Freelance Makeup + Hair Artist Shana Janelle Swain has had a love affair with the fashion and beauty industry since she can remember. With years of experience in the industry, her portfolio includes serving as makeup artist for a number of films, working as an artist for New York's Mercedes Benz Fashion Week, television work for the Associated Press, NBC4 Washington, BET, TV ONE,HBO and CNN,etc. and also with clients such as Rapper/Actress Eve, Grammy nominated singer Bilal, Ambassador Ron Kirk and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Anderson Cooper.
A graduate of the renowned Fashion Institute of Technology with a degree in Advertising and Marketing Communications, Shana Janelle specializes in editorial, lifestyle and contemporary film work. Her artistry has taken her on travels to New York, Los Angeles and Barbados.
Equipped with a diverse background and experience, Shana Janelle has a style and artistic talent that inspires her to bring out natural beauty no matter the gender, ethnicity or character portrayal. Whatever her responsibilities, be it celebrities, top political officials or the everyday person, Shana Janelle is adept at creating the right look and takes great pride in her work ethic.
In addition to her makeup artistry, Shana Janelle also serves as the DC Beauty Products Examiner, and offers her expertise via her beauty blog, Shana Janelle On… – www.shanajanelle.blogspot.com.