Raised in South Florida, Courtney grew up immersed in the art world with a love for fashion and beauty. Courtney first began her career during college while participating in the performing arts, photography and fine arts departments. She then went on to Beauty School to study cosmetology. She trained at MAC cosmetics and earned several MAC certifications over her four years there. While working at MAC she started freelancing on her own, working on music videos, student films, photo shoots, South Florida nightclub events, weddings, and special events. During that time she also landed a job working for a Delray Beach based production company and loved working on set. It was then that she became a full time free-lance professional makeup artist and hair stylist. She landed her second regular gig working for the production company “Focused Vision” and was on her way.
Courtney has developed a love for Beauty Makeup, and is passionate about enhancing her client’s own natural beauty, with specific individual looks created especially for them. She also loves to do creative makeup work for print and editorials. She is very experienced working with all races and skin types. She also specializes in hair styling, and is experienced in men’s grooming.
Courtney has worked with celebrities, news anchors, published authors and successful entrepreneurs. She has been a freelance makeup artist for Dolce and Gabbana makeup, doing special VIP events. She has worked for companies such as Kodak, Motorola, Reebok, Benefit Cosmetics, Calder Casino, Florida Career College and Venus. She has done Hair and Makeup for Red Carpet Events such as the 2014 Billboard Latin Music Awards , Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week 2014, 2015 (Swim week) and The Miami Hair Beauty and Fashion Launch at The Spa at Viceroy Miami, as well as charity fashion shows, includingBoston Proper’s “A Proper Affair” in 2015 .
Courtney's work has been published in Vogue Italia, Esquire Magazine, Glamour Mexico, Healthy Living Magazine, Ocean Drive Magazine, Fort Lauderdale Magazine and Maxim Magazine, among others.
The Courtney Christopherson Glamour Group, LLC is a team of talented makeup artists, hair stylists and beauty experts that is headed by Courtney Christopherson. Providing professional on-location beauty services for any occasion: commercial, editorial, television and video production work, weddings, and special events. Makeup and hair styling education, both individual and group classes, are now available.
Licensed in the State of Florida . Insured throughout the US and Canada.
Based out of South Florida but also available for travel.
Using extensive Hair Styling & Makeup kit that includes luxury and high end products made by:
Make Up For Ever, MAC, Anastasia Beverly Hills, Giorgio Armani, Graftobian, Laura Mercier, Tarte, Kat Von D, Benefit Cosmetics, Nars, Urban Decay, Smashbox , Caudalie, La Mer, Benefit Cosmetics, Bed Head, Oribe, Aveda, Frederic Fekkai, Redken, and Bumble & Bumble.
Makeup services include regular and airbrush makeup application, eyebrow shaping , individual and band false eyelash application, tattoo cover-up, and facial and body contouring, upon request. Hair services include updo’s, braids, half-up, straightening, blow dries, curls, “big hair” and "beach waves". Retro/Vintage Hair Styling is also available. Hair extensions are available upon request.