Ivory Perkins

A city girl with global beauty dreams, Ivory Perkins is a freelance makeup artist based in her hometown of Washington, DC. Establishing herself as a professional freelance makeup artist in 2010, Ivory left her career in retail beauty management to train under some of the beauty industry’s leading educators. Within a year she refined her techniques and streamlined her freelancing career. Living and working in the city of breaking political news and star-studded events, her innovative approach to makeup using high definition techniques like airbrush makeup, keeps her in demand throughout district's metropolitan area. 

Ivory has the esteemed honor of providing makeup & hair for celebrities, authors, politicians, military elite and noted public figures. Her clients include former Secretary of State John Kerry, Princess Sora Saud of Saudi Arabia, former FBI Director James Comey, Congresswoman Alma Adams, and recently Congresswoman Maxine Waters to note a few. When it comes to t.v. and film, she has produced content for BET, Centric TV, CNN, Fox News, USA Today, Nat Geo TV, and A&E Network. In addition, Ivory has had her print work published nationally and internationally within magazine like Cosmopolitan,The Trade Show Executive, The Washington Post and The Georgia Straight newspaper.

When she isn't working on production sets and traveling with her esteemed clients, she is a sought-after bridal beauty expert and trusted destination wedding artist. It's no secret that Ivory’s positive energy is authentic and she brings good vibes everywhere she goes.