Makeup Artist Cover Letter Samples

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If you’re applying for a job, you should include a cover letter with your resume. Cover letters can help you stand out from the crowd since they allow you to communicate directly to the hiring manager and demonstrate why you are the best candidate for the job.

Learn how to write a makeup artist cover letter. Use our sample makeup artist cover letters as templates for your impressive cover letter.

Sample 1 – makeup artist Cover Letter

Jenny Brown
2699 Silver Street, Apt. 385
San Francisco, CA 54109

June 30, 2022

Karen Walters
Makeup Plus
149 Artist Street
San Francisco, CA 54100

Dear Ms. Walter:

I am submitting my resume in response to the recently advertised makeup artist position at Makeup Plus. I believe that my training and experience closely match your requirements.

Some key points that are relevant to this makeup artist position include:

  • Consistently maintain an active clientele portfolio
  • Repeatedly exceed individual sales targets
  • Effectively assist in various inventory management tasks
  • Repeatedly suggest group of appropriate products and/or colors to meet and exceed customers needs
  • Effectively maintain the work environment by cleaning displayer units, tools, testers throughout the day and cleaning/replacing broken or damaged products

I am convinced that my commitment to excellence and the ability to function as an integral part of a team would allow me to make a valuable contribution to the tradition of excellence at Makeup Plus.

A challenging environment such as yours will give me the opportunity to make the best use of my skills and experience. I would welcome the opportunity to interview for this position and discuss how I can fulfill your makeup artist needs. 

Please contact me via phone or email to arrange a mutually convenient time and date for us to meet.

Thank you in advance for your time and consideration.


Jenny Brown
Enclosure: Resume

Sample 2 – Makeup Artist Cover Letter

Janet Jackson
Los Angeles, CA 54139
(225) 454-7778
5599 Gold Street, Apt. 945

June 30, 2022

Derrick Jenkins
Color Plus
119 Gray Street
Los Angeles, CA 54119

Dear Mr. Jenkins:

Enclosed please find my resume. I am very interested in applying for the position of makeup artist that was advertised on [Name of Website] on [Date], and am confident that you will find my skills ideally applicable to your needs.

Thank you in advance for your consideration. I look forward to meeting with you to discuss this opportunity.


Janet Jackson

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