"Christa is a highly acclaimed makeup artist and versatile Makeup and Hair Designer with over 30 years of experience. Her talent has earned her a reputation in the industry, including an Emmy nomination for her work on the miniseries 'Roots', solidifying her status as one of the best in the business.
With an impressive portfolio that includes a diverse range of projects, Christa has proven her expertise across various genres. Her exceptional skills in creating period looks have been showcased in renowned productions such as 'The Bible', 'History of the World', and 'Gettysburg'. Additionally, Christa's versatility is evident in her work on modern and science fiction titles like 'The Kissing Booth', 'Bloodshot', and 'Raised by Wolves'
She excels in both makeup and hairstyling and is especially known for crafting intricate wigs and perfecting realistic facial hair, she also possesses a deep understanding of special effects and prosthetics.
Her realistic style of designing, combined with her adaptability in collaborating with directors, allows her to bring forth the director's vision while infusing her own artistic flair.
Beyond her incredible talent, Christa's global experience sets her apart. Having worked in various countries such as Morocco, England, Italy, Russia, and Cambodia, she embraces different cultures and aesthetics, adding a unique perspective to her work. Furthermore, her expertise in managing teams of up to 20 artists demonstrates her exceptional leadership skills and ability to foster collaboration.
Throughout her illustrious career, Christa has proven time and again that she is a force to be reckoned with in the makeup industry. With her immeasurable talent, steadfast commitment, and boundless creativity, she breathes life into characters, transports audiences to different eras, leaves a profound impact on every production she contributes to. ”