Phil Briggs is a Skin Camouflage Practitioner & Expert Witness (October 2010 - present) and a freelance Make-up and Hair Artist (September 1997 - present.)
He is a highly regarded and skilled Makeup and Hair Artist for live television with extensive senior experience running complex multi-channel TV operations. Please see his full CV for a detailed list of media work undertaken. In addition, he is a sought-after Skin Camouflage Practitioner and is on the committee of The British Association of Skin Camouflage. Phil also runs private make-up consultation businesses.
Phil has expertise in the following areas: Covering scars which were a result of accident, act of violence, burn injury, skin condition, disease, self-harm, skin graft or surgical procedure.
He also undertakes; covering Vitiligo patches, covering birthmarks, neutralising Rosacea redness, covering tattoos and much more.
Phil provides an expert witness service for rehabilitation companies who are dealing with personal injury and accident claims for clients or claims as a result of beauty treatments.
The expert witness service includes a consultation with the injury/accident client in which a full assessment is given. This is followed by a skin colour match service to obtain the best camouflage product to assist in concealing the problem area and a full application masterclass for the client.
A report is then provided stating observations, the products required, how often they will need to be purchased and the full costs of this.
If you are claiming for a personal injury or accident which has left you with a scar or blemish, your solicitor can add the cost of a camouflage consultation and subsequent product costs to your claim.
Phil can provide you with a full camouflage consultation in which your resulting condition can be assessed. Following this he can advise on how best to cover or reduce the appearance of the problem. Phil can write a full report for your solicitor detailing the products you will be required to purchase and the cost of these and future purchases. If your solicitor has not advised you of this please ask them to arrange a consultation for you.
Diploma in Skin Camouflage Application Techniques British Association of Skin Camouflage, Diploma in Specialist Make-up Techniques London College of Fashion, Advanced Make-up Techniques Jemma Kidd Academy, Hair Styling for Media London College of Fashion, Blow-Drying Techniques for Session Styling Kevin Fortune Academy, Airbrush Make-up Techniques The Delamar Academy