a business mind and her talents spread industry wide. With her quirky sense of humour and a wide background in fashion, beauty editorial, body art and makeup for television, Samara brings a new element to her projects.
Diploma qualified, Samara has been working in the makeup industry for five years and during that time has looked after celebrities such as Lady Antebellum for CMC Rocks, Karise Eden (Winner 2013 The Voice) for her Current Affair segment and Sam Frost on the set of the The Bachelorette.
Her work for television experience includes working as part of the local team for television shows Embarrassing Bodies and The Bachelorette and in 2014 she spent months away working solely on a horror film.
Other career highlights Include:
Winner 2013 Face 2 Face Makeup Awards Film & Fantasy Heat.
Head Makeup Artist - QT Fashion Week 2014.
Beauty publications include: Yen Magazine, Moustache Magazine, White Magazine, Ellements Magazine, The Courier Mail, Mx, Like a Lion Magazine, Mission Beautiful Australia, M.o.M.S, Queensland Wedding & Bride, Gold Coast Buletin, and GC Mag.
Companies written for include: Johnny Walker Blue Label, Bondi Sands, Rekorderlig, Brisbane Festival, Heart of Gold, Makeup Weapons and Beer In Cider Festival.
Although based in Brisbane, Samara has travelled for jobs as far as Cancun in Mexico, Wisconsen in The United States and here in Australia to Cairns, please just enquire about her travel fees.
Outside of writing and makeup artistry, Samara also runs Boss Beauty Business, a beauty bar and events company.