Isamaya Ffrench

Make-up Artist
Creative Director

Isamaya Ffrench is a makeup artist and creative director. She studied 3D at Chelsea College of Art followed by product design at St Martins, and in 2010 she joined the Theo Adams Company, a London based collective of artists, dancers, musicians, actors and singers. While at university Ffrench worked as a face and body painter for children's parties and began to see the process of painting on faces more stimulating than the subject she was studying.

Formerly Beauty Editor for i-D, YSL Beauté ambassador and International Creative Artistic Consultant for Tom Ford, in 2018 Ffrench became Creative Director of the newly launched Dazed Beauty. In 2019 she was announced Global Make-up Ambassador for Christian Louboutin.

She has worked with photographers Solve Sundsbo, Tim Walker, David Sims, Richard Burbridge, Tyrone Lebon, Miles Aldridge and Nick Knight on publications such as i-D, Vogue Italia, British Vogue, Vogue China, LOVE, Dazed, POP, Garage, AnOther and W. Clients include Hermes, Liberty's of London, Selfridges, Galleries Lafayette, Moncler, All Saints, See by Chloe, Nike, Camper and Chanel and she has worked on shows such as Christopher Shannon, Agi & Sam and Junya Watanabe. Ffrench has also produced window displays for Selfridges, Liberty’s of London and Galleries Lafayette.

Isamaya Ffrench is a makeup artist and creative director. She studied 3D at Chelsea College of Art followed by product design at St Martins, and in 2010 she joined the Theo Adams Company, a London based collective of artists, dancers, musicians, actors and singers. While at university Ffrench worked as a face and body painter for children's parties and began to see the process of painting on faces more stimulating than the subject she was studying.

Formerly Beauty Editor for i-D, YSL Beauté ambassador and International Creative Artistic Consultant for Tom Ford, in 2018 Ffrench became Creative Director of the newly launched Dazed Beauty. In 2019 she was announced Global Make-up Ambassador for Christian Louboutin.

She has worked with photographers Solve Sundsbo, Tim Walker, David Sims, Richard Burbridge, Tyrone Lebon, Miles Aldridge and Nick Knight on publications such as i-D, Vogue Italia, British Vogue, Vogue China, LOVE, Dazed, POP, Garage, AnOther and W. Clients include Hermes, Liberty's of London, Selfridges, Galleries Lafayette, Moncler, All Saints, See by Chloe, Nike, Camper and Chanel and she has worked on shows such as Christopher Shannon, Agi & Sam and Junya Watanabe. Ffrench has also produced window displays for Selfridges, Liberty’s of London and Galleries Lafayette.

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