makeup artist ~ beauty expert ~ spokesperson
Amanda Christan has worked as a makeup artist in the beauty and fashion industry for over 18 years in New York. She is a well- known beauty expert and her work has appeared in leading fashion magazines like Harper's Bazaar, New York Magazine and Rolling Stone. Her makeup has also been seen on the runways of New York fashion week. Her celebrity clients have included Sarah Jessica Parker, Natalie Portman, Sharon Stone and Isabella Rossellini, to name a few. Her work has also taken her to the Grammy Awards, working with musicians Sheryl Crow, Fiona Apple and Joan Baez. Amanda Christan has been the spokesperson for major cosmetic companies in America including Max Factor and Bourjois. She has made national television appearances and press events with top beauty editors. Through her art and love of makeup, she has worked to create a space where all women can feel beautiful in their own skin. Amanda Christan brings a positive energy to all the women she works with to promote a feeling of beauty and peace within.
Amanda's approach to make-up is simple, wear want you love and experiment with color. She uses vibrant color in different ways that one might not expect like a Gold shimmer eyeshadow with a light lilac kind of lip or try a mix of peachy orange eyeshadow with a super nude matte lip. It’s all about a modern look that can also work in the real world. All the models love to see Amanda on their shoots because of her beautiful make-up and good energy. She starts each Make-up application with an aromatherapy face and neck massage to relax the models and create a beautiful canvas to start with. Amanda brings more to a shoot than just Make-up. For her it's about making people feel good and comfortable with their own unique beauty. Amanda has worked in the fashion and beauty industry for over 15 years. Doing make-up for editorial and advertising bookings. A well known beauty expert and creator of original make-up artistry and concepts.
Featured in Modern Luxury Manhattan Edition 2017
Focused on organic skincare and nontoxic cosmetics, Amanda Christian Burran believes beauty is inextricably tied to well-being. Her clients, such as Sarah Jessica Parker and Natalie Portman., agree. "My vision is natural but powerful, like mixing a smoky eye with a pale pink lip," she says. "I adore a sheer foundation that lets the skin shine through."