The Expert with Celebrity Makeup Artist Tim Quinn

Tim Quinn


Tim Quinn is a favorite in the industry and he is legendary.  He is the National Director of Creative Artistry for Giorgio Armani Cosmetics.  His clients range from A-list celebrities, such as Kerry Washington, Glen Close, Gwen Stefani, Julian Roberts and the list goes on.  He is a “celebrity face designer” and he really knows how to keep a woman’s beauty without having them look over done, creating looks that are elegant and timeless. Today Tim shares some beauty tips with us.

Recent beauty splurge:

Adore Cosmetics Golden Touch Magnetic Facial Mask

Foundation brush or sponge?

Foundation brush – Giorgio Armani Beauty Blender Brush of course

Song you are listening to on repeat:

Help Me Lose My Mind ft. London Grammar by Disclosure

How do you find inspiration?

Mainly I’m inspired by my travels, vintage fashion books, and studying people of all walks of life that have a unique style point of view

Do you have a signature makeup look?

Classic glowing skin with a subtle hint of summer sun. Effortless and chic!

Makeup trend that everyone should try?

I’m loving the vamp berry lip for fall

Makeup trend that you wish would stop?

The overdone contouring

Makeup product you wish was invented?

A makeup mirror that gives honest feedback!

Beauty Tip:

Take stock of your beauty look/products seasonally – change up your makeup as you change up your wardrobe!

Best advice you have ever received?

Invest your time wisely and surround yourself with people who build you up

Dream person to work with?

I’ve been fortunate in my career to work with amazing women from all walks of life. To me, my dream client is a woman who knows her power – has a mission, and wants to reflect her inner strength.

Best Drugstore buy?

I buy Garnier makeup remover wipes by the case! I use them daily 

Always in your fridge:

Rosé Champagne


Follow Tim on Instagram @TimQuinnBeauty