Tamah Krinsky is a New York City native with over a decade of experience as a makeup artist.
Tamah graduated from the prestigious High School for the Performing Arts, where she studied acting. She then hosted a weekly national pop-culture television news magazine where she interviewed everyone from Will Smith to Betsy Johnson to Robert Reich, to name a few. Her five years of on-camera exposure to the world of professional makeup,and a lifelong interest in beauty and fashion, led her to pursue a professional career as a makeup artist. Her exceptional training included assisting industry greats Val Garland and Lisa Butler. Tamah has worked in every facet of the industry, including fashion, advertising, red carpet, film, and television.
The foundation of Tamah’s makeup philosophy is that there is beauty in subtlety. She approaches her work with a keen eye and is heavily focused on skin. She favors enhancing natural beauty, allowing her clients to shine through. Tamah has been a go-to for style icon and tastemaker Alexa Chung for over seven years, working closely with her on everything from editorial and advertising projects to red carpet events. Other longstanding clients include Christy Turlington, and Liv Tyler. Tamah has been a makeup authority for photographers Pamela Hanson and Guy Aroch, and her advertising clients include Oil of Olay, Cover Girl, JCrew, Madewell, Target, Old Navy, Urban Outfitters, and Bloomindales.
Hired for her refined taste level, Tamah is also relentlessly positive, friendly, and energetic. These qualities, combined with her extensive experience and expertise, have made Tamah a trusted staple in the industry.