Welcome to

'Make-up by Sophie Downing'

Sophie, the professional make-up artist based in Derby.

Specialising in all makeup applications from Bridal, Occasional and photographic.

She also teaches 1-1 makeup lessons, group masterclasses, Makeup parties and many more personal services to cater your needs when it comes to makeup.

Her additional services also include HD Airbrushing and Lash Lifts.

To look beautiful is your right, to make you beautiful is our duty’ 

'I stand by my quote and believe that everyone has their inner beauty but finds their confidence through their outer beauty which is where I come in to make you feel good as a whole.'

My main message to your beauty expectations are to [Enhance and Compliment your natural beauty], as theres nothing more rewarding than feeling good in our own skin, and knowing how to enhance that in your daily life and occasions'.


Sophie is a friendly and approachable individual which makes her services more trusting and comfortable whist creating that special bond. 

With her talented skills and your beauty, she can achieve your desired look.

Every makeup look is achievable its how Sophie enhances your features which makes it work for you!


It is important that Sophie connects with her clients at a personal level to bring them reassurance and confidence in her services. 

She likes to work closely with you to achieve your desired look where she individually identifies what looks would suit you best and how she can adapt your dream makeup look to compliment your features, face shape and skin.


Your experience with Sophie will sure bring out your beauty in a whole and make you walk away with satisfaction, and will look forward to seeing you again in the future.

I use top branded products, some including;

Whist also using top HD airbrushing equipment that gives a flawless, even and long-lasting finish.

And natural, vegan, skincare products from TROPIC SKINCARE;

Sophie believes that a good Skincare is the secret to good makeup.

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