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​​Gersende "Gerber" Charles
Professional Makeup Artist & Hair Designer

Gersende Gerber Charles is an accomplished professional makeup artist and creative hair designer with experience in all aspects of media makeup: fashion, video and print. She has always had a knack for all things beauty. Starting as a braiding specialist, Gerber perfected her craft and became known for creating intricate styles that embodied the Black Culture. Soon after, she became one of the top stylists at one of the Philadelphia's top natural hair salons. With her incredible talent and outgoing personality, she is constantly booked for beauty commercials, print campaigns, and well-known names for red carpet events. In addition, she contributes her artistic skill set to editorials, runways, and fashion advertising. Though her love for hair is what got her into the industry of beauty, makeup artistry was what helped her rise among the ranks. It wasn’t long before makeup became her passion. 

Gerber’s creativity goes beyond the chair and onto the faces of every kind of woman. Her diverse background and experience creates a unique style accredited only to her and her artistic talent. She has the innate ability to bring out the natural beauty of her subject, no matter the gender, ethnicity or character portrayal. After 15+ year career in the makeup industry, she has had the pleasure and honor to represent MAC Cosmetics, motives cosmetics and more. 

Gerber is now a salon owner of Perfect Tranzitions Hair Salon. She is summoned by some of the most celebrated individuals in the entertainment industry. Her work has been featured in Essence Philly Magazine, Black enterprise, Stage plays Fashion Magazines and more. She continues to leave her mark on red carpets and the faces of blissful brides across the globe.

When it comes to this professional Makeup Artist, Beauty Expert and a devoted mother of two handsome boys, the sky is the limit.