April Read

“You are beautiful. Let makeup simply be the final polish of the gem.”

April Read is a makeup artist, licensed esthetician, and certified lash extension stylist from Philadelphia.  She has experience in fashion, having done makeup backstage for numerous seasons of New York Fashion Week, as well as bridal and commercial makeup work. At Rescue, in addition to makeup she specializes in brow and lash services. April has a degree in fine art and this background infuses her makeup artistry. She views the face with a painter’s eye to bring out the best in form and color. She also loves to travel and pick up on beauty practices from around the world. She believes that applying makeup should be a celebration of your face and the lovely features you already possess. She enjoys teaching people how they can enhance their natural beauty. She loves the ritual of applying makeup and hopes to share that joy with you. April’s interests also include vintage fashion, fragrance, aromatherapy, skincare, and all things glamorous!