Abigael is a qualified beauty therapist, makeup artist and hair stylist with sixteen years’ experience in the television and photographic industry. Abigael is highly skilled in high definition makeup and when at work is in constant liaison with lighting and technical directors. Abigael gains great satisfaction in developing and maintaining new and (also conventional) styles with hair and makeup. She enjoys working with a team or by herself.
Abigael currently runs the makeup on international productions for Granada Television, “I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here”, (ITV2 Series 1, 2002 through to Series 12), 2012 and the German Series, from 2002 through to 2012. On these extended jobs, Abigael is required to do makeup and hair for the UK and German Hosts and Celebrities.
Her other array of television work includes ‘Hero of the Outback’, Fox Productions, Big Brother, Head Makeup Series 1-8, Rove Outside Broadcasts for Channel 10 including makeup for Rove, James Blunt and Good Charlotte.
Abigael currently works for Channel 9 Brisbane on a regular basis at the station, and for outside broadcasts including Sixty Minutes, Today, Sports and Special Events.
Abigael’ s other work includes makeup and styling for Willem Dafoe’s press conferences and media appearances (2011) and makeup for The Paris Ballet (2009). Her photographic work over the years has consisted of campaigns for Adidas, Indooroopilly Shoppingtown, Wintergarden, Michael Hill, Lorna Jane, PPS, Marina Mirage, Calleija Jewellery, Myer Centre and Broadway on the Mall, and Entertainment Weekly, Los Angeles. Abigael has also done numerous Queensland Brides Covers, Brisbane News Covers and Editorials and works regularly for The Weekend Australian, Australia Woman’s Weekly, Woman’s Day and New Idea. She has recently been involved with makeup for photographic shoots for Queensland Opera, including Cinderella and Carmen.