Photographer: Marit van den Berg   Makeup/Hair: Elissa Darling   Model: Ellinor Bradford

Elissa Darling is a Freelance Makeup Artist with over 5 years of experience in the industry.

Elissa attended Fanshawe College & Nova Vita in London, Ontario, Canada, for her Makeup Artistry certification, & from there opened up her own freelance mobile makeup artistry business “Darling Makeup“, focusing mainly on bridal & special event makeup.

Elissa also works with numerous local photographers in studio on boudoir, head shot, beauty, maternity & lifestyle photo shoots, namely Marit Van Den Berg of MAR Portraits  who is the photographer behind the gorgeous photos sent to Sheeba Magazine.

Elissa is also the lead makeup artist at a local salon & beauty bar named Melo Hair & Beauty  & has recently been named the new instructor for the Makeup Artistry course at the St Thomas/Elgin Fanshawe Campus.

Elissa has also done charity work donating makeup applications and product to Cancer Society and Tinnitus Association.

Elissa is so excited to continue to learn and explore this exciting industry and loves that there is always something new to dive into, products to try and clients to meet & doll up.


Get connected with Elissa Darling on Facebook: Darling Makeup