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Irina Jensen is a make up artist based in Oslo, Norway. Being raised in St.Petersburg, Irina has always been captivated by arts and spent lots of time drawing and painting. Since early age she dreamt to become a fashion designer and even spent a year in Stieglitz art academy studying fashion design. Being inspired by fashion looks she made a decision to become a makeup artist and applied to the Nera school of makeup. Being hardworking and keen to study she honed her skills taking courses in numerous schools around the world, such as Dolores, Taisiya Vasilyeva, May, Makeup Atelier Paris etc. That allowed her to work out her personal style combining techniques suggested by different schools.
Irina Jensen has received multiple awards in makeup competitions:
Winner of the World Beauty International in makeup 2011
Winner of National contest in makeup 2011
Winner of Hairdresser of the Year in the south and west 2010
Winner The world's first online makeup competition 2010 (jury and voters)
Winner of Goldwell Color Zoom Challenge, New Talent Colorist Norway 2010
Winner of National contest in makeup 2010
Winner of National contest in makeup 2009
Irina’s works have been published in numerous magazines around the world, among which are Make-up artist (Canada), Dolores (Russia), Make-up trendy (Poland), Frisør (Norway), Henne (Norway), KK (Norway), Mag (Norway), Magpie Darling (UK), Beauty cosmedica (Singapore), D Mag (Argentina), Factice Magazine (France), etc.
She collaborated with a number of clothes and jewelry designers such as Katrin Uri, Kathrine Nørgård, Alina German, So B, Cecilie Melli etc.
With the over 15 years of working experience Irina Jensen is known for her diverse range of artistic ability doing any type of makeup. Although Irina can create different looks from every day and bridal to fashion, the peculiarity of her works is art in makeup.
Irina’s broad range of experience led her to teaching practice. She holds group and individual courses for other makeup artists and general public. Irina can travel nationally and abroad. The courses are organized in a way to fulfill the personal needs of every customer. That includes courses with specific stylistic trend from art and fashion to bridal and everyday look as well as courses covering diverse techniques such as pencil technique, aqua technique, classical technique etc.