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Originally from Chicago, Barbara Sansone's career in the fashion industry has been centered in New York since 1980. Ms. Sansone is well known throughout the industry as a triple threat, being equally talented as a hairdresser, makeup artist and cosmetic consultant. Her background as a fine artist is evident in her technical ability, artistic eye and flair, and in her use of color, texture and detail in her work in editorial, advertising, television and most recently high definition television.

Ms. Sansone's hairdressing and makeup clients in HDTV are the VOOM HD Networks (Full Frontal Fashion, Gallery HD, Equator HD and Reservations Required).In TV: The History Channel, A&E, Bloomberg News, CNN and VHI Studios, where she was Department Head of Makeup. For TV commercials: AT&T, Boyds Men's Store, Macy's, American Red Cross.

Ms. Sansone has over 25 years experience in high fashion editorial. Highlights include: Italian Vogue, French Vogue, British Vogue, Vogue Belleza, Italian Bazaar, American Bazaar, Glamour, Self and Allure. In her career she has worked with many renowned photographers, among them: Patrick Demarchelier, Guy Bourdin, Horst, Fabrizio Ferri, Scavullo, Aldo Fallai, Bruno Juminer.

Ms. Sansone's celebrity list includes: Tina Brown, Rod Stewart, Mick Jagger, Bono, Sting, Elvis Costello, Lenny Kravitz, Bon Jovi, Goo Goo Dolls and Duran Duran.

She has also been a consultant to a wide range of high profile corporations in the fashion industry including: Lancaster Group USA, Lancaster Worldwide, Artistry Cosmetics, Satinique Hair Care Collection, Smashbox Cosmetics, Wathne Ltd., Monteil and Vincent Longo New York.

Barbara Sansone has been a member of IATSE since 1979. She is affiliated with The 14th Street Painters and her work in the fine arts can be seen on their website: www.14th