Sara Austin is a professional hairstylist, barber, makeup and prosthetics artist, with over 11 years experience. Having a varied career in areas such as film, television, theatre, entertainment, corporate, and photographic. She is a highly creative and organised person, and can turn her skills to a varied projects. The last 7 years Sara has mostly worked in period drama and film, specialising in wig styling and maintenance and continues to regularly work in light entertainment, news and sports shows. Sara still maintains the importance of developing all skill areas and continues to train and learn more and more. She has successfully taken on head of department, designer and supervising roles for film and TV projects and is a great asset to any team. A calm, approachable and hardworking individual.

 

Contact details


Email
sara@saraaustin.co.uk

Mobile
07791 675 033

Qualifications

NVQ 2 in Mens barbering
Airbrush Makeup – Gilly Popham
1st Degree Honors in Model Design SFX
Individual Eyelash Extensions
Business and Event Management Certification

Workshops

Pro Period hair intensive course - Aldo Signoretti - CMS
Medieval hair styling – NASMAH, Stephanie Kaye
18th and 19th Century hairstyling - Lou Shepherd - CMS
Marcel waving course with – Julio Parodi - CMS
Mens period barbering – Jeanette Redmond - NASMAH
Period Hair and Wig Styling course – Stephanie Kaye - NASMAH
Bald Capping - Stuart Bray - CMS
Retro hair styling with Michael Cimino
Ethnic skin tones with David Arbid from Makeup Forever
Prosthetic make-up application and make-up artistry
with John Woodbridge and Nick Davis


TV Series

The One - Hair and makeup daily
Bridgerton - Hair and makeup artist
Cursed - Hair and makeup daily
Harlots S3 - Hair and makeup up personal
The Watchmen - Hair and makeup daily
The Crown S1,2,3 - hair and makeup daily
Class Dissmissed CBBC (S4) - Hair and makeup supervisor
Flunked CBBC pilot – Hair and makeup supervisor
Hanna S1, Amazon Prime – Personal hair and makeup to lead
The Spanish Princess S1 – hair and makeup daily
Harlots (S2)-hair and makeup artist
Vanity Fair - hair and makeup daily
Howard's End - Hair and makeup daily
Killing Eve S1 - hair and makeup daily
Class Dismissed CBBC (S3) - Hair and Makeup supervisor
Harlots (S1) - Hair and Makeup artist- personal to lead actress
Hard Sun - Hair and Make up daily
Taboo - Hair and makeup daily
Us and Them (GOLD) - Hair and Makeup Daily
The Last Weekend (ITV) - Hair and make up Artist Daily & SFX Artist

TV

The Fast Show 25 year reunion - Hair and makeup artist
The fifth wedding - Comic relief spin off - Hair and makeup artist
Mariah Carey Biopic – Hair and makeup Supervisor
Trust - hair and makeup daily
Celebrity Chase (2017-18 episodes) - Hair and Make up artist
The Sound of Music Live - Hair and makeup artist
The Berries – pilot for ITV – Hair and Makeup Daily
Premier League TV 2010 - present (IMG) Hair & Makeup artist , inc:
Premier League Today,
PL news,
Fanzone,
Kick Off,
Match Day Live,
EFL,
UFC,
Game of Two Halves

Sky News 2012 - present (BskyB) Hair & Makeup artist
Sky Sports News 2012 - present (BskyB) Hair & Makeup artist, inc:
Goals on Sunday,
Sunday Supplement,
Soccer Saturday,
NFL,
Saturday Night Football,
Champions League,
Spanish Football,
The Rugby League,
The Golf Show,
Sky Poker

Wimbledon Tennis (Ch-7) - Hair & Make up artist

Film

1917 - Hair and makeup daily
Bohemian Rapsody - Hair and makeup daily
Christopher Robin - Hair and makeup daily
London Town - Hair and Makeup Daily
FAN (Bollywood Film) - Hair and Makeup daily (UK Unit)
The Invasion (pilot) - Hair and Makeup Designer
Scar Tissue - Make up Supervisor
Fossil - Make up Designer
Honey Trap - Hair and makeup daily
Mary Mary - Prosthetics Makeup Artist
Jab Tak Hai Jaan: (Bollywood) - Hair and Makeup Daily (UK Unit)
Love at first Sight - Hair and Make up assistant
The Journey - Hair and Make up Artist
Dark Side of the Earth (pilot) - Hair and Make up artist

Commercial

Ol Del Paso viral - hair and make up artist
Experian Credit Viral - Hair and makeup artist
YouTube Viral - Hair and makeup assistant
Percol Coffee - Hair and Makeup designer
Monstermind commercial - Hair and make up artist
Andrex Advertisement - Make up Assistant

Music Video

Curse of Lono, He takes my place - Hair and makeup artist
Frank Turner - Hair and makeup artist
Veronika Vesper - Hair and makeup artist
Bondage For Freedom - Makeup artist
Robyn and Royksopp - Sculptor
McFly ‘Lies’ Music Video - Make up artist

Theatre

West End Unites charity show - Personal hair and makeup artist
Primrose Hill Ladies Club - Hair and Make up advisor
The Way of the World - Hair and Make up Designer
Kings Theatre – Cinderella 2011 - Make up and Wardrobe
Aladdin 2009 - Make up and Wardrobe
Jack and the Beanstalk 2010 - Make up and Wardrobe
Snow White and the Seven Dwarves - Make up and Wardrobe

Photography

Ralph Pink Patterns - Hair and makeup artist
Frank Herholdt - Hair and Make up artist
aMUSE Magazine - Bip Ling - Makeup Artist
aMUSE magazine - Sadie Frost - Make up Artist
Jessica Fox Photoshoot with Clear Vision Imagery – Cat Bradley
OK! Magazine – McFly - Hair and Make up Artist

Miscellaneous

Stokesay Court WWI Centenery event (1915) - Hair Stylist
UK film School - SFX make up workshops
Secret Cinema – Back to the Future - 1950’s Hair Stylist
Secret Cinema – Miller's Crossing - 1930’s Hair Stylist back stage
Vintage events 2011 -2012 - 1930’s -1960’s vintage hair and makeup