MICHELLE SAUNDERS: MANICURIST
Michelle Saunders James is a manicurist known for her creative instincts, her gentle and thorough attention to detail, and her love of color. She creates durable, versatile, and visually rich work for a wide range of clients in the entertainment and fashion industries, high-end publications, and A-list celebrities.
Michelle began her training in her hometown of San Francisco. After opening her own successful nail salon, she relocated to Los Angeles and transitioned from working in a salon to working as an agency-represented manicurist. She is a sponsored manicurist for Essie and L’Oréal and has provided manicure and nail care advice to the readers of InStyle, Allure, Harper’s Bazaar, and other publications. Having recently returned to the Bay Area, Michelle continues to explore and experiment to create the beautiful, fashion-forward looks that are the hallmark of her work.
MICHELLE’S CLIENT LIST INCLUDES:
Target, Banana Republic, Sephora, H & M, Essie/L'Oreal, Apple, Samsung, Xfinity, Urban Decay, Benefit Cosmetics, Fenty Beauty, Saint Laurent , Bottega Venetta , Marc Jacobs, Balmain, Chloé, Tom Ford, Vanity Fair, W, Vogue, In Style, Marie Claire, Elle, Glamour, Town & Country, Kate Beckinsale, P!nk, Emily Blunt, Mandy Moore, St. Vincent, Paris Jackson, Saoirse Ronan, Taraji P. Henson