With over 27 years of experience in the beauty industry, Jane Richardson is a respected make-up artist who currently fulfills the role of Global Artistry Director for NARS Cosmetics.
Jane has cultivated an immense repertoire of experience in the beauty industry, and has contributed her polished technique to projects for television, runway fashion shows and fashion editorial. After training at London’s prestigious Delamar Academy of Makeup, Jane began her career as a television makeup artist, sharpening her creative talents at television networks such as ITV, Carlton TV and the BBC. During this time and since, her talents have earned her a multitude of notable clients including Kirsten Dunst, Kate Hudson, Tilda Swinton ,Taylor Schilling, Diane Kruger, Clemence Poesy, Laura Carmichael, Tessa Thompson, Ruth Wilson,Selah Marley, Christopher and Tammy Kane, Erdem, Erin O'Connor, Kristen McMenemy, & Laura Bailey.
In addition, Jane has also helped create fashion-forward looks on the runways for design houses such as Marc Jacobs, Alexander McQueen, Bouchra Jarrah , Rodarte, Christopher Kane, 3.1 Philip Lim, Derek Lam, Guo Pei, Exhibit, Self-Portrait, Naeem Kahn, Thakoon, Erdem, JW Anderson, Marchesa, Alexander Wang, Helmut Lang, Maticevski,Tanya Taylor, Timo Weiland, Rag & Bone, Toga, Acne, Hamish Morrow, Maria Grachvogel, Victor de Souza, House Of Waris, Creatures of the Wind, Carmen Marc Valvo, Roland Mouret, Rotsaniyom, Simon Gao,Hang, Topshop, English Eccentrics,The Clothes Show and Firetrap.
Often quoted on the pages of magazines, Jane has also demonstrated her knowledge and expertise not just in the UK but the international beauty arena by creating beauty looks for editorial features in numerous publications including Elle, Vogue, WWD, Hunger, Tush Magazine, Harper’s Bazaar Turkey/Russia/Malaysia, Numero, Marie Claire Korea, Wonderland, Oyster magazine, L'officiel Russia/Malaysia/Singapore, Interview Russia,Cosmopolitan, Grazia, Never Underdressed,Nawa3em.com, Mojeh,Jamalouki magazine, EH!, Citta Bella,Gritty Pretty,luxwoman, Sunday Times Style, Daily Mail, Telegraph, Evening Standard, Arise, Look, Jessica and Female Magazine.
As a member of the NARS artistry team, Jane represents the brand as a creative authority and liaison between the high fashion and consumer worlds. Travelling for in-store events, talks and training across the UK and internationally, Jane uses her understated, modern approach to beauty to empower women to discover their own individual style.