Charlie is a special makeup FX artist and YouTube creator with 2.6 million subscribers to his channel PinkStylist. This features a 400+ full character makeup tutorials, covering all genres from cartoon characters to full-blown horror, complete with costumes, wigs and props. He covers a wide variety of techniques suitable for beginners right through to advanced artists. Charlie has 14 years’ professional experience. He studied all areas of makeup as well as hairdressing and costume design, gaining both diploma and degree in each field. In 2006 he started his YouTube channel where he taught others all he had learned, and new techniques he discovered himself by recreating various characters from television shows and movies through step-be-step processes. In 2013 Charlie left his retail job to start his own company to teach special effects makeup to private classes, as well as to his large and dedicated following on YouTube.