“Everyone has been made for some particular work, and the desire for that work has been put in every heart.” -Rumi
Sasha is a NYC based makeup artist with over 20 years experience.“ I was meant to paint people’s faces” she says after reflecting on her long career. Using unique color combinations and experimenting with textures allows Sasha to create looks that are unique and personalized to each face she touches. Her passion for skin care has led her to create flawless skin which is the base for any beautiful makeup application. Sasha uses these techniques that she’s collected over the years like gems with every single client she works with. She has traveled all over the world for work and feels blessed to have picked up and learned so much from all the cultures around her.
Sasha’s passion to educate women on the proper way to apply makeup has led her to teach sold out classes of women who are eager to learn the techniques she uses on her own clients. She demystifies and simplifies the process so women can understand their faces and not feel overwhelmed when they sit in front of their own mirrors. She has been teaching women since the start of her career and is very passionate about sharing her vast knowledge with others.
Sasha's resume includes beauty, fashion, editorial and commercial makeup. Her work has appeared in Italian Vogue, The Impression, Jute, Volant, Elegance, Bello, Be Scene, Jones Magazine, Beautiful Savages and several more.
Some clients include Sothebys, Armani Exchange, Bebe, LMNT , Poof, Tarbay, Saks Fifth Avenue, Liz Claiborne, Adensco and many more.
Sasha can often be seen backstage at New York Fashion Week working with some of the best makeup artists in the industry. Some shows she’s worked on are Naeem Khan, Oscar De La Renta, VFiles, VivienneTam, Nina Athanasiou, Arianne Elmy, Nick Graham, Helen Anthony and more. For bookings please email Sashasafdiah@yahoo.com and check out her instagram page @sashasophia