Merideth Ivy is an experienced Makeup Artist and Licensed Hairstylist based in NYC and Westchester. She has recently worked with celebrities including John Malkovich, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Julian sands, Lucy Hale, Jenna Leigh Green, Ruby Modine, and others. She is also available for work in Tennessee, Louisiana, Virginia, and Alabama.
Her career began in Nashville TN where she worked with WB Nashville as well as independent film productions. In 2002 she relocated to NYC for film school, attending New York Film Academy and NYU with concentration in Cinematography/Lighting. During her time at NYU she learned Special Effects makeup with SNL dept. head Louis Zakarian.
Merideth also holds a BS in Media and Visual Art from State University of New York and is a NYS licensed Cosmetologist. Since 2010 she been employed as an instructor for Makeup and Hairstyling at Make-Up Designory's (MUD) NYC campus. Merideth offers several years of set hair and makeup experience along with a grounded understanding of how performance, lighting, and camera will affect the final look.
I have been in the industry since 2002.