Lauryn Hopwood

Lauryn is a freelance make up/hair artist in the Fashion and Production industries specializing in disruptive beauty and special FX make up. She has been formally trained at the Makeup Designory School in New York, but is now based in Toronto. Lauryn’s most recent work with Canadian singer/songwriters; Dallas Green(City and Colour) , Hayley Gene Penner, Jadea Kelly, Scarlett Jane, DVBBS, Neverest, TheBeachesBand and BELLY can be found here on her blog.

She has assisted and observed Julie Cusson, the National Make Up Artist for CHANEL Canada, as well as renowned celebrity and fashion photographer Barry Harris, where she learned the complex and fast paced behind-the-scenes make up and design operations of professional shoots.

Lauryn has also worked with high end branded beauty MAC and DIOR. Her work has been published internationally by MOD Magazine, Ellements Magazine, PLAID Magazine, FrontRow Mag, HUSH Vancouver, and WhatsUpOcala Magazine. Her featured work online includes, MTVFora for MAC Fashion Cares 25, and official MUA for HitTheMark, a popular photo journal documenting Toronto’s top models. She has also worked with production companies and networks; The NE, Rosemary Films, Arts and Rec and Much Music Canada, and directors; Michael Maxxis, RT! And Marc Andre Debruyne.