Based in the Eastern Suburbs of Sydney, Alex Penton (Wharton) has over 16 years of experience as a professional Hair Stylist and Makeup Artist in both Australia and New Zealand. For the past 10 years she has been the sole Makeup Artist for The Wiggles, and has also worked on a myriad of editorial campaigns, film clips and television commercials for high profile clients such as Lion Nathan, Toyota, Samsung, Metamucil and Gillette.
Well respected in the industry, Alex is best known for her wide range of skills, versatility, fuss free attention to detail and a personable yet professional approach.
Some past experience/clients:
The Wiggles - Sole Makeup Artist/Hair Stylist. August 2008 - present
Rotor Studios - Toyota March Retail TVC's
2014 Telstra Ballet Dancer Award mini docos
Chivas Regal online commercial - feat. Chris Noth
Cinebuzz in-cinema advertisement "The best club"
Metamucil TVC feat. Glenn and Sara McGrath
Gillette TVC feat. Steve Smith
Samsung appliance TVC's
"The Big Move" TVC - feat. Jono Coleman
Cordell Jigsaw Zapruder - 'Wanted' TV Series - SPFX reenactment scenes.
Television New Zealand (TVNZ) - Part of the in-house Hair and Makeup team. New Zealand Idol, Deal or No Deal, Singing Bee, Studio 2, Infomercials.
Cream Television - 10 years younger in 10 days, Makeup and Hair for main presenter Fiona McDonald
Touchdown Productions - Pop's Ultimate Star
Other past clients include: Disney, M&C Saatchi, Myer, Imagination, FOX International, FOX Sports, Google, Grumpy Sailor, Bell Shakespeare, Tongue, One3six productions, Trapdoor Productions, Fremantle Media, PBS USA, ABC TV, L'Oreal Professional, South Pacific Pictures, Pickled Possum Productions, Fish N' Clips and many more.
Main products used:
M.A.C Cosmetics, NARS, Hourglass, Makeup Forever, Giorgio Armani, Bobbi Brown, YSL, Kryolan, Ben Nye, Redken, L'Oreal Professional.
For a more detailed version of Alexandra's experience, please visit her LinkedIn profile.