Nini Jenkins is a professional makeup artist serving Chicago-area corporate and personal clients. Whether she’s working on TV commercials, print shoots, videos or special events, Nini strives to deliver exceptional service and exceed expectations on every job. Nini counts communication, collaboration, and creativity as essential skills for building a successful business as a makeup artist. Above all, Nini values integrity and considers herself an example of how far motivation, persistence, and a strong work ethic can take anyone who wants to pursue makeup artistry as a career.
Born and raised in Eastern Europe (Tbilisi, Georgia), Nini studied art and graduated with a BA in Art History. At age 23, Nini moved to the U.S. to start a new life as an exchange student. She speaks three languages. Married with two active young kids and two overly active Australian Shepherds, Nini has a newfound passion: teaching. She is a certified educator for Make-up Designory (M.U.D) schools. Nini happily shares her industry knowledge with anyone devoted to the art of crafting a more beautiful, creative life.