Your web presence is important; it provides you with a never ending opportunity to engage with existing and potential clients. Given that there’s so many places that call for a personal description, whether it’s on the web (your personal site, Instagram, Facebook, etc.) or a personal bio you hand off to someone, many people ask us what’s the best approach to craft a personal description. Here are a few tips:
Here’s an awesome example of a makeup artist describing themselves for a personal page:
I’m a certified freelance makeup artist based in NYC and I previously trained with MAC for 2 years. I specialize in bold, dramatic looks inspired by fashion runways, which means I like to make my clients stand out and be WOW at their events. To work with me, please request a booking.
Here’s an awesome example of this same description modified to be perfect for an instagram bio:
Certified freelance makeup artist based in NYC. Trained with MAC. Bold, dramatic looks are my speciality. Book me via: [personal page]
Ideally you’ll want to provide clients with an easy way to book appointments with you and you should link out to a personal page to show you’re legit. Need a free way to make a personal page and accept bookings? Check out GlossGenius.