started her career as a Beauty Therapist, working at Molton Brown
London W1, which she thoroughly enjoyed but Make-Up application proved to be where her skills were best rewarded.
followed her heart and took extra training at The London College of Fashion in Media Make-Up and launched her career as a photographic Make-Up Artist.
She was fortunate to be discovered by Vogue Beauty Editor, Felicity Clarke
and got her first commission with the late Sir Cecil Beaton.
From that day Teresa
was able to go from strength to strength and was chosen by Sarah Ferguson Duchess of York for her Royal Wedding to Prince Andrew.
There after Teresa appeared as the Make-Up expert on a variety of TV programmes such as BBC Clothes Show, ITV's morning programmes hosted by Lorraine Kelly and BBC Style Challenge.
lucky to be introduced to top photographers such as Anthony Crickmay, Lord Snowdon, David Bailey, Brian Aris, Albert Watson, Stephen Meisel, John Swannell and Nick Knight and realised that her favorite assignments were when working with the Royal Opera House and English National Ballet dancers.
2013 Teresa Fairminer
|Teresa: My favorite jobs were whilst working with Ballet Dancers Darcey Bussell and Tamara Rojo whose discipline and dedication were the best source of inspiration for me.|
now heads a strong team of freelance media Hair Stylists and Make-Up Artists based in London and Manchester.