Larissa started her makeup career in 2007 doing free-lance beauty and bridal makeup – she networked with local photographers and businesses gaining retail experience for companies such as Dior, Lancome, Lise Watier, PUR and Nude by Nature. She graduated with honors from Vancouver Film School’s full time Makeup program and has since worked on feature films, TV shows, commercials, music videos and photoshoots. Over the course of her career Larissa has been published on the cover of Makeup Artist Magazine, has worked on shows such as Love it or List it Vancouver, and has worked with many talented actors from Finn Wolfhard to the cast of Corner Gas. In 2017 when Deadpool 2 filmed in Vancouver, Larissa was the personal assistant to the Academy Award winning makeup artist Bill Corso.
Whether you are looking to book with Larissa for your wedding or another event you will be sure to have a personalized experience. All emails are answered directly by her and she will work with you to stay on budget and make sure that you are happy with the end result.
Larissa has a team of artists on-hand to help take care of larger parties. Her fully mobile team is able to accommodate group makeup lessons, bachelorette parties, large bridal parties and even face-painting events. Some makeup teams consist of artists of differing training or ability. Her team consists of artists that took the same full-time program at Vancouver Film School and have been working in the industry since. These artists have continued their education through hair school, lash extension training, work on film sets and through launching successful makeup businesses of their own.