Christina Barria has been an established, professional make-up artist for over a decade. With the love of make-up at a young age, she perfected her artistry skills while living in London. She attended the London School of Beauty and Makeup and came back to the states with a passion to make beauty her career.
Christina believes that there is nothing more gratifying than being able to make a woman feel beautiful through makeup. She has built an extensive and loyal clientele over the years who seek out her eye for perfection: “When I first work with a client, it’s all about establishing that trust. The goal is always to make a client comfortable through our interactions. Having a clear and shared vision with a client for their desired look is something I always strive for. I truly love what I do and there is no better feeling than a happy client who feels beautiful!”
With a career spanning more than a decade, she has worked with hundreds of brides and specializes in Luxury Bridal Make-up. She continues to perfect her skills through constant trainings and involvement in the beauty industry.
Christina’s work has also been seen on the runway at NYFW for Oscar de la Renta, Kate Spade, Carmen Marc Valvo, Delpozo, Sophie Theallet, Juan Carlos Obando, Rosie Assouline, and Dorin Negrau. Christina’s work with clients has been featured in Variety Magazine, NJ Bride, Wedding Wire, The Knot and Style Me Pretty. She has worked for prestigious cosmetics brands such as MAC cosmetics and Warren Tricomi.
Christina currently works as a Freelance Make-up Artist based in New Jersey servicing the tri-state area. She is available for bridal, engagement shoots, maternity shoots, special events, proms, bar/bat mitzvahs, galas, red carpet, HDTV, commercial and editorial print, speaking engagements, and much more.