Rebecca  Powell

Rebecca Powell

Screenskills HETV Hair and Makeup Trainee

  • Location: Leeds, UK
  • Career stage: Entry
  • Freelancer: Available
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Hello, I'm Rebecca, a hair and makeup trainee based in Leeds.

So pleased to have been selected for the 2020/2021 ScreenSkills HETV trainee scheme. 

Graduated in 2017 from the Faculty of Arts and Creative Industries with a BA (Hons) in Media makeup with Special Effects and recently completed an iTec level 3 in barbering. Diligent, attentive enthusiastic and respectful, I am always keen to learn and expand my skill set in all aspects of the industry.

The skills I have learned throughout my training alongside my love for film and television led to a desire for a career as a film and television makeup artist. Over the last few years I have had some amazing opportunities, which have all cemented my passion for and given me an in depth understanding what is required to be successful in this industry.



This ScreenSkills member holds a Production Safety Passport.

Safe Management of Productions

First Option

19th May 2020 - 19th May 2025

ScreenSkills funded training courses attended.

Afro hair essentials

Creative Media Skills

28th May 2020

ScreenSkills tests passed.

Coronavirus basic awareness on production training


30th June 2020 - 30th December 2020

Work History

Daily Hair and makeup artist - Censor

Oct 2019 - Oct 2019

Daily Crowd hair and makeup junior - Watchmen

Sep 2018 - Sep 2018

Daily Crowd hair and makeup trainee - Victoria

Sep 2018 - Sep 2018

Daily Hair, makeup and prosthetics trainee / assistant - Look the Other Way and Run

Mar 2018 - Mar 2018

Makeup Designer - Demon Eye

Sep 2017 - Sep 2017

Daily Crowd Hair and Makeup Trainee - The Innocents

Aug 2017 - Aug 2017

Work Experience - Overshadowed

Jun 2017 - Jun 2017

Work Experience - Solis

Nov 2016 - Dec 2016

Work Experience - Look North

Nov 2016 - Nov 2016


Barbering - iTec Level 3 Diploma - Yorkshire College of Beauty

Feb 2019 - Nov 2019

Media Makeup with Special Effects - BA (Hons) - Faculty of Arts and Creative Industries, Bradford College

Sep 2014 - Apr 2017


  • Afro-Caribbean Hair
  • Barbering
  • Bridal Make-up
  • Casualty Make-up
  • Character Make-up
  • Fashion Make-up
  • Hair and Make-up
  • Hairstyling
  • Knotting
  • Make-up
  • Moulding and Casting
  • Period Hair
  • Period Make-up
  • Postiche
  • Prosthetics
  • Sculpting
  • Wig Dressing