Garen first became fascinated with the look of natural beauty as a young girl going to brunch at the Polo Lounge, where she saw Ingrid Bergman entering the hotel looking magnificently fresh without a stitch of makeup on. Garen strives to bring out this natural beauty in all of her clients; it is her ideal of perfect beauty. Even with the very glamorous looks she creates, Garen still beautifully captures that crisp and genuine look.
Garen is one of Hollywood’s most well known and respected makeup artists. Her clients have ranged from Sharon Stone, Diane Lane, Eva Mendes, Julia Ormond, Mira Sorvino, Alicia Silverstone, Helena Bonham Carter to Orlando Bloom, Adrien Brody, Benecio Del Toro, Tobey Maguire, and Hayden Christensen. She has worked with some of the greatest photographers in the world. Her list includes Annie Leibovitz, Patrick Demarchelier, Isabel Snyder, and Matthew Rolston. Garen’s work has been featured in Allure, British and American Vogue, Elle, Harper’s Bazaar, InStyle, Interview, Spin, Vanity Fair, Time, and W.
After many years of experience in Hollywood, Garen is still considered cutting edge when it comes to beauty and grooming. Clients fall in love with Garen and her creative work, so much so that they use her consistently for some of their most important moments and events. Garen is truly a talented artist who continues to grow and prove her passion for the art of beauty.