Atlanta based freelance makeup artist, Kat Pfender is best known for her clean makeup applications that enhance the natural beauty. With more than 21 years experience and a clientele that spans the eastern United States from Atlanta to New York, her body of work – which includes TV commercials, video productions, print advertising, catalogues, and fashion editorials – exemplifies her ability to enhance the natural beauty of the face as well as creating flawless, modern looks specifically for each project or special occasion.
Kat first got her start applying makeup for an Atlanta area studio's glamour shoots in 1993. From there she began receiving requests to do bridal makeup and entire wedding parties. In 2002, after nine years of successfully proving her natural talent and self taught skills, she chose to continue her education and become a licensed Esthetician (Skin Care Specialist). Kat continued to pursue her education over the next few years during which time she also served on the freelance teams for Chanel, MAC and Bobbi Brown before moving on to the fashion and commercial advertising side of the industry.
In 2004, Kat refocused her makeup career, turning more towards fashion editorials, print advertising and television commercials. Highly skilled at clean, fresh, modern makeup application, she also brings to every job an aptitude for organization, creativity, and a positive attitude. Kat has proven over and again her unique ability to work with all personality types even in the largest groups and proves to be an asset on any type of assignment.
In 2012, Kat expanded her career to become a Beauty Coach, obtaining certification as a NASM Personal Trainer and a certification as a Fitness Nutrition Specialist. With her newly found interest in wellness and nutrition she set out to find nutritional supplements based on her personal needs as well as the needs of her growing clientele and discovered Arbonne in 2013.
Today, Kat enjoys offering Arbonne's pure, safe, and beneficial products to her clients as well as teaching others how to create an additional stream of income from home, creating financial stability and time freedom.