Joanna Simkin; Makeup Artist

Joanna Simkin

Joanna Simkin is a celebrity makeup artist, groomer & hairstylist who means business. With an extensive clientele in the film and music industry, her work is seen on red carpets, magazines, television and film.
Joanna has worked on every red carpet from the MTV Movie Awards to the Grammy’s to the BET Awards. Her work has graced the pages of publications ranging from Essence Magazine to The New York Times, and countless others in between.
Joanna has an extensive music video background, working on such iconic projects as Black Eyed Peas “Imma Be”, Jay-Z featuring Swizz Beats “On
To The Next One”, Nicki Minaj “Your Love” and Diddy, Dirty Money, Rick Ross and T.I. “Hello, Good Morning.”
Her work has been trusted to such major television shows and commercials as Entourage, True Blood, How Do I Look?, State Farm, Old Navy, Febreeze, Nintendo and many more. Her clients include Nicki Minaj, Estelle, T.I. & Tiny, Selita Ebanks, Jazmine Sullivan, Michael Ealy, Julissa Bermudez, Idris Elba, Laz Alonso, Mashonda, Nicole Narain, Conchata Ferrell, Swizz Beats, Ray-J, Jay-Z … the list continues on and on. Joanna has also been featured as an on-air makeup artist/expert on My Fair Wedding, and other shows.

Work in AMMO:
Indigo Charlie; ICON Issue | Winter 2011

AMMO Magazine is an online platform providing a progressive look at art and music, all with a heightened awareness of society and culture. FOUNDED IN 2007, AMMO Magazine blossomed from a blog to an online magazine with a focus to feature a diverse mix of music, art, and culture fusing the new and the classic; digitally.