Mari Shten

 
Make-Up
212-929-7771
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BIOGRAPHY
Mari Shten was born and raised in Russia. She grew up in snowy Siberia and eventually moved to Moscow where she began doing makeup. For as long as she can remember, art and performance have been a passion for Mari. Following her dreams, Mari traveled through Europe and to the USA where she experienced beauty in many different cultures, greatly influencing her extraordinary vision for make-up. After graduating from makeup school in Los Angeles, it was New York’s electric and progressive energy that inspired Mari to set routes in the city.

Mari approaches make-up as an artist’s tool to create shapes and balance the face. “I like to create a flawless look that brings out the best features of the face. I love to see the skin of the person, not the make-up. Perfect skin, seamless blending and clean lines are the key elements of my makeup”. Her detail oriented, precise and flawless style of work brought Mari many followers and clients.

Always passionate about developing knowledge and education, Mari has founded the first advanced educational company for beauty professionals in Moscow – the ICON Training Project, where she and other great artists can educate on an international level. Mari was responsible for bringing Joanna Schlip, Roshar and Dani Fonseca to Russia and Ukraine in 2012.

When Mari is looking for inspiration and creative energy she travels the world and loves to learn about different cultures.

advertising
Box Eight Cosmetics, Chan Luu, Charlex, Charlie Wan Studio, Chivanchy, Conde Nast (Glamour), Johannes Leonardo, L'Oreal Professionnel, Loyal Kaspar, Luka, Vensette, Make Up For Ever, NY & Company, Post Millennium, Pinnacle Vodka, Price Waterhouse, Rampage, The Addison Story, Univision Communications Inc., Victor Luna, Victoria’s Secret

photographers
Aaron Richter, Alexis Dahan, Ben Ritter, Brian Finke, Caitlin Mitchell, Catherine Westergaard, Charlie Wan, Colin Angus, Colm Johnston, Hannah Thompson, Jake Chessum, Jayme Thornton, Justin Hyte, Kyle Erickson, Lee Clower, Lianna Tarantin, Luis Aragon, Michael Morrison, Nicolas Padron, Todd Norwood, Tom Schirmacher, Yulia Gorbachenko

celebrities
Aidy Bryant, Aisha Tyler, Amy Schumer, Barbara Fiahlo, Cecily Strong, Henry Cavill, Hilary Duff, Jennifer Livingston, Jessica Williams, Kat Dahlia, Kimberlee Garis, Laura Mvula, Michelle Roth, Nasim Pedrad, Paloma Faith, Rashida Jones, Taylor Momsen, Vanessa Bayer.

magazines
Astonish, Collezioni, Culture (online), Elle, Fashion Collection (Russia), GQ, Glamour, History, Industry, Italian Elle, KENTON (online), Men's Fitness, On Makeup Magazine, People, Vanidades, Vogue, WestEast

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BONGO Fall 2014
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