Attracta Courtney is a highly respected, leading international make-up artist. Her work has positioned Attracta as a leading trendsetter in the make-up world, approached by leading skincare brands in various consultancy capacities – including a commission by Prada Beauty in the past to write about some of their range for a consumer audience, followed by an appointment as skin care consultant for Crabtree & Evelyn. Attracta’s passion for beauty has also seen her role evolve into been a creative beauty director for a deluxe travel and fashion magazine in the past, founder of the book titled 8A and more recently she has started to give talks on beauty empowerment which she is passionate about.
Having previously lived and worked in New York, Attracta is now based in Europe travelling globally with her work. Recognised for her modern, innovative style in creating and setting trends within the beauty industry, from beautifying ‘no make-up’ make-up looks, to avant-garde aspirational directions, her work always reflects the beauty of the woman with an elegant modernity. She is a Judge for the Instyle BBB and is regularly quoted on her top make up tips and beauty trend predictions in leading glossy publications and international press.
A pioneer when it comes to the maintenance of healthy beautiful skin, Attracta believes that the foundation to beautiful make-up starts with beautiful skin – and whilst every look that Attracta creates is different, her driving force is always the same; to enhance natural beauty so that people can wear make-up with confidence and style at any age. Working closely with the latest in skincare and beauty innovations, Attracta’s make-up is distinguished for its fresh elegant appeal. Her work has appeared on the international covers and pages of numerous global fashion and style magazines and walked the London catwalks.
In her own words, Attracta believes that the most intoxicating beauty is to be unique. She works with her subjects to understand not only the contours of their face and their skin tone, but their spirit and their style. Never bound to one brand, Attracta will always work with the creams, foundations, glosses, primers, powders and colours that suit each individual. Her aim is to empower people in their own unique beauty, illuminate and beautify, using the best products and technique’s that she has learned in the beauty industry.