Hi, my name is Sarah and I have over 24 years worth of professional beauty experience. I’m a professional fully qualified and insured makeup artist and recognised educator. I'm also a world elite celebrity nail artist and I teach comprehensive makeup and nail sessions on a one 2 one basis or in groups. I teach to the highest standard and only use the best products that are chemical free, non toxic and cruelty free.

Hampshire and Winchester Makeup Artist Sarah Bacchus

When you come to see me privately or attend one of my many masterclasses you will be guided every step of the way with hands on help, tutorials and practical sessions when needed.

Makeup Masterclass From £250

I provide you with the professional tools to help you build an incredible business or just enable you to acquire the skills to look perfectly groomed for any and every occasion. Professional grooming skills that will make you stand out from the crowd, feel confident and empowered for the rest of your life.

All the classes cover various modules to becoming an more confident in skincare, makeup and grooming. A one day or half day intensive workshop will help you develop the skills that will ensure you look your best everyday. It will cover personal skincare, day-night and special occasion makeup. Not only for yourself but how to apply these principles on others.


You will learn what the best makeup to buy for yourself and what ranges are best when working with clients. You will learn the professional way to apply skincare and makeup in correct order. Essential tips on making makeup stay on longer. 

During the masterclass you will learn essential hygiene and cleansing of the skin prior to applying makeup. Learn what the best tools and brushes are used for. How to mix the your foundation for the best coverage, learn the importance of getting your brows in the best face framing shape and creating the perfect arch and definition.This will totally open the face, correct and form balance and symmetry to the face.

You will learn essential skills in blending and contouring. When even simple eye shadow is applied it needs careful application for various face shapes. Whether it's for natural daytime look, bridal makeup or a blend of brights and bolds for a more dramatic and contrasting editorial photoshoot, the technique is key to a flawless finish.

You will learn shade placement as this is very important and as any good makeup artist knows this will differ drastically for each individual. Eyeshadow definition, lip camouflaging, lip arch enhancement and clever contouring can really define and shape the face and create different styles and looks for each person.

You will have a demonstration of a beautiful day look on a model or yourself. The correct way to contour and highlight. Perfect concealing of dark circles and hyper pigmentation, tattoos, acne scars and spots. You will get to practise how to create the day look on a model or yourself with my support all the way through.

You will then get to see how to create smokey eyes and applying false eyelashes. Sometimes this is best created by using simple techniques and applying the perfect mascara and other times we all need a little help by adding false lashes. You will practise how to create the smokey eye look on yourself or a model with the brushes provided. You will also learn what the best brushes are to achieve the smokey eye look and how to create the perfect winged eyeliner on yourself and a client.

You also will learn the essential professional photographic makeup tips and tricks of the trade to help you provide the best makeup for yourself or a client when on camera.

Freelance Session Nail & Makeup Service From £80 per hour

I am available for freelance nail and makeup services in and around Winchester, Hampshire and London. Anything from TV & Film, model and catwalk, fashion, weddings, studio, location and editorial photoshoots. Each job is priced individually to fit in with the needs of the brand, company or individual.

Fashion, nails and makeup have gone hand in hand from the early 1920’s. Makeup is more of an understanding of style than just being creative. I'm passionate about every aspect of grooming and offer perfection for every job.

I can personally design and tailor any look you might need. For empowerment photoshoots, weddings, engagements, your everyday family album or for a brand wanting their staff to look their best. Sometimes these occasions don't need much attention but more often they will need to be finished and groomed by the use of makeup. I possess the skills, the product knowlage and the educators accreditation for more than just a professional, beautiful and precise look. Making sure you look your best on and off camera.

* Please not this price varies depending on the job, the photoshoot, the style of nails, make up and the location.

* Special offers available for group bookings or weddings

Please contact me for more information

Nail Artist Masterclass From £250

I offer various masterclasses to professional nail technicians wanting to propel their skills and help them take their career to the next level. I have taught 100s of students and helped them with anything from the essential basic skills, nail art, the art of sculpted nail extension or right through to becoming a photo session nail artist. Nail masterclasses are booked on a one 2 one basis and tailored to meet your requirements. For more info and prices please contact me for booking times and dates.

Private Beauty Clients POA

I offer various exclusive beauty services and options for private clients in the Winchester area wanting beautiful Gel nails, HD Brows, LVL Lashes and Makeup. I work from my studio a few days a week for VIP clients but spaces are very limited due to popularity. Please don't hesitate in contacting me for more information and availability.