About The Speaker
Vanessa Davis aka “The Skulltress”
Vanessa Davis aka "THE SKULLTRESS" Vanessa Davis is known as The Skulltress, or @the_wigs_and_makeup_manager on Instagram, for her elaborate, theatrical, detailed and highly creative makeup designs and looks she creates on herself and others. She has accumulated a million followers on her Instagram platform and her work has gone viral a multitude of times. Vanessa built her social media platform whilst she worked full time, managing the Wigs & Makeup Department at English National Opera, in London, UK. Her background is theatre and she worked for 11 years in this field designing wigs, hair and makeup on 45 operas, 4 musicals and 2 plays. Into her 3rd year of social media work, Vanessa transitioned to a full time designer and influencer on social media and has partnered and collaborated with brands such as Urban Decay, Wedgwood, Disney, Warner Music, 20 Century Fox, MAC, Makeup Forever, Selfridges, Freixenet, Illamasqua, to name a few.