Get to know the Artist
Stacey Banfield is a Qualified Makeup Artist based in Christchurch New Zealand who specializes in all things makeup - from Weddings, Makeup Lessons ,special occasions and commercial editorial work Stacey's days are never the same.
During her career as a Makeup Artist for the last 14+ years, she has worked for brands such as Chanel, Smashbox Cosmetics and MAC Cosmetics. She is a Freelance Makeup Artist full time, who is available to travel Nationwide & Internationally where required. Stacey also has a Christchurch based studio for non travel required jobs.
Over the years Stacey has organically grown a large social media presence which allowed her to work with some of the world top beauty brands such as Tom Ford, Jo Malone, Clinique, MAC Cosmetics, Lancôme, Loreal, Bobbi Brown + many more
Although she is based in Christchurch, you will often find her all over New Zealand and afar working with a range of different clients. She is a keen traveler and is always up for an adventure.
Stacey is also the CEO/Founder of Sustainable beauty brand Soleil and Soul Beauty which launched in August 2022. This has been a huge career highlight for her bringing this project to life which was well over 5years in the making. Soleil and Soul Beauty can be found online, but also in store at Ballantynes and Smith and Caugheys.
Other career highlights would definitely be being taken on a content trip to New York City in 2019 with Clinique/ Estee Lauder Companies, and being named as New Zealand's Top Wedding Vendor for 2019/2020 as voted by the public.
Words from Stacey :
When it comes to my makeup work, I pride myself in being fun, relaxed friendly and approachable. With a style that is super adaptable and fits everyone's needs, I am always an open book when it comes to creating your perfect look. Whether you want a soft more natural or glam look we will make it happen. At the end of the day your my main priority and you being 100% happy and feeling your best is my main goal to achieve every time.
I am always incredibly grateful to work with my clients and look forward to the magic we get to create together.
Brands that I have worked with
I am also so proud to hold the 2019 title of being voted by the public as New Zealand’s overall top wedding vendor via wild hearts in their very first awards for the wedding industry. For me, it truly is all about creating a lasting experience for every single one of my clients, no matter the occasion. I absolutely love having a laugh with you and will always provide a relaxed and fun environment. Being a makeup artist is my passion and I want your experience with me to be nothing short of Memorable.