April Read

April Read Makeup Artist

April Read is a makeup artist and licensed esthetician from Philadelphia.  She has experience in fashion, having done makeup backstage for numerous seasons of New York Fashion Week, as well as bridal and commercial makeup work. April has a degree in fine art and this background infuses her makeup artistry. She views the face with a painter’s eye to bring out the best in form and color. She believes that applying makeup should be a celebration of your face and the lovely features you already possess. April has a background in education and enjoys teaching people how they can enhance their natural beauty through individual makeup lessons. At Rescue, in addition to makeup she specializes in brow grooming. She loves the ritual of applying makeup and hopes to share that joy with you. She also loves to travel and pick up on beauty practices from around the world. Her interests also include vintage fashion, fragrance, art, skincare, and all things glamorous!