Known for her exquisite artistry, multi-award winning Jackie Gideon is one of Canada's most sought after beauty, editorial, bridal and red-carpet makeup artists and creative producers. She aspires to create classic and timeless beauty for all women.
Jackie's work has appeared nationally and internationally in Elle,
In Style, Martha Stewart, Esquire, Cosmopolitan, Tatler, Vogue Sposa, Sposabella, Wedluxe, Oceana, Donna, Flare, Arena and Time to name a few. Her commercial clients include Cover Girl, Cargo Cosmetics, Marcelle, Oil of Olay, The Bay, Shoppers Drug Mart, Franco Mirabelli, Holt Renfrew, Acuvue, American Express, Jones New York, Missoni and Hermes.
Jackie is a graduate of OCAD University. She is a fine artist and illustrator whose medium is makeup.
Her celebrity clientele has included Julia Roberts, Penelope Cruz, Kate Hudson, Monica Bellucci, Coco Rocha, Sophia Coppola, Andie McDowell, Celine Dion, Chantal Kreviasuk, Karen Kain, Bryan Adams, Martin Sheen, Russell Peters, Atom Egoyan and more.
Inspired by art, history, fashion, travel and film, Jackie joined Wedluxe magazine as a regular contributing creative producer of stunning fashion and beauty editorials. She is also founder and creative producer and director of award winning Oceana magazine, Canada's first philanthropic, cultural, fashion and arts magazine.
Jackie has been a guest professor at Sheridan College and has lectured at the University of Toronto, Ryerson University and Humber College. Corporate seminars have included Air Canada, Cetaphil, Clarins and Cargo Cosmetics. She has appeared as a guest on CityLine, Fashion Television, Breakfast TV, The Beauty Guide and The Shopping Channel.