Elvira Brandt is a Swedish makeup artist known for her ’magic touch’, she always leaves her looks executed to perfection. She grew up in Stockholm in a family of musicians and artists and brings a lot of inspiration from both art and music in to her work. After studying art, graphic design, fashion and photography she found her true passion in makeup.
Elvira previously was teaching at The Makeup Academy in Stockholm for three years where she was leading classes in the practical techniques as well as in cosmetic chemistry, fashion history, airbrush and more. She developed top skills as a makeup artist, team player and leader.
Among her clients you’ll find Uniqlo, Superdry, Björn Borg, Chimi, Clinique, Brixtol, Åhléns, Kappahl, Stronger and she’s been featured in the magazines SCHÖN!, Teeth, BON, Boys by Girls, Room & Design, Odalisque among others. Photographers she’s working with are The Masons, Rami Hanna, Carl Bengtsson, Tobias Regell, Oskar Bakke, Cornelia Wahlberg, Angelina Bergenwall, Morgan Norman, Emma Svensson and stylists Christopher Insulander, Ursula Wångander, Rebecca Cohen, Natalie Olenheim, Nadia Kandil, Hanna Mw, Sania Cluas Demina, Caroline Sandström and Nadia Kandil.
Elvira also made a name of herself by working with celebrities, she’s now working with Molly Sanden, Amanda Winberg, Margaux Dietz, Emilia de Poret, Ebba von Sydow, Marie Sernholt, Malin Baryard, Happy Jankell, Felice Jankell, AJ Adudu, Danny Saucedo and Linda Pira.
Elvira is currently based between London, Stockholm and Cape Town.