Lu Hinton

Make-up and Hair Designer, Freelance

Make up can be one of the key crafts when connecting the actor to the character.

Since graduating in Special Effects Make-Up for TV and Film from The London College of Fashion in 2001, Lu has established herself as one of the leading Make-Up and Hair Designers in the British commercial film industry. 

Lu works consistently with many of the top directors in Europe and the US including Gus Van Sant, Jonathan Glazer, Seb Edwards, Nicolas Winding Refn, Michael Haussman and JP Jeunet on famous campaigns for big brands such as John Lewis, Marks and Spencer, No7 and many other fashion and beauty brands.

She also works as a personal for select clients including athletes, musicians, and film stars.

In more recent times, Lu has worked alongside leading cosmetic brands as a beauty advisor and is a British Arrows CRAFT SFX Make-Up finalist.