Sherry Hanson Celebrity Makeup Artist National Makeup artist for
Senna Cosmetics Founder of Aura Studios, Inc. Licensed Esthetician
Sherry has had over 14 years experience in the beauty industry. You may
know her, as she is a Barrington native, as well as one of Chicago‟s most renowned
makeup artists. She started her career by graduating from modeling school, then
continued on to Columbia College in Chicago to study numerous aspects of makeup
including corrective, theatrical, old age, camouflage, and blood & gore.
Then went on to study with one of the world's top makeup artist,
"Eyebrow Guru", and founder of Trücco Cosmetics by Sebastian and
Senna Cosmetics, Eugenia Weston. Sherry presently is the National Makeup artist
for Senna Cosmetics, and is also a Celebrity Makeup Artist (she has worked with
A-list actors who have starred in movies and/or TV Shows such as Saved by the
Bell, Showgirls, The First Wives Club, Dazed and Confused, The Sweetest Thing,
The L word. She has also worked with musicians/directors/radio personalities/well
known politicians, done work for celebrities for various news outlets such as
WGN, FOX News 'International'/ CNN, and various Miss Illinois and Miss Teen
Illinois. Various news outlets and reporters regularly seek her out for her
opinions on new makeup colors, trends and techniques.
Her other achievements have been as a volunteer as a teacher at beauty
colleges and esthetics school to teach the makeup portion of their courses for
free as well as voluntary participate in college career days as master speaker.
She is also a big advocate of breast cancer awareness and has done free
lectures through local hospitals; teaching women with breast cancer how to
choose and apply the right natural looking eyelashes and sculpt brows with
patented eye brow kits with stencils with 'form a brow,' patented by Senna Cosmetics.